Robina is a suburb of the Gold Coast City, in the Australian state of Queensland. It is located 16 km (10 miles) from the beaches of Surfers Paradise, and 80 km (50 miles) from Brisbane. It has a population of almost twenty thousand inhabitants. Main points of interest in the suburb are the shopping centre in Robina Town Centre and the Bond University.
The main employment sectors in the Robina are tourism, food services, followed by school education, hospitals, legal and accounting services, as well as hospitality. Robina contains the large shopping centre in Robina Town Centre, with more than three hundred and fifty retail outlets. Large IT companies in the area include IBM, Austar, and GoTalk. There area many opportunities for executive suites in the area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Robina has a lot to offer in terms of sights and activities. The most popular aspect of the suburb is the Town Centre and the shopping opportunities, it provides. Target Discount Department Store, JB Hi Fi, David Jones Department Store, Coles Supermarket, Event Cinemas, AMF Bowling Centre are just a few of the establishments. The City of Robina features great opportunities for golf lovers with courses found at Robina Woods, The Colonial, Lakelands Golf Club, the Palm Meadows Golf Course, and The Glades club houses. Nearby Surfers Paradise Beach is one of the best beaches on the east coast of Australia. Robina has a variety of restaurants offering diverse cuisine options. Examples include Yum Cha Robina, Cocotte Dining, Dog & Parrot Tavern, and Earth n Sea Pizza and Pasta.
Getting to Robina by plane is quite easy, as it is 10 km (6 miles) from Surfers Paradise Airport, seventeen from Gold Coast Airport and about 80 km (50 miles) from Brisbane International Airport. The suburb has its own railway station and is served by several Translink bus routes, connecting it with the neighbouring areas.