Gold Coast is one of the best places to raise a family in but if you can’t make the move here, the next best thing is to bring the kids in tow for a family holiday to the Gold Coast. There are many fun and economical family friendly activities on the Gold Coast. Apart from the theme parks, here are six most popular and best family activities on the Gold Coast. You won’t believe how easy and accessible #5 is:

#1: Fabulous Gold Coast parks

A visit to the Broadwater Parklands is a must. The Broadwater Parklands have great children’s playgrounds such as swings, giant lizards, bike education track, mono rail peddle bikes and a flying fox. It is ideal for family picnics and fun. Why not make it a day in the sun and sand for the family.

#2: Mini Golf on the Gold Coast

Not free but very affordable rates for a day of mini golf fun for the family. Visit Gold Coast Mini Golf at the corner of Vista Ave and Surfers Paradise Boulevard – an 18-hole garden course within walking distance from the heart of Surfers Paradise.

#3: Learn to Surf

How about getting the kids to learn how to surf and ride the waves? There are a lot of surf schools on the Gold Coast that provide surf lessons in one of the most safe and ideal locations for beginners.

#4: The sun and the beach

How about just a day relaxing in the sun on the beach. Book a kids pack with your Holiday Holiday family accommodation and bring the bucket and spade supplied for a day of fun in the sun and sand.

#5: Resort swimming pool

Definitely one of the most fun you can have without heading out of your accommodation resort. Lounge by the resort swimming pools in the complex and in particular the Beaches in the Sky for all Chevron Renaissance family friendly apartments. Often, the indoor pool in each resort is very nicely heated for winter and in summer head to the outdoor pools.

How about a pirate ship instead? Check out Crown Towers’ facilities and let the kids go wild!

#6: Rainforest Skywalk at Mt. Tamborine

Discover a peaceful walk surrounded by beautiful views and waterfalls at Mt Tamborine with the family. How about throw in a wine tasting while you’re at it while the kids discover the beautiful hinterland.

For family accommodation on the Gold Coast, you can stay in Holiday Holiday apartments in the heart of Surfers Paradise in Chevron Renaissance, Circle on Cavill, Crown Towers, H-Residences above Hilton Surfers Paradise, Sun City Gold Coast, and Soul Surfers Paradise.

Alternatively, discover Holiday Holiday’s Broadbeach accommodation in Oracle Broadbeach, only 5 minutes by tram from Surfers Paradise.

Make sure you add on a kids’ pack when making a reservation so your room comes equipped with a bin of toys, books, bucket and spade for the beach, soft toys, etc.

For the best Gold Coast accommodation, speak with the team at Holiday Holiday on 07 5554 3200 to find out the best option for you and your family.