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Things To Do With Your Kids That Aren’t The Theme Parks

Thrill them in another way, and maybe save a bit on money on the side.

Things To Do With Your Kids That Aren’t The Theme Parks

Kids are hard to impress sometimes. You may think the only thing not on a screen that’s going to shake them is the theme parks (which are definitely fun, btw, just not for this list) but the Gold Coast is chock-a-block full of exciting, unique, interesting activities they’ll remember way longer than their third ride on a roller coaster this month.

Extinct Attractions on the GC

Not Everything Lives On, But The Memories Last Forever.

Extinct Attractions on the GC

Remember that time you were a kid, and your parents took you on that one thing? You know, the thing that was just so magical that you’ve remembered it ever since, And now you want to take your kids to experience the same thing that made you so happy. Well, it’s gone. The GC is a tourism hotspot, and stuff gets changed up, moved, rethemed and just taken out all the time. Here’s a few things you probably remember but can’t revisit.

Gold Coast's Fin-tastic Fish And Chips Guide

On a scale of 1-10, how important is fish and chips to your Tunaverse?

Gold Coast's Fin-tastic Fish And Chips Guide

Fish and chips are so inherently Australian, they practically have a mullet and a wife called Kathleen. So, in this article, we’re not going to sell you on these places. Not really, they’re all great and you can rest assured of that. Stamp of approval and everything. Got it? Instead, we’re going to use each entry to give you a fun fish pun and see far we can take them. Again, to reiterate, you should be assured that every place on this list makes great fish and chips. But we are going to use this as an excuse for puns. You must forgive us, old chum!

Gold Coast Hidden Gems

Four Unmissable Gold Coast Gems

Gold Coast Hidden Gems

The Coast is known for its sparkling beaches, permanently sunny weather and vibrant night life, and if you go anywhere near the Beaches you’re sure to get swept up in the moment. But sometimes it’s nice to get away from the crowds. From sparkling beaches to rugged bushland, the Coast is full of hidden gems just waiting to be explored. Get yourself sandy at one of the numerous secluded beaches, or get your daily dose of exercise and hike to one of the Hinterlands many hidden wonders! Whether you go with your friends or on your own, this slightly eclectic collection of Gold Coast Gems is sure to brighten up your day – and your Instagram feed. Just don’t forget to bring a camera!

THE Ultimate Gold Coast Guide to New Year's Eve

Enter 2021 In Style! Perfect Places To Be December 31st

THE Ultimate Gold Coast Guide to New Year's Eve

As this unpredictable and dizzying year finally draws to a close and we truly begin to enjoy the new decade, you might ask where to go on the fateful night we lay 2020 to rest. Worried there’ll be no fireworks this year? Fear not, there’s so many options for your New Year’s celebrations that the ultimate list of hottest places to be are compiled for your good self…from Gold Coast to Brisbane we have you covered bae.

Hinterland's Hottest Hikes

6 Must-Try Hikes This Spring

Hinterland's Hottest Hikes

We all love the sparkling beaches and bright city lights, but travel just a little away from the bustling city streets and you'll discover a whole other world, of vibrant colour and rushing waterfalls just outside our front doors. The Coast and the Hinterland are full of lush rainforests, colourful creatures and rushing waterfalls, and with the cold finally creeping away there's no better time to grab your friends, some walking shoes and go explore everything that our gorgeous Hinterland has to offer.