BEACHES, that are world - renowned for their beauty, cleanliness and fine surfing conditions, are probably the Gold Coast's biggest attraction. During summer, there are 35 flagged beaches open with an extra 65 casual lifeguards patrolling from 7.30am until 6.30pm. After a day on the beach, visiting the theme parks or exploring the Hinterland, there's a plethora of night time activities to satisfy everyone - whether you're in the mood to party or just want a romantic evening out.
The region's array of world-class theme parks collectively entertain millions of visitors per year and consistently win Queensland and national tourism awards for excellence. The theme parks - Sea World, Movie World, Wet n Wild and Dreamworld - boast thrilling rides, live shows, shopping and dining
SurfersParadise is the Coast's after-dark entertainment hotspot, with a huge selection of nightclubs, bars and restaurants for younger and older patrons. If you're in the mood for a flutter, want to see a great live show, dine casually or formally or just enjoy a relaxing drink with friends; Conrad Jupiters is open 24 hours. A quick monorail ride across the highway from the Casino is the Broadbeach Mall, which boasts some of the Gold Coast's best restaurants covering a wide range of international cuisines.
Now the Coast with the most is poised to becoming Australia’s convention and conference capital, and the Cascade Gardens Apartments are perfectly situated for attendees and delegates of this latest addition to the Gold Coast.