The Service Personnel Anglican Help Society
SPAHS owns and operates St George's Defence Holiday Suites and manages The Garland Apartments at Rainbow Bay
Operated by Service Personnel Help Society Inc (SPAHS), a registered charity, St George's provides affordable holiday accommodation for current and former service personnel, their spouse and their dependent school age children from Australia and its allies. See Booking Rules
Since 1915, SPAHS has hosted thousands of eligible guests at its seafront facilities at Rainbow Bay, near Coolangatta on Queensland's famous Gold Coast;. It is literally only metres from the renowned surfing mecca of Snapper Rocks and within easy reach of both Duranbah and Greenmount surf breaks.
"Had a wonderful stay. Will spread the word to the veterans"
"We had a wonderful break from the Canberra cold. An absolute privilege to have this fabulous place to stay"
The Richman Family
"Many thanks to David & Rosie with all the support of others in the Anglican Church for the fantastic facility"
Tim, Fiona & Oscar Goward.
"What a wonderfully auspicious day this is. We are thrilled to be amongst the first of many holiday makers at the new St Georges. First impressions – just amazing. Thank you"
Rosie & David. Marjie & Ron Goward
"We enjoyed our stay. Happy to be amongst old friends and new. Very well done and congratulations Rosie & David."
Yvonne Lucas & Tony Clarke
"Had a wonderful stay – Thanks ever so much."
Merilyn & Peter Trent
"Great place to stay. Views are spectacular. Looking forward to our stay. Pat & Lorraine Sheehan Loved my holiday in a lovely room and lovely staff."
Excellent stay with the family. Thank you! Hope to stay again soon.
"Many thanks to Dave, Rosie and the Anglican Church for making this wonderful holiday home (resort) available for ex-military personnel. It is first class."
Bravo Zulu. Phill & Tracey Narramore
"What an amazing transformation from the old St Georges. Rosie & David have done an amazing job. We look forward to many more stays in the new updated St Georges."
Sonya, Steve, Chloe & Ashley Ludkin
Contact and Location
Our address is:
192 Marine Parade
PO Box 326, COOLANGATTA, QLD. 4225
St George's Defence Holiday Suites Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm - Saturday 9am to 12noon - Closed Sunday & Public Holidays
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