Broadbeach Tourism

Visit Broadbeach - Best of Broadbeach

In 1934, a new seaside township had been surveyed fronting the Pacific Highway and adjoining Main Beach. This grew steadily into the bustling suburb that was rightly named ‘Broadbeach’. Broadbeach is known for its beautiful Gold Coast beaches, wonderful weather and surf. There is no dearth in the number of water activities one can do. It is also home to one of Queensland's largest shopping centres, Pacific Fair.Annual events and festivals such as Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival and the Broadbeach Jazz Festival, both major festivals in Australia, take place here.

Broadbeach Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Broadbeach tips for your visit

  • If shopping at Pacific Fair, be sure to visit the Customer Service Centre upon arrival to receive your VIP Visitor Pack. Packed with over 100 discounts and exciting offers, it is exclusively available to Gold Coast visitors.
  • Don’t forget to slap on the sunscreen and follow the general beach rules whilst enjoying the beaches.
More about Broadbeach

Facts and Stats for Broadbeach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Broadbeach

    Know the pollution level of Broadbeach before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 23.39 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 32.03 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.69 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.39 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.06 (Very Low)
  • Broadbeach: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Broadbeach for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Broadbeach.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.09 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.49 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.11 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.91 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.26 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.65 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.15 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.27 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.7 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.13 (Moderate)
  • Living in Broadbeach - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Broadbeach is 185.93 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.24 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 98.05 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.68 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.05 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.79 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.07 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.16 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Broadbeach

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Broadbeach

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.21 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.88 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Broadbeach Travel Guides

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