Things to do on the Gold Coast
Get set for fun under the Gold Coast sun!
Chic city lifestyle, adventure filled attractions and glamorous beach going atmosphere are all part of what makes the Gold Coast an exciting place to visit.
Surfers Paradise is located just south of Brisbane on the east coast, and is a haven for beach lovers and adventure seekers alike. Soak up the sun on the beach, go for a cruise or surf on the water, hit the shops or enjoy a day at one of the many theme parks.
GET TO THE GC!
GOLD COAST MUST DOS
With so much to offer, a trip to the Gold Coast can be action packed or just your chance to unwind. Here are our top experiences and tours:
1. CAVILL AVE
Stroll down the iconic Cavill Avenue Mall also known as the 'Glitter Strip' and make your way to the sunny beach at Surfers Paradise; once the sun goes down the Gold Coast nightlife awaits you.
2. TAKE IN THE VIEWS FROM THE TOP OF THE Q1
Ascend to the lofty heights of the 230m tall Q1 observation deck and enjoy a superb 360deg view from the surf to the hinterland.
3. MEET THE COLOURFUL WILDLIFE
Cuddle a Koala, hand feed brightly coloured Rainbow Lorikeets or zip line through lush forests at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
4. RIDE SOME ROLLERCOASTERS!
Choose from thrilling theme parks, such as Movie World, Sea World to name just a few, or try one of the interactive attractions like Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Infinity and many more.
5. TRY SOME NEW WATER SPORTS
Get on the water with a cruise or paddleboard, or for more adventure try jetpack flyboard or jet boating.