Arundel, nestled on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia, offers a unique blend of urban convenience and natural beauty. This family-friendly suburb attracts residents seeking a peaceful lifestyle with easy access to the bustling heart of the Gold Coast. With its diverse housing options, proximity to Griffith University, and abundance of green spaces, Arundel caters to both young professionals and established families.

Demographics (2021 ABS data):

  • Post Code: 4214
  • Population: 11,171
  • Median age: 36 years
  • Median household income: $101,539
  • Unemployment rate: 4.5%
  • Proportion of residents born overseas: 26.3%

Notable attractions/features:

  • Coombabah Lake Conservation Park: Offering scenic walking trails, birdwatching opportunities, and diverse wildlife, this park is a haven for nature lovers.
  • Griffith University: One of Australia’s leading universities, Griffith University attracts students from around the world, adding to the suburb’s vibrant atmosphere.
  • A.B. Paterson College: This renowned private school offers a prestigious education for children from kindergarten to Year 12.
  • Arundel Hills Country Club: Featuring an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, and a swimming pool, this club provides recreational opportunities for residents.
  • Hargraves Park: This popular park boasts sporting facilities, playgrounds, and picnic areas, perfect for family fun and outdoor activities.
  • Proximity to Gold Coast attractions: Arundel is just a short drive away from renowned destinations like Surfers Paradise beaches, theme parks, and the Gold Coast Hinterland, offering endless entertainment options.

Additional features:

  • A range of dining options, from family-friendly cafes to upscale restaurants.
  • Convenient access to shopping centres and supermarkets.
  • Well-connected public transport network.

Arundel’s mix of natural beauty, convenient amenities, and family-friendly atmosphere make it a sought-after location on the Gold Coast. Whether you’re seeking a quiet escape or access to the city’s excitement, Arundel offers something for everyone.

Other major facilities are located in adjacent suburbs, including Helensvale railway station and Westfield Helensvale (Helensvale), Harbour Town Shopping Centre (Biggera Waters) and Griffith University, Gold Coast University Hospital, and the G:link light rail service.

Arundel Suburb border map