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Gold Coast!

As part of Australia’s largest and most trusted homestay provider, AHN Gold Coast brings a wealth of local knowledge and experience to homestay on the Gold Coast.

Located right here in beautiful Mermaid Beach, our local team is passionate about our local community, and works hard to ensure that each of our students is placed in a safe, enjoyable environment.

We deliver the best service and highest standards to our students, hosts, education partners and agents, and are passionate ambassadors for the Gold Coast.

All You Need To Know About The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is a metropolitan region south of Brisbane on Australia’s east coast, famed for its long sandy beaches, surfing and elaborate system of inland canals and waterways. It’s also home to the Dreamworld, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild theme parks. Inland, hiking trails crisscross Lamington National Park’s mountain ridges and valleys, home to rare birds and rainforest and large shopping precincts. There are a wide a range of quality universities to choose from offering a broad range of career choice.


The Gold Coast has a comfortable sub-tropical climate ideal for outdoor enjoyment all-year round. The Gold Coast averages 245 days of fine and sunny weather each year and has an average rainfall of about 1400mm annually, the majority of which falls in the summer period (December – February). Daytime temperatures on the coast are generally in the mid 20°C range. The Hinterland is slightly cooler with maximum winter temperatures around 16°C. In winter, clear skies and dry air mean cool nights.

She is really a fantastic homestay host and I was lucky to stay in the home.

Marissa is a breath of fresh air..Such a delight and cooks sensational Brazillian food..