The Best of Aria’s Gold Coast Activities

Discover the Gold Coast’s essential adventures, accessible to all guests at Aria. Explore the activities below and secure your spot today. Don’t delay your excitement – reserve your experiences now!

Aqua Duck

Embark on a unique adventure with the Aquaduck tour in Surfers Paradise, a favorite among Gold Coast explorers. Experience the thrill of land and sea exploration without ever leaving your seat. Your journey starts in the heart of Surfers Paradise, offering stunning views of the iconic golden beaches as you glide along the shoreline.

Enjoy lively, engaging commentary highlighting the best of the Gold Coast from multiple perspectives. The Aquaduck is a quintessential Surfers Paradise experience – and kids even have the chance to steer and receive their complimentary Captain Aquaduck license certificate. Ideal for families seeking a relaxed way to witness the Gold Coast’s main attractions, get quacking and book an Aquaduck tour online HERE.

Gold Coast Hot Air Ballooning

Immerse yourself in the enchantment of a Classic Gold Coast Hinterland Hot Air Balloon flight, a romantic journey over the Scenic Rim. Your adventure begins with an early morning hotel pickup, transporting you to the launch site in the tranquil pre-dawn hours. Witness the captivating scene of hot air balloons coming to life against the dawn sky. As you ascend, be mesmerized by the panoramic views of undulating hills and open fields, illuminated by the breathtaking sunrise and awakening wildlife. Gaze upon the stunning contrast between the lush hinterland and the Gold Coast’s impressive skyline, dotted with towering structures. This exclusive hot air ballooning experience offers the best of both natural beauty and urban elegance. For more information and to make a reservation, visit our website here.

Currumbin Treetop Adventure Park

Experience an adventure in the treetops that is great fun for the whole family with a ticket to the Currumbin Treetop Challenge featuring a range of zip lines and more. Ideal for testing your balance and agility while giving some great natural immersion amongst the trees, there’s a huge range of individual challenges to take part in here. Fun for the whole family. For info and bookings visit here.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Get Up Close with Wildlife at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary: For an unforgettable animal encounter, head to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. This renowned sanctuary offers an opportunity to cuddle koalas, feed kangaroos, and watch mesmerizing wildlife shows. Take a leisurely train ride through the park, immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of nature. Don’t miss the chance to witness the breathtaking Flight Bird Show, where colorful parrots and majestic birds of prey soar through the sky. Explore the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary tours and activities here and book online today!


Purchase a single day entry ticket to Dreamworld on the Gold Coast. With 1 Day Dreamworld Tickets, you’ll be able to experience all the Dreamworld rides, as well as the many “worlds” that make the theme park such an entertaining place for all ages – from kids to teens, to adults, it’s the Gold Coast’s favourite theme park for a reason. Book your memorable day out here.

Whale Watching

The Gold Coast whale watching season runs from early June to November and whale watching cruises will depart daily from the Sea Wo

See these incredibly impressive – yet truly gentle – ocean giants between the months of June and November as they frolic and play in the warm seas just off the shore of one of Australia’s most popular tourist cities.

On this whale watching tour, you’ll join one of the state’s most experienced and knowledgeable whale watching companies for a cruise past the houses of the rich and famous before coming up close with the whales themselves. Whale Watching Cruises are 3.5 hours in duration and depart at 9am and 2pm.


  • 3.5hr Whale Watching Cruise
  • Scenic waterways canal cruise

Don’t miss out on the 2023 whale watching season – book your whale watching cruise online here.

Q1 SkyPoint Climb

The Skypoint Twilight climb sets you on a journey to the summit of the Q1 to marvel at the amazing view as the sun sets over the Gold Coast. This unique Gold Coast attraction involves a climb atop the world’s largest residential building – the Q1 – will allow participants to walk above the glass crown which frames the top of this architectural marvel and experience the SkyPoint Climb! The journey will reach a height of 270 metres above sea level as climbers enjoy the security of an internal handrail that guides climbers up to the massive spire, while the more daring may walk along the edge of the building and experience the thrill of a 270m sheer drop.

For the chance to experience this visually incredible region like never before, buy a ticket here.

When you choose Aria Apartments Broadbeach for your Gold Coast getaway, you not only gain access to luxurious accommodations but also unlock a world of unforgettable experiences. With an impressive selection of tours and activities, your vacation is guaranteed to be filled with excitement and cherished memories. Whether you’re seeking breathtaking hot air ballooning rides or heartwarming encounters with wildlife, Aria Apartments Broadbeach has something to fulfill everyone’s desires.

Start planning your extraordinary adventure by booking your tours and activities online today through Aria Apartments Broadbeach’s website here. Get ready to create lifelong memories on your Gold Coast vacation!