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Main Beach, Gold Coast: Our most recommended tours and activities

Gold Coast: 3 Day Pass Movie World, Sea World, Wet’n’Wild

1. Gold Coast: 3 Day Pass Movie World, Sea World, Wet’n’Wild

Save time and money with this convenient 3-day admission pass to 3 of the Gold Coast's most popular theme parks. Zoom around on roller coasters at Movie World, admire marine life at Sea World and prepare to be thrilled on a variety of extreme rides at Wet'n'Wild.  Located only a few minutes from central Surfers Paradise, Sea World features amazing aquatic animals, fun rides and family-friendly shows. Enter the frozen tundra of the Penguin Encounter, see predators up close in Shark Bay and meet tranquil critters in the dolphin nursery. At Movie World, experience the glamour of Hollywood as you hang out with your favorite superheroes and stars. Enjoy the Scooby-Doo Spooky Coaster, Harry Potter-themed sets, a Lethal Weapon ride, the Batwing Spaceshot and the steepest inverted drop in the Southern Hemisphere on the Green Lantern Coaster. For families, enjoy music from the Looney Tunes crew among other entertainment. Wet'n'Wild hosts some of the most extreme and fun-packed rides on the continent. You may even recognize some of them from scenes filmed in The Inbetweeners 2 movie.   

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Gold Coast: Wave Break Island Kayaking & Snorkeling tour

2. Gold Coast: Wave Break Island Kayaking & Snorkeling tour

Depart from Gold Coast on a fun-filled guided kayaking tour to Wave Break Island South where you can snorkel, enjoy a snack, and relax while admiring amazing city views away from the crowds. Departing from the iconic Broadwater, where experienced and friendly tour guides will brief you on kayaking techniques, cruise through spectacular clear waters, where you might have the chance to spot dolphins and stingrays. Paddle through beautiful sandbanks, offering a unique Gold Coast City view in the background, and arrive at the Northern side of Wave Break Island, where you will park your kayaks next to a scenic spot. Take a short bushwalk to Wave Break Island’s Eastern side to snorkel and explore the underwater beauty of this pristine Island.  Swim amongst the friendly reef locals, the SeaPerch and Angelfish, and discover many other species, from sea cucumber, trumpet fish, sergeant fish, and if you are lucky you can even find Nemo. Here, natural and man-made beauty are combined to create a picture-perfect background; the beautiful Gold Coast waterways with the city’s collection of skyscrapers on the horizon. As you get out of the water, a snack will be waiting for you. Savor it whilst admiring the amazing views, and get ready to start your journey back to the launch point.

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Gold Coast: Snorkelling in Wave Break Island

3. Gold Coast: Snorkelling in Wave Break Island

Spend time with the fishes on this snorkeling adventure. Wave Break has one of the highest amounts of fish in Australia and is a fantastic site for snorkeling. There are over 50 different species of fish with depths ranging from  0–15 meters. Many of the fish school in their hundreds and are very people friendly. This site is ideal for both the beginner and the advanced due to the location there is minimum swell. All snorkellers can be assisted with a guide on the basics of snorkeling and the areas that are best for photography and fish feeding. Snap some cool photos of the fishes underwater and hand-feed the fish. Take a break from snorkeling and pend some time exploring what Wave Break has to offer, including a beautiful stretch of the beach secluded from other boating activities. Or float on a boogie board with view holes to watch the sea life pass you by.  Get dropped off at your hotel with your photos and unforgettable memories. eturn hotel transfers from Main Beah and Surfers Paradise.

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Gold Coast: Movie World, Sea World, Wet'n'Wild 14-Day Pass

4. Gold Coast: Movie World, Sea World, Wet'n'Wild 14-Day Pass

Get unlimited entry to 4 of Australia's premier theme parks on the Gold Coast with a 14-day entry pass to Sea World, Warner Brothers Movie World, Wet'n'Wild and Paradise Country. Ride the rollercoasters and thrill rides inspired by iconic characters such as Batman, Superman and Scooby-Doo at Warner Brothers Movie World. Fall in love with marine life, including dolphins and penguins at Sea World. Get your thrills on the slippery slides of the Wet'n'Wild water park. Meet the adorable cows, horses, sheep, chickens, ducks and pigs of Paradise Country. Visit the parks as often as you like during a 14-day period.

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Gold Coast: Jet Boat Ride and Short Helicoper Flight

5. Gold Coast: Jet Boat Ride and Short Helicoper Flight

Experience a quick repertoire of jet boat spins and slides through the southern Gold Coast Broadwater around Wavebreak Island. Delight in a jet blast for 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) in just 30 minutes. Depart directly into the Broadwater at Main Beach, and waste no time in the 6-knot zone. Then, enjoy a scenic 5-minute helicopter journey taking in the iconic Sea World, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace, South Stradbroke Island, and the picturesque Surfers Paradise skyline.

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Gold Coast: 30-Minute Jet Boat Blast Ride

6. Gold Coast: 30-Minute Jet Boat Blast Ride

Hop on and hold on as you cruise across Southern Broadwater aboard a speedy jet boat that offers unforgettable fun for the whole family.   Depart from the Adventure Terminal at Main Beach and set off to experience fast and thrilling jet boat spins and slides through the Southern Broadwater and around Wavebreak Island.  Listen to onboard commentary by a knowledgeable skipper, showcasing the stunning waterways of the Gold Coast as you cruise on the unique, safe, and spacious 22- seater twin-engine jet boat.

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Gold Coast: 55-Minute Jet Boat Ride & 30-Minute Jet Ski Tour

7. Gold Coast: 55-Minute Jet Boat Ride & 30-Minute Jet Ski Tour

Enjoy an exciting 55-minute jet boat ride featuring 360 spins and beach buzzing on this jet boat and jet ski ride on the Gold Coast. Look around for pods of wild dolphins. Blast your way across the Broadwater afterwards on your own 1500cc SeaDoo jet ski. Enjoy the magical scenery and endless horizon.

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Gold Coast Theme Parks: Shared Hotel Transfers

8. Gold Coast Theme Parks: Shared Hotel Transfers

Get your thrills at the Gold Coast theme parks without the hassle of having to drive there and find somewhere to park. Save money with a round-trip shared transfer, and then enjoy the rides of some of the tallest rollercoasters in Australia, marvel as movie magic comes to life and get up-close-and-personal with sea life. The reliable service is available from Gold Coast accommodations from Tweed Heads to Labrador and serves the theme parks of Sea World, Harbour Town, Dreamworld, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, the Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast water park and Warner Bros. Movie World.

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Gold Coast: 3-Day PADI Open Water Course

9. Gold Coast: 3-Day PADI Open Water Course

Take a 3-Day PADI Open Water Course which will provide you with the knowledge and skills you’ll need to safely explore the underwater world. With your expert instructor, enjoy learning scuba diving in a safe environment. On the first day, take part in some academic training where you will learn the basic principles of safe and enjoyable diving. Then across the following 2 days, learn the basic skills of diving with some confined water training and subsequent dives in the open water where you will demonstrate your new skills in a typical underwater environment. Upon successful completion of this course, be awarded the PADI Open Water Certification card enabling you to scuba dive anywhere throughout the world to a depth of a maximum of 18 metres. The certificate also entitles you to hire equipment from dive stores and is valid for life.

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Gold Coast: Jetboat Ride and Indoor Skydiving Combo Activity

10. Gold Coast: Jetboat Ride and Indoor Skydiving Combo Activity

Experience the Gold Coast like never before with 2 thrilling activities. Start with a jetboat ride along the Broadwater coast. Access exclusive areas in Broadwater and Marine Park and see Sovereign Island's waterfront mansions from a new perspective. Spin, slide, and drift your way along the coast on a 55-minute wild ride and see dolphins in their natural habitat. Afterward, enjoy 2 introductory skydive flights and get a taste of what it feels like to free fall through the air without actually jumping out of a plane.

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What people are saying about Main Beach, Gold Coast

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 82 reviews

Our tour guide Glen was very friendly! The views were amazing both in the kayak and the water! Although the water wasn’t that clear it cannot be helped! You can’t do all of gods works! Fantastic experience & I would recommend again. The kayak ain’t wasn’t as hard as I thought either. Thankful for your team and your services! Thanks again!

Value for money. The theme parks were all family friendly and the prices did not blow your pockets. Myself, partner and our children absolutely loved it.

Fast pickup, and drop off, friendly drivers always able to answer any questions!

Amazing guide and tour. Really enjoy kayaking with you, would do it again!

Water was very cold but everything else was very good.