Located in Queensland, Australia, this city is one of the rarest neighbors of the Pacific ocean. The Gold Coast, which is actually known as an administrative settlement, is a perfect place that attracts attention with its 50 km coast along the Pacific coast. The area of this city with a population of 591 thousand is 1,402 square kilometers. This huge region is known as one of the few places in the world where at least people fall per square meter. We can say that especially the beach and seafood culture is dominant in this region. It is also known to be one of the first frequent destinations for explorers coming to the continent.
Gold Coast History
Captain James Cook discovered this area in 1770. Since 1970, a more powerful transition has been made to settled life and modern life, and very important commercial activities have emerged here. It has very strong ties with Far Eastern countries especially with European and American countries. Per capita population income per capita is approaching 100 thousand dollars. Faced with the invasion of the British and the Dutch, this region was occupied by the French for a while. The languages of all these countries are still official languages in the Gold Coast Senate.
Places to Visit in Gold Coast
As a water-themed park, Sea World is home to sharks and animals such as dolphins, whales that you have never dared to see anywhere before.
Dreamworld is waiting for you and your loved ones as entertainment center.
Warner Bros. Movie World is an amazing amusement and entertainment island.
SkyPoint Observation Deck is a fantastic region filled with koalas, and watching the landscape from here will be a unique experience.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is one of Australia’s largest zoos.
Springbrook National Park is home to wonderful waterfalls and great views.
Broadbeach is a fun place where you can enjoy the beach.
Burleigh Heads is home to campsites worth visiting.