Gold Coast is a major tourist destination in Australia. It is well-known for its surfing beaches and theme parks. Being 1 hour and 30 minutes away from Brisbane, it is a wise choice to have a day trip or spend at least one night in Gold Coast.
Gold Coast has 70 kilometers coastline with the most popular surf breaks in Australia itself and the world. Some of its beaches include Surfers Paradise, Main Beach, Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach. Here in Gold Coast, you will enjoy surfing!
Gold Coast is the home of Dreamworld, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild.
Dreamworld. It is the biggest theme park in Gold Coast with one million visitors annually. Aside from being a theme park, Dreamworld is also a wildlife conservation park with more than 500 animals including tigers, koalas, bilbies, tree kangaroos and many more. It is open from 10am to 5pm. One day Dreamworld ticket costs $105 for adults and $95 for children.
Sea World. This theme park includes rides, animal exhibits and other attractions. In addition, it also promotes conservation of wildlife through education. It is open from 9;30am to 5pm. Tickets cost $79 for adults and $69 for children.
Wet’n’Wild. It is the biggest water park in Australia. Its ticket costs $89 and it is open from 10am to 5pm.
Movie World. This is a movie studio theme park in Gold Coast, Australia. It is the only movie-related theme park in Australia and the oldest among the three Warned Bros. movie theme parks in the world. It is open from 9:30am until 5pm and the ticket costs $79.
Don’t miss the chance of visiting Gold Coast when you are in Brisbane!