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Top 3 Free Family Activities On The Gold Coast

As you will have heard, the Gold Coast is Australia’s top holiday destination for families with school age children. Travel here has a reputation for being expensive, but it needn’t be, with so many totally free activities for the kids on offer. Here’s just a small selection close to our holiday rentals Gold Coast.

Explore The Gold Coast Oceanway By Bike

This is a fairly extensive network of pathways with stretch along the beaches of the coast, highly popular with walkers and cyclists. If you’ve got the energy and you’ve brought your bikes, you can enjoy a fantastic day of free exercise in the fresh ocean air by cycling all the way from Point Danger Lighthouse to the Gold Coast Seaway. There are magnificent coastal views to be enjoyed along the way so get out and explore during your stay at our Surfers Paradise holiday rentals. Don’t forget your swimmers!

Browse The Local Markets

If you love rare and unique bargains, you’ll love the fantastic choice of markets on the Gold Coast. From designer fashion to handmade gifts and the best quality local produce, you’ll find it all here ready to be discovered. The farmers markets close to our holiday rentals Gold Coast are particularly good for finding delicious gourmet goods for adding some style to your coastal picnics so don’t forget to check them out during your stay.

Watch Humpback Whales From The Headlands

Enjoy a spectacular free show, courtesy of Mother Nature. Between May and October, thousands of humpback whales migrate to the waters around our Gold Coast holiday rentals to breed. There are plenty of luxurious cruises offering you a chance to get up close to the marine giants, but you don’t really need to spend a cent to get a good glimpse. Just pay a visit to one of the many elevated headlands along the coast – Point Danger, Greenmount, Kirra Hill and Burleigh Heads National Park are all great places to try.

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