The Ultimate Spring Getaway: Top Experiences on Gold Coast

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Discover the best activities and attractions for spring on Gold Coast

Book Top Experiences and Tours in Gold Coast:
If youʻre booking your trip to Gold Coast last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
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1. Surfing at Surfers Paradise

Experience the thrill of riding the waves at Surfers Paradise, one of Australia's most iconic surf beaches. Book a surfing lesson to learn the basics or join a guided tour for a more advanced experience. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced surfer, this is a must-do activity on the Gold Coast.


2. Exploring the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Australian wildlife at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Get up close and personal with koalas, kangaroos, and other native animals. Make sure to catch the daily lorikeet feeding and witness the stunning bird show. This sanctuary offers a unique and educational experience for all ages.


3. Adventure at the Springbrook National Park

Embark on a nature getaway at Springbrook National Park, located in the hinterland of the Gold Coast. Explore the mesmerizing waterfalls, ancient rainforests, and breathtaking lookouts. Discover natural wonders like the Natural Bridge and Twin Falls. Choose from various walking trails suited for different levels of fitness and immerse yourself in the tranquility of the lush surroundings.


4. Jet Boating on the Broadwater

Feel the adrenaline rush as you zoom across the sparkling waters of the Broadwater on a thrilling jet boat ride. Experience high-speed maneuvers, 360-degree spins, and power slides. This heart-pumping adventure is perfect for those seeking a blend of excitement and beautiful scenic views of the Gold Coast skyline.


5. Dolphin Spotting and Whale Watching

Set sail on an unforgettable marine adventure to spot dolphins and witness humpback whales during their annual migration. Join a whale watching tour and be captivated by the majestic creatures as they breach and play in the waters of the Gold Coast. Prepare your camera for some incredible wildlife encounters.


6. Visiting the SkyPoint Observation Deck

Get a bird's eye view of the Gold Coast from the famous SkyPoint Observation Deck. Soar to the top of the Q1 building and enjoy panoramic vistas of the city, beaches, and hinterland. Indulge in a delicious meal at the SkyPoint Bistro & Bar while taking in the breathtaking scenery from above.


7. Thrilling Theme Park Adventures

Embark on a day of fun and adventure at the Gold Coast's world-class theme parks. Experience adrenaline-pumping rides, meet your favorite movie characters, and enjoy live shows. Choose from popular parks like Dreamworld, Warner Bros Movie World, Sea World, and Wet'n'Wild. A perfect outing for families and thrill-seekers alike.


8. Cruising the Gold Coast Waterways

Embark on a relaxing cruise along the Gold Coast's stunning waterways. Sail through the Broadwater, admire the luxurious waterfront mansions, and enjoy the picturesque views of the city skyline. Choose from various cruise options, including sunset cruises, lunch cruises, and even private charters for special occasions.


9. Visiting the Gold Coast Hinterland

Escape the coastal hustle and explore the breathtaking beauty of the Gold Coast Hinterland. Discover charming mountain villages, stunning waterfalls, and lush rainforests. Explore Lamington National Park, Tamborine Mountain, and Binna Burra. Go on scenic walks, visit local markets, and enjoy a tranquil retreat in nature's embrace.


10. Exploring Tamborine Rainforest

Immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of Tamborine Rainforest, located in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Take a leisurely stroll along the rainforest trails, marvel at the towering trees and cascading waterfalls, and breathe in the fresh mountain air. Don't forget to visit the famous Tamborine Mountain Skywalk for panoramic views of the rainforest canopy.