Top 4 Things to Do in the Gold Coast

Posted on Jan 16 2014 - 5:59am by Renei Nelli

Gold Coast Trees and ShorelineThe Gold Coast is famous for its remarkable location – near the sea and host to a variety of recreational spots. This is why many people visit the city to try different activities and see unique places of interest. If you’re planning to visit, make sure to include the following in your to-do list:

Seashores

Discover about 21 beaches along the Gold Coast, with Surfer’s Paradise on top of your must-visit list. Lie down and relax while getting a tan on its sandy beaches. Many locals and tourists book their holiday accommodation in Gold Coast just to visit the beach, and different events also take place every year. Watch Australia’s most skilled surfers, as they ride the big waves during surfing competitions.

Nature Adventure

Australia is home to lush tropical rainforests, grasslands, and deserts. In fact, many rainforests and wildlife sanctuaries are must-visit destinations in the Gold Coast for tourists. Visit Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary to cuddle a koala or feed kangaroos and wild lorikeets. Make friends with dolphins at Sea World, and see the world’s first “SpongeBob Parade Pants” parade. Experience a unique wildlife adventure at Tambourine Rainforest Skywalk.

Drinks

Gold Coast is home to many wineries, vineyards, and breweries. Discover how Australia’s well-known distillery brands create liqueurs, vodka, and eaux de vies by paying them a visit. Most of these are open to guests, so everyone is free to explore and learn how the alcohol-making process works. Most of these are family-owned and they even allow you to take pictures.

Amusement

For kids and children at heart, visit Warner Bros. Movie World and meet different super heroes. Ride attractions such as “The Ride” with the Justice League characters in 3D. Let Green Lantern’s roller coaster take you down the steepest drops in the world. Lastly, watch world-class performances by the famed Hollywood Stunt Driver.

There are many more activities and sights to discover in Australia. Book your holiday accommodation in Gold Coast for access to some of the country’s greatest attractions.