What is there to do when it rains on the Gold Coast? The Gold Coast is known for its stunning weather, pristine beaches and outdoor lifestyle in general. But the thing about tropical weather is its so unpredictable! So what do you do when weather turns south and you had a beach and picnic day planned? Lucky for you, we have a whole new plan mapped out.
Start your day in Burleigh Heads where you can choose from one of many amazing breakfast spots. Whether its the Paddock Bakery, Commune Cafe or Social Brew you wont be disappointed! Just make sure you go to the fruit shop in James Street for a fresh juice before you head off to start your day trust us.
Excite the Senses
Head to the famous Surfers Paradise for the highlight of your day! Infinity is a must on a drizzly Gold Coast day. You have never had an experience like it. Make your way through a maze of illusions as you laugh your way through this one of a kind theme park. This attraction has been the heart and soul of the Gold Coast for a number of years and is the perfect activity for kids, families and couples alike! And did we mention it doesnt cost an arm or a leg?
Shop ’till you drop
Incase you havent heard, the Gold Coast is home to some of those most dazzling shopping centres. Between Robina Town Centre, the new look Pacific Fair or Harbour town you are bound to find everything you need and more! On a side
note: all three shopping centers have cinemas, which is always a great rainy day activity.
A little rain never hurt nobody and it shouldnt stop your picnic plans! Gather the tribe and head to the closest supermarket to grab some snacks. Round up some blankets and pillows to lay down on the floor for an indoor picnic! Pull out the board games to add to the fun.
Bounce things up
Still have some energy? Why not check out Air Factory! Its a trampoline park in Burleigh Waters where you can jump until your hearts content. A great family activity if you arent too tired from all the shopping. If jumping isnt your thing then theres always indoor rock climbing!
The Last Supper
Finish off your perfect day by choosing a place to dine from one of the many restaurants in Broadbeach. Whatever you are craving, you will find it here! The main strip in Broadbeach is well known for its fine dining and everything in between.
The Gold Coast is full of hidden gems! Even on a rainy day, you just need to know where to find them. If you can only checkout one of these things, Infinity in Surfers Paradise is a MUST. Get the full information about this popular attraction as well as prices and how to book here.