Whether you’re young or young at heart, the Gold Coast offers a wide range of fun things to do, which can be enjoyed by all ages. While you may think of the sun, surf, sand and theme parks when you think of fun on the Gold Coast, there is so much more fun to be had that is often overlooked.

In this article we look at some of the hidden gems of our region, which are suitable for all travel groups and ages. Try these and I am sure that they will make your Gold Coast holiday even more memorable.

Hire an electric bike and cruise around the coast

Most tourists visiting the Gold Coast are looking for relaxing, yet fun things to do while they are in the region. Aside from booking a relaxing massage or lying on the beach, know that you have other great options. If you want to have some time out from the hustle and bustle of city life, take it slow and ride a bike. The Gold Coast is such as beautiful place that youll want to savour everything that it has to offer. Hire an electric bike and cruise around the coast and youll be treated with stunning views of the ocean along with beautiful natural sceneries.

Take part in the Gold Coast Fun Run

If youre just like me and love to keep fit while making new friends along the way, then the Gold Coast Fun Run is for you. While it may be called a Fun Run, this event offers your choice of a 1km, 2.5km, 5km, 10km or 21.1km run, or walk. Held Sunday 26th April, 2015, this event is not just for locals, it is an attraction within itself as participants come from all over Australia to take part. What makes it even more exciting is the fact that the organisers are giving out cool prizes at the conclusion of the event. For fun things to do on the Gold Coast, you must add this to your list!

Visit Glow Worm Caves

If you want to experience something new and something unique, head to the scenic Tamborine Mountain to experience glow worm caves. This fun activity will take you into a journey through amazing purpose built caves that feature two large chambers that are interlinked by tunnels. These chambers, which have become one of the Gold Coasts most loved tourist attractions, feature captivating stalagmites & stalactites, flow stone, and waterfalls. The chamber will lead you to the magical Glow Worm Cave that is filled with thousands of worms that glow! This activity is highly recommended for families as kids enjoy it tremendously.

Visit Infinity Gold Coast

By now, you may already know that one of the most fun things to do on the Gold Coast is to visit its world-class theme parks. However, if youre tired of thrill rides and waterparks do not excite you just the same, visit Infinity Gold Coast; located in the heart of Surfers Paradise. This offers a unique experience and we promise you that it is something that youve never seen before. Featuring 20 multi-sensual tunnels, Infinity will question your judgment and will make you feel all sorts of emotions that youve never felt before. This mind-blowing attraction is perfect for all ages and can be enjoyed even by toddlers and grandparents! The best thing is that Infinity, unlike other Gold Coast theme parks, is extremely affordable. Ticket prices start at just $16.10. Visit our Fun Zone to see how fun Infinity is for yourself

Experience the Gold Coast from a different perspective

There is no better way to enjoy the stunning beauty of the Gold Coast than riding a hot air balloon! This romantic activity, which is perfect for couples, will treat you with the beautiful views all the way from Byron Bay to Brisbane. Youll float gently about 1,500 feet above the Gold Coast as your pilot provides you with great information about our region. This trip is best taken just before the sunrise where youll get to see the rays of the sun gently striking the regions mountains, green forests and valleys. ?This is certainly one of the most memorable things to do on the Gold Coast!


When it comes to fun things to do on the Gold Coast, there is so much more on offer than the typical activities such as learning how to surf, sampling international cuisines, checking out premiere shopping districts and hiking the Hinterland.

The Gold Coast is famous for fun! For more ideas, be sure to watch the following video recently release by Visit Gold Coast, the official Gold Coast website by Gold Coast Tourism: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZraSU7_h1og

Should you decide to check out Infinity Gold Coast; one of the coolest attractions in Surfers Paradise, then I suggest that you buy your tickets online to get a great discount. Ticket prices start at just $16.10. This attraction provides perfect family entertainment so go ahead and take everybody with you.

If you want to make your Gold Coast holiday more memorable for both you and your friends or family, consider the list of fun activities included in this article.