THE LIFESTYLE CAPITAL OF AUSTRALIA

Experience Gold Coast has brought together Destination Gold Coast, Major Events Gold Coast, Study Gold Coast, Placemakers*, and HOTA, Home of the Arts.

Our focus is on strengthening the Gold Coast’s position as Australia’s premier visitor destination, being a home of major events, a preferred place to study and delivering arts and cultural experiences to become the Lifestyle Capital of Australia. 
Tourism

Tourism

Experience Gold Coast operates a membership-based Destination Marketing Organisation representing the industry and generating increased visitor demand, visitor arrivals, and visitor expenditure for the benefit of the city.
Tourism
Uniting Gold Coast Tourism
Events

Events

Experience Gold Coast curates an inspiring and diverse portfolio of events and deliver a whole of city strategic approach to major event acquisition, management, and delivery.
Events
The Ultimate Events Destination
Education

Education

The education team empowers people to realise their potential. We attract students to our city as an education destination while providing meaningful student experiences that add depth to the city's social fabric.
Education
World-Class Education on the Gold Coast
Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Experience the pulse of Gold Coast's culture - a canvas of cultural diversity, celebrating creativity in every form
Arts & Culture
Where lifestyle meets art
Business Events

Business Events

The Gold Coast offers an ideal blend of professional and leisure environments for business events, boasting world-class venues and exceptional hospitality. Its combination of modern facilities and vibrant culture makes it a top choice for memorable and impactful business gatherings.
Business Events
The Imagination Capital
HOTA, Home of the Arts

HOTA, Home of the Arts

HOTA, Home of the Arts - your place for live performances, lake-side strolls, star-gazing, cinema-watching, art and new ideas. Discover art for everyone - indoors and out.
HOTA, Home of the Arts
Gold Coast's Cultural Mosaic
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

Experience Gold Coast acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we are situated, the Kombumerri families of the Yugambeh Language Region. 
 
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connections to the lands, waters and their extended communities throughout Southeast Queensland.