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Address: The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: 0755399299
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The three-kilometer strip of golden sand between Surfers Paradise and the...

The three-kilometer strip of golden sand between Surfers Paradise and the Pacific Ocean is Australia's iconic beach, a postcard-perfect locale that conjures up 'paradise' to millions. Throughout the year, our beach welcomes swimmers, joggers, surfers and strollers from around the Gold Coast, around Australia and around the World. There are a few simple things you can do to ensure that your day at Surfers Paradise beach is a safe and happy one. Always swim between the red and yellow flags. If the flags aren't up, it may not safe to swim, so always ask a lifeguard if it's safe to swim if you cannot see the flags. Check for additional beach signage, as this may change every day. Read the safety warnings. Check with a lifeguard about beach and water conditions if you're not sure it's safe. Put your hand up and stay calm if you get in trouble in the water. Stay sun safe: Slip on a shirt, slop on sunscreen, slap on a hat, seek shade and slide on sunglasses. Leave valuables at home or in your apartment.

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Clean and family friendly

The beach is beautifully clean. The life guards have the flags out depending on where it's safe to swim. Just a stones through from Cavil Ave it's a beautiful place to relax on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Cathryn P
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Melbourne, Australia
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is beautifully clean. The life guards have the flags out depending on where it's safe to swim. Just a stones through from Cavil Ave it's a beautiful place to relax on the beach, build sandcastles or swim .

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Felt on the holiday the moment we got here-loved it! You need to check out the beach and the awesome restaurants around Surfers Paradise-such a cool place.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A Beautiful people, place, living things, natural habitat, etc. really a beautiful. I wish i can stay more longer.

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Thank crisantovv
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful beach that is well patrolled in a number of locations. A great walk and very popular with tourists and locals alike. The only thing and it's only a small thing is the high rise buildings block the sun and shadow the beach early of an afternoon ..

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Right on the edge of the main shopping precinct that is Cavil Avenue Mall, Surfer's Paradise beach has lovely clean sand, cool water and bronzed bodies. The only negative is that the beach becomes super crowded during summer school holidays.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful Beaches and stunning skyscrapers create a perfect backdrop for the perfect picturesque holiday location.

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Thank Bec R
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What else to say except it's SURFER'S PARADISE BEACH! Voted one of the best beaches in the world - and also one of the cleanest. Good to walk along during the night, too - particularly when the Night Markets are on. I've actually never seen it deserted...

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Thank 366pearlh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

You could walk for miles. The beaches are clean water beautiful. Stores all along the beaches for all your needs.

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we stayed here because everything was to hand, came by bus/train from Brisbane because we dident want to drive, that was so easy with good conections on both train and bus which stops almost out side. Out side holiday season is best for us as it can get very busy there

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

stayed for 9 days, so many activities to choose from. warm sunny days, soft sandy beach, warm water, no more pasty white tan less skin. perfect for an activity filled holiday or a lazy relaxing drinking and eating time away from normal life

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