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The Coolangatta Gold is a premier sporting event on the Queensland calendar and one of the most gruelling endurance races in surf sports. The iconic event began as the central theme for a movie more than 30 years ago!
The Coolangatta Gold offers several disciplines including the full 41.8km long course or the 21km short course, the events include ski, swim, board and run. Entrants can register in teams or as an individual.
This is also a great spectator event, watch these elite athletes of the surf do battle as you enjoy our beautiful Gold Coast beaches; surf, sand and sun!
Make a weekend of it and book your accommodation on the central Gold Coast in Surfers Paradise staying with us here at Marrakesh Apartments. It’s approximately a 30minute drive from Surfers Paradise to Coolangatta. When you’re not down watching the event you can enjoy the lively action of Surfers Paradise with world famous attractions, great nightlife and a multitude of dining options.
Our self-contained holidays apartments boasts a selection of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments located centrally in Surfers Paradise! Enjoy our onsite facilities including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, gym, sauna, BBQ area, and amazing rooftop deck, with free onsite parking and free wifi!
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