7 Epic school holiday activities in Surfers Paradise

Week two of school holidays is here! Though the sun might not be reliably shining, Paradise Centre in the heart of Surfers Paradise has plenty to keep the kiddies busy.

Here’s seven reasons to check out Paradise Centre these school holidays!


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Strike at Zone Bowling

Head into Zone Bowling for some interactive bowling fun! Hit a spare or show off with a strike at these interactive bowling lanes. Even your gutter ball will look spectacular with flames!

Zone Bowling at Paradise Centre Surfers Paradise

Arcade epic-ness at Timezone

Paradise Centre is home to the world’s largest Timezone. With dodgem cars, hundreds of arcade games and a gift shop stacked to the roof with epic prizes, you can seriously spend hours upon hours challenging your siblings and mates.

Timezone at Paradise Centre Surfers Paradise

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Try your luck at axe throwing

Yep, you read that right – the all-new MANIAX Axe Throwing is at Paradise Centre. Chuck an axe Game-of-Thrones style. Try your luck at hitting the target and when you’re done, pull up a window seat to enjoy some delicious bites and brews with beach views.

Axe Throwing at Paradise Centre Surfers Paradise

Join the Fiesta!

It’s fiesta time these school holidays at Paradise Centre! Bring the whole family and enjoy a leisurely lunch or vibrant dinner at one of the new beachfront dining restaurants including tantalising flavours at Nahm Talay Thai, authentic Italian at Enzo’s Cucina, all day dining at La Playa, Hero Sushi sushi train or sombreros all round at El Camino Cantina.

We all scream for ice cream!

Holidays aren’t holidays without ice cream. Explore more than 40 incredible flavours at the Gold Coast’s only Gelato Messina, follow your nose to the freshly made waffle cones and bowls at Royal Copenhagen or load up your sundae with all the toppings at Ben & Jerry’s.

Delicious Ice Cream at Paradise Centre Surfers Paradise

Walk with dinosaurs at Surfers Paradise

Using state-of-the-art virtual reality, you can walk with dinosaurs and swim in the sea at Holoverse Dinosaur World & Aquarium. Book a room and experience another world in 3D!

Child Walking with Dinosaurs at Holoverse

Free roving entertainment

If that’s not enough, be sure to look out for free roving entertainment at Paradise Centre, Surfers Paradise from 11am-3pm every day until 2 October.


Find out more at Paradisecentre.net.au

Find Paradise Centre at 2 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise.

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By Angela Sutherland
After spending many years hustling stories on busy editorial desks around the world, Angela is now mum of two little ones and owner/editor at Kids on the Coast / Kids in the City. She is an atrocious cook and loves cutting shapes to 90s dance music. Angela is the editor of Kids on the Coast - a free family magazine whats on guide for Kids: things to do, school holiday fun and free activities for kids... Fun attractions, family food & travel, kids health & wellbeing, kids parties venues, parenting, pregnancy & babies, guide for parents. Servicing Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and beyond, Kids on the Coast is an online guide for parents with kids things to do with kids, schools and education and lifestyle news located on Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast & Brisbane, QLD.

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