The Best Gold Coast Theme Parks
If you have a need for speed and dream of dazzling heights, you’ll be in your element on the Gold Coast; the undisputed theme park capital of Australia.
From exhilarating rides to endless waterslides and close encounters with exotic animals, the world class theme parks have something to put a smile on everyone’s face. Here are 5 of the best to add to your schedule during your stay at Carmel by the Sea.
Dive beneath the surface to discover an underwater world of adventure at Sea World in Main Beach, just a short drive or bus ride from us. Catch the live dolphin show, get up close to polar bear cub Henry, burn off energy on the adventure playground with the kids or take a ride on brand new rollercoaster Storm. Those who dare can take a dip with the most feared predators of the deep in a diving close encounter with sharks, while everyone will fall in love with the playful seals at Seal Island. EXPLORE MORE!
Warner Bros. Movie World
Immerse yourself in a world of fantasy and fun at this family favourite. Situated on the Pacific Motorway, this expansive movie themed adventure park features a great mix of world class rides for thrill seekers and interactive Looney Tunes inspired attractions aimed at younger kids. Highlights include the dizzying drop (officially the steepest in the world) of the Green Lantern rollercoaster, the Hollywood Stunt Driver live show and the exhilarating Batwing Spaceshot. EXPLORE MORE!
Wet 'n' Wild
Dive into a splashtacular family day out. Wet 'n' Wild offers a world class line-up of pools and slides for the young and young at heart including the Wet 'n' Wild Junior Zone for the little adventurers, and the Extreme H2O Zone for the thrill seekers. EXPLORE MORE!
Perhaps Australia’s most loved theme park, Dreamworld is another must visit for rollercoaster fans, with the park being home to more than 50 rides, interactive attractions and shows designed to appeal to fun lovers of all ages. Test your nerve on the Tower of Terror 2, one of the fastest rides in the world. Experience the exhilaration of freefalling from 38 stories at the Giant Drop or take a ride on the Dreamworld railway with the kids. Dreamworld has dedicated precincts to The Wiggles and Legoland, and home to Tiger Island. EXPLORE MORE!
Sister attraction to Dreamworld, featuring ground breaking technoligy to deliver some serious splash. Chill in the Cave of Waves, test your nerves ont he Triple Vortex or relax in teh luxury Cabana's, with 12 thrill slides you'll be sure to have a blast. EXPLORE MORE!
Experience all the fun of the Gold Coast’s theme parks, when you book your stay at Carmel by the Sea!