More laid back than its northern neighbour Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach is known for its more casual lifestyle, beautiful beaches and a vast array of restaurants and cafes to cover all tastebuds from breakfast to dinner. Towards the west of the suburb you’ll find some of the Gold Coast’s biggest attractions including Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, The Star Casino and The Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The size of Broadbeach is approximately 1.5 square kilometres.
It has 8 parks covering nearly 23.8% of total area.
In 2016 the population was 5,513. The predominant age group in Broadbeach is 20-29 years.
Households in Broadbeach are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1400 – $1799 per month on mortgage repayments.
In general, people in Broadbeach work in a professional occupation.
Broadbeach State School – Years Prep to 6. 1/19 alexandra Avenue.
A miriad of parks are scattered throughout Broadbeach. Most well known for children are Pratten Park, Kurrawa Park and Cascade Gardens. You can find the weekend markets on in Kurrawa Pratten Park. For a little area less hectic you can try Victoria Park, Freshwater Point or Platell Park.
Child care centres
Broadbeach Community Kindergarden. 2 Armrick Ave, Broadbeach QLD 4218