Our city has a unique and rich history. We have a range of heritage places. One way you can discover the Gold Coast is to do a heritage walk. Take a journey through our land, learn and get active at the same time.
Find details here about our self-guided walks with supporting maps and information.
If you would like to learn more about our city's history, you can also visit Gold Coast Stories. This website is curated by our Libraries.
Explore the Kaialgumm Games Trail to find out about traditional games that were played by indigenous children in many different parts of Australia.
The Coolangatta Heritage Walk is a self-guided trail that celebrates the rich history of the town.
This 10-kilometre walkway will take you on a tour of the Gold Coast beginning at Southport Chambers and ending at Evandale Council Chambers.
Visit memorials that honour the courage and determination of those who fought in the Korean War and on the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea during World War II.
This self-guided trail with text and image markers shows historical points of interest from Deepwater Point to Lands End.
The self-guided Mudgeeraba Heritage Walk is a discovery and celebration of the rich history of this unique Gold Coast village nestled in the hinterland.
The Nerang Heritage Walk is a discovery and celebration of the rich history of this Gold Coast hinterland town straddling the beautiful Nerang River.
This self-guided trail has text and image markers to help walkers explore historical points of interest from Owen Park to the Broadwater.
In honour of Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee, the Jubilee Walkway was officially opened 2 June 2022. 70 bronze markers are embedded in the pavement.