Suburb Profile

Merrimac was once an area primarily used for dairying, sheep, cattle and sugarcane. It is an affordable, family orientated area filled with an abundance of sought-after schools, parks and shopping facilities. Close to the M1, beaches, golf courses, Robina Town Centre, Restaurants and cafes, & public transport you will never have to go very far at all to be where you need to be.


All Saints Anglican School
Merrimac State School
St Michael’s College
Merrimac State High School


10.4km to Surfers Paradise
78.7km to Brisbane
24.6km to Dreamworld
38.6km to Tamborine Mountain
25.3km to Coolangatta Airport
86.2km to Brisbane Airport
13.9km to Gold Coast University Hospital
6.7km to Robina Hospital


Worongary Town Centre
Amcal+ Pharmacy Merrimac – Gooding Drive
Coles Worongary
Woolworths Carrara
ALDI Carrara
Worongary Medical Centre
SmartClinics Merrimac Family Medical Centre

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