Situated on the Gold Coast, Nerang is known for its stunning natural beauty where community and nature meet along the tranquil Nerang River. Take advantage of Queensland’s famous sunshine with picnics, boating and fishing, but don’t forget the delve deeper into Nerang’s historic attractions and nearby hinterland.
Things to do in Nerang
Active travellers will enjoy everything that the large Nerang National Park has to offer. Here you can enjoy mountain biking to birdwatching or take the family out for a picnic. In Nerang itself, there are a variety of beautiful parks and green spaces, or you can take a casual stroll along the banks of the Nerang River.
Cast a line from the pier at Arthur Earle Park, where you can reel in bream, flathead, whiting and trevally. The nearby Hinze Dam is perfect for a day of horse riding, cross-country bike riding and a picnic by the water. Travelling with the kids in tow? Don’t miss out on the fast-paced thrills at Slideways Go Karting, which has a multi-level track and powerful karts that hit 70 kilometres per hour.
Getting around Nerang
If you want to make the most of your trip to Nerang, then hire a car to go out and explore. However, you can also find ample public transportation in the form of buses, but you may need to arrange a taxi to reach certain destinations. The main airport in the region is the Gold Coast Airport if you are flying in, while you can also catch a train from Brisbane.