Top Experiences on the Gold Coast
It’s a bucket list destination for a reason – with white sandy beaches and vibrant city atmosphere, the place is always buzzing with excitement. From a classic surfing or SUP lesson, to a thrilling skydiving or racecar driving experience, the options on offer here are endless.
1. Surfing Lessons
So you like surfing and have maybe tried it once or twice, but you’re not quite rip curl-pro level? Not to worry, Surf in Paradise brings you the opportunity to learn how to identify rips, handle your board, select some good waves and stand on your board to take on the big kahuna.
This experience teaches basic surfing skills, if you have found the inner surfer in you, you can expand your skills and purchase more lesson packages – you’ll be rip curl pro ready in no time! So gnarly.
2. Horse Riding For Kids
Give your kids a unique outdoor experience with the wonderful team at Horse Riding Hub. Set amongst the trees at the beautiful Bonogin Valley Horse Retreat, the experienced team will have your kids feeling confident and excited about their horse riding adventure. This 1hr session teaches them all the basics of horse riding, from saddling their horse to cantering, all at their own pace.
3. SUP Lesson (Private)
This private lesson gives you the opportunity to get away from the crowded group lessons and be taught one on one by the experienced teachers at SUP in Paradise. The instructors will tailor your lesson to your level as you cruise along the water, soaking in the picturesque surroundings. The beauty of the clear Gold Coast waterways will distract you from the fact that you’re actually working your core muscles and burning a few calories!
4. Beginners photography classes
With a duration of 7.5 hours, you’ll have enough time to really absorb some new skills to apply to your next photographing endeavour. Learn the art of tweaking ISOs and using shutter speeds to your advantage, as well as selecting the appropriate lenses for a particular type of shot. The class is tailored to the brand of camera you have, whether it’s a Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Fuji, Sony… they speak your language and will help you make sense of it all!
5. Surfers lunch river cruise
Surfer Paradise River Cruises really know how combine two fantastic things – the sights of the Gold Coast and delicious food. Relax in either indoor or outdoor seating on one of their luxury cruises along the scenic Gold Coast waterways, while enjoying a cold buffet lunch. You also have the option to purchase drinks on board from their fully licensed bar at very reasonable prices.
These are just a handful of experiences on offer on the Gold Coast, to check out what other experiences are at your fingertips, jump onto MyGui and book your next adventure now!