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21 Things Only People From The Gold Coast Understand

It's Australia's answer to Las Vegas... or something.

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1. Spotting Southern Cross tattoos is a spectator sport

2. You probably know someone who went to high school with Margot Robbie

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3. Every kid wanted to be an ironman (or woman) at some point

Yeah look, we can't all be Courtney Hancock or Ky Hurst.
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Yeah look, we can't all be Courtney Hancock or Ky Hurst.

4. There are more road works than actual roads

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5. Schoolies season means you avoid Surfers Paradise at all costs for three weeks a year

6. When someone says ‘pizza’ Justin Lane is the ONLY option

7. You can still go sunbathing during ‘winter’

8. You will end up walking home with your high heels in your hand at some point

9. Or worse

Mmmmmm. Comfy.

10. Kurt Coleman sightings are a regular occurrence

#PerfLikeKurt
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#PerfLikeKurt

11. Theme parks are your backyard

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12. You only swim in the canals if you want to meet an untimely end

Because BULL SHARKS!
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Because BULL SHARKS!

13. Seventy per cent of the people you went to high school with are now personal trainers

14. It’s the Titans or nothing

15. Thongs are sometimes considered formal attire

16. You will, at least once, be required to pick your mum and her girlfriends up from Melbas at 3am in the morning

17. EVERYONE is tanned, just like Kurt Coleman

Fake tan or otherwise.
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Fake tan or otherwise.

18. At least five to six of your friends will have parents who are bikies

19. You get your boat license before your drivers license

20. Everyone can surf, even your dentist

21. Because come on, just look at these beaches

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