The attractions of the Gold Coast bring smiles to people of all ages and stages. With exhilarating rides, exotic animals and endless waterslides to help you cool off on hot summer days, your Gold Coast Holidays offers a full spectrum of interactive entertainment - from dazzling big budget Gold Coast theme parks to small, hilariously kitsch museums.

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  • #1 Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk

    Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk

    Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk Explores the Rainforest Canopies. Your adventure begins in the Rainforest Eco Gallery which has a

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  • #2 Dreamworld

    Dreamworld

    Australia's theme park, Dreamworld is the biggest in the nation with rides, attractions, shows and characters to thrill kids of all ages.

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  • #3 Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

    Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

    Every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday night, treasure hunters, bargain spotters and after-dinner strollers make their way along the coastal

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  • #4 Warner Bros. Movie World

    Warner Bros. Movie World

    Become lost in a world of fantasy and fun, meet your favourite stars and super-heroes and experience the exhilaration of world-class

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  • #5 Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

    Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

    Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is More Australian, More Natural, More Fun! Amazing Australian wildlife, you can cuddle a koala; feed a

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  • #6 Hinze Dam

    Hinze Dam

    After nearly four years under construction, Hinze Dam on the Gold Coast has reopened to the public on 19 December 2011. Hinze Dam was

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  • #7 Tree Top Walkway

    Tree Top Walkway

    O'Reilly's Tree Top Walk allows you to walk through a canopy of flowering and fruiting trees covered by vines whilst you explore the

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  • #8 Infinity Attraction

    Infinity Attraction

    Infinity is a mind blowing journey into spectacular, futuristic maze-like worlds of wonder. It's a dreamlike, interactive fun house of the

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  • #9 Sea World

    Sea World

    Get below the surface to discover a world of fun and adventure at Sea World! Flip out with the dolphins; seal a new friendship with a kiss

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  • #10 Carrara Markets

    Carrara Markets

    Carrara Markets are Australia's biggest permanent markets. With over 500 stalls covering 10 acres it's a treasure trove of the curious and

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  • #11 Tropical Fruit World

    Tropical Fruit World

    Take a fresh look at fun! Visit their farm to discover more than 500 varieties of the world's weird and wonderful exotic fruits. Located

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  • #12 Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

    Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

    Pacific Fair is the most exciting fashion destination on the Gold Coast with over 100 fashion and accessory stores and the Gold Coast's

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  • #13 Tooloona Creek circuit

    Tooloona Creek circuit

    The Tooloona Creek circuit combines the very best that Lamington National Park has to offer - scenic waterfalls, boulder-strewn creeks,

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  • #14 Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre

    Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre

    Harbour Town on the Gold Coast is Australia's largest outlet shopping centre with over 220 stores comprising brand direct outlet and

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  • #15 Ripleys Believe It Or Not! Odditorium

    Ripleys Believe It Or Not! Odditorium

    Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Odditorium is a completely new attraction that is interactive and fun. See authentic unbelievable exhibits,

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  • #16 Broadbeach Art and Craft Markets

    Broadbeach Art and Craft Markets

    The Broadbeach Art and Craft Markets offer a great family day out on the first and third Sunday of every month, all year round. With over

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  • #17 An Island Hideaway

    An Island Hideaway

    Welcome to An Island Hideaway the Gold Coast's best kept secret. Their four-acre private paradise hidden away in the beautiful National

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  • #18 Tamborine Mountain Distillery

    Tamborine Mountain Distillery

    Hidden away in the Gold Coast hinterland lies Australia's most awarded distillery and liquor brand in the new millennium, Tamborine

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  • #19 Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves

    Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves

    Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves are located at Cedar Creek Estate. Come underground on a journey through the spectacular man-made

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  • #20 7D Cinema - Virtual Reality

    7D Cinema - Virtual Reality

    7D Cinema brought the newest technology in Virtual Reality to Australia! You are buckled up in Ferrari-style seats in a nine seat simulator

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Things to Do

  • Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

    Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

    Discover the history of the Gold Coast at some of the city’s oldest and most renowned attractions.

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  • Zoos, Sanctuaries, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks

    Zoos, Sanctuaries, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks

    Cuddle a koala, swim with the dolphins, feed a flock of rainbow lorikeets - there are opportunities at every turn to get up...

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  • Natural Attractions and National Parks

    Natural Attractions and National Parks

    The Gold Coast is Australia’s most bio-diverse city and has the largest subtropical rainforest remnant in the world and more...

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  • Amusement and Theme Parks

    Amusement and Theme Parks

    One the Gold Coast, fun comes naturally and with the biggest and best theme parks in the Southern Hemisphere calling the city...

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  • Shopping

    Shopping

    Shopping in the Gold Coast reflects an easy, breezy resort aesthetic – markets, outlet malls, boutiques and high end designers...

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  • Scenic Drives and Walks

    Scenic Drives and Walks

    The Gold Coast is home to an array of stunning walking tracks – with incredible lookouts that stretch as far as the eye can...

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  • Entertainment

    Entertainment

    At night the countless city lights make for a spectacular setting and entice holiday makers onto the streets in search of...

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  • Sports and Recreation Facilities

    Sports and Recreation Facilities

    When you’re looking for action and adventure – whether it’s a surf lesson at one of the city’s finest beaches, or a high ropes...

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  • Wineries, Vineyards and Breweries

    Wineries, Vineyards and Breweries

    Discover how beer is brewed or sample some of the region’s finest wines at a local vineyard or brewery.

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  • Galleries, Museums and Collections

    Galleries, Museums and Collections

    Immerse yourself in the arts at one of the Gold Coast’s well-known galleries and enjoy local, national and international...

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  • Dining and Eating Out

    Dining and Eating Out

    On the Gold Coast, hundreds of restaurants, cafes and bars are open late into the night and locals and holiday-makers alike...

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  • Restaurants

    Restaurants

    On the Gold Coast, hundreds of restaurants, cafes and bars are open late into the night and locals and holiday-makers alike...

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  • Spas and Retreats

    Spas and Retreats

    Relax, unwind and rejuvenate at one of the Gold Coast’s award-winning spas or wellness retreats. Whether it’s for a week, a...

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