We have teamed up with Experience Oz to bring you the best day tours, attractions, activities, theme park tickets, cruises, water sports, whale watching and things to do on the Gold Coast. All with a best price guarantee and NO booking fees!
The Wave Resort is situated just a stones throw away from the beautiful beaches of Broadbeach. The pristine white sand, excellent surfing conditions and patrolled beaches make this an ideal spot for all beach goers. Perfect for morning and evening strolls as well as families with younger children because of the adjoining park and playground.
Broadbeach Markets 8am-2pm 1st & 3rd Sundays-each month, Kurrawa Park
Surfers Paradise 4pm-9pm Wed, Fri & Sunday nights, Esplanade, Surfers Paradise
China Town Markets 4pm-8pm Bi Montly Young & Davenport Streets, Southport
Miami Marketta From 5pm Wed, Fri & Saturday nights, Hillcrest Parade, Miami
Bundall Bazaar 5pm-9pm 1st & 3rd Friday-each month, Crombie Ave, Bundall
Carrara Markets 7am-4pm Saturday & Sundays, Gooding Drive, Carrara
Emerald Lakes Gourmet Food 3pm-7pm Thursdays, The Boulevard, Carrara
Night Quarter 4pm-10pm Friday & Saturday nights, Town Centre Drive, Helensvale
Mudgeeraba Sunset Markets 4pm-8pm Fridays, Mudgeeraba Showgrounds
The Sanctuary Markets 4-9pm Fridays, Tomewin Street, Currumbin
Coolangatta Markets 8am-2:30pm 2nd Sunday-each month, Marine Pde
Gold Coast Skydive
Gold coast Skydive is the only skydive centre on the gold coast. Take off is from the Gold Coast International airport amongst the passenger jets, you will have the opportunity to take in the breathtaking scenery on the flight to height. Once the aircraft has reached the drop point you will leap from the plane on an adrenaline filled ride of a lifetime, rushing through the air as you freefall down to paradise and land on the iconic Kirra Beach. For more information click here.
Timezone Surfers Paradise
Timezone Surfers Paradise is located in the Paradise centre on Cavill Mall in the heart of Surfers Paradise. The centre is 5000 sqm which features tenpin bowling, laser skirmish and dodgem cars. Timezone Surfers Paradise entertains over 1.2 million visitors each year. Timezone Surfers Paradise provides a family friendly environment, with the latest in interactive attractions and entertainment products. For more information click here.
If you are lucky enough to be staying on the Gold Coast during Whale migration season (June – October) then you have to make Whale watching a priority on your ‘to do’ list. There are several companies on the Gold Coast that can offer these tours including Sea World, Spirit of Gold Coast and Whales in Paradise, the latter offers a guarantee of sightings so we have included a link for you to check out. For more information click here.
Gold Coast Theme Parks
The Gold Coast is Australia’s capital of theme parks. With multiple options and packages or deals, it is worth doing some research into which option will suit you and your family best whilst on your stay. Whichever your choice, you will not be disappointed with the amazing thrill rides, wildlife, demonstrations and exhibitions that each of the parks has on offer. For more information click here.
For sweeping views of the greater Surfers Paradise region, climb Australia’s highest external building and one of Queensland’s most recognised landmarks the Q1 Tower with SkyPoint Climb. Rising 270m into the air, SkyPoint Climb provides unparalleled 360′ views of the Gold Coast and beyond. There is 5 different types of climbs so there is something for everyone when experiencing the unique climb. For more information click here.
Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride
The Gold Coast’s Jet Boating is the new, must do activity for the whole family! Experience extreme adrenaline packed adventure on your Surfers Paradise jet boat ride including extreme 360 spins, awesome wake surfing, high speed drifting and an incredible thrill ride, perfect for anyone looking for a thrill on their vacation. For more information click here.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Located in Soul Boardwalk on Cavill Mall in Surfers Paradise, Ripley’s offers 16 individually themed galleries that are guaranteed to house something that you have not seen before. Open 365 days a year, Ripley’s is an ideal choice to bring the family for hours of entertainment regardless of when you stay on the Coast and is particularly great for those rainy days. For more information click here.
The First and only guided Ninebot-Segway tour of Coolangatta, featuring the southern beaches of the 8th World Surfing Reserve. There are two options available to suit everyone when booking a Ninebot Tour. A 30 Minute and a 1 hour tour, that commence at Queen Elizabeth Park Coolangatta, both Ninebot tours start with a 10 minute introduction to help you get use to your personal transportation robot. For more information click here.
Dracula’s Comedy Cabaret Restaurant
Dracula’s is one of the longest-running and most successful attractions in the city. The latest show “Retro Vampt” features a night full of shock-rock, aerial acrobatics and optical illusions all with a groovy 70’s disco theme. For over 30 years, Dracula’s has been entertaining guests its unique nights of burlesque-style entertainment, horrifically funny displays of comedy and quality dining the likes of which is unmatched in the region. For more information click here.
Australian Outback Spectacular
The new High Country Legends show pays tribute to some of Australia’s greatest war heroes. Follow the expert riders and stockmen/women, as well as the animal stars of the show, as you’re taken on a journey that combines death-defying stunts and aerial performances with a dazzling display of special effects. Enjoy an evening of live entertainment with a 3 course dinner accompanied by wine, beer and soft drinks. For more information click here.