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Brisbane or Gold Coast?

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Brisbane or Gold Coast?


I visiting Australia soon, and I have 10 nights do I stay all 10 nights in Gold Coast and sometime vist Brisbane? Or stay few days in Brisbane?

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12,850 posts
17 reviews
1. Re: Brisbane or Gold Coast?

Well it kind of depends on your interests and what you want to do?

I personally would not spend 10 days on the GC. I’d split my time between there and somewhere else. PerhPs fly up to Cairns and spend 5 nights in Port Douglas.

Are you able to drive and willing to hire a car? You could do 3-4 nights on the Gold Coast, a few in Brisbane and the rest on the Sunshine Coast.

Or take a trip to Sydney (fly)

Possibilities are endless.....

Brisbane, Australia
Destination Expert
for Brisbane, Queensland
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2. Re: Brisbane or Gold Coast?

Definitely have a few nights in Brisbane. Wouldyou hire acar? Driving out to a farm stay in the scenic rimregion may interest you, or just a nice BandB in a town like Toowoomba or Mt Tamborine.

Or, as AM suggests, fly somewhere else for a few days - Sydney or Cairns.


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for Canberra
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3. Re: Brisbane or Gold Coast?

I don't know if you are seeing the replies you've been getting, but as I said before it would be helpful to you if you tell us how much time you have altogether, when, which destinations you are visiting, and what sort of road trip you want.

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