5 CHEAP STUDY BREAKS FOR GOLD COAST STUDENTS

Surfing, bush walking, roller coasters, oh and of course, don’t forget a little study too!

Endless sunny days, epic surf spots and a never-ending list of fun things to do, the Gold Coast is the perfect balance for uni students who are wanting to study but still enjoy the best bits of life!

 

1. BEACHED AS BRO

You’ll never have to fight for a patch of sand on the Gold Coast. Whether it’s the fantastic surf breaks at Coolangatta, Burleigh or Main Beach you’ll be spoilt for choice.

 

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2. CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

When your physics or psychology assignment is getting all too much and you need a little pick me up, head to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Cuddle a koala, feed a kangaroo and see an Australian sheep shearing show, it’s sure to put a smile on your dial.

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3. MIAMI MARKETTA

If you’re a complete foodie and let’s face it, who isn’t? Miama Marketta gives you the opportunity to taste all different foods in the one place! This little local treasure is the perfect setting for Friday night dinner and drinks and to unwind after a busy week surfing / “studying”. 

 

4. YOGA AT BSKT CAFÉ

 You’re ripping your hair out because you forgot you have a major assignment due in 2 days? We’ve all been there! Visit another local gem and get your zen on. BSKT café offer regular yoga classes and the best bit, you can reward yourself with their yummy vegan coco whip afterwards! It’s practically good for you!

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5. THEME PARK HEAVEN

 Thrill seekers will love the Gold Coast, there’s theme parks galore including, Dreamworld, Sea World, Movie World and Wet ‘n’ Wild! It may not be the cheapest day out but it's a must do when on the 'GC'. With hours of entertainment and bucket loads of laughs all in the one place, you'll definitely get a bang for your buck!

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Nearby Hostels

    $32
    per person
    Coolangatta YHA - Kirra Beach, Gold Coast
    QLD
    $31.5
    per person
    Surfers Paradise YHA, Main Beach
    QLD

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