Gold Coast Dive Centre

Life on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is Australia's best Gem, a unique and one of the world’s best city to study and holiday it has all you need in one location.

The Gold Coast is a genuine and marvelous city with excellent weather, friendly citizens, safe environment with a versatile variety of foods to suit every culture.

With endless of choices at the variety of activities to do on the Gold Coast no one ever is going to be bored. 

Here there are some of the images of our beautiful city has to offer , for more information please visit this two very informative links.

Information on Queensland’s lifestyle:

www.studyqueensland.qld.edu.au

 Information on living and studying in Australia:

www.studygoldcoast.org.au/

Natural Bridge

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70 Km of Beaches

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Gold Coast newest transport

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Mayor shopping Centre’s

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First Class Health System

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Fun at the Beach

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2018 Commonwealth Games

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Gold Coast Hinterland

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Important Information

Emergency Numbers

Please call:

  • Police 000
  • Fire 000
  • Ambulance 000

 

Gold Coast University Hospital

1 Hospital Blvd, Southport QLD 4215

1300 744 284

 

Robina Hospital

2 Bayberry Ln

(07) 5668 6000

 

Mermaid Junction Medical Centre

5/14 Allandale Entrance

(07) 5572 6888

 

 Mermaid Beach Medical Centre

2506 Gold Coast Hwy

(07) 5572 1668  

Open until 10:00 PM

 

Medibank Private Health Insurance

From overseas;+61386225780 or 134190 

https://www.medibank.com.au/

 

Australian Homestay Network

3/89 Scarborough St

 

(07) 5591 3322

 

 

Student Counselling

Tranquility Counselling Services

Ros Phillips

Phone: 5570 3303

Email: tranquility2u25@yahoo.com

Eastern Shores International

Family Service Center

Markeri St (07) 5568 0835 

Mermaid Waters Dental Surgery

 

Emergencies 000

State Emergency Services (SES) 132 500

Gold Coast City Council (GCCC) Disaster Hotline (during disasters only) 1800 606 000

 

Non-Emergencies:

  • Police 131 444
  • Ambulance 131 233
  • Fire Service 131 114

 


Shopping Centre’s facilities

Pacific Fair

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Robina Town Centre

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Australia Fair

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Harbour Town

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NightQuarter

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Southport Park Shopping Centre

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The cost of living on the Gold Coast

 

 

Restaurants

Avg.

Range

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant

16.00 A$

12.00-20.00

Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course

60.00 A$

50.00-90.00

McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)

9.95 A$

8.00-10.50

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)

5.00 A$

4.50-6.00

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)

8.00 A$

6.00-8.00

Cappuccino (regular)

4.23 A$

3.50-4.80

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)

2.81 A$

2.00-3.50

Water (0.33 liter bottle)

2.16 A$

1.75-2.50

 

 

 

Markets

Avg.

Range

Milk (regular), (1 liter)

1.32 A$

1.00-2.00

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)

2.03 A$

1.00-3.00

Rice (white), (1kg)

3.19 A$

2.20-5.00

Eggs (12)

4.15 A$

3.00-5.00

Local Cheese (1kg)

9.44 A$

7.00-14.00

Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)

9.44 A$

9.00-10.00

Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)

15.25 A$

10.00-23.00

Apples (1kg)

3.69 A$

3.00-4.50

Banana (1kg)

2.64 A$

2.00-3.00

Oranges (1kg)

3.22 A$

2.00-4.00

Tomato (1kg)

4.69 A$

3.50-6.00

Potato (1kg)

2.97 A$

2.00-4.00

Onion (1kg)

2.23 A$

2.00-3.00

Lettuce (1 head)

2.05 A$

1.50-2.99

Water (1.5 liter bottle)

2.19 A$

1.20-3.00

Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)

13.50 A$

10.00-20.00

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)

5.08 A$

4.00-6.00

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)

6.72 A$

3.50-9.00

Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)

22.00 A$

20.00-25.00

     

Transportation

Avg.

Range

One-way Ticket (Local Transport)

4.50 A$

3.60-6.00

Monthly Pass (Regular Price)

110.00 A$

60.00-120.00

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)

3.45 A$

3.00-3.50

Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)

2.50 A$

2.14-4.00

Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)

48.70 A$

38.00-60.00

Gasoline (1 liter)

1.33 A$

1.15-

 

 

About GCDC

The Gold Coast Dive Centre opened it's doors to the public well over 3 years ago. It is an exciting company in the scuba dive market with many years of experience behind the team.

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Gold Coast, QLD

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