Gold Coast, Australia (1 – Introduction)

I was in Brisbane for work but managed to drop by Gold Coast for the weekend.

Gold Coast, Australia Ride

Motorcycle: Sym 150cc scooter from Moped City at AUD 120 for 24 hrs.  Car rentals are cheaper!
Distance Covered: ~300KM
Reference: Lonely Planet East Coast Australia and tourist maps
Quick Review: Pleasantly surprised to find interesting rides so near Gold Coast.


Day 1: Reached Surfers Paradise
Day 2: Surfers Paradise > Sanctuary Cove > Tamborine National Park > O’ Reilly > Surfers Paradise
Day 3: Surfers Paradise > Springbrook > Surfers Paradise

Route at Gold Coast

Unlike some of my previous long-winded trip reports, this will be a very brief report with mostly photos.

The Gold Coast, Australia trip report is divided into the following sections:

  1. Introduction (You are here)
  2. Journey Day 1, 2 (Surfers Paradise – Tamborine, O’Reilly)
  3. Journey Day 3 (Surfers Paradise – Springbrook)

Disclaimer: This trip was taken in March 2010. The information is provided ‘as is’ with no warranties and confers no rights. If you are interested to know more, please add a comment and I will update the post with more details. :)

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