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.

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Facts and Stats for Broadbeach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Broadbeach

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

    • Air Pollution 18.9 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 28.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 34.62 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.05 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.03 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.03 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.88 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (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 40.68 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.65 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.86 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.16 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.55 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 49.58 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.52 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.46 (Moderate)
  • Living in Broadbeach - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Broadbeach is 203.06 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.31 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 98.05 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 24.9 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.68 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.82 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.07 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.05 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.92 (Very 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 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.24 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 78.88 USD

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

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