The family friendly Gold Coast has a myriad of fantastic parks for kids but there are four that are a destination unto themselves and worthy of a day trip from Brisbane.
The Gold Coast's answer to South Bank lies sprawled along the beautiful Southport Broadwater, featuring a water playground, giant sculptures, bouncy pillow, bike & scooter tracks and onsite cafes...more
There's something for everyone here including an awesome fantasy pirate and Treasure Island playground, picnic and BBQ facilities, sandy beach fronting Currumbin Creek and Dune café...more
Tucked away inland at Paradise Point is this heavenly waterfront park, with a netted swimming beach, mangrove boardwalk leading to a sea eagle eyrie, playground, BBQ and picnic areas...more
There are guaranteed hours of fun for all ages at this massive beachside kids park at Broadbeach, with three zones of equipment - Sandcastle, Sea and Hill and excellent BBQ and picnic amenities...more