St George's Holiday House is operated by the Service Personnel Anglican Help Society (SPAHS) to provide a tranquil and inexpensive beach side holiday experience for Service and Ex-Service Personnel.
St George's is located opposite the Beach at Rainbow Bay, Queensland, Australia and has easy access to the world renowned surf breaks of Snapper Rocks, Greenmount, Duranbah and Kirra. It faces North to the ocean and offers good quality accommodation at affordable rates for currently serving and ex-service members of the Defence Forces, War/Defence widows, their husbands or wives, and dependent school-age children.
Most bedrooms are twin, but some single and two double rooms are available. A communal kitchen, dining areas (both indoor and outdoor), bathrooms and laundry facilities are provided. St George's is close to all amenities, including two major shopping centres, movie theatres, restaurants, clubs. A variety of sports and other entertainment are all within an easy stroll of the house. Surfing and fishing are at your doorstep.
Day trips and tours can be booked through the office, there is a tour brochure board provided within the house. Transport to facilities can be arranged and buses to many of the Gold Coast’s attractions pick up at the door.
Getting here: Inter-city air services arrive in Coolangatta at regular intervals, taxis are recommended for the short trip to St George's. If arriving by rail from the south, the train stops at Casino and a connecting bus meets the train and travels to the Tweed Heads Transit Centre,a short taxi ride is then required. If arriving from the North by Rail you alight at Robina Station, and catch the "Train Link" bus service to Tweed Heads Transit Centre where again a short taxi ride is advised. Coach services from the Brisbane Airport and City are available and provide a door-to -door service.