Gold Coast Famous For Fun
Over 30 flights per week direct to the Gold Coast from Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and Queenstown. Fly direct with Jetstar, Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia.
Venture into the Gold Coast’s endless playground and you’re in for some serious fun, no matter if you’re a ‘big’ kid or ‘little kid’. Feel the excitement of unlimited things to see and do right on your doorstep! Whether it’s an exhilarating swim at one of many golden surf beaches, an energising hike through the Hinterland, an action-packed day at some of the world’s best theme parks or simply enjoying the shopping, nightlife and entertainment, the Gold Coast is Australia’s fun capital.
There’s just something about the Gold Coast’s energising atmosphere that makes you want to get amongst it and have a great time. Fun, laughter and sunshine are the order of the day on the Gold Coast’s golden surf beaches. Each is pristine, perfect in its own way, with a natural energy to revitalise the senses. And the warm climate and inviting outdoor lifestyle are perfect for a 24/7 vibrant social scene with stylish lounge bars, surf clubs, pubs, cafes and alfresco restaurants.
Escape to the natural wonders of the Gold Coast Hinterland and experience a sojourn to energise the body, mind and soul. Feel the revitalising freshness of cool mountain breezes while meandering along quiet country roads on the way to more than 100,000 hectares of National Parks and reserves. Ignite your inner adventurer’s spirit with miles of enchanting bushwalks through the rainforest visiting waterfalls, canyons and valleys along the way. Be taken in by the charm of boutique wineries and unique shops along Gallery Walk at Mount Tamborine.
An amazing range of accommodation styles adds to the fun of the Gold Coast. You can choose from towering high-rises offering a bird’s eye view from surf to hinterland; or the indulgence of the Versace Hotel; or the non-stop entertainment of some of the most popular family resorts.
With theme parks offering a terrific combo of adrenalin pumping thrills, heart-warming encounters and non-stop action - nowhere in Australia delivers as many smiles and happy memories as the Gold Coast.
It’s where you can explore your playful side and let loose in Australian’s endless playground.
Things to do in Gold Coast