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Address: 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 2004, Australia
Phone Number: +61 (0)7 5581 6567
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Art on the Gold Coast!

For those who want to enjoy an arts and cultural experience the Gold Coast Art Gallery and Arts Centre is the first place to go. There are 3 exhibition spaces and the quality of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Anna B
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For those who want to enjoy an arts and cultural experience the Gold Coast Art Gallery and Arts Centre is the first place to go. There are 3 exhibition spaces and the quality of the exhibits and the works are outstanding - stimulating, challenging and enjoyable. Not only the art and craft of the region can be found there but... More 

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Thank Anna B
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Good spot. Nice food - pies, muffins, pastas, Vietnamese prawn rolls, Caesar salads, and so on. Great to go for a bite when seeing something at the gallery. Parking is easy. It will be even better when they revamp the buildings so you can face the water.

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Thank F V
Brisbane
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161 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Always an inspiring place to wander around and then maybe enjoy a light meal at the Arts Cafe or see a movie. Well priced art pieces too. Well worth a visit

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Thank LynnieofCapri1
Brisbane, Australia
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We visited the gallery recently to check out an exhibition. I was disappointed with the exhibition - for one thing there were far too many works jammed in. Perhaps less walk around space and more hanging area would work but it was impossible to appreciate any of the better art works and the groupings seemed to be all wrong. I... More 

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Thank JillDV8
Bribie Island, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We visited the gallery recently but I guess it depends on the genre of art which interests you. We didn't find it very exciting. However there is a comfortable movie theatre there and the centre and a cafe in the precinct.

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Thank MaggieB75
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

we have function from restaurant industry lunch as well gala dinner , always presentation very professionally.

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Thank Surjit singh D
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A little bit hard to find in the complex, clearer signage would have helped. The exhibition we saw was excellent and the volunteers were helpful. Better advertising would bring more visitors.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Nice and relaxing visit. Some very nice paintings and a lovely needlework exhibition. Caught the bus back to surfers and got off at chevron island and had a quick look at the shops. Excellent pie at Goldsteins Bakery. So popular they sell out and I had to wait 10 minutes for a new batch. Worth it though!

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Thank familyfuninsun
Carrara, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Food selection is poor and service is chaotic to say the least. As a restaurant adjoining the actual art centre where good show are featured it should be a much better standard.

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Thank HawneysWorld
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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70 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Art, it is said, is in the eye of the beholder. You really can't rely on another persons opinion...but I'll give mine, anyway. This is the most boring art gallery that I have ever visited. That's it!

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