Residents enjoy a quiet lifestyle at Biggera Waters which is situated in between Labrador and Runaway Bay on the Broadwater. The walk along the Broadwater is spectacular and changes every day. It is a popular place for people trying to keep fit as well as families out having a stroll. Biggera Creek flows through the middle of the suburb and meets the Broadwater at Land’s End. If you use the boat ramp here you will be in the Broadwater in less than one minute. In the history of Biggera Waters, many fishing families made their home here and fishing remains popular in the area today.
Real estate varies in Biggera Waters from older style family homes and duplexes to waterfront units and waterfront luxury homes. Affordable housing options are available if you look hard enough.
Metro Marketplace is a small complex catering to the suburb’s daily needs with a supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent and other specialty shops. It is undergoing a $30million renovation and expansion. Just around the corner is Harbour Town on the corner of Gold Coast Highway and Oxley Drive. Harbour Town is a factory outlet discount shopping centre that sells quality brands direct. The centre also has a Readings Cinema complex. Runaway Bay Shopping Village and Australia Fair are nearby.
Primary: Biggera Waters, Coombabah and St Francis Xavier (Catholic). Secondary: Coombabah and Southport. Private: A.B. Paterson.
Harbourside Residential Resort on Treasure Island Drive offers over 50s resort style living opposite Harbour Town. The waterfront resort is located close to facilities.
Harbour Town medical centre includes family medicine, travel health, skin health diagnostic clinic and women’s health.
Buses from Harbour Town to Southport or Nerang train station run regularly.
Dublin Docks is an Irish pub, located at Harbour Town, with great live music especially good for a relaxed Sunday afternoon. The Broadwater is the main draw card for this area where people can drop a line, take a boat ride or enjoy any of the numerous water sports on offer.