Luxury Accommodation for Opera on the Beach near Greenmount Beach

This is the Queensland destination event of May. Along with the surf, the sun and the food, comes the Opera on the Beach. Prepare yourselves for Opera Australia’s presentation of Mozarts, The Magic Flute, Queensland style. As part of this years Bleach* Festival, this blockbuster cultural event is the largest to be staged on the Gold Coast yet. Get ready for the world premiere production of Opera on the Beach performed on Greenmount Beach, Coolangatta (in front of the Greenmount Surf Club) on the 9, 10 & 11 of May 2014.

Not only will you want to make it a night at the opera, you’ll want to make sure you make a weekend of it. Ensure you book your accommodation in a location handy to the show.

At a close to a three hour long production, including the half hour break, you will welcome the convenient location of Maldives Main Beach Resort. The perfect location for your operatic getaway. Enjoy spectacular views of Main Beach and The Gold Coast Spit from the balcony or lounge of your luxurious one bedroom apartment. The Maldives pool, heated spa, and barbeques are also available. This is the perfect spot to kick back and relax. Soak up the cosmopolitan atmosphere of the famous Main Beach Tedder Avenue’s nearby boutique restaurants, bars and cafés, before or after the show. And remember, Surfers Paradise Gold Coast is only a short walk away.

The Magic Flute is a superb fairy story, with dragons, demons, a handsome prince, and a lovely maiden in dire straights, seriously in need of rescue. Don’t worry about the subtitles, there are none, this production will be sung in English. Serbian-born soprano Milica Ilic is the Queen of the Night, sharing the stage with Jason Barry-Smith, Jonathon Abernathy, and veteran baritone Conal Coad lends some considerable gravitas in his role as the high priest Sarasto; along with a chorus drawn from community choirs and the Gold Coast’s own surf life saving club.

Don’t miss this extraordinary operatic event on the Greenmount Beach, book a night or two with the Maldives Resort and let us take care of the rest. We can book your accommodation and tickets with our Tour Desk service. Don’t hesitate, or the tickets will be all gone. Book now!

Maldives Resort Gold Coast Accommodation

This is the endless summer. Come and celebrate more of the summer at Burleigh Heads for the Celebrate Burleigh Festival on the Sunday the 30th of March in Ed Harry Park (The Esplanade Burleigh Heads between 1st and 2nd Avenues) between 9am and 3pm.

Make a weekend of it and book a night or 2 at the Maldives Main Beach Resort for your next holiday or romantic getaway. Enjoy spectacular views of Main Beach and The Gold Coast Spit from the balcony or lounge of your luxurious one bedroom apartment. Everything is virtually on your doorstep – whether it’s soaking up the sun on the beautiful soft white sands of Main Beach, soaking up the cosmopolitan atmosphere of the famous Main Beach Tedder Avenue’s boutique restaurants, bars and cafés.

Main Beach Apartments

Apartments at Main Beach

Just down the road is Burleigh Heads. Join us for a fun-packed family day out at this great area for the Burleigh Beachfront Markets 30th Birthday. With the best Art and Craft stalls on the Gold Coast, the yummiest local produce, baked goods, and freshly made food you will be lost for lunchtime choices. There’s a free bouncy castle, face painting and balloons for the kids.

Gold FM will be broadcasting live between 9am and noon. Throughout the day there will be a huge line up of music and great entertainment. Just take a look at the lineup.

Wes Carr - Performing 1:15pm @ Main Stage at Celebrate Burleigh

Wes Carr – Performing 1:15pm @ Main Stage at Celebrate Burleigh

Performance Schedule – Main Stage

9:00 Matty Rogers

10:00 She

11:00 Cake Cutting Ceremony

11:15 Mitch King

12:15 The Lamplights

13:15 Wes Carr’s Buffalo Tales

14:15 The Lamplights And Wes Carr

Performer’s & Presentation Marquee

9:45 Gardening Demonstration

10:30 Live Animal Show – Reptiles

11:30 Magic Show

12:15 Slide Guitar 101

13:00 Fishing On The Gold Coast

13:45 Photography Demonstration

14:30 Live Animal Show – Scales And Teeth

Could you ask for more out of your summer? There will be something for everyone on the day at Celebrate Burleigh Festival. Book your accommodation now for a weekend of fun and entertainment, Gold Coast style in Burleigh Heads or Main Beach. The fun is just around the corner.

Gold Coast Events – International Students Day

The 23rd of March 2014 has been set aside as the day at the Gold Coast local community joins with its international students to welcome them to the Coast community. With fantastic schools, universities and higher learning opportunities on the Gold Coast, it is not surprising that a large number of students from around the world now study and call the coast home. This event has been organised to encourage locals to join with these international students to help them gain information, resources and knowledge of the coast to ensure their stay here is enjoyable. Local organisations will showcase their products to promote community spirit. Be a part of this cultural Gold Coast event and why not stay a few days enjoying great Main Beach accommodation at Maldives Resort.

Gold Coast event accommodation

Accommodation in Main Beach

Maldives Resort is located centrally in Main Beach within walking distance to patrolled Main Beach, Tedder Ave with its cafes and restaurant scene and boutique shopping. This Main Beach resort offers guests fully self contained accommodation with a generous balcony and stunning views over the ocean and towards Surfers Paradise and the hinterland region. Enjoy resort style facilities with a great pool, heated spa, bbq and entertainment areas.

Maldives resort is the perfect Gold Coast event accommodation choice to enjoy the Gold Coast and the upcoming international student day. 

Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Carnival

The annual Gold Coast Magic Millions is again set to be run at the Gold Coast Turf Club. The highly contested barrier draw is set to be held right on Surfers Paradise beach with swimmers, nippers and surfers rubbing shoulders with international and national horse owners and officials on the sand…..”very GC”.  The big race is set to be run on Saturday the 11th of January at 3.35. This $2 million two year old classic is set to attract a large crowd as will the yearling sales where you may just pick up the next big thing.

Be a part of this great Gold Coast event and enjoy great accommodation at Main Beach. Located close to the Turf Club in Bundall as well as the beach and the Tedder Ave strip, it is the perfect Gold Coast accommodation location.

Main Beach accommodation for the Gold Coast Magic Millions

Main Beach Accommodation

Stay at Maldives Resort in Main Beach and enjoy fully furnished apartments with a well appointed kitchen, generous lounge area and balcony complete with stunning ocean views as well as views over the resort pool or towards Surfers Paradise and the Gold Coast hinterland.

Relax by the resort swimming pool, heated spa and enjoy relaxed dining in the bbq and entertainment area which is set in landscaped gardens. Enjoy a body treatment before the Magic Millions Race Day at the on site day spa.

This great location is a short walk to patrolled Main Beach and Tedder Ave with its great array of relaxed alfresco cafes, bars and fine dining restaurants. Purchase a new outfit for the race day at one of the trendy boutiques along this strip.

Ring us today to secure your Main Beach accommodation for the upcoming Gold Coast Magic Millions and get ready to enjoy this fun filled Gold Coast event.

Gold Coast Events for Australia Day

Australia Day is the one day that Aussies come together to celebrate all things Australian. whether you head to the beach, throw a shrimp on the bbq or attend an Australian day awards ceremony, the ways to celebrate are broad and varied. This year why not head to the Gold Coast, book some accommodation in Main Beach and take part in local events. The local Southport yacht club will this year turn their restaurant into a sea of green and gold with great Aussie raffles, best dressed prizes and live entertainment. With lunch from 12pm, it is the place for luch this upcoming Australia Day.

Head to Evandale Parklands in Surfers Paradise for an Australia day of family entertainment. With face painting, special rides, puppet shows and animal nursery, the kids will be well catered for. Adults will enjoy the bull rides and bareback rides, live entertainment and the great array of food on offer from a number of cuisines including Mexican, Indian, Chinese and Thai.

Why not head to the Gold Coast this Australia Day long weekend and take part in a local event to celebrate all that is Australian. Book some great Main Beach accommodation and enjoy all that Main Beach has to offer.

Main Beach Accommodation

Maldives Resort in the heart of Main Beach offers a great range of self contained apartments that are individually furnished. Enjoy stunning ocean and Gold Coast skyline views from your private balcony. Enjoy resort facilities that include a great pool, spa and bbq areas. Relax with a massage or body treatment at the onsite day spa.

Explore Main Beach with its patrolled beach and Tedder Ave with its upmarket boutique shops, relaxed cafes and bars and fine dining restaurants. Ring us today to book your accommodation in Main Beach for the upcoming Australia Day and be a part of the Gold Coast events for this great day.

Christmas on Tedder – Main Beach on the Gold Coast

Christmas is just around the corner and Main Beach on the Gold Coast is gearing up to begin celebrations with its Christmas on Tedder event. This is a family friendly event to be held on the 8th of December and promises an evening of music, entertainment, food, wine and lots of Christmas spirit. Carols will begin at 6.00pm followed by a summer street party from 8 till 11pm with guests including Lisa Edwards, Wilbur Wilde, Frankie J Holden and Joe Camilleri. Bring all the family as there may be a surprise visit from Santa throughout the evening. Why not head to the Gold Coast for a pre Christmas getaway and enjoy great Main Beach accommodation at Maldives Resort in the heart of Main Beach on the Gold Coast.

Main Beach Accommodation for Christmas on Tedder

Accommodation at Main Beach

Maldives Resort is located in the heart of Main Beach a short walk to the patrolled beach and Tedder Ave. Enjoy spectacular views of Main Beach, the Gold Coast Spit as well as towards Surfers Paradise. All apartments are individually decorated with modern furnishings, have well appointed kitchens, a generous lounge area and balcony off the living as well as the bedroom areas.

Relax with great resort facilities that include an onsite day spa, swimming pool and bbq ares. Walk to Tedder Ave with its fantastic choice of cuisines and great boutique shopping. Maldives Resort offers the perfect accommodation options for your next Gold Coast getaway. Ring us today to book your Main Beach accommodation for the upcoming Main Beach event – Christmas on Tedder and get in the Christmas spirit.

Gold Coast PGA Golf Championships 2013

The golf pros will light us the Gold Coast when they compete in the PGA Championships in November to be held at the Royal Pines Resort.  With pros such as Adam Scott (fresh from his US masters win), Craig Parry, Rodger Davis and Peter Lonard you can expect to see fantastic golf over the 4 day event. Spectators are welcome and tickets are now on sale with daily tickets to all the action only $25.00.

Main Beach accommodation for the Gold Coast PGA Golf Championships

Main Beach Accommodation

Why not book some great Main Beach Accommodation at Maldives Resort and enjoy the golf as well as fantastic accommodation in Main Beach. Maldives Resort offers a great range of fully self contained and individually furnished 1 bedroom apartments with balconies to enjoy the stunning ocean and Surfers Paradise skyline views. Enjoy onsite facilities including onsite day spa, undercover secure parking, outdoor pool and heated spa as well as bbq and entertainment area perfect for relaxed dining after a day walking the golf course.

Maldives Resort is a short walk from patrolled Main Beach, Tedder Ave with its plethora of dining choices and retail outlets, Marina Mirage and the Spit area of the Gold Coast. It is only a short 15 minute drive to the PGA Golf venue at Royal Pines. You will love our relaxed atmosphere and central location…just perfect for your next getaway to the Gold Coast.

Ring us today to make your Main Beach accommodation booking..we’d love to see you soon.

Main Beach Accommodation for the Gold Coast Armor All 600

This Gold Coast event kicks off on the 25th of October so get in quick to secure your accommodation. With on and off the track entertainment looking to be the biggest in the events history this years Gold Coast Armor All 600 is one not to be missed. With events such as a series of pop up concerts, an opera event, V8 Superkart Derby and the Gold Coast rockers GC600 Hop there is something for everyone at this years event. Head on down to hear class acts including Havana Brown, Spiderbait, Bombs Away, The Stafford Brothers and Travie McCoy to name just a few.

Maldives Resort at Main Beach Gold Coast is in the heart of all the V8 action and the perfect location for that that the love the Super Car experience. Enjoy the V8 Supercar Drivers battle through one of Australia’s most unforgiving street circuits to claim the inaugural Enduro Cup throughout the day. Head back to relax and recharge at Maldives Resort before heading to the Surfers Paradise beach and getting back into the action at the after race concert.

Main Beach accommodation for Gold Coast Armor All 600

Accommodation in Main Beach

Maldives Resort offers a great range of accommodation just a short walk from the all the track action. Enjoy fully furnished and self contained apartments with balconies to sit back and enjoy the race atmosphere. Relax in the resort pool or pamper yourself with a treatment or two at our onsite day spa.

Hurry as accommodation for this Gold Coast event is filling fast and our Main Beach location is a favourite with race goers and visitors to the Gold Coast for this event.

Ring us today to secure your Main Beach accommodation.

Gold Coast Trams

The Gold Coast light rail corridor is getting closer to being operational with testing due to commence during October. The 14 trams are all electric, can comfortably carry 309 passengers, are air conditioned, have access for prams, wheel chairs and even surf boards. The trams have been built in Germany and will each carry the Gold Coast signature blue and gold colours.

The new rail system is not expected to be up and running until mid 2014 but should prove popular with the route connecting the new Gold Coast university hospital and Griffith University to the retail and beach side centres of Southport, Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. With 16 stations on the route (one at Main Beach) and 13 klms of track it is bound to assist with traffic congestion once fully operational.

Why not book your accommodation at Main Beach and see first hand how this new traffic system. Can’t wait till next year? Ring us today to check out our current accommodation specials and come and see what the Gold Coast has to offer.

Gold Coast light rail network opening Mid 2014


Sea Worlds New Polar Bear Baby Cub

There is much excitement at Sea World and the Gold Coast at present with the newest addition to Sea World, the male cub having been introduced to the public for the first time last weekend. The successful Polar Bear offspring after a decade of unsuccessful breeding at Sea World has warmed the hearts of keepers as well the public. Expected to stay with his mum for up to 2 years before he himself will become part of an overseas Polar Bear breeding program he will call the new $1.5M exhibit home. With a large pool, natural vegetation and a foraging pit the new enclosure is designed to stimulate and enrich. The soon to be named male cub is expected to grow to be a 600kg carnivore but at present is the talk of the town. Head to the Gold Coast, bring the family and see for yourself this cute little bundle of fluff….the perfect school holiday activity for all the family.

Main Beach Accommodation near Sea World on the Gold Coast

Main Beach Accommodation

Maldives Resort is located in beautiful Main Beach and just a short walk from this Gold Coast Theme Park. Maldives offers luxurious and modern 1 bedroom apartments with balconies and stunning Gold Coast views. Located only 100 metres from Main Beach’s Tedder Ave with its bars, sidewalk cafes and restaurants and boutique shopping and Marina Mirage..everything you need is at your finger tips. Walk to patrolled Main Beach, the Southport Yacht Club and the Southport Spit. With an onsite tour desk, we are happy to help you with the booking of your Gold Coast activities and Gold Coast Theme Park tickets. Main Beach on the Gold Coast is the ideal holiday destination and Maldives Resort is the perfect Main Beach accommodation option.

Ring us today to secure your booking and get ready to see explore more of the Gold Coast and see for yourself the latest addition to the Sea World family.