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Surfers Paradise - Activities

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Ranked #1 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: For the best value morning tea / coffee cruise, lunch cruise or stunning sunset cruises on the Gold Coast starting at just... more » Owner description: For the best value morning tea / coffee cruise, lunch cruise or stunning sunset cruises on the Gold Coast starting at just $20 per adult for a smooth water river cruise. Morning tea cruise includes cakes & biscuits with tea/coffee. Lunch cruises include selection of fresh salads & cold meats & sunset cruise includes complimentary antipasto platters. Join Bluewater Cruises as we cruise the canals & the broadwater of Surfers Paradise & the Gold Coast. Past the million dollar homes & yachts, Palazzo Versace hotel, & Marina Mirage. All cruises feature a fun facts filled commentary. Sit back relax & enjoy all the Gold Coast has to offer - exceptional views, interesting history & gorgeous sunsets. Great for tourists & locals alike. We are now fully licenced with affordable prices. « less
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$48* and up
Ranked #2 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: Jet boat Extreme is Gold Coast's number one Jet boating experience, it will give you that adrenaline rush you'll never... more » Owner description: Jet boat Extreme is Gold Coast's number one Jet boating experience, it will give you that adrenaline rush you'll never forget. It's the most fun and exciting adventure thrill jetboat ride on the Gold Coast. Experience the thrill, as they deliver speeds of over 80 kph with the 650 hp twin jet-power turbo engines. The tour includes 55 minutes of thrill, fun and adventure jet boating with the infamous 360 degree spins and water slides, power-break stops, sweeping fish tails and wild wave riding. Their boats are guaranteed to deliver all the fun you can handle! The only complete Jet boat Experience in the Heart of Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Australia. « less
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$203* and up
Ranked #3 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast with a delicious champagne breakfast at O'Reilly's Vineyard Grand Homestead, $250pp all inclusive... more » Owner description: Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast with a delicious champagne breakfast at O'Reilly's Vineyard Grand Homestead, $250pp all inclusive and ideal for birthdays, wedding anniversaries, marriage proposals and to enjoy a morning with great company, amazing views & tranquil scenery. Combining ballooning with O’ Reilly’s Vineyard is a great way to start the day. « less
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$71* and up
Ranked #4 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Southern Cross 4WD offers a range of 4WD Eco-Tours and customized packages throughout the Gold Coast Hinterland and... more » Owner description: Southern Cross 4WD offers a range of 4WD Eco-Tours and customized packages throughout the Gold Coast Hinterland and surrounds. From Guided nature walks, animal spotting and bird feeding to off-road driving, wine tours, conferences and overnight camping, every tour is a unique experience and is catered around what YOU want to do! A day with SC4WD as a real experience not just another bus tour.Over 16 years of Hinterland Tour experience « less
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Ranked #5 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: Private whale watching sailing charters as well as packages such as our private Day Spa and sailing day or lunch on South... more » Owner description: Private whale watching sailing charters as well as packages such as our private Day Spa and sailing day or lunch on South Stradbroke Island or maybe a private sailing discovery tour of South Stradbroke Island and don't forget Private whale watching charters under sail. Cruise along side of theses massive mammals. Watch them breaching spy hopping and tail slapping and with a 100% success rate in whale sightings you are sure to witness the annual migration. We also conduct other sailing charters from South Stradebroke Island discovery tours to twilight champagne sailing cruises. All of our cruise bookings are exclusive and private for you and your guests only! « less
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$80* and up
Ranked #6 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Whales in Paradise are the original Gold Coast Whale Watching company and the only whale watch operation to depart from the... more » Owner description: Whales in Paradise are the original Gold Coast Whale Watching company and the only whale watch operation to depart from the convenient location in central Surfers Paradise.OUR GUARANTEE 1. Our whale watch cruise have been so successful that we are proud to promote a 100% daily sightings record. If a whale is not sighted on a tour you will receive a free return cruise. 2. Low passenger numbers to ensure personalised service and no crowds, so every guest is guaranteed a rail side position for the perfect equal viewing opportunity « less
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Ranked #7 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Hummer Safari 4WD Adventure Day Tours has 4 of the Gold Coast best AWARD WINNING 4WD day tours. Pure Luxury, Pure Off... more » Owner description: Hummer Safari 4WD Adventure Day Tours has 4 of the Gold Coast best AWARD WINNING 4WD day tours. Pure Luxury, Pure Off Roading, Pristine Rainforest s, amazing photographic memories. Travel in absolute luxury in your very own HUMMER H2 with all forward facing seats and a maximum of 6 guests, plenty of leg room. Guests will also receive a Full Day Coach Tour valued at $90.00. That’s 2 tours for the price of 1! This will be the Real Four Wheel Drive Experience with all meals served in restaurants with our guests getting VIP treatment. « less
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Ranked #8 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: A must day trip for Brisbane and Gold Coast tourists.Mount Tamborine is laden with wineries ,we know the lot of them.We are... more » Owner description: A must day trip for Brisbane and Gold Coast tourists.Mount Tamborine is laden with wineries ,we know the lot of them.We are noted as the Small Group Day Tour Specialists.You'll love the intimacy of groups no larger than 6.Thoses with a palate and sense for adventure you'll find this tour hard to beat.You will visit ,wineries,distillery,brewery and cheese tasting ,lunch at one of the many exciting eateries. « less
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$88* and up
Ranked #9 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
Owner description: The three-kilometer strip of golden sand between Surfers Paradise and the Pacific Ocean is Australia's iconic beach, a... more » Owner description: The three-kilometer strip of golden sand between Surfers Paradise and the Pacific Ocean is Australia's iconic beach, a postcard-perfect locale that conjures up 'paradise' to millions.Throughout the year, our beach welcomes swimmers, joggers, surfers and strollers from around the Gold Coast, around Australia and around the World. There are a few simple things you can do to ensure that your day at Surfers Paradise beach is a safe and happy one.Always swim between the red and yellow flags. If the flags aren't up, it may not safe to swim, so always ask a lifeguard if it's safe to swim if you cannot see the flags. Check for additional beach signage, as this may change every day. Read the safety warnings. Check with a lifeguard about beach and water conditions if you're not sure it's safe. Put your hand up and stay calm if you get in trouble in the water. Stay sun safe: Slip on a shirt, slop on sunscreen, slap on a hat, seek shade and slide on sunglasses. Leave valuables at home or in your apartment. « less
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Ranked #10 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Wellness Spas
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Ranked #11 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
Owner description: Timezone™ Surfers Paradise is the largest Indoor Family Entertainment Centre in Australia as well as the biggest Timezone™ in... more » Owner description: Timezone™ Surfers Paradise is the largest Indoor Family Entertainment Centre in Australia as well as the biggest Timezone™ in the world. With 5000 sqm of leading edge interactive and the latest interactive attractions and entertainment products. We are open 7 Days: 9am-Midnight. « less
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Ranked #12 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Wellness Spas
Owner description: Calmer Therapies offers indulgent pampering from a 1 hour massage to a divine 4hr pamper package! Our services include deep... more » Owner description: Calmer Therapies offers indulgent pampering from a 1 hour massage to a divine 4hr pamper package! Our services include deep tissue & relaxation massage, hot stone massage, deluxe facials, manicures, pedicures & full body scrubs. We have double treatment rooms for couples/friends, with heated massage tables in winter). Come into one of our resort salons, or be pampered in the comfort of your hotel room by professional & friendly therapists who bring the day spa experience to you, 7 days a week.While we are not technically a Day Spa (simply because we d o not have hydro-therapies), our ambiance, service and pamper packages all fall under the definition of a day Spa, and not a beauty salon. We would love you to come in and experience our service for yourself....we look forward to pampering you! « less
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Ranked #13 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Surf Camps; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Get Wet Surf School offers a 100% money back guarantee that you stand up on your first lesson. We have the most highly... more » Owner description: Get Wet Surf School offers a 100% money back guarantee that you stand up on your first lesson. We have the most highly experienced surf instructors on the Gold Coast and we operate in the most ideal location for beginners. We offer complimentary transport to and from your accommodation. « less
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Ranked #14 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Water sports
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Ranked #15 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: The only Hot Air Balloon company that ACTUALLY flies over the Gold Coast. Balloon Aloft Gold Coast's exclusive launch sites... more » Owner description: The only Hot Air Balloon company that ACTUALLY flies over the Gold Coast. Balloon Aloft Gold Coast's exclusive launch sites enable you to witness the stunning scenery and breathtaking views over the coastline that no other ballooning company can offer. This is truly the most spectacular ballooning area in Australia. Float like a cloud as you witness the sunrise climbing over the unforgettable panorama of the Gold Coast skyline. Watch the sun reflecting off the myriad of canals and waterways and view the surrounding forest covered mountains of the Gold Coast Hinterland. You will be taken on an aerial nature walk on the world's oldest, safest, and most romantic form of aviation. Come as our guest, leave as our friend. « less
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Ranked #16 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Surf Camps; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise has a shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue and provide 2 hour surfing lessons every day... more » Owner description: Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise has a shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue and provide 2 hour surfing lessons every day from $55. Stand up paddle lessons are also run daily. We also provide surf boards, bodyboards, and other beach equipment for hire and sale. All our instructors are fully qualified surf life savers to make sure we provide a safe environment to learn in. « less
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Ranked #17 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
Owner description: Experience the closest thing to flying a commercial jet airliner! Based on the Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft, our... more » Owner description: Experience the closest thing to flying a commercial jet airliner! Based on the Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft, our simulators are run by professional pilots. You may choose from over 22000 airports worldwide in customised weather conditions where you control the taxi, takeoff, flight and landing. Choose from a 30, 60, 90 or 120minute session in which you can take the controls and experience what it's really like to fly a Jet. We have locations in Newstead, Brisbane and Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast. ➢ You are the Captain! ➢ No experience necessary ➢ Tailored packages to suit your needs ➢ Airline Interview Simulator Preparation ➢ Corporate Entertainment and Team Building « less
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Ranked #18 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Tour Highlights: - Riding on the golden sand beaches - Reaching the tip of the Seaway - Breathtaking views from the jetty to... more » Owner description: Tour Highlights: - Riding on the golden sand beaches - Reaching the tip of the Seaway - Breathtaking views from the jetty to Coolangatta - Relaxing swim at a calm beach with panoramic view - Stunning ride through coast shrubbery - Drinks and refreshments overlooking the Marina Harbour « less
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Ranked #19 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Scenic Hinterland Day Tours offers the best selection of Day Tours on the Gold Coast. Visit the most popular attractions... more » Owner description: Scenic Hinterland Day Tours offers the best selection of Day Tours on the Gold Coast. Visit the most popular attractions South East Queensland has to offer at the best prices GUARANTEED! Compare other brochures, see our extra value for the same tours. Take up our latest offer of book any two tours and receive O’Reilly’sfull day tour absolutely FREE. Although the majority of your tour is spent at your chosen destinations, we understand that coach comfortis also an integral part of your day tour. Depending on passenger numbers, both small deluxe (21 seater) and luxury coaches are used for maximum comfort during your travel. So why not, sit back, relax and have aqualified tour guide show you the places you’d never find! « less
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Ranked #20 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Water sports
Owner description: Gold Coast Jet X is the Coast's most powerful jet boating adventure! Based in Surfers Paradise, our experienced drivers will... more » Owner description: Gold Coast Jet X is the Coast's most powerful jet boating adventure! Based in Surfers Paradise, our experienced drivers will take you on an exhilarating jet boat thrill ride along the beautiful Gold Coast Broadwater. Brace yourself for amazing stunts, power brake stops and sweeping fish tails, with spins and slides as you glide around our great sandbanks on our purposely-built jet boats. Gift vouchers and packages available with Sea World dropoff or Heli tour. « less
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Ranked #21 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
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Ranked #22 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Fire Truck Tours - Surfers Paradise! The siren sounds as you depart for an exciting ride along the beachfront to the Spit.... more » Owner description: Fire Truck Tours - Surfers Paradise! The siren sounds as you depart for an exciting ride along the beachfront to the Spit. Operate a fully functional fire hose and spray the water (all ages.) Plenty of smiles, laughs and waving to everybody to be enjoyed as you ride aboard a real Fire Truck! Tours depart daily from Orchid Ave - Surfers Paradise at 10am, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 4pm. « less
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Ranked #23 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Reward yourself with an experience of a lifetime and ride aboard the Worlds most modern amphibious Quack’rDuck. Discover... more » Owner description: Reward yourself with an experience of a lifetime and ride aboard the Worlds most modern amphibious Quack’rDuck. Discover Surfers Paradise like never before. By esplanade, travel alongside Surfers Paradise’s idyllic beaches and past Narrowneck’s man-made surfing reef. Watch the excitement of Sea World from your elevated seating position. Then get ready for the excitement of making a big splash into the Broadwater, only to be relieved that the Quack’rDuck really can swim. Cruise past Marina Mirage and the Millionaire homes of Paradise Waters. All this and lots lots more…….. « less
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Ranked #24 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
Owner description: Racecentre is Australia’s Most Advanced Racing Simulation Centre, designed to give drivers the most realistic racing... more » Owner description: Racecentre is Australia’s Most Advanced Racing Simulation Centre, designed to give drivers the most realistic racing experience possible! We provide dynamic racing experiences for individuals and groups to race against each other in real-time racing.Simulators are FULL MOTION, SURROUND SCREEN & SURROUND SOUND! Race F1, V8, Rally, Drift around hundreds of Australian and Worldwide tracks. Our simulators are the same as professional race drivers use for training: challenging and awesome fun! « less
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Ranked #25 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Golf Courses; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #26 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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$45* and up
Ranked #27 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Water sports
Halfday Dolphin & Stradbroke Island Tour, Surfers Paradise Sunset Kayaking Tour, Kayak Hire
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Ranked #28 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Bowling Alleys; Fun and Games
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Ranked #29 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #30 of 68 activities in Surfers Paradise
Category: Golf Courses; Outdoor Activities
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