Nothing quite captures the pace and vibrancy of a city like a good timelapse video. From the world-class waves at Snapper Rocks to 100,000 hectares of enchanting National Parks and reserves, Australia’s Gold Coast contains some insanely beautiful sites. This timelapse was made by LA-based cinematographer Joe Capra over 14 days from over 120,000 photos.
It’s dawn, the sun only just edging over the ocean, and already the Gold Coast is alive. Jogging, cycling, walking, swimming, surfing. The air full of salt and health and energy. On the Gold Coast, sport is oxygen, and whether you’re watching it, playing it or sweating it, there’s nowhere else in the world quite like it.
Lucky. If you had to describe the Gold Coast in one word, that would be it. With so many ways to tap into the Gold Coast all year round, it’s just a matter of picking your moment. We are festivals of art and music where you can open your heart, challenge your mind and feast your soul. Galleries made of sand, sun and hinterland just waiting to stop you in your tracks. We are celebrations of food an...
There’s a beat. A rhythm. An undeniable something magic that feels good in your soul. That’s live music on the Gold Coast. Whether it’s open air blues, festival grooves or a sweaty, late-night local gig, there’s a certain vibe here that you simply have to experience. Do your soul a favour and jump in.
The fourth fastest 100m hurdler in history is no stranger to an adrenaline rush and loves to get her thrills at theme parks when she’s not training. Sally is also clearing the hurdles her animal friends face by helping with wildlife conservation on the Gold Coast. Find out more at https://www.destinationgoldcoast.com
Singer-songwriter and producer, Amy Shark has taken the indie-pop music scene by storm in recent years with the enormous popularity of her single Adore. See what helps shape Amy’s powerful lyrics by checking out her hometown top 10 on the Gold Coast. Find out more at https://www.destinationgoldcoast.com
Whether she’s discovering exotic hotspots on Getaway or monitoring the region’s weather for Nine News, Natalie Gruzlewski’s outlook is global. See why the Gold Coast is a creative force in the fashion world as Natalie meets home-grown talent loved the world over. Find out more at https://www.destinationgoldcoast.com
This ‘Coolangatta Kid’ went from the youngest surfer to win a world event, to an elite competitor on the ASP World Tour. While able to surf at iconic destinations all over the world, find out why he chooses the Gold Coast to spend his perfect mornings. Find out more at https://www.destinationgoldcoast.com
Four times World Ironman Champion, Trevor Hendy lives and breathes the Gold Coast's iconic beach culture and says the awe-inspiring natural landscape entices those with a need to reconnect with the environment and themselves. Dive into the salt water for your spiritual bath, just like Trevor. Find out more at https://www.destinationgoldcoast.com