Gold Coast Attractions & Surrounds

If you are looking for some family fun, then you are in luck. Because the Gold Coast was built on providing families fun for over 50 years! And it isn’t just to Aussies! The Gold Coast is a tourist mecca for millions of people from all over the World… There’s no doubt that there are plenty of attractions that the whole family can enjoy! The Gold Coast is the home for fun and just when you think that you have seen it all, the Gold Coast will open or start a completely new attraction, ride, show or tour.

The Gold Coast is a real Australian playground that is recognised locally, nationally and internationally as such. But the fun is not just for the kids. There is also attractions, adventure and fun for thrillseekers as well as other family members.

Check them out below!

You can also hire a car to get to the local attractions faster.

Strawberry Fields

Strawberry Fields

07 5494 5146

133 Laxton Road, Palmview QLD, Australia

8am - 4pm


Strawberry Fields is a working Strawberry Farm and a favourite destination on the Sunshine Coast, for locals, and tourists a like. Read more…

Tree Top Challenge

Tree Top Challenge

1300 881 446

Thunderbird Park, Tamborine Mountain QLD, Australia


Step outside your comfort zone and explore incredible Australian forests and iconic animals with one of our heart-pumping extreme outdoor adventure parks Tree Top Challenge in South-East… Read more…

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

07 5534 1266

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Tomewin Street, Currumbin QLD, Australia

9am - 4pm (Thursday to Sunday)


Nestled within 27 hectares of lush eucalyptus and rainforest, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has been a family favourite for over 70 years and the #1 wildlife attraction on… Read more…

Zero Latency

Zero Latency

07 5677 0575

34 Smith Street Motorway, Southport QLD, Australia


  Zero Latency is a free-roam, virtual reality experience like no other. Read more…

Level Up Arcade

Level Up Arcade

5627 0633

The Oasis, Surf Parade, Broadbeach QLD, Australia

Open from 9am daily


Level Up Arcade is the newest entertainment venue to hit the Coast.  This upmarket amusement centre for kids, adults, teens and families. Read more…

Tropical Fruit World

Tropical Fruit World

02 6677 7222

29 Duranbah Rd, Duranbah, New South Wales, Australia

10am - 4pm (Qld Time)


Tropical Fruit World a successful tourist attraction and commercial farming operation where more than 500 exotic fruit varieties are grown. Read more…

Wax Museum

The Wax Museum

07 5538 3975

56 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217, Australia

10am to late

Come Face to Face with your Favorite Celebrities in Life-Size Wax Form at the Wax Museum in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast. You will Stare into the… Read more…

Aquaduck Safaris

Aquaduck Gold Coast

07 5539 0222

36 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise QLD, Australia


36 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise

Australia’s first amphibious tour… the Gold Coast’s 1 hour Aquaduck city tour and river cruise. Read more…


Slideways Go Karting World Gold Coast

07 5546 6566

Located at 232 Old Pacific Hwy, Pimpama


Slideways – Go Karting World is conveniently located just off the M1, just 2 minutes north from Dreamworld, providing easy access from all Brisbane, Gold Coast and… Read more…

King Tutts Putt Putt

King Tutts Putt Putt

07 5570 2277 or 07 5594 1396

Cnr Surfers Paradise Boulevard & Ocean Ave,4217, QLD Australia

Looking for something that the whole family can enjoy, check out King Tutts Putt Putt? The ultimate mini golf experience located in the heart of Surfers Paradise.… Read more…