Rainy Day Activities on the Gold Coast

Don’t let the crazy Gold Coast wind, rain or even hail get you down. The thingdoer community has a collection of some of the best things to do on the Gold Coast in bad weather - Scroll down to run through their 100+ suggestions for rainy days. Check out awesome art galleries & theatres, try out a cooking class or pottery, kick back & watch a movie, or settle in to a warm Gold Coast pub for a drink & a board game see whats recommended below.

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Play Bubble Soccer
from $10

Play Bubble SoccerBurleigh Waters, QLD

Bubble soccer is the latest crazy kidult game for all you big kids to try out. The game is about as complex as it sounds, all team members jump inside a giant air-filled ball covering your upper half and then try to play

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30-Minute Holographic Experience
from $27

30-Minute Holographic ExperienceGold Coast

$27 for one 30-minute holographic gaming session for one person (total value up to $39). $39 for two 30-minute holographic gaming sessions for one person (total value up to $61). Choose from a range of holographic

Dracula's Haunted House

Dracula's Haunted HouseSurfers Paradise, QLD

If you are looking for a little scare outside of the Halloween period head over the to Dracula's Haunted House in Surfer's Paradise. Open all year round Dracula's Haunted House is just what you need to give you that

Strike Bowling Bar

Strike Bowling BarSurfers Paradise, QLD

Strike Bowling Bar is in the heart of Surfers Paradise. It is perfect to have some fun with family and friends. Even the young ones can come along. As a romantic date location it is perfect! You can come by after a


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

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

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18 Holes of Mini Golf for 1 Child
from $3

18 Holes of Mini Golf for 1 ChildGold Coast

$3 for 18 holes of mini golf for one child (total value up to $5). $6 for 18 holes of mini golf for one adult (total value up to $10). $15 for 18 holes of mini golf for a family of two of four (total value up to $20).

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

GC600 Races

GC600 RacesSurfers Paradise, QLD

If you're around Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast at the right time of year, they will be hosting the GC600. Changing names over the years, it's the biggest race in Queensland and is held every year. I would recommend

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

Skydive indoors

Skydive indoorsSurfers Paradise, QLD

iFly indoor sky diving is exactly what the title says instead of jumping from a plane you can get almost the same feeling from indoors. You watch a quick video explaining how things work and what hand signals mean what

Food & Wine Expo Entry
from $5

Food & Wine Expo EntryBroadbeach

$5 for a Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo Friday after 5 p.m. pass for one person. $9 for a Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo Friday full-day pass for one person (total value up to $22). $15 for a Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo

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Health Harmony Soul Expo Pass
from $9

Health Harmony Soul Expo PassBroadbeach

$9 for a Health Harmony Soul Expo one-day pass for one person (total value up to $18). $15 for Health Harmony Soul Expo three-day pass for one person (total value up to $40). Highlights Seek a healthier spiritual life

Burgers opposite the beach!

Burgers opposite the beach!Surfers Paradise, QLD

Excellent location opposite Surfers Paradise Beach underneath the Q1 building (beach side on the corner). Excellent burger bar overlooking a section of the Q1 pool area, cool surfing imagery throughout the place and a