Gold Coast Kids Activities

Whether you're visiting the Gold Coast with the kids on holidays, or your a local with children looking for something unique to do, it's often a challenge to find fun children's activities that aren't limited to Dreamworld, Seaworld, Movieworld or Wet 'n' Wild - but don't worry - We've found loads of fun activities for children of all ages and any budget, plus a number of activities that can be enjoyed indoors when the weather isn't great.

M9 Laser Skirmish

M9 Laser SkirmishRobina, QLD

A little known place at Robina Town Centre is the M9 Laser Skirmish hall. It's connected to AMF bowling and under the cinema. Great fun, not expensive, and kid friendly. It's busy in the school holidays, but not packed

Aquasplash Playground in the Water

Aquasplash Playground in the WaterSouthport, QLD

Aquasplash is only around in the warmer months. You do have to have some physical fitness to be able to pull yourself up on to the inflatables constantly because you WILL fall in the water multiply times. If you find you

The Rockpools Southport!

The Rockpools Southport!Southport, QLD

Excellent place to take the kids! Multiple play grounds with a giant jumping pillow! The rockpool attractions are lots of fun to entertain the kids for hours with a their water playground! During the summer they have

Party at Abrakidazzle

Party at AbrakidazzleSouthport, QLD

This is one of my favourite childhood memories. I'd go here for birthday parties or just to play however I do believe now they're so popular you can only book for children's birthday parties. This is an indoor playground

Ride pedal bikes around the track

Ride pedal bikes around the trackSouthport, QLD

This playground is awesome for kids. From flying fox to a massive inflatable pillow that the kids can jump on. The inflatable pillow even has a massive shelter over it so the kids won't get burnt in the sun. There is


TimezoneSurfers Paradise, QLD

Timezone? This is what you may think at first. You might think timezone is just for kids. This couldn't be further from the truth. This Timezone is in the heart of Surfers Paradise and might just be a perfect escape from

Visit Sea World

Visit Sea WorldMain Beach, QLD

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

Ripley's Believe It Or Not

Ripley's Believe It Or NotSurfers Paradise, QLD

You’ve probably heard of or read the books, and now it comes to life in Surfers Paradise!Ripley's Believe It Or Not is one strange but exciting place to visit. Although I don't believe this attraction is suitable for


SKYDIVING... INDOORS!!!Surfers Paradise, QLD

Myself and the kids went to try out this newest craze of Indoor sky diving!! Actual sky diving has always been on my NO NO NO list but this definitely interested me. Awesome friendly helpful staff and the best fun. They

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

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,

Carrara Markets

Carrara MarketsBroadbeach Waters, QLD

Carrara Markets has everything you could ever need or want! There a hundreds stalls for everyone! So much Food!!A shop full of candy that you didn't every know existed and wished you knew about when your whereHave you

Emerald Lakes

Emerald LakesCarrara, QLD

Emerald Lakes, located between Benowa and Clear Island Waters and is situated on a large lake giving the suburb its iconic look and name. A cycle, walk and dog friendly path stretches smoothly around the whole lake,

The Art Centre

The Art CentreSurfers Paradise, QLD

Love this place, good food and drink at the cafe there, art gallery to look at great exhibitions and awesome foreign films. Occasionally they have kids events and comedian gigs. Cool place and you get a good discount if

Best Fresh Produce in the Goldy

Best Fresh Produce in the GoldySurfers Paradise, QLD

Its become something of a weekly ritual for us now, to get up early on a Sunday morning to get our fresh fruit & veg for the Bundall Farmers Market.Open from 6am to 11.30 am every Sunday morning (rain, hail or shine) If

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