Things to do

Relax by the pool with a drink in hand or host a quintessential Aussie BBQ. Indulge in the national pastime of surfing, with a patrolled beach just down the road and 17 km of glorious coastline to explore. Eat, shop and spa with favoured local haunts all within walking distance of Avani Broadbeach.

Leisure Listing

  • Surf’s Up at AVANI Broadbeach Gold Coast Residences


    Broadbeach is loved by locals for its epic surf, with some of the most challenging rips around. Master the waves with lessons from local surfies at Broadbeach Surf School.
  • family riding rollercoaster at Movie World on Gold Coast near AVANI Broadbeach hotel


    The Gold Coast is home to some of the wildest rides. Spend fun days with family at Warners Bros. Movie World, Dream World, Sea World and Wet ‘n’ Wild.

    Can’t get enough of the relaxed, coastal vibes of Broadbeach? Then we know you’ll love Burleigh Heads! Just a 15-minute drive down the road, pack some wine and cheese and perk yourself on the Burleigh Hill, a favourite spot among locals with grassy hills and magical views all the way to Surfer’s Paradise.
  • Retail Therapy at AVANI Broadbeach Gold Coast Residences


    With a wide range of world-class shops, the sprawling Pacific Fair Shopping Centre is well worth a day of exploring. Closer to home, local gems include YSL Jewels by Gold Coast designer Fabiene and a fortnightly arts and crafts market down at Kurrawa Park. Place your bets at the The Star, a glitzy casino with plenty of entertainment. Dine locally at one-hat Social Eating House & Bar and relax with blissful massages at nearby Endota Spa.
  • koalas on broadbeach at Gold Coast zoo


    Cuddle a koala. Spar with a wallaby. Get up close with emus and dingoes and the resident platypus. Experience the bush with a visit to a traditional outback farm complete with sheep shearing. Head out to sea to track majestic humpback whales.
  • family bushwalking tracks near Broadbeach on Gold Coast


    Explore “the green behind the gold” – the Gold Coast’s hinterlands, home to three national parks, mountains, waterfalls and spectacular natural rock formations. Stop off at a local vineyard for an afternoon of wine tasting.