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!

Bushwalking in Lamington National Park

Bushwalking in Lamington National ParkO'reilly, QLD

If you're looking to get back to nature, check out some of the awesome walking tracks, breathwaking views, ancient trees, and random wildlife.There are some great spots to take a picnic, and even some BBQ areas. Make

Swim at Currumbin Rock Pools

Swim at Currumbin Rock PoolsCurrumbin Valley, QLD

This place is awesome for a super hot day when the beaches are packed. Out the back of the southern Gold Coast, the Currumbin Rock pools are freshwater, and always icy cold - great for a place where the ocean can be as

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,

Surf at Snapper Rocks

Surf at Snapper RocksCoolangatta, QLD

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

Visit Whitewater World

Visit Whitewater WorldCoomera, QLD

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

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

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

Have a drink at Greenmount Surf Club

Have a drink at Greenmount Surf ClubCoolangatta, QLD

On the southern end of Coolangatta's main beach is Greenmount surf club, which has recently undergone a major extension, adding on a huge open deck overlooking the beach, and views all the way to Surfer's Paradise.They

Lunch at Rainbow Bay Surf Club

Lunch at Rainbow Bay Surf ClubCoolangatta, QLD

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

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

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

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

Go Shopping At Pacific Fair

Go Shopping At Pacific FairBroadbeach Waters, QLD

Pacific Fair is a Gold Coast shopping landmark. This place has been around for years, and it's outdoor layout makes shopping much more interesting than the big indoor malls of Sydney & Brisbane. There's a Myer, Big W,

Go Kart Racing

Go Kart RacingGold Coast, QLD

If you're looking for an extremely fast way to spend a few hours, head to Nerang & jump in a go kart. You can go it alone, or take a group of friends. The ground speeds by much faster when you're only an inch off it -