Things To Do - Gold Coast
The Gold Coast is home to a cluster of theme parks with rides, shows, water slides, animals and more. There's something for everyone. To see our top picks, see our recommendations for Gold Coast Theme Parks.
SkyPoint Observation Deck
Located at 230 metres off the ground on the 77th level of the Q1 building in Surfers Paradise, making it the highest observation point on the Gold Coast. You'll get stunning 360° views of the coastline, Surfers Paradise and the Gold Coast hinterland.
For the brave, there's SkyPoint Climb. You'll be harnessed before walking around the outside of the top of the tower for an hour and a half.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Meet a Koala and get a photo! Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is a popular Gold Coast attraction showcasing some of Australia's most unique wildlife including koalas, kangaroos, crocodiles, dingos and many more. Daily shows include bird feeding, snakes and reptiles, crocodiles to name a few.
Reaching speeds of almost 100km/h, experience extreme spins, slides and magical views of the Gold Coast. The jet boat is fully enclosed and air-conditioned so you stay completely dry for the duration of the ride. For more details, see Jet Boating Adventure.