Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Overview: Voted one of the Gold Coast's most popular tourist activities, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary allows you to get up close to many of Australia's iconic wildlife. Located among 27 hectares of rainforest and filled with interactive animal exhibits, wildlife shows and activities for young and old, this is a great value day out on the Gold Coast. See cuddly koalas, feed a friendly kangaroo and come face-to-face with one of Australia's largest salt-water crocodiles. From the famous lorikeet feedings, twice a day, to world-class reptile and bird shows, you really do have access to it all here. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has 13 daily shows including 2 new shows by Blinky Bill & his friends, the Free Flight Bird Show, Australiana Sheep Shearing Show, Dr. Doo-Lots and the Creature Teachers and don't miss the Aboriginal Dance show.
Something new at Currumbin Wildlife sanctuary – The Lost Valley
Overview: Lost Valley is amongst 5-hectares of stunning rainforest, where you will see rare and exotic wildlife from high up in the trees, including lemurs, red panda and cotton top tamarins! There are over 20 different species of bird life within one of the largest bird aviaries in the southern hemisphere.
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: Enjoy the day at Dreamworld, one of Australia's premier family theme parks. The minute you enter the park, it is like entering another world where something new and exciting happens at every minute and at every turn. Dreamworld is home to The Big 6 Thrill Rides, Wiggles World, Dreamworks, The Australian Wildlife Experience, Tiger Island, V8 Supercars RedLine, AVPX and Australia's first and only FlowRider.
White Water World
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: Brought to you by Dreamworld, WhiteWater World is a water ride park. From the most extreme waterslides to family friendly attractions, WhiteWater World is where the fun is; where surf, sand and sea converge. It is packed with Australian firsts and the only park where you can experience all 4 of the hottest waterslides on the planet! Splash and Play at Wiggle Bay, get your fix of Nick at Nickelodeon's Pipeline Plunge and experience Australia's first water based rollercoaster ride.
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: SkyPoint provides breathtaking 360 degree views from the surf to the hinterland and beyond. Take an inside look at the construction of the Q1 landmark before boarding one of the world's fastest express lifts from ground to Level 77 in less than 43 seconds. At the top, enjoy spectacular views which on a clear day reach from Brisbane to Byron Bay. The ultra modern, fully licensed SkyPoint Bar on Level 77, serves a coffee and cake during the day or a cheese and antipasto tasting platter in the evening (own expense). SkyPoint is an all weather, day and night experience.
Jet Boating 55 Min Broadwater Adventure
Duration: 55 Minutes
Overview: Cruise north out of the Marina area towards Seaworld, past the millionaires' yachts and cruisers, helicopters and float planes and the beautiful Marina Mirage and Palazzo Versace Hotel. Get Ready - the first series of awesome spins is only moments away. As you speed up the Broadwater, at almost 80 km, do a little shallow water "beach buzzing" and a few exciting "nose offs" and lots of slides, fishtails and amazing 360 degree spins, all the way up towards Couran Cove. Race around the sandy mangrove channels and along the secluded beaches of South Stradbroke Island.
Waku Waku Kira Kira Safari Tour (Evening)
Duration: 5 Hours 45 Minutes
Overview: After hotel pick up, travel inland to Lamington National Park. Enjoy a guided walk in the rainforest to see the beautiful glow worms and other nocturnal wildlife. Enjoy a sumptuous BBQ dinner with options to suit all different tastes with wine and soft drinks. Enjoy star gazing as your guides explain the different constellations and look at stars and planets through a telescope (weather permitting). Return by coach to Gold Coast.
Whales and Island Experience
Duration: 7 Hours
Overview: Step aboard your luxurious high speed catamaran. Listen to informative commentary from an experienced marine biologist and eco-team while keeping a look out for the migrating Humpback Whales that pass through on their way to the warmer waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Then depart for a Balinese style resort on South Stradbroke Island, "McLaren's Landing Island Paradise". Enjoy a bush walking tour where an abundance of flora and native wildlife can be found. Buffet lunch and afternoon tea will be served on board on your return cruise.
Village Roadshow Theme Parks
Australia's largest theme park and entertainment group provides the ultimate fun and adventure on the Gold Coast. It operates the 7 theme parks below:
Warner Bros. Movie World
Overview: Become lost in a world of fantasy and fun, meet your favourite stars and super-heroes and experience the exhilaration of world-class adventure rides and movie attractions. Hold on tight and get ready for the ride of your life on a whole host of adrenaline-pumping coasters and don't miss the amazing Hollywood Stunt Driver 2 Show.
Australia's Sea World
Overview: Get below the surface to discover a world of fun and adventure at Sea World.
Join us for a coastal adventure in the amazing new dolphin show, Affinity and meet your Heroes in a Half Shell as Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles emerge from the sewers of New York City and hit the streets of Sea World. Make friends with the magnificent marine life, from dolphins to seals, Polar bears, penguins and more. Scale new heights at Castaway Bay and take on the awesome Storm Coaster!
Sea World Resort and Water Park
Overview: Take your family on a journey of discovery and adventure at the award-winning Sea World Resort. There's so much to explore including an aquatic adventure playground, cuddles with your favourite Nickelodeon characters including the awesome new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and a fun filled Kid's Club. Sea World Resort offers direct monorail access to Sea World, free Wifi and family friendly service all with Gold Coast beaches and famous theme parks on your doorstep.
Paradise Country Aussie Farm Tour
Overview: Visit an authentic Aussie farm featuring koala cuddling, kangaroo feeding, sheep shearing, sheep dog show, boomerang and whip cracking demonstrations. Enjoy traditional billy tea and damper by the campfire and the famous BBQ lunch. Experience opal, gold and gemstone mining.
Australian Outback Spectacular Dinner Show
Overview: Saddle up for a captivating journey to the high country where legendary yarns come alive with inspiring stories of the Australian characters. Be dazzled by amazing animals, death defying stunts, a stirring musical score, enchanting special effects and a delicious three course dinner with drinks.
Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
Overview: Dive into a splashtacular family day out at Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast, where summer is endless and so is the fun. Wet'n'Wild offers a world class line-up of pools and slides for the young and young at heart including the awesome Constrictor featuring the tightest banking turns in the world. Plus all of the pools and slides are heated during the cooler months for year round fun.
Sea World Whale Watch
Overview: Experience the excitement and adventure of whale watching with the marine experts Sea World Whale Watch. This is an amazing opportunity to get up close to one of the largest marine mammals on Earth aboard the Gold Coast's premier whale watching vessel Spirit of Migaloo.