Pacific Fair shopping centre:
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 1.3km or a 5 minute drive
Pacific Fair shopping centre is located in Broadbeach Waters on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Pacific Fair shopping centre offers approximately 400 stores and services of which are highly recognised nation and worldwide. Amongst their great services Pacific Fair shopping centre also provides all members of the public parking offering approximately 6,500 spots. This shopping centre is not only recognised and popular for its services but offers scenic and luxury views making you feel like you haven’t even been shopping. Ranked as the fourth-largest shopping centre in Australia, this centre is difficult to miss.
Varsity Lakes Skate Park
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 8.2km or a 15 minute drive.
In 2008, the Varsity Lakes Skate Park (officially known as Janette Green Park) underwent a $1 million revamp. On 17 March 2009 skating legend Tony Hawk visited the skate park and commented “We just go wherever the skate parks are and you’ve got a great skate park here. This is a great location to go and enjoy watching or participating in some skate action.
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 5.3km or a 10 minute drive
The Bond University is a private not-for-profit university located in Robina, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. It has been listed in the global top 20 universities in the Times Higher Education Rankings of the Best Small Universities in the World. Bond was also recently ranked as Australia’s number one university for student experience for the 11th consecutive year in the 2017 Good Universities’ Guide. Since its inception in 1989, Bond University has primarily been a teaching focused higher education institution.
Palmer Golf course
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 6.9km or a 12 minute drive.
Carved out 65 hectares of native woodlands, with fairways lined by towering gum trees, this unique layout makes this a very beautiful course to play at. This course is a 6078 meter, 18 hole, Par 71 championship golf course Australian Course Rating 72), designed by the Marsh/Watson team. This golf course also offers resort style accommodation.
Palmer Colonial golf course:
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 7.1km or a 14 minute drive.
This Golf course boasts a beautifully groomed fairway and meticulously manicured greens, widely regarded and recognised as being in the best condition on the gold coast. This 6,424 meter, par 72, championship resort layout, makes its way through 39 hectares of towering eucalyptus, picturesque lakes and beautiful waterways. Flowering native and exotic trees and plants abound, while bridges cross watercourses.This golf course also offers accommodation.
Burleigh Head National Park
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 7.1km or a 13 minute drive.
Burleigh Head is a small national park at Burleigh Heads in the City of Gold Coast in South East Queensland, Australia. Although this National park may not be the largest, the scenic route and views are breathtaking and definitely photo worthy. The route around Burleigh Head National Park offers an experience like no other, allowing you the freedom and fresh air of witnessing just a glimpse of what Australia has to offer.
Distance from Mermaid Beach: 1.8km or a 5 minute drive
Broadbeach is a suburb in the city of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Broadbeach offers crystal clear water amongst it’s squeaky clean sand and is ranked amongst some of the top most beaches in the Gold Coast. Broad Beach is opened to the general public and is neighbours to 5 star quality hotel. Only minutes away from Mermaid beach, Broadbeach offers another experience amongst the best.
Gold Coast Titans:
Distance from Mermaid beach: 17km or a 28 minute drive.
Mermaid beach resides close to CBUS Super Stadium in Robina which is home to the Gold Coast Titans NRL team. This makes Mermaid beach a great spot to go to before you head off to watch the Gold Coast Titans play. It is also a great pace to attend post match to hopefully celebrate and relax in victory and enjoy a moment alone, with friends or family