Welcome to Gold Coast


While Surfers Paradise’s malls and mega-clubs let the party-hard kids have their fun, the other neighbourhoods have a distinct charm of their own. Main Beach and Broadbeach corner coastal chic; Burleigh Heads, Mermaid and Palm Beach have a retro charm and booming culinary scene; while Coolangatta pleases with its pro-surfer vibe. Not to be overlooked is the lush, misty subtropical rainforest of the hinterland.


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$53.43 Classes & Workshops

Learn to Surf at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast

Meet at the beach shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue, at least 10 minutes prior to the lesson start time. Complete the booking form and collect your rash shirt or wetsuit and surf board with legrope. Walk to the beach with your gear (we will look after your clothing and vakuables in the shop). Instruction will begin with a safety talk and basic instruction on the beach. Spend about 30 minutes in the water to catch your first few waves with the instructors help. Return to the beach for additional instruction on stand up techniques. Spend the rest of the time in the water catching waves and standing up with instructors assistance.

$44.52 Classes & Workshops

2-Hour Beginners Surf Lesson at Surfers Paradise

Lessons will be held at the best location for all skill levels, from someone who has never tried a surf lesson, to both beginners and intermediate surfers.The Spit, located at at Main Beach, is where the locals go to learn surfing, it is safe and the waves are small and easy to ride. The Spit is the only beach on the Gold Coast that does not have high rise buildings, it is very beautiful. Your instructors are experts at teaching and they will do everything they can to make you feel safe and have lots of fun, even if you are not a good swimmer. All equipment rental is included as part of this package. You can also take commemorative photos of every class that you can purchase and receive via USB drive (own expense).Free transport to and from the beach is available from all hotels in Surfers Paradise. If you have your own car there is all day free parking. The lessons are at 10am and 1pm daily.

$22.26 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

One Hour unlimited Slides and Ice Kart Session

Whether it's skiing or boarding, tubing or karting, the Gold Coast Snow Park offers something for everyone. Run yourself ragged with one hour of unlimited slides, hitting the slopes on a tube or with your own ski or snowboard equipment. For confident skiers and boarders, experience the thrill of tearing down their most popular ramp and landing on a giant cushion of air! Then it's time to ditch the gear and race your mates in a go cart, zooming around an awesome track that's simulates driving on ice. The onsite cafe provides barista made coffee, donuts, drinks, ice creams and desserts to keep you recharged and hydrated.

$58.62 Outdoor Activities

Main Beach Segway Tour 60 mins - Gold Coast

On this 60 minute Segway All-Terrain Adventure tour experience, you will discover a hidden 'Oasis' right in the heart of the Gold Coast Surfers Paradise. It will only take a moment to learn but forever to get the smile off your face! Riding one of these self balancing all-terrain machines is quite simply amazing; it feels like nothing you've experienced - because there's never been anything like it. This is fun, excitement and adventure wrapped up in one fantastic experience! Starting from the Gold Coast Snow Park, you will first learn how to master riding one of these amazing machines and once 'rider ready', you'll zoom up, down and around various pathways and terrain putting your all-terrain machine through its paces. You'll see a variety of wildlife such as Lyrebirds, Ducks and Peacocks whilst navigating your machine over bridges and around lakes and cruising by landscaped waterfalls and running creeks. Then you'll zoom over the bridge towards Surfers Paradise, where you will cruise down the famous Main Beach strip taking in the magnificent vistas of the Gold Coast coastline before heading back to the Island. If you're looking for Gold Coast activities that are unique, fun and truly memorable then why not experience this hidden oasis on the Gold Coast and try something totally new & exciting today whilst riding a Segway! So if you're looking for Gold Coast activities that are unique, fun and truly memorable then a Segway Tour around the Gold Coast must be on your 'to do' list!

$80.88 Outdoor Activities

Segways, Slides & Ice Karts Adventure Pass - Gold Coast

Segway, Tubby Slides, Giant Air Drop, Camel Hump and more!Time Out Adventures and Gold Coast Mini Snow park have combined adventure activities to bring you the Segway's, Slides & Karts Adventure pass.  With this fun pass you’ll enjoy a 60 minute Segway Main Beach tour experience, you will discover a hidden 'Oasis' right in the heart of the Gold Coast Surfers Paradise. It will only take a moment to learn but forever to get the smile off your face! Riding one of these self balancing all-terrain machines is quite simply amazing; it feels like nothing you've experienced - because there's never been anything like it. This is fun, excitement and adventure wrapped up in one fantastic experience!You'll start your Segway experience by receiving the necessary training on how to master riding one of these amazing machines and once 'rider ready', you'll zoom up, down and around various pathways and terrain putting your all-terrain machine through its paces as we head to the icon Surfers Paradise Sign for a photo opportunity.  Next we'll zoom along the famous Main Beach strip heading to McIntosh Island where you'll see a variety of wildlife such as Lyrebirds, Ducks and Peacocks whilst navigating your Segway over bridges and around lakes and cruising by landscaped waterfalls and running creeks before getting a photo at Big Foots Cave! Next you’ll get unlimited rides at the Snow Park for 1.5 hours where you'll race family and friends down the tubby slides before trying you get some air down the camel hump before getting the courage to grab your tube, scale the 12 metre platform where you'll zoom down the ramp, fly through the air and land on the giant air pillow.  This is guaranteed to get the adrenaline pumping and the great thing is you can do it over and over again as many times as you like during your unlimited ride session.Then to top it off, jump in your Ice Kart and zoom around the track where you'll find yourself spinning out of control as you try and beat the competition and take the chequered flag.This adventure pass is not only great fun but great value as well. This amazing experience includes; 1 x 60 minute Segway Main Beach tour1 x 1.5 hour unlimited rides at the Snow Park  1 x Ice Kart Session

$40.81 Water Sports

Segway, Tubing & Air Drop Jumps - Gold Coast

Segway, Tubing, Camel Hump and more!Time Out Adventures and Gold Coast Mini Snow park have partnered together to provide this fabulous fantastic four activity package.  With this fun activity package you’ll zoom around parts of Surfers Paradise on a 30 minute Segway Fun Ride.  After learning how to ride one of these amazing machines, you’ll cruise up to the famous Esplanade strip for some all-terrain riding and photo opportunities before heading back to continue your amazing adventure.Next you’ll grab your tube, race to the top of the Tubby Slide where you’ll race family and friends down the slope not once but twice before heading over for some more fun on the camel hump!Then to top off your amazing adventure experience, you’ll scale 12 meters up the platform before jumping on your tube and flying down the airbag ramp, launching through the air and landing on the giant cushion of air. It’s great fun and guaranteed to get the adrenaline pumping! This amazing experience includes;1 x 30 minute Segway Fun Ride,2 x Tubing rides,1 x Camel Hump ride and1 x Air Bag Ramp ride