Live like a local in the GC
Here at BIG4 Gold Coast the team has banded together to give you the inside scoop on some of the places we hang out at. Have a look below for our insider tips and knowledge. Any questions please ask as we are here to help.
We sell tickets to all the Gold Coast Theme Parks and we can best advise you on which packages to buy. Just ask at reception.
Movie World: Just across the Road: New DC Hyper coaster is open for business. This is the fastest and longest hypercoaster in the Southern hemisphere AND you can see the green glow from the Joker who sits atop the coast at night from our park. (we are just across the road)
Topgolf: Just across the Road: Near Movie World With 90 climate-controlled bays, delicious food and drinks, great music and a game that’s fun for everyone, Topgolf is the Gold Coast’s most exciting new entertainment venue and it's awesome. You dont even need to have played golf before...so much fun
Dream World: A 10 minute drive: The Tiger Show is great for the littler kids
Wet n Wild: A 5 minute drive: Awesome fun for bigger kids
Outback Spectacular: You can walk there: Great Dinner but book in early to get your preferred date
Game Over: Next door to our park and great for rainy or extra hot days
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary: You can get up close and personal with Australian Flora and Fauna. It is about 25 minute’s drive south of the park depending on traffic
Gold Coast Wake Park: 10 minutes’ drive, and anyone can participate so long as they are competent swimmers
Night Quarter: Groovy hip and happening and not far from the park. Great food and great entertainment every Friday and Sturday nights
Whale Watching: The Gold Coast enjoys Australia’s longest whale watching season and the advantage of having to travel just 10 minutes out to sea to visit these giants in their natural habitat. From June until November each year the waters along the Gold Coast become known as 'The Humpback Highway' with around 25,000 sightings.
Currumbin Rock Pools: A favourite to spend some quiet time after visiting Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary:
Paradise Country: This is a fair dinkum Aussies experience. Great for international visitors
Wyndham Cruise: On a calm day this is the perfect to sit back, chill, sip on something cold and take in everything that the GC has to offer
Rain Forest Walk: Awesome Tree Climb and Tree Sky walk
Glow Worm Caves: You can visit here by yourself and explore or you can take a tour
Granny Mac’s Fudge Shop at Tambourine Mountain: Fudge is Nice and smooth, and staff are warm and welcoming. Best buys organic lattes and if you are looking for a Turmeric Latte then here is the place. PLUS Rachel’s mum works there
George Dragon Seafood Restaurant: Great for special occasions and seafood lovers. Prices are reasonable. It also has casual dinning
Jet ski Safari: Great way to see the Gold Coast Waterways. Head to South Stradbroke Island and pop in for a drink, breakfast, or lunch at Tipplers Café.
Sunset Bar Marina Mirage: Fantastic Location, great food, very well priced and friendly staff
Board Walk Tavern Hope Island: About 10 minutes’ drive from the park, generous portions, reasonable price, overlooking the marina, lovely sunsets, live music Friday/Saturday nights
Fresh Prawns: Straight from the trawler at Sanctuary Cove. Delicious and very big prawns and great prices $25-$30
Hope Island Harbour: Day trips to Couran Cover approx. 40 mins by ferry
Helensvale Community Gold Club: takes only 10 minutes’ drive and its good for both experience and new golfers bunkers and 18 holes. You may see Kenzo on the green.
Call: 1300 789 189