Gold Coast Things To Do

Queensland's sunny Gold Coast Region is full of things to do. From the beach to the mountains, Thingdoer's Gold Coast community give their picks to suit all tastes, budgets and holiday time, Thingdoer's got you covered on the Goldy with this list of 100+ Gold Coast Things To Do. Whether your on the GC for work or pleasure, from family things to do on the gold coast to trendy single's activities, with over 100 activities Thingdoer removes boredom from your Gold Coast jaunt. Trawl through the communities suggestion and after your Gold Coast vacation, if you've found some cool things to do, come back and share them with the thingdoer community for everyone else to enjoy!

Picnic at Benowa Botanical Gardens

Picnic at Benowa Botanical GardensBenowa, QLD (Australia)

Benowa Botanical Gardens is the best place to have a picnic with friends/family or that special someone. There's a huge lake with ducks, swans and eels!. Birds everywhere (and big lizards!). If picnics aren't your thing,

Surf at Snapper Rocks

Surf at Snapper RocksCoolangatta, QLD (Australia)

If you're looking for a wave, or even a snorkel, then Snapper Rocks is the place to be. Referred to by older locals as the 'Porpoise pools', the combination of Rock formations & a former contrete pool has left behind a

Lunch At The Elephant Rock Cafe

Lunch At The Elephant Rock CafeCurrumbin, QLD (Australia)

Currumbin is one of the best spots in the southern Gold Coast, and right across the road from the beach is Elephant Rock Cafe, a hidden gem frequented by locals & those in the know. There are two levels of seating, and

Visit Whitewater World

Visit Whitewater WorldCoomera, QLD (Australia)

A new addition to the Gold Coast theme park landscape, Whitewater World sits alongside Dreamworld in Coomera. There are heaps of awesome water rides - definitely a must visit on a hot summer day, and especially if you've

Visit Sea World

Visit Sea WorldMain Beach, QLD (Australia)

If you like creatures that live under & above the sea, you'll love this place. You could go just to check out the Polar Bears - but there's so much more. Animal Shows, Rides, even water slides. This is one of the rare

Swim At Coolangatta Beach

Swim At Coolangatta BeachCoolangatta, QLD (Australia)

Coolangatta's main beach, is one of it's widest. Recent sand work has increased the total amount of beach area to something that during low-tide resembles a small desert, but the waters are usually calm & always warm

Riverside Beers at the Ivory

Riverside Beers at the IvoryTweed Heads, NSW (Australia)

The Ivory is a great spot on the Tweed River to grab a beer while the sun is out. Better yet, boat owners stop in on their way out or in by mooring out the back and walking up the wharf for a cold one or a meal.

Lunch at Rainbow Bay Surf Club

Lunch at Rainbow Bay Surf ClubCoolangatta, QLD (Australia)

Grab a table on the deck overlooking Snapper Rocks & Rainbow bay. Rain, Hail or Shine, this spot is magnificent - however it's best when it shines. The beers are cheap, cold, and the food is great. Huge servings - check

Visit Dreamworld

Visit DreamworldCoomera, QLD (Australia)

So many worlds in one. Dreamworld is the home of some of the tallest and fastest rides in the world - the Cyclone Rollercoaster, Wipeout, Tower of Terror 2, Giant Drop, The Claw, Buzz Saw and the Mick Doohan

Visit Wet n Wild

Visit Wet n WildOxenford, QLD (Australia)

Wet N Wild is the most water-based fun you can have away from the Beach! There are loads of rides, and more are being added each day. The 'AquaLoop' begins when the trap door is released and the rider plummets,

Visit Movieworld

Visit MovieworldOxenford, QLD (Australia)

Movieworld is a theme park on the north end of the Gold Coast with loads of rides, attractions & more - all with Movie themes! From the new Justice League ride, to running into Superman, Wonder Woman or even Daffy Duck