Swoon Under the Moon: Enjoying the Gold Coast Night Life


Just because the night has fallen at the Gold Coast doesn’t mean the fun should stop. Bathed in sunshine by day and rewarded with clear skies at night, Australia’s top surfing destination refuses to slow down even after sunset.


With a vibrant mix of live entertainment, romantic cruises, night bazaars, and family-friendly cafes on the Gold Coast, you’ll definitely find yourself staying up late.

Raise the bar!

Nothing makes you feel on holiday like sipping a cocktail, enjoying the vast range of choices from classy lounge bars at some of the Gold Coast’s lively venues to the more relaxed traditional Aussie pubs. Delight yourself with the fine liqueurs and tasty delicatessen that welcome both foreign and local palates.

The Beach Bazaar

You can explore almost 100 market stalls on Surfers Paradise Foreshore. Featuring a selection of local products, including fashion dresses, jewellery, artworks, crafts, and home accessories, you can find almost anything you need at these night markets.

At night, the Gold Coast’s countless city lights make for a remarkable setting and invite visitors onto the streets in search of fun. From cafes and bars to shopping centres and musical concerts, there’s an assortment of things to see and do after dark. So plan your stay around Surfers Paradise, and experience the thrill and fun that never sleeps.