Live Lifestyle A vibrant and dynamic city, the Gold Coast offers an enviable lifestyle, making it one of the best places in the world to live, work and play. Local life Days spent soaking up the great outdoors, vibrant culture, alfresco dining and retail therapy. Family friendly The quality of life on the Gold Coast makes it one of the world’s most family-friendly cities. Active lifestyle The Gold Coast offers an incredible natural terrain and climate to get out and be active. What’s on Our official guide to a packed calendar of exciting events, happening right across the Gold Coast. Climate 300 days of sunshine a year, our warm days and balmy nights are more than alluring. Getting around Moving around is easy with light rail infrastructure, affordable public transport and two international airports. Related articles Live The HOPO Ferry takes in the beauty of the Gold Coast Sport Ian Thorpe: Take your marks, get set, GO-LD COAST Live Coast leads way in beachfront rainforest restoration Live Gold Coast to become skate central Business & invest Five local designers that showcased at this year's Gold Coast Fashion Week Live The Gold Coast’s best hidden bars Business & invest Like father like son, the Gloftis family…. Live The ultimate dog-friendly guide to the Gold Coast Live 11 Amazing cafés in the Gold Coast's north Live Gold Coast on a budget Live Gold Coast activities for the family these school holidays Live Parkrun: The community changing lives one step at a time Living on the Gold Coast The Gold Coast From our breathtaking beaches to the majestic hinterland, there is nowhere else like the Gold Coast. Natural beauty Gold Coast possesses a unique geographical footprint that makes it a haven for nature lovers.