Located just a 15-minute drive from The Grande Florida Resort, Currumbin is a beautiful Gold Coast Attractions seaside suburb offering a wealth of things to see and do during your Gold Coast holiday.
Whether you’re after relaxation, adventure or good food, our list of things to do in Currumbin has something for you.
Gold Coast Attractions: Currumbin Alley
Pack yourself a picnic lunch and spend the day lazing on the beach at Currumbin Alley. Situated where Currumbin Creek meets the sparkling Tasman sea, it’s a family-friendly area with plenty of flat, soft sand to spread your towel and warm, shallow water to paddle in. If you’re after a bit more action, you can paddle out to the famous Currumbin Alley surf break, or hone your wave riding skills at the Currumbin Alley Surf School.
If you’ve got a sweet tooth when looking for Gold Coast attractions, you can’t leave a visit to Superbee Honeyworld off your list. It’s a working honey factory, which means you can see the entire manufacturing process in action. Watch the bees in the Glass Room, learn all about honey-making from the experienced beekeepers, and sample the delicious results at the honey tasting bar. If you’re keen, you can book a live beekeeping show. Don’t forget to pick up a jar of your favourite honey at the shop before you leave.
Surf World Museum
Die-hard surfies will want to visit Surf World when exploring Gold Coast attractions, Queensland’s only surfing museum. They’ve got a huge collection of boards spanning the history of surfing, from 1915 to the present day. Learn all about surfing and its importance to Gold Coast culture, admire their extensive collection of photographs, and pick up a memento of your visit from their gift shop.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Treetop Challenge and Markets
Currumbin’s most famous tourist attraction, the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, has a huge array of activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with some of Australia’s most iconic animals, tour the park on a Segway, and watch the park vets at work. For the more adventurous, try the hair-raising Treetop Challenge. Test your skill on five large rope courses and ride a zip-line above live crocodiles. For a change of pace, visit the Sanctuary Markets on Friday night to shop at the stalls and enjoy international dishes, craft beer, and a variety of local entertainment.
Elephant Rock Café
Looking for somewhere to eat on your Gold Coast attractions search in Currumbin Beach? Then you can’t go past the award-winning Elephant Rock Café, where they’ve been feeding hungry tourists and locals for over 25 years. With a mouth-watering menu of modern Australian cuisine, it’s beachfront dining at its very best. Enjoy stunning views over Currumbin Beach as you tuck into breakfast, lunch or dinner.
There’s fun for the whole family at Currumbin Beach, so make sure it’s on your list of places to visit when you book your next holiday at the Grande Florida Resort.