A Dose of Adrenaline in Australia
With its abundance of theme parks, amazing natural scenery and seafront location, you’ll find adventure activities at every turn on the Gold Coast, Australia.
Jet boating is a lot of fun, especially if you haven’t eaten a three course meal before boarding. You’ll skim across the ocean at speeds of up to 90kph and perform ridiculously reckless manoeuvres.
If you have a head for heights you’ll enjoy the Skypoint climb. Located atop the Q1 building – the tallest skyscraper in the Southern Hemisphere – you’ll be harnessed and given the opportunity to climb outside the tower right to the top.
The Gold Coast is full of amazing theme parks. Whether you’re riding the roller coasters at DreamWorld or plunging down water slides at Wet n’ Wild, you’ll have a great time.
The Gold Coast is one of the best places in Australia to do a skydive. You'll have a birdseye view of everything: the city, the beach, the sea and the hinterland. Just make sure you open your eyes. And shut your mouth.
They called an actual city Surfers Paradise. That's how seriously the Aussies take their beloved national sport. The waves are big enough to pose a challenge for beginners but not big enough to be life threatening.
If you have the courage and the money, consider taking a ride in a stunt plane over the Gold Coast. It will be sure to get the adrenaline pumping.