GOLD COAST THEME PARKS
Theme Parks Gold Coast
northern gateway to Australia's Gold Coast is the historic township
of Beenleigh where visitors can catch a glimpse
of the region's colourful past. Beenleigh nestles beside the Albert
River and is renowned for its fine rum, lush cane fields and beautiful
parks and gardens.
Once the focal point of the township's thriving economy, rum has been produced from local sugar cane since 1884 and remains a powerful drawcard for visitors eager to sample the velvety smooth brew.
The northern region is also home to four of Australia's award-winning theme parks. Dreamworld offers the ultimate in fantasy and thrills, action rides and spectacular live shows can be found in this fabulous theme park.
a day of movie magic, meet the Looney Tunes characters at Warner
Bros Movie World, join Batman, Robin, The Riddler and Two Face.
When it's time to cool off Wet'n'Wild Water Park invites you to scale the heights of White Water Mountain and descend through the depths of Dark Terror Canyon. If you simply want to soak up the atmosphere of balmy nights, try the park's Dive-In movies.
Visit Sea World and make contact with marine life wonders and experience a whole world of amazing rides, shows and attractions. More than just a theme park, Sea World is committed to educating guests about the marine environment, and playing an active role in marine research and rescue.
Three of the area's finest golf courses are found at Hope Island and Sanctuary Cove, each with adjoining resort facilities. At Sanctuary Cove, enjoy lively street entertainment or wander round the Marine Village brimming with boutiques, cafes, restaurants and galleries.
The Gold Coast's northern business centres include Southport and Harbour Town, offering professional offices, essential services, department stores, cinemas, restaurants and a host of retail outlets.
The breathtaking Southport Broadwater is home to houseboats, jetskis, luxury cruise boats, fishing trawlers and yachts which ply the channels of this amazing calm water seascape.