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Experience David Fleay Wildlife Park after dark

Journey to a place where time has stood still with one of the oldest living cultures in the world—the Yugambeh Aboriginal people. Explore the magic of the park after dark and discover what our Australian wildlife get up to at night.

'Snap Up Some Paradise' photo competition

The ‘Snap Up Some Paradise’ photo competition celebrates the 25th anniversary of Fraser Island’s (K’gari) inscription on the World Heritage List.

Eight family-friendly walks around the Gold Coast

You don’t need to be an elite athlete to tackle these tracks! Follow our medal-winning tips and the whole family will hit the ground running.

Don't wait for the 2018 Commonwealth Games—get active on the Gold Coast today!

Whether you want to tear it up like a Commonwealth Games pro or just get the kids motivated to move, Gold Coast’s national parks have got you covered.

New find a park search tool

Discover your perfect park using an exciting new find a park search tool.

Camp bookings and fees

Book your camping and vehicle access permits.

Last updated
11 June 2018