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Main Beach view at Dawn

About Main Beach

by Kitty Jellinek
Main Beach (originally Southport East) is a suburb on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. Situated just North of Surfers Paradise. During the early years in which Southport was the urban center of recreational activity at the coast, visitors were ferried across the Broadwater to surf at the Main Beach so named because it was the main surf beach for the town of Southport. The area was defined by narrow coastal dune between the sea and the mouth of the Nerang River. Narrowneck formed the southern boundary and to the north a spit of sand terminated in a break or [...]