7 Things to Do in Main Beach
Main Beach is a seaside suburb of the Gold Coast located just north of Surfers Paradise, if you're interested in exploring the area, then here's a few
of our favourite Main Beach attractions to get you started:
Sea World Gold Coast:
Seaworld Drive, Main Beach
Sea World on the Gold Coast is a family friendly attraction that offers a mix of rides and entertainment with animal viewing and experiences. See dolphins, seals, penguins, polar bear, pat a stingray or even a sea-slug! There are rides to suit all ages and thrill levels including the new Nickelodeon Land for the youngest guests. This is the closest of the Gold Coast theme parks.
Located next door to the Palazzo Versace you'll find Marina Mirage Waterfront Shopping and Dining. The centre is home to high-end and top fashion boutiques including Carla Zampatti, Calvin Klein, Arden, Janine Edwards, French Connection and more. You'll also be treated to a great selection of dining options such as Glass Dining & Lounge Bar, Fellini Ristorante E Bar, Ribs and Rump, and N3 Tapas Bar.
Find them at 74 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach
Marina Mirage Farmers Market:
This popular farmers market is a good place to shop for produce to use in your fully equipped kitchen at Bel Air on Broadbeach during your stay, or to enjoy a picnic in the great outdoors. Open every Saturday from 7am to 12pm, you can pick up gourmet foods, organic and fresh produce, artisan products, gluten-free treats and more.
Gold Coast Fishermen's Co-operative:
Do you love fresh seafood? Then make a visit to the Gold Coast Fishermen's Co-op and get fresh caught seafood, directly from the trawler who caught it! There's a fleet of 12 trawlers including a Spanner Crab Vessel, Tuna Long Liners and Prawn Trawlers - all selling their catch, from that morning. They trade 7 days, from 7am until sold out.
Find them at 168 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach.
There's an old bathing pavilion here, Pavilion 34, that has been turned into a casual beach cafe complete with the beachside favourites of yesteryear ... think chikko rolls, potato scallops and pineapple fritters! The old change pavilions are still here along with photos to show visitors the old Main Beach.
Federation Walk Coastal Reserve:
Situated on The Spit, Federation Walk provides a relaxing way to enjoy the outdoor lifestyle of the Gold Coast and discover our regions dynamic ecosystem. The area consists of 93 hectares of coastal dunes, with a unique fusion of native vegetation, open space and ocean views. Federation Walk starts opposite the entrance to Sea World, the designated pathway will take you all the way through the Coastal Reserve to the Gold Coast Seaway. Be sure to keep an eye out for the amazing local bird life including Hawks, Eagles, Osprey, Owls, Gulls and Terns, Cuckoos, Quails and many more.
The cosmopolitan hub of Main Beach offers a trendy selection of restaurants, cafes, bars and shopping boutiques. Enjoy a bite to eat or sit back with a coffee and enjoy the pace of this cool Gold Coast village.
Domanis Cafe Restaurant Bar, Milan on Main, Lemongrass Thai, Bistro Chico, Goa Indian Fusion, and Hot Shott, are just some of the options that await.
Bel Air on Broadbeach offers 1, 2 and 3 bedroom fully-self contained Gold Coast holiday apartments, with
resort facilities including an indoor and outdoor pool, spa, sauna, onsite cafe and gym.
Plus, if you book directly through our website you'll receive free wifi!
Make your Gold Coast accommodation booking today.
Posted (Tue May 2017)