Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, QLD © Tourism Australia

Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland © Tourism Australia

9 days of family fun on the Gold Coast

9 days of family fun on the Gold Coast

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Currumbin, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Currumbin, Queensland  © Tourism and Events Queensland

Springbrook National Park, QLD © Matt Raimondo

Springbrook National Park, Queensland © Matt Raimondo

Tallebudgera Creek, Gold Coast, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Tallebudgera Creek, Gold Coast, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

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Dinner time

Grab dinner at the fun and funky Miami Marketta, where everyone can choose their own food adventure while you enjoy the live music and Gin Parlour, stocking 99 bottles. 

Mountainview Alpaca Farm, Canungra, QLD © Mountainview Alpaca Farm

Mountainview Alpaca Farm, Canungra, Queensland © Mountainview Alpaca Farm

Travel tip

Fit families might want to tackle the three-day Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk, a 54-kilometre (33-mile) series of tracks passing through Binna Burra and ending in Springbrook National Park.

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Paradise Country, Oxenford, QLD © Essence Images J.Chia

Paradise Country, Oxenford, Queensland © Essence Images J.Chia 

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