Your ‘Virtual' Guide to the Gold Coast
While travel may be temporarily restricted, we have pulled together a list of some of the best ‘virtual’ Gold Coast experiences for you to enjoy a holiday from your living room!
Animal Experiences & Theme Parks
Visit the Sea World Facebook page to follow the adventures of loveable seal, Birri Junior, as she explores the park and visits the other animals habitats! There’s also educational talks with park staff and more.
Still on the wildlife theme, head over to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Facebook page full of interesting animal facts and downloadable kids activities.
Gold Coast Beaches & Backgrounds
If it’s a dose of Vitamin ‘Sea’ that you’re missing, Coastal Watch has live surf cams on many of the Gold Coast beaches, so you can check out what’s happening at your favourite beach! View the Broadbeach Kurrawa Surf Cam.
Put a little zip in your next zoom meeting with these amazing Destination Gold Coast zoom backgrounds! With images of the beautiful beaches and lush hinterland, you’ll feel more relaxed in no time.
Shopping Gold Coast Markets
While Gold Coast markets remain closed, a few organisers have come up with innovative ways to continue to connect you with your favourite stall holders. Check out Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets online and The Village Markets TVM Insta Market.
The Gold Coast is synonymous with a healthy active lifestyle. Check out the City of Gold Coast’s Active and Healthy calendar for a list of livestream activities to participate in. Classes include Yoga, Tai Chi, Bootcamps, Pilates, Kids activities and even skateboarding tricks! View the calendar here
Enjoy your favourite beverage at home while participating in some pub style trivia.
How to play: trivia enthusiasts are encourage to join Time Out Group’s Online Venue Entertainment Facebook group. Within the group, players will find helpful videos and instructions on how to join in on the action and test their knowledge against players across the nation. Live videos are hosted on YouTube, with quiz participants able to use their smartphones as interactive buzzers via a dedicated web portal. There are currently three game show nights per week; Wednesday and Thursday night at 7pm and Friday night at the up late hour of 9pm (hey, it's Friday night!) Themed nights are coming soon. Oh, and participation is free!
Stay safe. We are looking forward to seeing all our guests again here at Capricornia Apartments Broadbeach when travel is allowed again.