The 2021 Easter school holidays Gold Coast will be here before you know it and here’s what to plan for the Easter holidays. The Gold Coast has plenty to offer for a family holiday with Surfers Paradise accommodation in the heart of the action. Here are 5 events and activities to watch out for during Easter school holidays on the Gold Coast.

#1: The Big Easter Scramble

300 kids are invited to find 3,000 plastic eggs hidden in The Resort at Pacific Fair Broadbeach and can exchange their plastic eggs for a Cadbury chocolate Easter Bunny!


  • Find 1 of 2 golden eggs to WIN nearly 5kg of Cadbury Caramilk chocolate & 10x Event Cinemas movie tickets.
  • There’s a best dressed prize for both the Junior and Senior Scramble so wear your best Easter themed outfit!
  • Plus, there’s a Cadbury Favourites Hamper up for grabs for the child that collects the most eggs in each session.


  • 9am – 9:20am: Junior Session (aged 5 and under)
  • 9:30am-9:50am: Senior Session (aged over 5)

Bookings essential, limited spaces are available.

#2: Free Craft Workshop

Pacific Fair Shopping Centre will be hosting free craft workshops for kids for on Saturday 27 March 2021. Bring the little ones and build your own Easter basket.

Dates: Saturday 27 March 2021

9am -1pm

Venue: Pacific Fair

Cost: Free

#3: Meet the Easter Bunny At Pacific Fair

Easter Bunny will be visiting Pacific Fair, dress up to meet Easter Bunny and get ready to go easter egg hunting with him.

Dates: Saturday 27 March 2021

9am -1pm

Venue: Pacific Fair

#4: Easter on the Esplanade

The bunnies will be coming out of their burrows for the Easter on the Esplanade event, at the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, which will be held on Saturday 3rd April, from 4pm-9pm.

Date: Saturday 3 April 2021

Time: 4pm to 9pm

Coast: Free

#5: Other Activities

There are outdoor activities such as Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and Mount Tamborine which are great to get the kids out and about to experience nature with fantastic interactive wildlife encounters.

The famous Gold Coast theme parks are always a favourite with kids when visiting with 3 Day ticket passes available through our office and we can assist you with booking hotel transfers for an easy commute.

Where to park:

2 hours free parking at Chevron Renaissance Shopping Centre, or stay at one of Holiday Holiday’s Surfers Paradise accommodation which provides a complimentary car parking space for our guests. Alternatively, here are some other selection of paid and free parking in Surfers Paradise.

When it comes to accommodation, self-contained apartments are an excellent choice during Easter School Holidays on the Gold Coast. Holiday Holiday apartments in Circle on CavillChevron Renaissance, H Residences and Soul Surfers Paradise are in the heart of Surfers Paradise and convenient for all your needs while on holiday. All Surfers Paradise holiday apartments are facing the ocean or river, so you can enjoy the best views of the Gold Coast from your apartment and be within minutes walk to the beach for some fun in the sun.