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Broadbeach Waters, Queensland

Broadbeach Waters is a suburb in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2011 Census, Broadbeach Waters had a population of 7,534.[3]

Broadbeach Waters
Gold CoastQueensland
Goldcoast Queensland Australia aerial view.jpg
Residental canals on the Gold Coast, including Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters is located in Queensland
Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters
Coordinates 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417Coordinates: 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417
Population 7,779 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4218
LGA(s) Gold Coast City
State electorate(s) Surfers Paradise
Federal Division(s) Moncrieff
Suburbs around Broadbeach Waters:
Benowa Bundall Surfers Paradise
Carrara Broadbeach Waters Broadbeach
Clear Island Waters Mermaid Waters Mermaid Beach



The northern boundary of Broadbeach Waters follows the Nerang River. The suburb is almost completed residential with most properties adjacent to or very close to man-made canals. Pacific Fair Shopping Centre is located in the south east corner of the suburb.


In the 2011 census, Broadbeach Waters recorded a population of 7,534 people, 50.6% female and 49.4% male.[3] The median age of the Broadbeach Waters population was 42 years, 5 years above the national median of 37. 64.4% of people living in Broadbeach Waters were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.5%, United Kingdom 5%, South Africa 1%, Germany 0.7%, United States of America 0.6%. 81.7% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.8% Mandarin, 0.7% Japanese, 0.7% Greek, 0.6% Italian, 0.5% Cantonese.[3]

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  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Broadbeach Waters (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 February 2018.   
  2. ^ "Broadbeach Waters (entry 46032)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 25 June 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Broadbeach Waters (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 July 2017.   

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