Discover Coolangatta meaning “Beautiful Place” Enjoy the relaxed lifestyle and beachside charm of this beautiful unspoiled coastal town, famous for our world renowned beaches, boutique shopping, and alfresco dining with the Gold Coast airport and Southern Cross University less than a 5 minute drive from Coolangatta CBD. Just a 20 minute drive north and you are in the city of Gold Coast, an outstanding global city looking towards the future. Known as a major tourist destination. Gold Coast will host the 2018 Commonwealth Games, with preparation already underway plus a number of other significant projects. In comparison to other capital cities such as Melbourne and Sydney, buyers have identified the Gold Coast property market as great value in addition to our sought-after lifestyle and subtropical climate.