Explore the many things to do in the Gold Coast
Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort is conveniently located towards the northern end of the Gold Coast, a 5 minute drive from Surfers Paradise beach and just minutes away from a vast array of dining and shopping precincts. The hotel is also located 40 minutes north of the Gold Coast Airport and only a 1 hour drive away from Brisbane and both the domestic and international airports.
Numerous tourist attractions are only minutes away from the resort, making our location as convenient as it is beautiful. Refresh your wardrobe at Marina Mirage Shopping Centre whilst enjoying the breathtaking surroundings of Queensland’s finest waterfront lifestyle destination. Just a leisurely stroll from the resort, this ocean front shopping experience boasts big name brands under the stunning white sails of this iconic lifestyle haven. Shelter by day from Broadwater breezes and cruise in to complete coastal elegance.
The resort is also conveniently located for all the best attractions for kids in the Gold Coast. Sea World, one of the world’s finest marine parks and one of the most environmentally friendly lagoon habitats in the world is a five-minute drive away. Dreamworld, famous for having the biggest gravity rollercoaster in the southern hemisphere, is also home to White Water World. Dreamworld and White Water World are located off the Pacific Motorway, approximately a 30 minute drive from the hotel. Also 30 minutes away is Warner Bros. Movie World and Australian Outback Spectacular, which offers a magical experience of film-oriented escapism and Paradise Country featuring Australian wildlife and traditional outback culture. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is just a 35 minute drive away and provides children with a never ending interactive experience with nature’s many creatures.
The Gold Coast truly is the place to holiday, offering exciting tourist attractions and beautiful sights, especially from up high on the Q1 observation deck, SkyPoint. SkyPoint is one of the World’s Tallest Residential Tower, only a 10 minute drive from the hotel.
The Gold Coast Hinterland is made up of the spectacular McPherson Range which offers many walking trails. There are various National Parks within the McPherson Range, each with their own walking trails and a variety of activities. Also hidden in the mountains – at Mount Tamborine – are some of the region’s best kept secrets, including boutique wineries offering wine and exquisite food, local arts and crafts, country cafes and of course the spectacular panoramic views of the Gold Coast.
Internationally regarded golfing experiences are also in easy reach of the hotel with more than 40 championship and resort golf courses located throughout the Gold Coast.
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Below is a list of the main things to do and see in the Gold Coast.
- Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre 10.0 km/6.2 miles
- Lakelands Golf Club 15.0 km/9.3 miles
- The Glades Golf Course 20.0 km/12.4 miles
- Marina Mirage 0.1 km/0.0 miles
- Surfer's Paradise 4.0 km/2.5 miles
- Jupiter's Hotel & Casino 7.0 km/4.3 miles
- Currumbin Bird Sanctuary 24.0 km/14.9 miles
- Gold Coast Hinterland 36.0 km/22.4 miles
- Australian Outback Spectacular 11.3 km/7.0 miles
- Warner Bros. Movie World 18.0km/11.2miles
- SeaWorld® 1.0 km/0.6 miles
- Wet n' Wild Water Park 18.0 km/11.2 miles
- Dreamworld and Whitewater World 25.0 km/15.5 miles
- Australia Zoo (Wildlife and Fauna) 120.0 km/74.6 miles
- Main Beach (Restaurants and Shopping) 1.0 km/0.6 miles