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School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast

School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast

Updated February 6, 2024

Looking for school holiday activities on the Gold Coast during the school break?

Upcoming School Holidays:

Saturday 9th December 2023 – Sunday 21st January 2024

Keep your kids busy these school holidays with a range of fun activities for all ages. Make sure to bring your Hello Gold Coast coupons for great offers!

RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT!

Ripley’s has recently reopened with new attractions and a new look! Visit them during the school holidays to try their brand new 7D Moving Theatre!

School Holiday Activities Ripley's Believe It Or Not
Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE

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*20% OFF VIP COMBOS

iFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING

iFLY Indoor Skydiving is the latest, most exhilarating, involving and rewarding activity imaginable… if you are 3 or 103 years old. Everyone can now learn to fly in a state-of-the-art, fully-controlled and safe environment. And the all-round viewing platform lets you share the magic with family and friends. Book now (Use code “HGCONLINE” to save 10%).

School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast
Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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 *10% OFF iFLY PACKAGES

FOX IN A BOX ESCAPE ROOMS

Europe’s No1 escape room company is now in Surfers Paradise! Fox in a Box is ideal for families, large groups, corporates, and parties. Some of the rooms (Prison Break, Prison Break Head-to Head, Bunker and Zombie Lab) can even be customized just for children, just give us a call or ask the friendly staff at reception when you arrive.

Book now (Use code “HELLOGC2310 for 10% OFF).

Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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 *10% OFF ESCAPE ROOMS

INFINITY ATTRACTION

Infinity is a mind-blowing journey into spectacular, futuristic maze-like worlds of wonder – an extraordinary series of around 20 multi-sensual environments filled with unique special effects, atmospheric sound fields, ultra groovy music and illusions that appear to go all the way to infinity!

  Book now (Use code “hellogc” to save 15%).

School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast
Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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*15% OFF ADMISSIONS

FREAK VR

Are you ready for an unforgettable virtual reality experience? Look no further than FREAK VR Gold Coast! Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, FREAK VR offers cutting-edge virtual reality technology that will transport you to worlds beyond your imagination. Whether you’re a seasoned gamer or new to the world of VR, there’s something for everyone at FREAK VR.

sunglasses emoji Check out their VR games here.

Book now (Use code “HELLOFREAKGC” to save 10%).

Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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*10% OFF VR EXPERIENCE

BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP

Your new furry friend will be pre-filled with just the right amount of cuddliness, ready for you to bring it to life by adding your very own heart and personal touches in the fun-filled, half hour-long session. Your bear will also come with their own birth certificate becoming an instant family member!

School Holidays at Build-A-Bear Surfers Paradise
Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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*10% OFF

LOST LOCKS ESCAPE ROOMS

Lost Locks Escape Rooms is a locally owned and operated escape room attraction located in the heart of Surfers Paradise. Staffed by long-term enthusiasts who want to see everyone else get the chance to play more escape rooms with the new stories, themes, and twists and takes on puzzles for everyone from the first-timer to the old-hand.

Book now (Use code “HELLOGC10” to save 10%).

Location Icon SURFERS PARADISE
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*10% OFF ESCAPE ROOMS

CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Enjoy some family fun at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary! Meet Blinky Bill and the hundreds of native Australian animals on display in the natural bushland and rainforest settings. There’s more than animal encouters at the sanctuary. Don’t miss out on the photo opportunities, Segway Safaris and the Free Flight Bird Shows. In addition, you can educate the kids at the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital with a history of Australian wildlife preservation.

koala emoji Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has fun activities for the kids during the school holidays. Check out their current School Holiday Program here!

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School Holiday Activities Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Location Icon CURRUMBIN
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 *10% OFF ADULT / FAMILY GENERAL ADMISSION

MOUNTVIEW ALPACA FARM

Not only can you feed the alpacas but you can also walk them around the vineyard grounds, get some cool selfies to make your friends jealous and get the best alpaca cuddles around! Order a picnic basket from the vineyard & share time with your new fluffy friends in a relaxed and country setting next to Canungra Creek!

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Location Icon CANUNGRA

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PANCAKES IN PARADISE

The Pancakes Surfers restaurant is located a short walk from Cavill Mall – the centre of Surfers Paradise. Uniquely themed in a hot air balloon style and is extremely popular for families and large groups who like to sit in our themed hot air balloon basket tables.

School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast
Location Icon Surfers Paradise
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*BUY 1 GET 1 HALF PRICE

TIMEZONE

With 3 locations on the Gold Coast, Timezone is the best place to smile, kill time, connect with friends, treat kids and become champions! Keep the kids entertained with arcade games, glow in the dark golf, laser tag, bumper cars, bowling, and more!

Timezone Surfers Paradise
Location Icon Surfers Paradise, Robina and Coolangatta

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JET SKI SAFARIS

Join Jet Ski Safaris on the ultimate adventure and see the Gold Coast from their view! They offer Jet Ski tours from 30min, 1, 1.5 and 2.5 hour around the beautiful waters of the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise, book in a fun pit stop or all-day adventure that you’ll remember for a lifetime!

Book now (Use code “HGCSUM” to save $30).

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Location Icon MAIN BEACH
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*$30 OFF ANY SAFARI

ZONE BOWLING

Zone Bowing Surfers Paradise has ARRIVED! Experience a Zone Bowling first – interactive Bowling lanes! All right next door to over 250 of the latest and greatest Arcade games, Laser Tag, Mini Golf, Bumper cars and more, at the iconic Timezone Surfers Paradise. Go check it out these Holidays!

Zone Bowling
Location Icon Surfers Paradise and Robina

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