Whether you’re dreaming of bliss in Bali, the snowy Japanese peaks, or a weekend in Queenstown, your vaycay begins at Gold Coast Airport – who are officially closing the long-awaited $260 million global expansion of their terminal. For all the long-time nomads back home, this means an elevated travel experience that gives you more ways to explore without annoying local transportation weighing you down. It is currently offering direct flights to hotspots including Singapore, Japan, Queenstown, Auckland, Christchurch and Bali from March next year.
If you fancy some extra portals, think bigger. GCA has unveiled an impressive multi-level terminal designed to simplify and enhance your next journey.
Every detail has been refined with the traveler in mind. Enjoy a relaxing wait in the spacious departure lounge or fill the time with some retail therapy at the new outlets and duty-free mega stores. It’s a pleasure to be in the same place, whether you’re walking around the 18-meter-high International Departure Hall or gliding across the glass bridges. Light and airy, these new digs create the perfect farewell for any traveler, allowing you to soak up the laid-back vibes of the beautiful Australian outdoors before heading out to exciting new lands.
Can’t fly on an empty stomach? GCA knew better than to leave us devoted foodies reeling. Wollumbin Café & Bar is less of an airport stopover and more of an elegant and inviting culinary experience. Expect sweeping views of the Gold Coast hinterland as you graze on stock plates conceived by local executive chef Matt Jefferson. Most importantly, this dining gem comes with a fully stocked bar to ease all your jittery flyers.
We haven’t even gotten to the best part – the travel options. With more terminals and gates on offer, there are more flights available. This means more places for you to explore without the pesky local transport weighing you down. It is currently offering direct flights to hotspots including Singapore, Japan, Queenstown, Auckland, Christchurch and Bali from March next year.
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