Some of the Top Gold Coast Shopping Destinations
Category: Blog Written by : Phoenician Resort
Australia’s Gold Coast is perhaps the only place in the whole of Queensland that offers the best shopping experience to visitors. Starting from the major shopping plazas to the monthly markets, the Gold Coast has it all to suit taste and budget of every type. So, in case you are on a visit to the Gold Coast, make sure you do not miss out the fun of shopping.
Located in the centre of Broadbeach, Pacific Fair is considered to be Gold Coast’s most iconic shopping destination. Not being very far from the Jupiter’s Casino and the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, shopping here would involve both indoor and outdoor experience. Here you will come across almost every retail chain including the 4 level Myer, Kmart, Coles, and Target. Other than this, the shopping plaza is also home to over 130 fashion and accessory stores and Birch Carroll & Coyle 12 Senstadium Cinema. The Pacific Fair is open seven days a week.
Situated in the Broadbeach Mall, the Oasis shopping centre is a shopaholic’s delight. While the ground floor is filled with cafes and restaurants, the first floor is lined with designer boutiques. Oasis also has a gym and medical centre at the top. Right from Woolworths, Crazy Clarks and several other speciality stores to banks, post office, tavern and newsagent, this place has it all. The centre remains open from 8 am till midnight with some of the shops having different operating hours.
Located opposite to the Sheraton Mirage Resort & Spa, Marina Mirage is undoubtedly one of the best waterfront shopping precincts in Queensland. If you love to add designer stuff to your collection, Marina Mirage is the place for you. With Calvin Klein, Charlie Brown, Carla Zampatti, Lisa Ho and others, this is your chance to indulge in some luxurious shopping. Marina Mirage will also let you discover art galleries and relax in the coffee shops. The shopping plaza remains open from 10 am to 6 pm with a few stores and most restaurants operating till the late hours.
Robina Town Centre
The only shopping destination in the Gold Coast having David Jones, Robina Town Centre has almost 350 stores. Right from Apple, Carla, Cue, and Guess to Ben Sherman, Zampatti, G-Star Raw you will find almost every exclusive brand here. Robina Town Centre also has a 900-seat air-conditioned food atrium that offers fourteen dining options. At Robina Town Centre, you will get the chance to relax at Event Cinemas, which is Australia’s first digital cinema complex. The operating hours are 9 am – 5:30 pm except for Thursdays when it exceeds till 9 pm and Sundays when the timings change from 10:30 am – 4 pm.
Whether it is the tourist or the locals, shopping in the Gold Coast remains a popular activity for everyone. With so many shopping centres and local markets to choose from, you won’t have any difficulty in finding stuff that matches your choice and budget.