stormy Gold Coast dayAustralia’s Gold Coast is well known for its sunny beaches and for the great holiday destination that it is. But what do you do if you happen to visit the Gold Coast only to find that it is pouring? Well, there’s good news for you! You need not worry about poor weather hampering your holiday as the Gold Coast still offers many things to do, even on the stormiest of days!


Drive to Tambourine Mountain

Tambourine Mountain offers some lush views with thriving foliage, which makes for an excellent drive in the rain. You can spot glow worms in the area, treat yourself to some fudge or take up a cooking class while you’re there.

Indulge in some fun indoor activities

The Gold Coast is full of some really great indoor activities for you to enjoy on a rainy day. You can go jump around on trampolines at the Air Factory or Bounce Inc., you can go indoor rock climbing at Paramount Adventure or Game Over, you can go bowling at the Surfers Paradise Ten Pin or Strike Bowling, or you can head to Timezone for classic indoor games.

Get a massage

The Gold Coast is renowned for its spas and saunas and if you find that it’s raining outside, probably the most relaxing activity you can partake in is to get a massage.

Eat (of course!)

Of course, one of the best things to do when it rains is to stay indoors and eat and the Gold Coast has plentiful of options for you. With restaurants and bars around every corner, you literally have hundreds of options to consider in the area.

Even if it rains when you’re visiting the Gold Coast, you needn’t worry. There are plenty of places you can go to and you will definitely still have fun on your holiday even if it pours. More so, many of the suggestions above are within walking distance from the Gold Coast accommodation we have to offer at, so pack an umbrellas just in case and you’ll have an enjoyable stay regardless!

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