As well as being home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Queensland, the Gold Coast boasts a thrilling assortment of tourist attractions, from wildlife discovery to adrenaline-pumping theme parks.
With us at Aruba Surf, here are five Gold Coast attractions that can easily put on your holiday itinerary - all just a hassle-free bus ride away from our central budget accommodation Broadbeach resort.
SkyPoint Observation Deck
To take in the breathtaking beauty of the Gold Coast, visit SkyPoint at Q1 Surfers Paradise. Reaching over 200 metres in the air, SkyPoint Observation Deck offers an unmissable 360-degree view where you’ll get to see the sandy coastline, hinterland and Pacific Ocean all at once.
Sea World Gold Coast
On Main Beach, Seaworld Marine Park is a world-class attraction offering penguins, turtles, polar bears, sharks and more to see over a full day out. There are kids rides and amusements to enjoy onsite, daily shows and first hand underwater encounters to last a lifetime.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
A must for animal lovers, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the Gold Coast’s top wildlife attraction, home to a huge variety of iconic Australian species. There is plenty to do inside the park, including Segway tours, feeding experiences and a thrilling treetop adventure.
Dreamworld is the largest theme park on the Gold Coast, featuring both kid-friendly rides and soaring rollercoasters. You can easily pass a full day at this must-visit theme park, which boasts a plethora of thrilling attractions, shows and tasty food stops.
Located beside Dreamworld, WhiteWater World is the next best stop for water rides, slides and wave pools. On a hot day there isn’t a better place to be, where wet playgrounds, rapids and speedy water tubes guarantee an unforgettable experience for the whole family!
Be surrounded in the Gold Coast’s top holiday attractions with our central Broadbeach holiday apartments. View our budget-friendly options for couples and families now at Aruba Surf Gold Coast.