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Paradise Beach was a short-lived Australian television series made by Village Roadshow in association with New World International for the Nine Network between 1993 and 1994. Logo of Village Roadshow Village Roadshow ASX: VRL is an Australian media company with interests in cinema, theme parks, film production and distribution. ... The Nine Network is an Australian television network, available in major markets across Australia. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal. // Events January Bill Clinton January 1 : North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) goes into effect. ...


The series was set on Queensland's Gold Coast and was a youth-oriented series filmed largely on location. Paradise Beach was intended not only as a rival to Australian soaps Neighbours and Home And Away but also to be the first breakthrough Australian soap to make it in America. However, the series was largely savaged by the critics - with negative comparisons to the American shows Baywatch and Beverly Hills 90210 - and failed to make an impression. After the series ended, Jaason Simmons joined the cast of Baywatch the following year. Emblems: Faunal - Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus); Floral - Cooktown orchid (Dendrobium bigibbum); Bird - Brolga (Grus rubicunda); Aquatic - Barrier Reef Anemonefish (Amphiprion akindynos); Gem - Sapphire; Colour - Maroon Motto: Audax at Fidelis (Bold but Faithful) Slogan or Nickname: Sunshine State, Smart State Other Australian states and territories Capital Brisbane Government Const. ... Gold Coast city is located in the south east corner of Queensland, Australia. ... Neighbours is a long-running Australian soap opera, which runs for half an hour and which, ironically, is more popular in the UK than Australia[citation needed]. It originally aired on the Seven Network in Australia in 1985; however, they cancelled the series later that year. ... Home and Away is an Australian weeknightly half-hour television soap opera produced in Sydney by the Seven Network since January 1988. ... Motto: (traditional) In God We Trust (official, 1956–present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City Official language(s) None at the federal level; English de facto Government Federal Republic  - President George W. Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence - Declared - Recognized... Baywatch was a popular American television show about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the crowded beaches of Los Angeles County, California. ... Beverly Hills 90210 was a popular primetime television soap opera that aired from October 1990 to May 2000 on the Fox Network in the United States and subsequently on various networks around the world. ...


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Melissa Bell (born 7 November 1972) is an Australian actress. ... Zoe Bertram is an Australian actress, whose first major role was in the teen-oriented television soap opera The Restless Years as Olivia Baxter. ... Michael Caton (born 1943 in Queensland, Australia) is an actor best known for playing Darryl Kerrigan from 1997s low budget hit The Castle. ... Paula Duncan is an Australian actress who has played several leading roles in various TV series, including Carol Finlayson in Number 96, Lisa Brooks in The Young Doctors, Danni Francis in Cop Shop, Lorelei Wilkinson in Prisoner, Janet Bryant in Richmond Hill and Joan Hayden in Paradise Beach. ... Rebekah Elmaloglou, Rebekah Elmagolou (born January 23, 1974) is an Australian actress who is best known for portraying the role of Sophie Simpson on the long-running Australian soap opera Home and Away from 1989 to 2006. ... Isla Fisher in the 2005 film London Isla Lang Fisher (born on February 3, 1976 in Muscat, Oman) to Scottish parents, is an Australian actress, model and author. ... Raelee Hill Raelee Hill (born October 24, 1972 in Brisbane, Australia), is a flame-haired and freckled Australian actress best-known for her roles in some of her countrys most successful television series. ... Richard J. Huggett is a British man who prompted the Registration of Political Parties Act 1998. ... Kimberley Joseph is an Australian actress and former glamour model who was first seen by UK audiences in the last series of the comedy drama Cold Feet when her character (Jo Ellison) was brought in as a new love intrest to John Thomsons character Pete, whos on-screen... Tayler Kane is an Australian actor. ... Andrew McKaige is an Australian actor. ... Eric Oldfield is an Australian actor, who remains best known for his role in the soap opera The Young Doctors as Dr. Ben Fielding. ... Ingo Rademacher (born April 22, 1971 in Iserlohn-Letmathe, West Germany; raised in Queensland, Australia) is an Australian actor of German descent. ... Jaason Simmons (July 12, 1970 in Hobart, Tasmania) is an Australian actor, best known for the role of Logan Fowler on the TV series Baywatch. ... Melissa Tkautz is an Australian actress, singer and model. ...

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Barbados beaches - Paradise Beach (199 words)
Paradise Beach is a relatively quiet beach located on the west coast of Barbados.
The very popular Cunard Paradise Hotel sat on the shores of this west coast beach and in the early 1980's the beach was a haven of activity as guests enjoyed swims in the tranquil waters, horse rides along the beach, and numerous watersports activities.
Paradise Beach adjoins Batts Rock beach and the wooded area between the two beaches is perfect for picnics.
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Surfers Paradise Beach Units is a popular 3 1/2 star medium rise (6 storey) holiday apartment complex right in the heart of Surfers Paradise.
Surfers Paradise Beach Units is situated in a quiet tree lined street off from the Esplanade and Gold Coast Highway.
Surfers Paradise Beach Units is a 3 minute walk from the bus terminal on Beach Road.
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