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.

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


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

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

Indoor Skydiving

Indoor SkydivingSurfers Paradise, QLD

iFLY on the Gold Coast is the BEST place to go with friends or your partner and have the time of your life! All the staff are very friendly and make you feel very comfortable. Enjoy the REAL feeling of skydiving without

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

Romance with a view

Romance with a viewSurfers Paradise, QLD

SkyPoint Observation Deck is located on Level 77 of Q1 in Surfers Paradise. If you're a bit of a daredevil there is also a "Sky Walk Climb" which will have you climbing the outside of the building at 270 meters above sea

Watch the UFC at Helm Bar

Watch the UFC at Helm BarSurfers Paradise, QLD

There’s a few venues you can go to watch the UFC at around Surfers Paradise, but Helm Bar is - in my opinion - the one to go to. You may want to get in at a reasonably early time to get a seat, by the time the main

Fun night out!

Fun night out!Gold Coast

I went to the star casino in Gold Coast a few nights ago with my partner. We had dinner, went for a lovely walk around the building and went to visit the casino. The buffet restaurant was delicious and great for all

Believe it or Not!

Believe it or Not!Surfers Paradise, QLD

So you're at Surfer Paradise, you've stuffed your face, talked to all the hawkers twice and declined access to their bro awesome bro club bro, waddled by the beach and shopped till you drop. But you still seem