Relax & Recover...
How to escape the hype of the Gold Coast and unwind
Escaping to the Gold Coast before the madness of the silly season sets in?
In addition to high-energy thrills and high-end glamour, the region also boasts an abundance of nourishing experiences that will leave you feeling
recharged and ready to take on the Christmas shopping! Read on for Oscar on Main’s top tips for escaping the hype and indulging the senses.
Get fresh at Freeman’s Organic Farm
Take in the spectacular mountain sights, feel the gentle breeze on your skin and browse the delicious, fresh produce on offer at the 100-year-old Freeman’s
Organic Farm in Currumbin. Quality treats from the Tomewin Platform Café will keep you satisfied, and will provide plenty of opportunity to fill your
holiday kitchen back at Oscar on Main.
Visit high tea heaven
If sweet treats and hot drinks is your idea of comfort, look no further than Surfers Paradise institution Cha Tea Providores. Chef-designed stands comprise
warm scones with fresh cream and homemade jam, as well as hand-made sweet and savoury treats, served alongside quality tea and coffee.
Hit the sand
There is absolutely no doubt that salt air and warm sand recharges the batteries and reinvigorates the soul. Escape the Surfers Paradise crowds and secure
your own piece of the Main Beach shoreline; where the water is clear, the beach is made for strolling and the warming rays encourage you to linger
longer. For an extra indulgence, grab a delicious beachside ice cream from the Main Beach Pavilion.
Taste the local fare
Gold Coast Food and Wine Tours serve up the opportunity to taste the very best of the local fare without the hassle of table bookings or review-scanning.
Enjoy an evening in beautiful Burleigh Heads and sample five fabulous cafes and restaurants through the late afternoon and evening for a truly unique
Gold Coast experience. Offering extensive insider knowledge, these tours deliver quality wine tastings, opportunities to meet with local artisans and
chefs, food demonstrations as well as the keys to creating the perfect cocktail.
Take a wellbeing class
Rise early and start your day with a good stretch! Whether you prefer yoga or pilates, there are endless options when it comes to gentle, nurturing exercise
classes in and around the Gold Coast. Just a short stroll from your Oscar on Main accommodation you will discover Organic Pilates – a gorgeous studio
delivering small, quality, reformer-based classes. So Yoga is a great nearby option for yoga enthusiasts; regularly attracting five star reviews for
their Surfers Paradise-based classes.
Detox and refresh
Cleanse the toxins and stresses from your body with a personalised session at Burleigh’s rejuvenation hotspot, The Bath House. Nestled in the mouth of
Tallebudgera Valley on the Gold Coast, this modern, communal space comprises of two heated hydrotherapy spas, essential oil-infused wet steam rooms,
a red cedar sauna, magnesium plunge pool, sun deck and lounge area, all adjacent to the Greenhouse café. Choose from an all access 90 minute pass,
access pass plus one hour full body massage, or an access pass and delicious plant-based meal (with champagne!) Be sure to make an appointment to avoid