Gold Coast Date Ideas

Have you snagged yourself a first date but out of impressive ideas? Or feeling like you need to turn up the dial on your current romance? We've done the research for you, and assembled over 75 of the Gold Coast's best date ideas! Don't just limit yourself to a romantic dinner, how about an even MORE romantic sunset cruise? Or knock his or her socks off with an early morning hot air balloon ride? We've even got bowling, ice skating & kayaking if you're looking to impress someone with a more adventurous date. Have you thought of an even more interesting, fun, unique or romantic date idea on the Gold Coast? Let us know at

Sing Your Heart Out At J Pops Karaoke Bar

Sing Your Heart Out At J Pops Karaoke BarSouthport, QLD

Jpops Karaoke Bar is a fantastic karaoke bar to sing and dance (and also laugh) with your mates.Jpops Karaoke Bar is especially so great because they have the amazing option of choosing multiple languages for a song. All

Picnic at Benowa Botanical Gardens

Picnic at Benowa Botanical GardensBenowa, QLD

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,

Catch A Spooky Dinner & Show

Catch A Spooky Dinner & ShowSurfers Paradise

Dracula's dinner and show is a attraction and great experience you cant miss while on the Gold Coast! The night starts off with a small train ride into the restaurant, which is fun and exciting. The staff are lovely and

Discover A Secret Japanese restaurant

Discover A Secret Japanese restaurantMermaid Beach, QLD

Feel like something new not known by many? Check out Etsu Izakaya in Mermaid, this restaurant has the best vibe, food and staff it can and will change your mind about Japanese food. The front of the restaurant has no

Oskar's Restaurant

Oskar's RestaurantBurleigh Heads, QLD

Oskars has been THE place to go for that special occasion in Burleigh Heads on the Gold Coast for over 30 years.  The location is amazing - right on Burleigh beach, where the loudest thing you'll hear is the

Rooftop drinks under the stars

Rooftop drinks under the starsBurleigh Heads, QLD

Justin Lane is a Burleigh institution. The latest addition is the Rooftop Bar. Amazing selection of drinks, cute staff and a great view of both Burleigh beach and through the open roof to the night sky. There are 4

Ice Skating in Bundall

Ice Skating in BundallBundall, QLD

Ice Skating in Bundall is perfect by yourself and with friend or family. However, it is an absolute ball to have a romantic date. It is within the suburbs of Gold Coast therefore, isn't a hassle to get to. You can skate

Visit Sea World

Visit Sea WorldBroadbeach Waters, QLD

I have lived on the gold coast for 6 years of my life and my most absolute favorite place on the gold coast is Sea World i love it , your never board and if you are a sea animal lover or just a animal lover in general

Paradox Cafe

Paradox CafeSurfers Paradise, QLD

I first heard about Paradox after seeing an ad for a coffee course. I had recently returned from the Highlands in Papua New Guinea looking for great coffee and thought this would be a great opportunity to learn more