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What are the best things to do in Surfers Paradise?
SkyPoint Observation Deck
If you’re after an unforgettable view of the Gold Coast, plan a visit to SkyPoint while holidaying on Surfers Paradise packages. SkyPoint Observation Deck is located on the 77th floor of the Q1 Building, which is the tallest residential tower in the Southern Hemisphere. The observation deck is all floor-to-ceiling windows with a 360° view over Surfers Paradise. You could also grab a bite to eat or a drink at SkyPoint Bistro + Bar.
Infinity is unlike any other experience you’ll have while visiting the Gold Coast on Surfers Paradise accommodation and flight packages. The attraction is like the ultimate fun house – visitors make their way through a maze of mirrors, illusions, lights, and special effects. Each of your senses will be stimulated as you walk through Infinity’s 20 different environments. Infinity is fun for both adults and children over the age of eight who visit the Gold Coast with Surfers Paradise holiday packages.
Surfers Paradise Beach
Surfers Paradise Beach stretches for two kilometres along the eastern edge of the city. It’s one of the region’s most famous shorelines and a must-visit while you’re on the Gold Coast with Surfers Paradise packages. The stretch of sand is located right beside the city skyscrapers, giving Surfers Paradise Beach a cool urban feel. It’s perfect for swimming and is also a popular spot to take surfing lessons. Make the most of the beach by booking Surfers Paradise holiday packages for a trip between October and April.
What is the best way to get around Surfers Paradise?
Surfers Paradise isn’t huge, so you could easily get around on foot while holidaying on Surfers Paradise packages. In the heart of Surfers Paradise, most of the main attractions, places to eat and things to do can be reached in about a 15-minute walk. Away from the centre, the inlets of Surfers Paradise are primarily residential. These isles are a great place to base yourself if you want to stay in a self-contained villa or waterfront house when you visit the Gold Coast on Surfers Paradise holiday packages. If you book a hotel and accommodation in Surfers Paradise here, taxis and Ubers are a great way to reach the restaurants, bars, and beach in the centre.
Surfers Paradise is the Gold Coast’s main and most well-connected neighbourhood. A tram runs along Surfers Paradise Boulevard making several stops along the way. Use the tram to connect to neighbouring areas of Southport and Broadbeach when you book Surfers Paradise accommodation and flight packages.
To see more of the Gold Coast, plan a couple of day trips out of Surfers Paradise - the best way to do this is by car. Hiring a rental car for your holiday will allow you to visit other suburbs of the Gold Coast and nearby national parks, such as Burleigh Head National Park and Lamington National Park. After booking your hotel and accommodation in Surfers Paradise, reserve a rental car through Webjet to pick up from Gold Coast Airport.
What’s on in Surfers Paradise?
Sand Safari Arts
See the Esplanade transform into an art gallery by booking Surfers Paradise accommodation and flight packages so you can attend Sand Safari Arts. Artists create elaborate and enormous sand sculptures that take inspiration from different fairy tales. Stroll along the Esplanade to be wowed by works from some of the world’s best sand sculptors. Festival-goers can enjoy fairy tale readings and performances, plus there are kid-friendly activities and games too. Check out the impressive sand sculptures by booking Surfers Paradise holiday packages for travel between mid-February and early March. The dates change yearly.
Surfers Paradise Live
Attend one of the Gold Coast’s hottest music events by booking Surfers Paradise packages for Surfers Paradise LIVE. The indie rock music festival features a line-up of both domestic and international acts, who take to the stage during a four-day programme. Surfers Paradise LIVE is held right on the Esplanade, so is easy to get to no matter where you are staying. Book your hotel and accommodation in Surfers Paradise for late April and early May if you’re hoping to attend this music festival.
Check out Surfers Paradise holiday packages during SeaFire to see one of Australia’s leading fireworks competitions. For two nights, impressive fireworks light up the Gold Coast sky with music to accompany them. Pyrotechnic teams from around the world come to the Gold Coast to compete and see which one can put on the most exciting display. Before the event starts each night, visitors can get in the spirit with performances by acrobats, skydivers, and live musicians. SeaFire takes place on Surfers Paradise Beach and is free to attend. Get involved with SeaFire by travelling to the Gold Coast in mid-June with Surfers Paradise packages.