Escape for Easter

Book Burleigh Heads Accommodation with Southern Cross

If you’re looking for the ideal destination to spend the Easter weekend, look no further than Burleigh Heads Gold Coast!

The Easter holiday offers the perfect excuse to escape and Burleigh has it all if you’re planning a beach getaway to enjoy with the kids on their autumn school break. From relaxation to adventure and excitement, Burleigh Heads promises plenty to do and experience with memories to last for years to come.

QLD’s borders are finally open (welcome back NSW and Victoria!) and the following things to do are all COVID Safe. Save now by directly booking our Burleigh Heads accommodation at Southern Cross.

Burleigh Heads Things to Do Easter

The best Burleigh Heads things to do for families! Burleigh Gold Coast boasts a breath-taking surf beach, an oceanside national park to explore, world-class restaurant dining and one of the best wildlife attractions on the Gold Coast.

Be sure to give your family an autumn holiday to remember with the following things to do in Burleigh Heads.

Burleigh Beach

There’s a reason why Burleigh Heads Beach is one of the best beaches on the Gold Coast, and that’s because it offers everything you could want from a beach!

Laid-back Burleigh Beach stands out from the rest with its sweeping sun-kissed sand, natural surf break (located at the rocky Burleigh Headland) and stunning coastal views to Surfers Paradise. There are beachfront restaurants with ocean views, plus beachfront markets to catch every last Sunday of the month in Justins Park.

Burleigh Head National Park

Burleigh Head National Park is located next to Burleigh Beach on the headland, offering adventure, relaxation and a gorgeous change of scenery within footsteps.

Burleigh Head National Park is the only oceanside national park on the Gold Coast, home to local wildlife species, lush trails and scenic picnic spots. Go off the beaten path or take one of the popular walks, such as the ocean view walk, where you’ll be treated to sparkling, panoramic views of the Pacific.

Burleigh Heads Restaurants

Restaurants in Burleigh Heads are as eclectic as Burleigh itself, offering something for any mood, craving and occasion.

Dine right on the beachfront at The Surf Club Burleigh and Rick Shores. Pair shopping and dining together on bustling James Street. And treat yourself to the perfect brunch at Burleigh Heads cafés such as The Pantry Cafe, Coffee Club Cafe and The Pocket.

All close to Justins Park, find the above and more by exploring Goodwin Terrace, Connor Street and the Gold Coast Highway.

David Fleay’s Wildlife Park

For a day out to remember this Easter, take the whole family to David Fleay Wildlife Park, situated just 5 minutes’ drive from Burleigh Heads Beach.

This Burleigh Heads wildlife attraction offers hundreds of fascinating to meet (well looked-after in lush natural habitats), along with live presentations and memorable up-close encounters!

Tallebudgera Creek

After enjoying all the above, visit Tallebudgera Creek – located on the other side of Burleigh Head National Park – for a change of pace and a host of outdoor activities the whole family can

enjoy. Tallebudgera Creek boasts still swimming waters and picturesque riverbanks, setting the scene for swimming, creekside picnicking, fishing and more. If that’s not enough, you can even hire some kayaks and paddle down the river to take in the creek’s scenery.

School Holiday Gold Coast Events

Taking place during the autumn school holiday itself, make your Burleigh Heads holiday even more memorable by catching one of the following events!

Gold Coast Film Festival – a 12-day festival of outdoor movie showings, film location tours and more in various Gold Coast locations from April 14 to April 25.

Supanova Comic Con Gold Coast – a vibrant weekend of pop culture excitement at the Gold Coast Convention Centre on April 17 and April 18.

Cooly Classic – a full day of beach entertainment and distanced ocean swimming on Kirra Beach and Coolangatta Beach on April 18.

Don’t Miss Out! Book Now with Southern Cross Apartments

Put all the above in the palm of your hand this Easter/April school holiday with our Burleigh Heads holiday accommodation at Southern Cross!

Here at Southern Cross Apartments Burleigh, we offer 2 and 3 bedroom beachfront Burleigh accommodation – modern, spacious and perfect for families and groups.

Our Burleigh Esplanade apartments are fully self-contained, complete with full kitchen facilities and stunning ocean views from large private balconies.

We also offer onsite guest facilities that include free WiFi, a heated outdoor swimming pool and spa, an indoor spa, sauna, gym and two half-size tennis courts.

We are COVID Safe, and you can save by simply booking directly.

It only takes a minute to view our Burleigh Heads beachfront apartments and rates! Just visit Southern Cross Burleigh Heads Accommodation.