There’s nothing better than a family adventure that both you and your kids will never forget. Gold Coast family car hire opens up a world of opportunities, so it’s time to pack up and hit the road as you explore everything the area has to offer.

Here are 5 spots you must visit on your trip!


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#1 – Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain just inshore of the Gold Coast, located to the south of Brisbane, has a lot to offer and is sure to provide a few exciting days out for you and your family. Whether theTamborine rainforest skywalk sounds like it might be a fun adventure, or you’d rather explore the famous glow worm caves, followed by a trip to the local markets, there really is something for everyone.

From the centre of the metropolitan area, Tamborine Mountain is about a 40-minute drive.Luckily, getting your hands on a hire car on the Gold Coast is an easy task. You can quickly be packed and ready to head out on a family adventure that’s sure to live long in the memory.

The Tamborine Mountain tourism website has all of the information you need to book any tickets and check out the attractions in an area just a stone’s throw from the heart of the Gold Coast.


#2 – Sea World, Gold Coast

If you’re looking for something the kids will love, you can head to Australia’s top marine park– Sea World! Kids can enjoy a wet and wild day of rides and see some of the amazing animal shows that SeaWorld has to offer.

You can give your little ones an experience they can treasure forever and try out swimming with dolphins or even visit the seal enclosure!

Once you’ve seen the shows and experienced the adrenaline of the rides, you can take a trip up to The Spit, a great dog beach with some lovely views of the water – the perfect spot to finish off a long and exciting day.



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#3 – Surfers Paradise Beach

Maybe you want to spend the entire day on the sand? For a fun day for the whole family why not head to Surfers Paradise beach right in the middle of the Gold Coast coastline. True to its name, this is a paradise. A popular spot for surfers and families to visit, you can relax and enjoy the sand and sea that the Gold Coast is so famous for.

Take in the sights and have a relaxing family day on the beach or even try out some surfing lessons or a boat tour while you’re there.

The Gold Coast is famous for its beautiful beaches and golden sands and just a short drive away there are a whole host of other sandy days out that you and your family can enjoy.

Burleigh Heads Beach is popular and with the right hire car and just a short drive down the coast you’ll find Currumbin Beach and Bilinga Beach, offering turquoise waters and some exciting opportunities for surfing


#4 – Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

One of the Gold Coast’s tourism hotspots, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is an amazing day of discovery that your family will love. Kangaroos, koalas and red pandas are all on the agenda for this animal-packed family day out.

The Extinction Trail will surely be the highlight of the trip for any dinosaur-loving kids as they get to learn about the creatures that existed more than 66 million years ago with the help of some activities and augmented reality! 


#5 – Wet’n’Wild, Gold Coast

Get the togs on and take a trip about 20km inland to Wet’n’Wild, a waterpark perfect for a family day out. The park has a Wet’n’Wild junior area so both younger and older kids will be wanting “just one more go.”

A family hire car makes it easier to reach the water park and nearby Warner Bros MovieWorld, both excellent day trip locations for your next family holiday on the Gold Coast.



Your Keys to an Unforgettable Gold Coast Holiday!

Now that you know all about the attractions the Gold Coast offers, it’s time to plan your next trip. A lot of attractions and beaches are likely going to be within walking distance, but to make that trip extra special, and to fit in some of the more exciting experiences the GoldCoast has to offer, be sure to hire a car to take it all in. 


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