Two parks you should visit when in Burleigh Heads

Do you love nature? Well if you are heading over to the Gold Coast for that reason, why not explore the wonders of the city’s coastal suburb called Burleigh Heads or simply Burleigh. There are several parks and natural attractions here. And if you are interested to see them, then you should stay at a Burleigh Heads Holiday Apartments.

Southern Cross Apartments is located at 114-124 The Esplanade Burleigh Heads settled by lush green foreshore and close to the patrolled beach. They have a selection of two-bedroom apartments which are fully-equipped complete with fantastic ocean views.

Besides these, Southern Cross Apartments also has a range of facilities making every guest’s stay a relaxing one. There are an outdoor swimming pool and spa, an indoor spa, a gym, a sauna, a tennis court as well as a tennis table. You will surely never run out of things to do here.

And once you are ready to explore the parks and nature attractions, Southern Cross Apartments has a friendly tour desk team to help you. They can suggest and help you book the best local tour; not to mention, shows and attractions. But basically, Southern Cross Apartments is near the following:

David Fleay Wildlife Park

Located at Loman Lane, David Fleay Wildlife Park features the most iconic Australian wildlife. There you can witness brolgas, bilbies, crocodiles, dingoes, dunnarts, kangaroos, koalas, emus, and platypus. You are very much welcome to explore David Fleay Wildlife Park but if you one to know more about the park the animals, they have a range of daily wildlife shows you can catch.

Besides these, David Fleay Wildlife Park is also involved in conservation initiatives since 1951which was headed by David Fleay. The park continues his work from research to breeding especially educating their visitors. So make sure to grab the opportunity to learn on your visit.

Burleigh Head National Park

Located at Goodwin Terrace is a park that offers lovely walks along the rocky but beautiful foreshore through the rainforest plus you also get the chance to witness see amazing creatures. Take note, if you visit that area in Burleigh Head National Park in spring, you will see whales and sea-eagles.

The Burleigh Head National Park also features five walking tracks namely: Ocean View track, Burleigh link track, Rainforest circuit, Jula Street link track and the Tallebudgera link track. Make sure to only stay at the walking tracks.

Here is a bonus one. Southern Cross Apartments is also near the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

This heritage-listed zoological garden is located at 28 Tomewin Street in Currumbin. The sanctuary is also involved in wildlife conservation, research and conservation projects. They also have a Wildlife Hospital where you can avail a private tour. Here you can learn about animal medical care and rehabilitation. Besides these, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary also has several shows and animal encounters. If you are bringing your kids, their daily shows are a must-see!

Are you ready to head to Burleigh and explore these sites? Book your Burleigh Heads Beachfront accommodation at Southern Cross today!