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Gold Coast Surfing, An Experience Of A Lifetime – Come On, Eddie Would Go!

Dreaming on getting back on that surfboard and carving through the barrelling waves? It is no secret when you say “the ideal surfing spot” you hear the “Gold Coast”! Even though there are other spectacular surfing locations all over the world, the pro surfers always seem to prefer the pristine coastline of the Gold Coast. Famous for producing thrilling waves amidst a spectacular setting, this part of Australia is the ideal vacation spot for all the “Pro Bros” and even for the beach bums! Look through these pointers if you are planning on your next surfing vacation.

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Gold Coast, Queensland

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A renowned coastal city in the state of Queensland, Gold Coast is located 66km south of Brisbane. With stunning sun kissed beaches and striking ocean vistas, this spectacular vacation destination attracts millions of travellers, surfing-fanatics and even families looking for a fun-time on the beach.

How to pin down an isolated wave

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Although it could be quite difficult to lock down that perfectly isolated wave during the season, you can head up to Palm Beach or even Broadbeach. These beaches can be remarkably empty even during the surfing season. Those looking for accommodation in the nearby area can consider options such as Oaks Calypso Plaza.

For the novices

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Novices can learn how to carve through the waves from the pros when in Gold Coast. Lucky for you, surf schools such as Get Wet Surf School and Surf World Gold Coast are located right on the shoreline.

Where to chow-down

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Blessed with a fun-loving atmosphere, the Gold Coast is dotted with some nice bars and restaurants to grab a flavourful local grub. If you are looking for the best burger in the area, do not forget to visit Bondi Grill’e, where you can find a range of signatures burgers that go under “surfers’ choice”. Try out the Varazze Burger with a handmade beef patty or chicken fillet with pepperoni and Bococcini Cheese on a toasted bun with lettuce and tomato!

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