Gold Coast and surrounding regions

Check out these articles for travel tips and inspiration for your next trip to the Gold Coast Australia. My Gold Coast content is focused on hiking trails, waterfalls and other free things to do.

Hiking in Burleigh Heads National Park
Burleigh Heads National Park offers the best of the best: perfect views of the Gold Coast City skyline, access to remote beaches and creeks, native rainforest and a number of unique viewpoints. Burleigh Heads National Park is my 1 hiking trail on the Gold Coast as it exposes you to so […]

Hiking in Burleigh Heads National Park

Instagram Hot Spots on the Gold Coast
When we think of the Gold Coast, we immediately think of the vibrant skyline and lively nightlife, but the truth is, there is so much more to the Gold Coast. The Gold Coast is home to 72 km of pristine beaches and surf breaks,  perfect climate, lush hinterland and rainforests, waterfalls and […]

101 Things to do on the Gold Coast – Australia

Free things to do on the Gold Coast
Binna Burra is located in the Gold Coast hinterland, within Lamington National Park. Binna Burra has a number of hikes, tumbling waterfalls, breathtaking lookouts, caves and fern gullies waiting to be explored. Why not grab your best friends and hire a cottage in the rainforest for a weekend away. In the post, you […]

Quick Guide to Binna Burra – Gold Coast

Gold Coasts Best lookouts
There are endless places to sit back and enjoy the gorgeous views on the Gold Coast, but if you are only here for a few days, you won’t be able to visit them all.  Here I present to you, the best Gold Coast Lookouts (South to North). Point Danger The Southernmost […]

Gold Coast Lookouts that you can’t miss

Cabarita Beach
Cabarita is a small coastal town in Northern NSW. The coastal town is the perfect destination for a beachside getaway. The stunning coastlines, surf and tropical waters will create perfect days for you and your family. This is everything you should know about visiting Cabarita Beach. Things to do in Cabarita Beach […]

Cabarita Beach – The perfect holiday destination

Instagram Hot Spots on the Gold Coast
Budds Beach in Surfers Paradise is one of the best places to go Stand Up Paddle Boarding on the Gold Coast. This article will share tips on stand up paddle boarding at Budds beach and my story. Hiring a Stand Up Paddle Board at Budds Beach There are a number of […]

Stand Up Paddle Boarding – Budds Beach Gold Coast

Gold Coasts Best Beaches
The Gold Coast is home to 72 km of pristine coastline, made up of many different beaches. Every beach on the Gold Coast is amazing, however, there are a few beaches in particular that I consider to be the best beaches in the Gold Coast. Best Beaches in Gold Coast Burleigh […]

Best Beaches in Gold Coast

Day trips from the Gold Coast
Mount Warning is the highest peak in the Northern NSW region. The hike is best described as strenuous, but worth it for the view. I have hiked Mount Warning a few times now and it never disappoints. The Trail to Mount Warning 9km round trip2-5 hours return The trail starts from […]

Hiking Mount Warning – Everything you need to know

Coombabah Lakelands
Coombabah Lakelands Conservation Area protects more than 1200 hectares of wetland, eucalypt forest, salt marsh and mangrove habitat. The area is ideal for short and long walks, bike riding, trail running, bird watching and native wildlife spotting. You can expect to see a variety of wildlife including kangaroos, koalas, owls and grey-head flying […]

Visiting Coombabah Lakelands Conservation Area- Gold Coast

Day trips from the Gold Coast
The view from Minyon Falls lookout is the best in the area. From the lookout, you can see the water rushing over the edge and into a deep palm-shaded valley roughly 100m below. The tops of the cliffs are forested with Australian eucalypts, blackbutt and scribbly gum. At the base of Minyon […]

Hiking Minyon Falls – Australia

Dreamtime Beach
What a delightful Sunday it has been here on the Sunny Gold Coast and surrounding regions. For those who don’t know, I am currently residing on Australia’s Gold Coast while I work full-time and save for my next adventure (CANT WAIT). I spend my precious free time (my weekends) exploring the Gold […]

Whale Watching at Dreamtime Beach