In this pack you will find a range of ideas, activities, resources and lesson plans, designed to allow you to engage students on the topic of Recreation and Tourism on our coast, facilitate learning and maximise understanding of natural coastal processes and management strategies for the local beaches, foreshores and dunes on the Gold Coast. Resources are created for targeted year groups and include clear curriculum links.
Sun, sand and surf: life’s a beach on the sunny Gold Coast. Known for its expansive stretches of sandy beaches and iconic neon lights, our beaches are our city’s playground. Tourists flock here by the millions every year, to enjoy an endless summer of surf, sun and waves.
Every year the City of Gold Coast invests in the management of our beaches and foreshores. This investment, in addition to the global reputation and marketing of the Gold Coast and it’s beaches as a top tourist destination, highlights the significant social and economic value of the beaches.
The resources in this pack allow you and your students to explore Recreation and Tourism on the Gold Coast, through engaging and thought provoking activities.