Not to Miss in August - the 2019 Burleigh BBQ Championships
If you’re planning to escape to the Gold Coast this winter, make sure it’s in August for the 2019 Burleigh BBQ Championships - the Queensland’s biggest outdoor barbecue competition!
Held annually in Burleigh Heads, the Burleigh BBQ Championships offers a full weekend of top-notch barbecue food, live entertainment and good vibes on Burleigh Beach - an event that’s not to be missed if you’ve got a taste for the traditional Aussie barbecue.
Come along to see Australia’s top barbecue teams cook up their best barbecue dish, with more than 60 judges and a whole host of awards to be won. As the championships take place, there will be live entertainment on the beach, a spread of local barbecue food vendors and a superb atmosphere to enjoy. Spoil yourself with more than a handful of barbecue specialities, nod your head to free live music and don’t miss out on which team takes the winning spot for this year’s competition!
Last year’s Burleigh BBQ Championships brought in over 7,000 people from all over the country, making it the most successful event yet. It’s back again due to high demand, and you can expect a whole lot more from this year's championship, which will bring world-famous Burleigh Beach Gold Coast to life over two full days.
The Burleigh BBQ Championships is FREE to attend, and you can be just moments away from all the good food and excitement with our central Burleigh Heads accommodation at Swell Resort!
Discover Picturesque Burleigh with Swell Resort Burleigh Beach
Get ready for Burleigh BBQ Championships 2019 on the weekend of August 3 and August 4 with our 1, 2 and 3 Bedroom Burleigh Heads Apartments. Situated just a short walk from Burleigh Beach, Burleigh Head National Park and a whole host of famous local restaurants, our Burleigh Heads resort offers a relaxing Gold Coast holiday surrounded in picturesque tropical scenery and some of the best things to do on the Queensland Gold Coast.
The preferred destination of surfers, nature lovers and those seeking a laidback atmosphere on the Gold Coast, Burleigh Heads lies central on the Gold Coast with a unique personality of its own. Burleigh Beach boasts a dreamy white beachfront with a headland made for surfing, and no matter whether you’re looking to enjoy the waves or laze around on the beach, this popular Gold Coast beach won’t disappoint.
Nature discovery doesn’t get better on the Gold Coast than at Burleigh Head National Park, which is home to birdlife, colourful flora and rocky cliffs that provide unmatched views over the Pacific Ocean. Find a shady spot under a tree to tuck into a picnic, or explore the walking paths at your leisure - it’s a rainforest adventure at the heart of the Gold Coast!
Other exciting things do in Burleigh Gold Coast include David Fleay Wildlife Park - a popular wildlife attraction with a population of Australian animals to see up close - as well as trying out the local restaurants. Just minutes from our location at Swell Resort, complete your holiday in Burleigh Heads with unforgettable dining experiences at Rick Shores, The Fish House, Pepe Italia, The Pantry and many more.
Our Family-Friendly Burleigh Heads Apartments
Self-contained, modern and complemented by your own choice of a sunlit private balcony or courtyard, our inviting selection of One, Two and Three Bedroom Family Apartment accommodation at Swell Resort is your chance to soak up your perfect stay in Burleigh Heads Gold Coast.
All of our options come ready with full kitchen and laundry facilities, reverse-cycle air-conditioning and a spacious lounge and dining area. Each apartment also offers a luxury King-sized bed, Foxtel TV and complimentary WiFi access - making sure that you’re comfortable and entertained each day of your Gold Coast holiday.
Whether you’re staying with family, friends or a partner, you’ll be spoilt with things to do onsite at our resort - enjoy a few laps in our sparkling heated swimming pool, unwind in our spa, cook up a poolside meal with our barbecue facilities or pass the time in our gym or with a few a games on our full-size outdoor tennis court.
Explore More of the Gold Coast with Our Central Location
What makes Burleigh Heads the perfect holiday destination is its convenient central location that puts the rest of the Gold Coast in the palm of your hand! With Broadbeach and Surfers Paradise to the north as well as Palm Beach and Currumbin in the south, there is a plethora of ways to make your holiday with Swell Resort even more unforgettable.
Within a short ride, head to Broadbeach for a world-class shopping experience at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, more fun on the sand at Kurrawa Beach and thriving live entertainment at The Star Gold Coast. Go further north for a whole host of popular tourist attractions in Surfers Paradise, including more great places to dine on Surfers Paradise Boulevard, The Esplanade and more.
If, on the other hand, you’re looking discover more of the Gold Coast’s tropical heritage, venture south for Tallebudgera Creek, Palm Beach and Currumbin. Kayak at Tallebudgera and Currumbin Creek, take a sandy stroll through the Palm Beach Parklands, and don’t miss out on the Gold Coast's premier wildlife experience at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary - a must-visit attraction for all ages that you’ll have at your fingertips with Swell Resort Burleigh.
Book Our Burleigh Heads Accommodation Directly for Our Best Rates
Make sure to get the best price for your stay by booking directly with Swell Resort. As well as the most affordable rates for our central Burleigh apartments, you’re guaranteed a hassle-free booking experience that will have you all set to enjoy Burleigh Heads, the 2019 Burleigh BBQ Championships and all the best neighbouring destinations on the Gold Coast.
Choose our comfortable One Bedroom Apartment for a relaxing couple’s break, or our spacious Two Bedroom Apartment or Family Apartment if you’re visiting with up to 7 guests - see our full choice now by just visiting Swell Resort Burleigh Beach.