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Gold Coast Parasailing - Solo, Tandem, Triple
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Gold Coast Parasailing - Solo, Tandem, Triple

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• Enjoy the thrills of parasailing for you and a friend or partner in this experience  • Great gift idea or idea for a fun & memorable experience  • Soar in the sky 400ft high above the Gold Coasts broad water taking enjoying all the breath taking views of the beautiful Gold Coast and surrounds  • You will receive a short safety training session with your instructor before being harnessed to take the skies  • You will be harnessed up in the latest safety equipment and winched up high above their purpose built Parasailing boat for around 8 minutes fly time, but allow approximately 45 minutes for the experience with briefing, harnessing and flight time
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  • 1 hour
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$60.13
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Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride from Main Beach
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Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride from Main Beach

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Zip through the scenic Gold Coast Broadwater on a high-octane jet boat ride that combines speed-driven fun with sightseeing. Hang on as your boat performs 360-degree spins, power slides and other tricks, then slow down to see Southport Yacht Club, Palazzo Versace Hotel and Marina Mirage. You'll also buzz past Seaworld, the mansions of Sovereign Island and Moreton Bay Marine Park, venturing further than other similar tours. Dolphins and other marine life often seen in these waterways — keep your eyes peeled!
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.37
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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour
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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

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Start your day off right with a half-day kayak tour to South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a great vantage point on the beaches and wildlife of the Gold Coast as you paddle at a leisurely pace, stopping to snorkel off Wavebreak Island, visit secluded beaches, and enjoy a picnic breakfast on the beach. Your expert guide shares informative commentary about the region's ecology and animals, and provides full instruction on kayaking and snorkeling — making this tour suitable for both experienced paddlers and first-timers.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.89
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Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour
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Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour

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Experience the Gold Coast’s beautiful Surfers Paradise on a tour aboard an amphibious Aquaduck. Bring the kids and hop aboard this unusual dual-purpose vessel for a jaunt along the area’s picturesque beaches and past local landmarks like Palazzo Versace and Marina Mirage. Then, enjoy a thrilling river cruise past the glitz of millionaire’s row as the Aquaduck transforms from a bus into a boat.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.57
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$31.57
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Whale Watching by Sea World Cruises
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Whale Watching by Sea World Cruises

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Witness Humpback Whales on the Gold Coast. Cruise departs from Sea World in Main Beach and continues past South Stradbroke Island. Only 20 minutes to the nearby water of the Australian Whale Sanctuary. The Spirit of Migaloo II is Australia’s newest and most advanced whale watching vessel operating in the Gold Coast. With marine naturalists onboard, passengers can enjoy a front row seat to all the action from six external viewing platforms and tiered stadium seating from sea level to the sun deck. The spacious decks all around the vessel and smaller passenger numbers ensure that the experience is a personal one with the freedom to move around and enjoy uninterrupted views of the Humpback Whales wherever you are on the boat. Whale Watching Season is late May to early November.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$66.90
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30min Jet Ski Tour in Surfers Paradise

30min Jet Ski Tour in Surfers Paradise

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This quick, safe Jet Ski rental is ideal for travelers who are new to watersports and want to explore parts of the Broadwater. Listen to a safety briefing, don your lifejacket, and spend about half an hour riding around a .6-mile-long circuit (1 kilometer) located inside the Seaworld Resort. Afterward, you’re free to use the resort facilities, including a swimming pool and waterslides.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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$71.41
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2.5hr Gold Coast Kayaking & snorkelling tour

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2.5hr Gold Coast Kayaking & snorkelling tour

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Short on time? Sample the natural beauty of the Gold Coast on this outdoor tour. Hop on a sea kayak and paddle your way over to Wave Break Island to swim and snorkel amid tropical fish and colorful coral. Spot dolphins, stingrays, and sea turtles along the coast, and enjoy a snack before heading back to shore.
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  • 3 hours
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Jetski & Parasail Package for 2 in Surfers Paradise

Jetski & Parasail Package for 2 in Surfers Paradise

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Parasail : Over 25years experience by our Parasail Skipper ( driver of the boat ) You get to relax during the Parasail while our guys do all the work but then you are the ones driving your own Jetski. 30min Jetski : The only Jetski company departing from the heart of Surfers Paradise. Our 30min River Run will take you through the broadwater both at sight seeing and full throttle speeds
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$172.88
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Wave Break Island Scuba Diving on the Gold Coast

Wave Break Island Scuba Diving on the Gold Coast

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The exotic marine life of Wave Break Island offers a spectacular backdrop for a scuba diving adventure, and this half-day scuba diving tour is open to all levels. Choose a beginner-friendly dive, accompanied by a PADI instructor, or a solo dive for certified divers only, and marvel at the underwater world of the Gold Coast.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.45
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2-Hour Beginners Surf Lesson at Main Beach
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2-Hour Beginners Surf Lesson at Main Beach

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During your visit to the Gold Coast, learn the basics of surfing with a 2-hour beginning surfing lesson at Main Beach. With gentle waves it is an ideal place to learn to surf, and your lesson includes use of all necessary equipment. Your guide ensures a safe and fun introduction to surfing, and provides hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.43
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Jet-Boat Ride and Helicopter Flight from the Gold Coast
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Jet-Boat Ride and Helicopter Flight from the Gold Coast

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Zip through the Gold Coast’s sparkling waters and sunny skies with a package that offers an action-packed jet boat ride and a scenic helicopter tour.  See landmarks including Palazzo Versace Hotel, Marina Mirage, SeaWorld, Runaway Bay, Paradise Point, Sovereign Islands and Moreton Bay Marine Park. Your jet boat captain takes the vessel on a 55-minute ride with high-speed tricks that spin the boat around in thrilling circles and turns. The 5-minute helicopter tour provides an aerial perspective on the region’s landmarks and beautiful beaches.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.50
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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary General Entry Ticket

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary General Entry Ticket

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Enjoy a close encounter with Australia's native animals at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, located on the Gold Coast. Your ticket includes admission to the park plus daily keeper presentations and animal shows. Admire critters such as the kangaroo, Tasmanian devil, koala, wombat, echidna and reptiles that live in natural-style bush and rainforest habitats. Walk through the stunning 5-acre forest of the Lost Valley and see unique flora and wildlife such as lemurs, red pandas, capybaras and other exotic reptiles.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
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Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive
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Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive

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Feel a rush of adrenaline as you soar through the air on this tandem sky dive over Byron Bay.  Enjoy the thrill of a 60-second free fall from a height of more than 15,000 feet (4,572 meters), then look down over the spectacular beaches and bay during the five-minute parachute descent. Once you’re safely back on solid ground, celebrate your achievement with a personalized photo certificate to show off to friends and family back home.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Gold Coast Boat Hire Self-Drive with No License Required

Gold Coast Boat Hire Self-Drive with No License Required

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Be a boat captain for a day with a leisurely cruise through the Gold Coast’s scenic canals. Even without experience or a boating license, you can pilot a canopy-covered vessel with room for up to 10 friends or family members and plenty of amenities. You decide where to go and when to stop, enjoying unparalleled views from the water of Gold Coast luxury homes, beaches, and marine life.
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  • 1 to 4 hours
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Wave Break Island Snorkel Tour on the Gold Coast

Wave Break Island Snorkel Tour on the Gold Coast

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Wave Break Island is one of the best places for snorkeling on the Gold Coast, home to over 50 different fish species. Marvel at the island’s underwater wonders on this 4-hour snorkeling tour and dive in to swim and snorkel amid schools of exotic fish. Hotel pick-up and round-trip transfers are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Gold Coast Half-Day Fishing Charter

Gold Coast Half-Day Fishing Charter

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Enjoy deep sea fishing on a 5-hour charter tour from the Gold Coast. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure for this fishing tour with professional fishing guides who assist you to find and land your catch. A wide variety of pelagic and bottom-dwelling fish can be found in the waters off the Gold Coast. Includes the use of fishing equipment and a safe ride on a fully equipped boat.
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  • 5 hours
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Tropical Fruit World Farm Full Tour

Tropical Fruit World Farm Full Tour

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Overlooking the Tweed Valley, yet only 20 minutes from the Gold Coast airport, our award-winning farm delivers a unique experience of lovers of fun, food, nature, health and well-being. Join us on a fully guided tour of our 200 acre plantation. You will find a commercial fruit farm which operates in harmony with the countryside, inspiring guests with our window into farming life and our love for the natural environment. Admission tickets include a fully guided Plantation Safari, Fruit Tasting Show, Wildlife Boat Cruise, Fauna Park and an Introduction into Australian Bush Tucker. Enjoy unique shopping and sampling of our exclusive products made with our own farm fruit in our Gift Market. Delicious breakfast, lunch, ice creams, juices and much more are served daily in our incredible Plantation Café. Located just 20 minutes from the beaches and border. It is essential to book tickets on our website before visiting! Open daily from 10 am NSW time.
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  • 1 hour 20 minutes
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Gold Coast Try-Scuba Experience at Wave Break Island

Gold Coast Try-Scuba Experience at Wave Break Island

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Go scuba diving off Wave Break Island on this tour from Queensland's Gold Coast. You'll have the chance to spot some of the island's 450 species of fish and other marine life. Beginner divers are welcome.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Gold Coast Segway Safari Adventure: 60-minutes
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Gold Coast Segway Safari Adventure: 60-minutes

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Discover the Federation Walk Coastal Reserve in Main Beach on a Gold Coast Segway tour. You'll cruise through an undeveloped area of sand dunes—one of the last remaining in the area—and admire the bush scenery. Enjoy the chance to take your Segway off-road onto gravel and sandy terrain, and ride along an ocean path.
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  • 1 hour
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Glow Worm Evening Eco-Adventure from the Gold Coast

Glow Worm Evening Eco-Adventure from the Gold Coast

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Head into the Gold Coast hinterland for an evening of luminescent glow worms, a torch-lit rain forest walk, and stargazing in the clear night sky. Deep inside the World Heritage-listed Gondwana Rainforest, marvel at the natural phenomenon of thousands of tiny glow worms lighting up an ancient cave before trekking among the nocturnal creatures of Queensland on a guided night safari. Cap off the evening with stargazing at the Springbrook Research Observatory and a steaming cup of coffee or hot chocolate.
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  • 5 hours
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Gold Coast Jetboat and Parasail Combo - For 2 people
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Gold Coast Jetboat and Parasail Combo - For 2 people

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Take a spin on Australia’s ultimate jet boating experience. The Premium Broadwater Adventure is 55 minutes & 35 kilometres of jetboating fun departing directly into the Broadwater at Main Beach, beside Sea World. Then get set to soar through the air as you parasail above the Broadwater, taking in the magnificent 360 degree views. This combo package is for 2 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Aquaduck Secrets, Scandals and Sunset Tour
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Aquaduck Secrets, Scandals and Sunset Tour

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Finally a tour that tells the stories behind the glitz and glamour of the Gold Coast! Secrets, Scandals and Sunsets is a fun look at the tales of the millionaire high flyers, fraudsters, celebrities and their lives on the Gold Coast complete with beer, bubbles and snacks. The one and a half hour tour is a fantastic way to celebrate summer, kicking off at 5pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays This tour is ideal for a pre dinner drink and some fun with your partner or a group of friends. From 15 years and above This is Aquaduck as you have never seen it before. Tickets include alcoholic or soft drinks and snacks. Please note you are unable to book on this site within 48hrs of travel. Please contact us if you wish to book within this timeframe.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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The Best of Tamborine Mountain from the Gold Coast

The Best of Tamborine Mountain from the Gold Coast

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Exploring the Gold Coast hinterland can be tricky for those unfamiliar with the area. See places you'd never find on your own on this guided tour to Tamborine Mountain. Embark on a rainforest walk to Curtis Falls, travel through Eucalyptus Forest, and explore the Tamborine Mountain Forest Skywalk, a network of forest floor trails, steel bridges through the highest points of the upper canopy, and a 131-foot (40-meter) cantilevered bridge that soars 98 feet (30 meters) above the creek and rainforest below.
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  • 8 hours
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1hr Jet Ski Safari

1hr Jet Ski Safari

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Take off from Main Beach on a Jet Ski tour to enjoy the natural beauty of the Gold Coast in an exciting way. You'll cruise up to South Stradbroke Island, traveling about 9 miles (15 km) past beaches, sandbars, and mangroves.
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  • 2 hours
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