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closeThe former Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing is merging into new departments.
This site will be updated while the new Department of Environment and Science and Sport and Recreation websites are being established.

For families

We offer a range of different activities for families. Your kids will love coming to our centres, whether it is for an activity or to stay for the weekend.


Family escapes

Looking for somewhere affordable to take your family on weekends and school holidays? Choose from two stunning locations on the Gold and Sunshine Coasts.

Coast club school holiday activities

During the school holidays we run daily activities on the Gold and Sunshine Coasts for children (8+) and families. Drop off the kids or join in the fun yourself.

Casual climbing (Gold Coast)

Want to experience the thrill of climbing the Gold Coast Recreation Centre’s 10 metre high artificial vertical rock face? Open Saturdays 10am till 2pm and extended hours during school holidays. For ages 5 and older.

Kid's parties

Coming soon to the Gold Coast Recreation Centre.

Last updated
27 January 2016