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Spend your Show Holiday in Paradise!

Are you one of the lucky guests who has booked our coveted Show Holiday package? Get ready – we’re giving you the full rundown on everything you need to know…

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Christmas Day in Paradise!

Can you believe we’re already thinking about Christmas?! We can’t. But, with half of the year already flying by, it’s time to start planning your Christmas Day celebrations – and…

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Family Eats Free is back!

The best things in life can indeed be free, as we are brining back one of our most popular packages, “Family Eats FREE” for bookings until 31 July 2022.

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Winter in Paradise

It’s typically thought of as a summer holiday destination, but the Gold Coast is a total hotspot during the cooler months, too! Check out some of the events and activities…

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A show holiday, every day!

After being blessed with so many holidays and long weekends at the start of the year, it feels like a long time until our next break. That’s why, at Paradise…

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What’s new at Paradise Resort (and hidden Gold Coast gems)

No matter how long it’s been since your last stay at Paradise Resort, chances are, there are a few new additions worth checking out. Read on to find out what’s…

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Paradise Resort Gold Coast has struck Gold by taking out the win for ‘Unique Accommodation’ at Queensland Tourism Awards.

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Paradise Resort recognised in Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards

If 2021 was going to be harder than 2020, no one told the team at Paradise Resort Gold Coast.

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Your weekend in paradise all planned out

  It’s the Gold Coast’s tourist Mecca, but even locals love spending a weekend exploring iconic Surfers Paradise. From weird and wonderful attractions to Instagrammable bars, plus natural beauty by…

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15/07/2022

Spend your Show Holiday in Paradise!

Are you one of the lucky guests who has booked our coveted Show Holiday package? Get ready – we’re giving you the full rundown on everything you need to know before your stay.

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#goldcoastresort#goldcoastshowholiday#ekkashow#showholiday2022#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#goldcoasttravels
15/07/2022

What’s new at Kids’ Club?

The Paradise Resort Kids’ Club is an institution – beloved by holidaying parents and children alike for its varied program of activities, fun facilities and expert care. If it’s been a while since you paid us a visit, read on to find out what’s new.

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#kidsclub#goldcoastravels#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#heaveanforkids#paradiseforparents#goldcoastgetaway
15/07/2022

Christmas Day in Paradise!

Can you believe we’re already thinking about Christmas?! We can’t. But, with half of the year already flying by, it’s time to start planning your Christmas Day celebrations – and Paradise Resort is the place to spend it.

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#goldcoastgetaway#christmas2022#christmaslunch#christmasdinner#christmascelebrations#santa#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#seafoodbuffet#familyholiday#goldcoasttravels
15/07/2022

Paradise Resort does the CEO Sleepout

On June 23, 2022, the Paradise Resort team took part in the annual CEO Sleepout – raising money to help Vinnies reduce homelessness in the process. Read on to find out all about the event, how much money we raised and why we think it’s such an important cause. 

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#fundraiser#paradiseresortstaff#employeeactivity#vinnie'sceosleepout#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#CEOsleepout2022#charity
15/07/2022

Make your meal PLANTastic!

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#vegan#plant-based burger#eat#impossible burger#healthy eating#healthy on holidays#paradiseresortgc#plant-based#goldcoasttravels
05/07/2022

Family Eats Free is back!

The best things in life can indeed be free, as we are brining back one of our most popular packages, “Family Eats FREE” for bookings until 31 July 2022.

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17/06/2022

Meet our mascot, Astro!

For 10 years, Paradise Resort has been home to a very special adventurer. Meet Astro, our on-site space explorer hailing all the way from the planet Bubbleton.

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#birthdayparty#paradiesresortgoldcoast#mascot#astro
16/06/2022

Winter in Paradise

It’s typically thought of as a summer holiday destination, but the Gold Coast is a total hotspot during the cooler months, too! Check out some of the events and activities you simply must do this winter – both here at Paradise Resort and around town.

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#winterinparadise#winterholidays#paradiseresortgc#familyvacation#goldcoastgetaway#goldcoastresort
16/06/2022

Stay connected with us

The Paradise Resort fun doesn’t need to end when you check out. Did you know that you can follow us on Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and even LinkedIn (for employment opportunities and industry insights)?! Here are a few reasons why you should…  

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#goldcoastresort#familyvacation#TikTok#paradiseresortgc#socialmedia#Instagram#linkedin#stayconnected#Facebook
16/06/2022

Pamper Parlour

What better time to treat yourself than on a family holiday? In addition to our on-site ice-skating rink, rock climbing wall, kids club and multiple playgrounds and water parks, Paradise Resort offers pampering aplenty. We really have thought of everything.

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#goldcoastresort#familyvacation#pamperparlour#hairbraiding#paradiseresortgc#pamperparty#glampack#goldcoastgetaway
16/06/2022

Stay and Play – How to spend your Experience Oz vouchers

When you book your Paradise Resort stay as part of our current Stay and Play package, you’ll get up to $400 to spend with Experience Oz – one of the Gold Coast’s best tour providers.

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#localattractions#familyvacation#paradiseresortgc#tourism#favouritefamilyresort#goldcoastvacation#goldcoastgetaway
16/06/2022

How to spend a family weekend on the Gold Coast

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#familyvacation#paradiseresortgc#whattodoonthegoldcoast#goldcoastactivities#goldcoastvacation#goldcoasttravels
06/06/2022

CEO Sleepout 2022

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#fundraiser#paradiseresortstaff#paradiseresortgc#employeeactivity#CEOsleepout2022#charity
27/04/2022

Things for pregnant women to do at Paradise Resort

There really is something for everyone at Paradise Resort – expecting mamas included! Here, we share our top bump-friendly activities for your next visit, from relaxing poolside with a mocktail in hand to free yoga classes and so much more.

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#family vacation#babies#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#Favourite Family Resort#paradise for parents#pregnant women#mums vacation
27/04/2022

A show holiday, every day!

After being blessed with so many holidays and long weekends at the start of the year, it feels like a long time until our next break. That’s why, at Paradise Resort, we let you live like every day is a show holiday!

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#show holiday#heaven for kids#paradise for parents#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#Paradise Resort Gold Coast
11/04/2022

Double success for Paradise Resort Gold Coast as it takes out Australia’s two most prestigious ‘Best Family Resort’ titles.

Paradise Resort Gold Coast has reaffirmed its position as Australia’s premier family resort, after being voted Best Family Resort by readers of Holidays with Kids for the 11th year in succession!

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#winner#Paradise Resort Gold Coast#Favourite Family Resort#best family resort#award#11th year in a row
25/03/2022

Meet our mascot, Captain Dane!

He’s a swashbuckling sailor of the seven seas who discovered Paradise Resort after running aground at Surfers Paradise. Ten years later, Captain Dane still calls Australia’s favourite family resort home.

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#mascot#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#captaindane#birthdayparty
16/03/2022

What’s on at Paradise Resort these school holidays

Do you have plans these school holidays? Now you do! Staying true to our mission to provide paradise for kids, heaven for parents, we’ve got a jam-packed line up of special events to make these school holidays the best yet – from our Easter eggs-travaganza to real life magic!

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#easterschoolholidays#magicshow#schoolholidays#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#easteractivities
16/03/2022

Easter hops into Paradise Resort

Hop, hop, hooray! The Easter Bunny is getting ready to make his way to Australia’s number one family resort, Paradise Resort. We’ve got a host of Easter activities to celebrate his arrival, too, so don’t miss the eggs-travaganza.

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#easter#easterholiday#schoolholidaysqld#easterevent#easterbunny#easterchocolates#easteractivities
16/03/2022

#wearitpurple at Paradise Resort

On Saturday March 26, Paradise Resort will #wearitpurple in support of Epilepsy QUEENSLAND – and you’re invited! Read on to find out all about this very special event, and why Epilepsy QUEENSLAND is such an important cause.

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#epilpesyawarenessmonth#wearitpurple#purpleday#worldpurpleday#epilepsyqld#purpleevent
10/03/2022

Rain, hail or shine

Of course you hope for warm, sunny weather throughout your Gold Coast holiday – but unfortunately, even here in our slice of paradise, rain-free days aren’t always guaranteed. In the event of unfavourable forecasts, there is still plenty of fun to be had at Paradise Resort.

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#qldholiday#weatherongoldcoast#goldcoastvacation#goldcoastholiday#destinationgoldcoast#stayandplay
07/03/2022

What’s new at Paradise Resort (and hidden Gold Coast gems)

No matter how long it’s been since your last stay at Paradise Resort, chances are, there are a few new additions worth checking out. Read on to find out what’s new at Paradise Resort, as well as the hidden gems outside the resort that you may not know about!

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#stayandplay#goldcoastholiday#qldholiday#thingstodoonthegoldcoast#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#destinationgoldcoast
04/03/2022

Time out for Mum and Dad

After a school holiday period that felt like it would never end, you parents deserve a break. At Paradise Resort, thanks to our adults only zones and program for over-18s, that’s exactly what you’ll get. Find out why Paradise Resort is heaven for kids, paradise for parents.

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#qldholiday#holidaysforparents#mumanddadtime#kidfree#goldcoastvacation#kidsclub#goldcoastholiday#destinationgoldcoast#stayandplay
02/03/2022

No passport required

While international borders are beginning to reopen and we’re (mostly) free to move from state to state, we still can’t travel quite like we used to. The good news is, here at Paradise Resort, you can experience all the joys of a cruise ship on land – no passport required.

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#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#6nightpackage#goldcoastvacation#goldcoastholiday#destinationgoldcoast#stayandplay#qldholiday#3nightpackage
28/02/2022

Stay and Play vs the Great QLD Getaway

We’re so excited to be launching not one, but two new packages – designed to help both Queenslanders and interstate visitors explore our special corner of the world. Read on to find out more about our ‘Stay and Play’ and ‘Great Queensland Getaway’ packages, launching February!

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#3nightpackage#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#6nightpackage#goldcoastvacation#destinationgoldcoast#greatqldgetaway#stayandplay#qldholiday
21/02/2022

How to do the Gold Coast in three and six days

Whether you’re coming to the Glitter Strip for a long weekend or a week-long visit, you’re going to want to make the most of every moment. Here is our official guide to spending three and six days on the Gold Coast.

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#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#promotion#6nightpackage#goldcoastvacation#goldcoastholiday#destinationgoldcoast#stayandplay#3nightpackage
08/02/2022

Caffeine Fix: where to get a coffee (or baby chino) on the Gold Coast

When it comes to coffee, the Gold Coast has your back – and every other season! It doesn’t matter whether you’re an early bird or a night owl – everyone needs their caffeine fix, and Paradise Resort is blessed with plenty of places to get yours both nearby and on site.

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#hotchocolate#flavouredmilk#babychino#caffinefix#coffeegoldcoast#bestcoffeesurfersparadise#coffeecafegoldcoast#cafegoldcoast
27/01/2022

Get creative with the kids

With the school holidays coming up and the inspiration to keep the kids entertained running dry, you’re probably looking for fun ways to get creative with them. Thankfully, there are a handful of creative people who have done the hard work for you!

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#kits#fun#creative#creativity#children#kids#get creative#activities#entertainment#school holiday
07/12/2021

Summer swim safety tips for families

Summer means swimming - especially here in Australia - but how can you ensure your family stays safe in the water?

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#swim safety#gold coast summer#summer holidays#sun safety#swimming tips#family time#family vacation
23/11/2021

Dining at Paradise Resort just got even easier!

Good food can make or break your family holiday. Knowing this, the team at Paradise Resort has revolutionised the way you drink and dine during your stay, making it even easier to enjoy a delicious meal with us.

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#jo abi#nine honey#poolside drinks#uber eats#Food#order up#skip the queue#online ordering#drinks
23/11/2021

Paint and sip

For a limited time, families and friends can paint and sip together right here at Paradise Resort. Find out all about our new activity, as well as some of the best reasons to get creative.

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#paint and sip#paint and sip for kids#paint and sip for adults#paint and sip gold coast#paint and sip surfers paradise#creativity#stress relief#mental health
23/11/2021

It’s party time at Paradise Resort!

Take the stress out of birthday parties with one of our many party packages. Designed to maximise the fun and minimise the stress, we’ve thought of the kids and the adults.

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#paradiseresortgc#covid-19 safe#covid-19 guidelines#parties#kids birthday#childrens party#birthday#kids party#party in paradise
23/11/2021

How to travel confidently in a COVID world

No one can deny that COVID has changed just about everything – especially travel. Here at Paradise Resort, we are doing everything we can to ensure our guests feel not only safe when they book their family holiday with us, but confident.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#kidsclub#thingstodo#surfersparadiseforkids#Covid#CovidS Safe#Holidayswithkids#paradiseresortgc#waterpark
23/11/2021

Then & Now

We take a look back at some of the major changes throughout Paradise Resort’s history.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#ocean blue#mercure resort#kidsclub#1980s#surfersparadiseforkids#1990s#surfers paradise#2000s#2010s#2020s#paradiseresortgc#waterpark#goldcoastforkids#history of surfers paradise
23/11/2021

Why you should host your next school camp or excursion at Paradise Resort

Kids don’t need a family holiday to experience the fun of Paradise Resort – we offer plenty of activities that are perfect for school camps and excursions, too...

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#kidsclub#surfersparadiseforkids#thingstodo#teensclub#School Holidays#things to do with kids#paradiseresortgc#Holidayswithkids#school excursion#waterpark#goldcoastforkids#school camp#ParadiseResortGoldCoast
16/11/2021

Paradise Resort Gold Coast has struck Gold by taking out the win for ‘Unique Accommodation’ at Queensland Tourism Awards.

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#surfersparadiseforkids#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#thingstodo#QTIC21#winner#QLD Tourism Awards#David Brook#Gold Coast Business Awards#paradiseresortgc#goldaward#jerry schwartz#waterpark#Holidayswithkids#kidsclub#goldcoastforkids
01/11/2021

Paradise Resort turns 40!

Since opening in 1981, Paradise Resort has seen a lot of changes. We take a look back at the resort’s colourful background and the events that have shaped Australia’s favourite family resort ahead of our very special 40th birthday celebrations in November.

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#paradiseresortgc#waterpark#40 years#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#kidsclub#thingstodo#birthday#40th birthday#Holidayswithkids#goldcoastforkids#anniversary
06/09/2021

“Vaccinate staff or hotel industry will perish”

“Vaccinate staff or hotel industry will perish” warns hotelier Dr Jerry Schwartz as he mandates vaccination for staff at Gold Coast family resort

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#Vaccinate#Dr Jerry Schwartz#Covid-19#quarantine#pfizer#fully vaccinated#paradiseresortgc#ParadiseResortGoldCoast
25/08/2021

Paradise Resort recognised in Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards

If 2021 was going to be harder than 2020, no one told the team at Paradise Resort Gold Coast.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#thingstodo#paradiseresortgc#waterpark#Holidayswithkids#kidsclub#goldcoastforkids#surfersparadiseforkids#covidsafe
22/07/2021

Hangry by Nature share 8 reasons to stay at Paradise Resort

We could tell you all the reasons Paradise Resort holds the title of the number one family resort in Australia, but instead, we’ll let the family travel experts behind Hangry by Nature show you.

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#kidsclub#surfersparadiseforkids#eat#thingstodo#TikTok#paradiseresortgc#HangryByNature#Instagram#Holidayswithkids#waterpark#goldcoastforkids#play#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#Facebook#stay
12/07/2021

Your weekend in paradise all planned out

  It’s the Gold Coast’s tourist Mecca, but even locals love spending a weekend exploring iconic Surfers Paradise. From weird and wonderful attractions to Instagrammable bars, plus natural beauty by the bucketload, we break down the best Surfers Paradise picks through the ages.

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#family holidays#things to do#gold coast#surfers paradise#things to do with kids#things to do for adults#weekends#weekdays#special offers#Paradise Resort
12/07/2021

Why choose Paradise?

There are so many options when it comes to family holidays – do you go the classic camping route, hop on a cruise, or book an apartment?  If you’re looking for a family holiday that offers it all, you’ll find it at Paradise Resort. Here’s why.

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#eat#family holidays#explore#School Holidays#things to do#gold coast#best family resort#family friendly#play#Paradise Resort#stay
12/07/2021

5 things for under 5s

Have small child, will travel. Not only is Paradise Resort a wonder for Under 5s, our Gold Coast neighbourhood is too! Check out these Top 5 ideas to keep the Under 5s entertained while you’re on the Gold Coast…

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#under 5s#things to do on the gold coast with toddlers#things to do#parks and playgrounds#tourism#waterpark
12/07/2021

The teen scene

Whatever your teenager is into, there are so many options for entertaining this demographic. In fact, the hardest thing will be narrowing down your activity list! If anything, if you are in our beautiful city on holidays, it just means that you’ll have to keep coming back for more! Here are some ideas to get your planning underway.

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#teenagers#things to do#gold coast holidays#teen club#holidays#family holidays
12/07/2021

Meet our mate, Dusty

He’s an explorer, a hunter and an all-round Aussie bloke, who is always up for an adventure and loves offering guests a friendly G’day. Meet Dusty, Paradise Resort’s mascot from the outback.

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#mascot#thingstodo#schoolholidays#character#aussie adventure#live show#train ride#safari#dusty#familyactivities#australiasfavouritefamilyresort
12/07/2021

Make the most of your road trip

Long car rides can be taxing enough – add restless children into the mix, and they can become a nightmare. But with a bit of preparation, both with what you pack and where you travel, your next family road trip could be one of the best holidays you embark on!  Especially when the destination is Paradise Resort...

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#road trip#School Holidays#driving#kids in the car#buckle up#car games#family holiday#activities
12/07/2021

How we take care of the environment and how you can help

It has never been more important to make sustainable choices, and we know that hotels have a huge role to play in saving the environment. That’s why, here at Paradise Resort, we make the effort to go green wherever, and whenever, we can.

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#biodegradable#environment#jerry schwartz#clean#conservation#sustainable#recycling#ban the use of single use plastic
24/03/2021

Beautiful one day, purple the next!

The blue skies have returned, and the Gold Coast will go purple this weekend in support of ‘Make March Purple for Epilepsy’,

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#fundraiser#awareness#paradiseresortgc#makemarchpurple#goldcoast#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#epilepsyqld
30/10/2020

Hat-trick of WINS! Australia’s “Best Family Resort in Australia”

Paradise Resort Gold Coast has maintained its now well-established position as being voted “Best Family Hotel/Resort in Australia” by readers of leading family travel magazine Out & About with Kids.

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#winner#David Brook#out & about with kids#Paradise Resort Gold Coast#2020 winner#best family resort#voted#australiasfavouritefamilyresort#readers choice awards#3 in a row#awards#Dr Jerry Schwartz
13/10/2020

You’ve heard about the Big Mac…You’ve heard about the Big Jack…

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#Giant Jerry#Burgers#Hungry#Food#Breakfast#Paradise Resort#Big Mac#Big Jack#Jerrys Burgers#McDonalds#Breakfast Burger#Hungry Jacks
28/09/2020

Why Surfers Paradise hotel is ‘heaven for kids and paradise for parents’

A new-look holiday paradise has delivered on its mighty promise of a Gold Coast revival. SEE THE CHANGES

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#Rhys O'Neill#School Holidays#re-opening#Gold Coast Bulletin
18/09/2020

Top 10 Gold Coast School Holiday Activities

The Great Day Out put it out to you to come up with some boredom busters when you’re on the Gold Coast. So, in no particular order, here’s a list of your fabulous suggestions.

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#FamilyFun#schoolholidays#ParadiseResortGoldCoast
07/09/2020

Family Time

There is so much to explore here on the Gold Coast, and the best way to see it all is definitely by foot.

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#exploregoldcoast
03/09/2020

Discover Family Time

Paradise resort has an extensive daily activities and entertainment program, catering to young children right through to mum and dad!

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#familyholiday#FamilyFun
31/08/2020

‘Paradise Re-born’ After Massive Upgrade!

The doors of Paradise Resort Gold Coast are set to reopen on 1 September 2020, with a completely refreshed look and feel. 

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#familyholiday#familyaccommodation#FamilyFun#reopening#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#australiasfavouritefamilyresort
26/08/2020

Gold Coast Bucket List

Whether you're a vacationer or a stay-cationer, check out our list of the top 10 things you've got to try while you're staying on the Gold Coast

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#FamilyFun#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#bucketlist#goldcoast#familyactivities
26/08/2020

It’s Playtime

If you're vacationing on the Gold Coast with the kids, give these spots a try ....

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#FamilyFun#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#goldcoast
22/08/2020

Discover What’s New

Here at Paradise Resort, we know what makes a gold coast holiday oh so special – that’s why we’ve rounded up some of the must-see sights and must-try attractions to make this holiday your best yet.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#FamilyFun#familyactivities#exploregoldcoast
02/05/2020

Retail Therapy

The Gold Coast may be known for its beaches, but its world-class shopping destinations might just give the coastline a run for its money. Check out these locations near by - just be prepared to shop until you drop.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast
26/03/2020

How To Be A More Eco-Conscious Traveller

'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' is a simple mantra to live by at home, but how much attention do you pay to your environmental footprint when you travel?

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#ecotraveller#environementalfootprint#ecoresort#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#ecofriendly
26/02/2020

Paradise Resort Bucket List

Planning you next stay at Paradise Resort? We have put together the perfect Bucket List for our guests, see if you can complete them all!

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#FamilyFun
18/09/2020

Your holiday in Paradise awaits

We’ve put together the ultimate 6-day/5-night Gold Coast itinerary for all families visiting the Gold Coast. So, hold onto your hats as we take you on a 6-day adventure!

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#familyholiday
13/11/2019

10 Things to do on the Gold Coast for under $20

Looking to stretch your holiday or weekend budget a bit further? With a myriad of activities on offer in our beautiful city, Destination Gold Coast have sourced 10 of the best things to do on your next holiday or weekend adventure. And the best part? They’ll cost you less than $20 a pop!

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#schoolholidays#destinationgoldcoast#goldcoast#familyactivities#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#FamilyFun#thingstodo
26/08/2020

When your family’s a tribe Paradise Resort is a one-stop holiday shop!

Most parents will agree, when you have children, holidays can mean little more than moving life’s everyday chaos away from the family home – hopefully with a nice view, and better weather. When you have a large family, the prospect becomes even more overwhelming, with logistics, cost and practicalities often feeling insurmountable.

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#familyaccommodation#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#BlendedFamily#HolidayTime#familyholiday
05/12/2019

SE QLD volunteer firefighters to escape to paradise thanks to generous donation

Paradise Resort has today announced that they will be donating 50 x 2 night stays to members of the SE QLD Volunteer Fire Brigade.

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#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#escapetoparadise#donation
01/09/2020

Paradise Resort re-launches with major charity event and $12 million new vision

Australia’s leading family resort, Paradise Resort Gold Coast, re-launched over the weekend, with new owner, Dr Jerry Schwartz, pledging $12 million towards a major upgrade and revitalisation of the Surfers Paradise resort.

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#familyaccommodation#ParadiseResortGoldCoast#familyholiday