Tropical Fruit World
Looking for a day trip idea during your stay at Burleigh Esplanade? Tropical Fruit World, just over the border into New South Wales is not just a pretty drive, but worth checking out the large variety of fruits.
Since 1983, Tropical Fruit World (formerly Avocadoland) has trail blazed in linking fruit farming with tourism. Set amongst rainforest, creeks and rich volcanic mineral soil from the caldera of Mount Warning, this working fruit farm is situated in the prime environment to grow over 500 fruits from right throughout the world.
Tropical Fruit World is not just a fruit farm, but encompasses guided tours and tastings, a farm owned fruit market Plantation Markets, and a regional dining and event venue Plantation House, coupled with a unique collection of skincare and food products The Plantation Collection.
See, taste and learn about fruits from around the world that we grow right on the property. Discover the products they make with the fruits. Savour their café menu and shop at the fresh fruit market. Purchase a ticket for education and scenic farm tour.
Climb aboard the tractor train and explore the plantation on a fully guided Park Tour:
Tickets start from $47.00 per adult* and $25 per child*.
Admission ticket includes:
Open daily from 10am – 4pm Qld EST.
BOOK NOW or ask our friendly reception staff here at Burleigh Esplanade to make your arrangements.
*Prices are subject to change based by the operator of this tour at any time.
Planning long days of visiting theme parks and sightseeing whilst on the Gold Coast? Relax in our spa and sauna at the end of a long day.
Enjoy the hot bubbles in one of the two indoor spas after a hard day of holidaying. Set at a comfortable 38 degrees for all guests of Burleigh Esplanade Apartments to enjoy.
Or lay back, detox and relax in the radiant heat of one of our two saunas. Great for easing tired and sore muscles after a hectic day of being on your feet seeing all the sights on the Gold Coast.
Burleigh Esplanade Apartments offer fantastic facilities for our guests to use including a full-size tennis court, games room, outdoor covered heated swimming pool, BBQ area and tour desk.
Book your Gold Coast Holiday Apartment in a two, three or four bedroom apartment with spectacular ocean views over Burleigh Beach with us here. Burleigh Esplanade Apartments are located along the beachfront at beautiful Burleigh Heads, handy to parks, walking and cycling paths, shopping, surf clubs, cafes and restaurants. BOOK NOW
Need space for the family or maybe a group of friends on holiday together? Burleigh Esplanade offer 3 and 4 bedroom apartments that are one the most spacious Gold Coast holiday apartments.
There are only two apartments per floor which makes a large 16 sqm of room to spread out, plus 6 sqm of balcony. Enjoy the view of the Gold Coast and Burleigh beaches from your lounge area or the hinterland views from your bedrooms. With 3 large balconies to relax and unwind on or watch the whales swim by, Burleigh Esplanade offer the best in holiday apartments.
There are several 3 and 4 bedroom apartment options including:
All Burleigh Esplanade Apartments are fully self-contained with all the comforts of home including full kitchen, 2 bathrooms, laundry, king beds and second TV’s in most apartments.
The Penthouse Apartments offer the luxury of king beds in both the master and second bedroom, the third bedroom also offers a king bed, however for your convenience can be split to 2 singles. All bedrooms have wall mounted TV’s, air conditioning and ceiling fans. In addition to the large lounge on the main level, there is an entertainment area/private retreat upstairs with a sofa lounge, bar, large TV, a balcony that can be accessed to enjoy and take in the beautiful Gold Coast Hinterland.
Burleigh Esplanade Apartments has everything to suit guests that want to relax and unwind while enjoying the sound of the waves, to guests who want be active and on the go with our full range of facilities. Book your Gold Coast Holiday Apartment with us here. CLICK HERE
Where: 17 – 29 April, 2018
Where: Venues Across the Gold Coast
The Gold Coast Film Festival brings diverse Australian and International films, filmmakers and film events to the Gold Coast.
The 13-day long festival reinforces the Gold Coast’s position as one of Australia’s leading filmmaking destinations, by promoting emerging Australian filmmakers and creating educational and professional development opportunities for film industry practitioners.
This year the film festival will screen approximately 40 feature films, 125 shorts, host 12+ industry panels and 10+ filmmaker Q&As and bring film to life through a dozen special film events that run across the Gold Coast.
A wide array of venues will host the festival in 2018, including Home of The Arts, Coolangatta Cinema Complex, Surfers Paradise Beach, QT Gold Coast, Bond University, Burleigh Brewing, Kirra and Coolangatta.
Some of the highlights of the Gold Coast Film Festival include:
Saturday 28 April: Open from 5pm, Film 6pm. Burleigh Brewing Co, 2 Ern Harley Dr, Burleigh Heads will screen “Fight Club”.
Sunday 22 April: SIPFest, otherwise known as the Shorts in Paradise Festival, is an annual showcase of the best short films from across Australia. It transforms Surfers Paradise beach into a vibrant and unique cinema, delivering a unique outdoor film experience.
REELLIFE panels are designed for screen industry professionals to extend their knowledge and networks. Whether you are a film, TV or gaming practitioner, film student or even a film fan curious about filmmaking.
Check the Gold Coast Film Festival event program for more information.
Book your Gold Coast Film Festival accommodation, right after the Commonwealth Games at Burleigh Esplanade Apartments on the beach at Burleigh Heads. Burleigh Heads is the perfect central Gold Coast location for your stay so that you can attend events on either end of the coastal strip. BOOK NOW
Take a walk to beautiful Burleigh Headland and take in the spectacular views of Burleigh Beach right up to the hi-rise buildings of Surfers Paradise. During the winter months you may even be able to spot a Humpback Whale or two whilst they migrate up the coast for breeding season.
Burleigh Point is a renowned surfing spot on the Gold Coast and surfers of all abilities surf this right point break that produces a consistent wave and some heavy barrels. Sit for a while on top of the headland and watch the surfers carve up the waves.
Burleigh Heads National Park, with the entrance at Burleigh Headland offers scenic walks and a lush rainforest to explore. If you start on the Burleigh Heads side and take the walk through the National Park, you will end up following the shores of Tallebudgera Creek and if you are so inclined, you could end up with your own private beach to have a swim and cool off.
There are a few options for walks across the headland, including a flatter track tracing the shoreline around the hill or a more challenging walk up to the top of the hill which has several spots to stop and take in the magnificent views over Burleigh Beach and Tallebudgera Estuary.
Grab a bottle of wine and pack a picnic and head up to the headland to watch the sunset to the west, watching the surfers grab the last waves of the day. Burleigh Headland is one of the most scenic places on the Gold Coast at sunset and it really is the place to be on a balmy summer evening.
Stay in fully self-contained holiday apartment at Burleigh Esplanade Holiday Apartments in beautiful Burleigh Heads. Enjoy the convenience of a self-catered holiday with each apartment featuring a fully equipped kitchen, laundry and spacious living areas. Plus, you’ll enjoy our onsite guest facilities including pool, spa and sauna, full sized tennis court and more. Book Gold Coast Accommodation.
Our beachfront apartments Burleigh Heads are unbeatable value for money. So handy to the beach and to the Burleigh Heads shopping village. None of your wants or needs will go unsatisfied. Eat, drink and surf in no particular order, and when the day is done and you have to do it all over again, we guarantee you will not tire of the Burleigh Heads holiday feeling.
There are plenty of restaurants to try, and the surf clubs offer a familiar place to hang out and to meet with the locals over a cold drink. You will love staying at the Burleigh Esplanade Apartments if not for the accommodation but also the friendly location. It’s just so darned handy to the Burleigh Heads lifestyle and that has more to do with a vibe than anything we can put our finger on. However for the purpose of showing you our prospective guest what a good holiday in Burleigh Heads might look like we’ve started some hashtags.
#burleighheadsfood — what else can we say. We made the hashtag, you follow your nose and don’t forget to photograph that food.
#burleighheadsparksandnature — Burleigh Heads National Park. This is a must see, must do. Tumgun Lookout is the prize. See the last hashtag, and mind the step when you take in the Coral Sea.
#burleighheadssurfing — get in at Tallebudgera Creek. Catch the waves at the Headland from here.
#burleighheadsbeaches — safe under the ever watchful eyes from not one but three surf clubs. They all deserve a shout out — North Burleigh Surf Club, Burleigh Heads Surf Club and Mowbray Park Surf Club
#burleighheadsculture — I bet you didn’t see that coming did you? Every first and third Sunday of every month the Burleigh Heads Village Markets are on. If you happen to be in this part of the Gold Coast then this is a magic way to spend a Sunday morning.
By the way, when you come and stay at the Burleigh Esplanade Apartments it’s all you can eat wi-fi internet for two devices. Now that’s a pretty generous offer. Social media your way through your holiday. Go on, be our guest. It all starts here at our beachfront apartments Burleigh Heads. Book now at the Burleigh Esplanade Apartments. We’d love to see you. #burleighheadsunlimitedselfies