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. Surfers waiting for waves, Pat Fagan Park Getting around Moving around is easy with light rail infrastructure, affordable public transport and two international airports. Related articles Lifestyle The ultimate dog-friendly guide to the Gold Coast Live Gold Coast restaurants and cafes serving gluten-free options Arts & culture Getting creative with clay Live Family-friendly adventures for the long weekend Film & screen Lincoln Lewis 'froths hard’ for the Gold Coast Lifestyle Remembering the ANZACs Business & invest The rise of distilleries on the Gold Coast Live The best places for all your seafood needs Arts & culture Fifty Years of Gold Coast Fashion Live Gold Coast lunch venues with a water view Business & invest How social worker Simone met domestic violence barrier head on See & do Coolangatta set to rock on with sounds of yesteryear 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.