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Getting There

The Castrol Gold Coast 600 is run on the streets of Surfers Paradise. The track is located at the Northern End of Surfers Paradise, 20 kilometres north of Gold Coast Airport along Gold Coast Highway.

From Brisbane travel 85 kilometres south of Brisbane Airport along the Gateway Motorway, then Pacific Motorway, then Smith Street Motorway.

Accommodation

To the holiday maker, the famous Gold Coast experience represents Australia at its best. The collective voice of more than 10.5 million visitors each year is a clear indication of the region’s ability to continually offer up new and innovative things to see and do all year long. Such strength lies in the natural and man made diversity of a destination which is scenic and peaceful as much as it is fast paced and active.

From rural Beenleigh in the north to picturesque Kingscliff beach in the south, west to the hinterland region and the famed Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach in between; the Gold Coast experience is much more than you expect.

Behind every name on the Gold Coast map there’s a new and exciting experience waiting for you, your family and friends see visitgoldcoast.com for more information on what the Gold Coast has to offer.

There is a range of accommodation available on the Gold Coast. Visit visitgoldcoast.com/where-to-stay/ for more information. 

Public Transport Options

Plan your public transport journey with the TransLink Journey Planner available from the TransLink website or by calling TransLink on 13 12 30.

Active Travel

Why not leave the car at home and actively travel to the event? Active travel is a fast, cheap, convenient and healthy alternative to car travel avoiding any delays and parking restrictions. Whether you are travelling by foot, bike, scooter or roller blade, Google Maps has walking and cycling options that can assist you with choosing optimum routes and provides detailed directions, approximate travel distance and duration. It should be noted that some short cuts & new links are not yet shown on Google Maps, so explore the city and discover our hidden gems. Visit the Google Maps web page or access the app on your smart phone for Gold Coast street maps, directions and journey planning.  

Flights

Fly direct to the Gold Coast and spend less time travelling and more time enjoying your stay. Gold Coast Airport welcomes international services from Osaka, Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Auckland and Christchurch. Direct flights are also available from a number of domestic destinations such as Adelaide, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Launceston, Melbourne, Mount Isa, Newcastle and Sydney. Airlines include Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Tiger Airways, AirAsia X, Scoot, Air New Zealand and Airnorth. For information on flights to and from the Gold Coast, visit goldcoastairport.com.au.

From the Airport

The Gold Coast Domestic & International Airport is located just 20 kilometres south of Surfers Paradise. There is a conveniently located information desk at the airport to assist you in getting to your destination. The route 777 bus departs from the Gold Coast Airport daily travelling north via Burleigh Heads and terminates at the Broadbeach South Light Rail Station/Bus Interchange. Passengers will need to transfer onto light rail and exit at Southport Station to access the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre. For more information on connecting services, visit TransLink