Q1 High-rise was built by the Sunland Group and was completed towards the end of year 2005. The building is well known as the southern hemisphere’s tallest residential tower. Its main point of difference to other high-rise in Surfers Paradise is its glass enclosed sleek look.


Q1 lift lobby is separated into two high speed lift groups. Four high speed lifts service levels B2 to level 42. Three separate high speed lifts service levels 43 to the penthouse on level 74. Total apartments in Q1 is 526 including the penthouse.

Sky Deck

The Q1 observation sky deck has its own high speed lifts taking viewers to a dizzying height to the top of the building in 43 seconds. On a clear day, viewers can see 360 degrees all the way to Brisbane to the north, Hinterland to the west, Byron Bay to the south and the Pacific Ocean to the east. The top of Q1 spire measures 322.5m from the ground, making it the southern’s hemisphere’s tallest residential tower.

For your Gold Coast holiday accommodation needs, stay in this iconic building with Holiday Holiday. All apartments in Q1 Surfers Paradise managed by Holiday Holiday boast amazing ocean, river or hinterland views. Q1 apartments are extremely generous in living space and has an open floor concept throughout.