Where is Focus Tower in Australia’s Surfers Paradise and how tall is the building featured on I’m A Celebrity 2017?

AUSTRALIA’S Surfer’s Paradise is home to some of the country’s most stunning beaches and is a popular destination for tourists.

Dotted in among the sand and sea is Focus Tower, which found itself at the heart of controversy after appearing on I’m A Celeb.

 Focus Tower on Australia's Gold Coast


Focus Tower on Australia’s Gold CoastCredit: Rex Features

Where is Focus Tower?

Focus Tower is located near Brisbane in Surfers Paradise, Queensland.

The tower is a luxury apartment block with gorgeous sea views – and lots more amenities for residents.

There is a heated pool, jacuzzi, gym, BBQ and picnic areas, landscaped gardens, a Chinese restaurant and free WiFi for residents.

 A view downwards from the top of the tower


A view downwards from the top of the towerCredit: Rex Features

How tall is the building?

The 32 storey tower is 96m tall and made of reinforced concrete unit tower.
The tower has a diameter of 30m, and was the tallest building on the Gold Coast from 1976-77.
It was designed by architects-Clark & Gazzard Partners.

Why is it associated with I’m A Celebrity?

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The tower has been used since 2017.

The celebs had to walk the plank before jetting in to the jungle as part of a terrifying task.

On I’m a Celebrity 2019 Jacqueline Jossa, Kate Garraway, Ian Wright and Andrew Maxwell had to walk it.

Jamie Lomas and Jennie McAlpine walk the plank on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!


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