Queensland - chew with million dollar views

Lifting the veil on the Gold Coast’s best beach boroughs and their million dollar views, take to the skies in seaplanes and helicopters and dine in jaw-dropping locations from the beach to the lush green Hinterland. Queensland - chew with million dollar views
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CHEW WITH MILLION-DOLLAR VIEWS

  • Four days
  • Queensland

Lifting the veil on the Gold Coast’s best beach boroughs and their million dollar views, take to the skies in seaplanes and helicopters and dine in jaw-dropping locations from the beach to the lush green Hinterland.


 

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Visit the hub of the Gold Coast's laidback coastal lifestyle, Burleigh
  • Surf lesson with a local legend
  • Discover secret vineyards and hidden gems on the Gold Coast Hinterland
  • Dates: 7 April - 11 April

If good food and spectacular beach views appeal, join us on a treasure hunt through the Gold Coast’s 57km of coastline to find the food that tastes as good as the waves look. It won’t only be all fine dining though, we’ll make you work it off, Gold Coast style. Have a go at tackling the baby-barrels (waves) of Burleigh, before enjoying a few beers at a local craft brewery owned by local surfing legends Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Bede Durbridge and Josh Kerr.  

DAY 1: SEAPLANE TO THE GOLD COAST’S ULTIMATE BEACH PICNIC

Gold Coast coastline, Queensland

Morning
The Gold Coast is home to some of Australia’s best beaches and what better way to explore them than by seaplane with Cloud 9 Seaplanes. Enjoy a spectacular flight along the coast before a sea-landing to enjoy a gourmet picnic featuring local produce on an island beach.

Afternoon
Take in jaw-dropping 180-degree views of the ocean from your luxury beachfront accommodation. This afternoon is time for you to relax.

Evening
Sip cocktails at sunset from one of Australia’s highest bars, Seventy7, at Skypoint. You’re guaranteed the best seat in town to watch day turn to night. Dinner will be served at one of the Gold Coast's premier, hatted beach-side restaurants, Seaduction. The acclaimed menu bursts with fresh local produce.

 

DAY 2: SURF, SAND AND SWELLS OF SOUTHERN GOLD COAST

Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland

Morning 
Travel back in time when life was simple and surfing was the way of life. Meet a local surfing legend who will take you out on the waves for a surfing masterclass. Salute your surfing success with a beer from Balter Brewery.

Afternoon
If you want gnarly surf views during your meal, Rick Shores in Burleigh is the place to be. Located right on the edge of the beach, you can nearly feel the sand between your toes as you dine on Pan Asian flavours at this Gold Coast gem.

Evening 
Burleigh’s new hot spot Justin Lane’s rooftop bar is the place to head to enjoy an amber ale and delicious food with some of the Coast’s hippest locals and surfers.

 

DAY 3: PASTRIES, PAMPERING AND WINE – DISCOVER THE GOLD COAST’S HIDDEN HINTERLAND

Mount Tamborine, Gold Coast, Queensland

Morning
Swap your beach views for vine views after you transfer by car to enjoy a gourmet hamper by a stream in a hidden Hinterland vineyard.

Afternoon
Transfer by car to Ruffles Lodge, a luxurious five-star romantic retreat, nestled in the lush tropical rainforest on Mt Tamborine.  

Evening
Enjoy the distant twinkling lights of the Gold Coast skyline as you feast on local regional produce at VUE 175. Located 175 metres above sea level, VUE 175 offers million dollar views stretching from Coomera to Coolangatta.

 

DAY 4: SPA AND SERENITY IN THE HINTERLAND

Ruffles Lodge day spa, Gold Coast, Queensland

Morning
Rest, relax and take in the stunning views of the Gold Coast from the comfort of your suite or opt for an indulgent spa and wellness treatment with Ruffles Lodge Day Spa.

Afternoon
Transfer by car to Brisbane Airport for your outbound flight. Depending on your connecting international flight we would be delighted for you to enjoy an overnight stay in Brisbane..