Looking for all weather activities for the Gold Coast?
Even when it is raining in paradise there is still plenty to do. Don't let a bit of bad weather put you off or dampen your holiday spirits. Go on get out there and try something different!
This is one of those ideas pages. The rest is up to you!
I've highlighted the attractions around the Gold Coast that are suitable in most weather conditions.
I have a separate page for all weather activities in Surfers Paradise as there are many indoor attractions either in or close to Surfers.
Another great source of things to do when it is raining is the rainy day activities guide which will point you in the direction of other things to do on wet days.
Consider this somewhere to start if you are looking for some all weather attractions. I am sure you can find more, but this should give you the idea of what to do if you don't want to get rained on, or if you are looking for a bit of respite from the heat and humidity!
Coolangatta-Tweed Tenpin 10 pin bowling at Coolangatta
Iceland Ice Skating at Strathaird Road, Bundall
Intencity indoor video games parlour at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Broadbeach
Petrol Head or Motor Sport Activities
Most of these activities are only for the BIG boys! There are age restrictions on these activities and weather may have some affect on the outdoor versions. What better than brushing up on your wet weather driving skills!
Buggy Mania at Pimpama (only if you are game)
Dick Johnson Racing Complex at Stapylton
Holden Performance Driving Centre at Ormeau
Race Nutz race car simulators at Mermaid Beach
The WRX Experience at Pimpama (only if you are game!)
Entertainment for Big Kids
Definitely activities for us big kids! By that I mean adults. Age restrictions on some of these activities.
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Club Banora at Banora Point
Comedy Room at The Gold Coast Arts Centre at Bundall
Gold Coast Arts Centre Cinema at Bundall
Local RSLs and SLSC's service clubs and surf life saving clubs are great venues and often have entertainment.
Seagulls Club at Tweed Heads
Sharks Football Club has a great kids indoor play area at Southport
Twin Towns Club often attracts world class acts and entertainment at Coolangatta
Don't forget your designated driver, try a wine tasting tour or hire a limo to take you around.
Albert River Winery
Canungra Valley Vineyard at Canungra
Heritage Wines on Mt Tamborine
Mount Nathan Winery at Mt Nathan
Mount Tamborine Winery on Mt Tamborine
Mudbrick Winery and Restaurant on Mt Tamborine
Thumm Estate Wines on Mt Tamborine
Sirromet Wines at Mount Cotton
Museums, Art and Crafts
Ashleigh Manley Studio Gallery at Hope Island
Beaudesert Historical Musuem pioneer museum at Beaudesert
Carlton Brewery Tour at Yatala
Dutch Clog Workshop on Tamborine Mountain
Gallery Walk at Eagle Heights
Gold Coast Arts Centre Cinema and Art Gallery at Bundall
Melaleuca Station at Tweed Heads
Opal Shed Mining Company Retail Showroom at Oxenford
Tamborine Mountain Heritage Centre at Mt Tamborine
Tamborine Mountain Distillery at Mt Tamborine
Tokonoma Fine Art Gallery and Green Tea House at Mudgeeraba
Tweed River Regional Art Gallery at Murwillumbah
War Museum at Mudgeeraba
Witches Chase Cheese Factory at Mount Tamborine
Yatala Pie Factory at Yatala
You know pampering is definitely in the all weather activities category! Pampering is great at any time, especially when you are on holiday!
Enjoy some pampering at one of the many Day Spas and Resort Spas.
High Tea at Palazzo Versace, Sheraton Mirage or The Marriott
Drown Your Sorrows! Themed Restaurant or Bar
Bearded Dragon on Mount Tamborine
Champions Bar and Grill at Main Beach
Hard Rock Cafe at Surfers Paradise
Howl at the Moon at Surfers Paradise
Hogs Breath at Marina Mirage Main Beach
Irish Scrumpy's Bar and Grill at Main Beach
Mermaid Beach Tavern at- Mermaid Beach
Outback Jacks at Southport
Rusty Pelican at Surfers Paradise and Coolangatta
All Weather Activities On The Gold Coast Suggestions
Do you have any other suggestions for things to do when it is raining on the Gold Coast?
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