Tours and Activities

RACV Royal Pines Resort is perfectly placed to give you the best of the Gold Coast. It’s just 12 minutes’ drive from the beaches and shopping of Surfers Paradise. And all the other attractions, from theme parks to the green hills of the hinterland, are within easy reach.

For those wanting to get out and discover the coast, the resort offers a shuttle service loop to Surfers Paradise Q1, The Star Casino & Pacific Fair Shopping Centre.

Things to do

Attraction action

There are many ways to enjoy the Gold Coast. Be enthralled at Dracula’s Cabaret, get lost in special effects of the maze at Infinity, choose to Believe It or Not at Ripley’s Odditorium, and fall in love with Australian wildlife at Currumbin Sanctuary.

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Sky-high view

There are two ways to enjoy Australia’s only beachside observation deck: from the inside, with 360-degree views of the Gold Coast beaches, skyline and hinterland from the 77th floor of Q1; and from the outside, on the breathtaking summit climb.

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Green behind the gold

For a break from the sand, sea, sun and sensations on the coast, head into the Gold Coast hinterland and Mt Tamborine. This rainforest region is the third oldest national park in the world, and you can also source the freshest produce such as avocados, kiwifruit and macadamias.

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Water activities

Choose your pace to enjoy the waterways around Surfers Paradise. Go at a leisurely pace on Wyndham Cruises’ morning, lunchtime and afternoon trips, or rev up the pace with Paradise Jet Boating’s blend of 360-spins, high-speed drifting, beach-buzzing and other manoeuvres.

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Half day or less

Let the Gold Coast’s specialist tour operators take you on an unforgettable half-day adventure to make your trip unforgettable. From whale watching to a hot air balloon ride, there’s something for everyone.

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Food and wine tours

Where five star feats mean dusting the sand from your feet and world class wines are served with a side of alfresco. Head off on a food and wine tour to experience the best the Gold Coast has to offer.

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