Theme Parks are the type of activity that will bring amazing memories for Brisbane Kids, and for many Brisbane parents.
Our advice with any theme park is to arrive early, with an esky full of cold drinks and snacky food and if you are on a strict budget bring your own lunch. We also suggest checking prior with RACQ to see if qualify through your membership for cheaper theme park tickets.
Located on the Bruce highway on the way to the Sunshine Coast next to the iconic Ettamogah Pub. AussieWorld has over 30 rides!!! With a reputation for fun, service and good old fashioned value for money and includes rides such as Carousel, Wild Mouser Rollercoaster, Giant Redback, Bizzy Buggies, Ferris Wheel, Crazy Mirrors, Mini Golf and Swinging Ship. It is any young child’s dream come true. Aussie World is open every day, except Christmas Day, from 9am to 5pm and rides starts at 10am. Aussie World
Dream World Theme Park
The original theme park for kids with roller coasters, the giant drop and tons of thrill rides, family rides and kids rides. In addition they also boast being home to the white lions and a range of other Australian animals. Their park also features some water park rides, wiggle world, laser spectacular shows and more- this will be a full day for any Brisbane Kid. Located on the Gold Coast. Dreamworld
Whitewater world is like the water park for dreamworld, especially good for younger brisbane kids given its range of age appropriate activities. Rides include the wedgie, the bro, the green room, super tubes, the rip, the little rippers and the temple of huey. In addition they feature wiggle bay, cave of waves, pipeline plunge, surf school and even night time programs. Located at the Gold Coast in front of Dream world. Whitewater World
A favourite Gold Coast theme park filled with marine life wonders! Rides include Jet rescue, Sea Viper, Sesame Street Beach, Sky High Skyway, Seaworld Monorail, Vikings Revenge Flume Ride, Bermuda Triangle, Water Park.
The latest animals include- A dolphin calf, baby seal and a baby carpet shark as well as the main attractions being the polar bears.
Seaworld can also organise cruises, helicopter rides and whale watching- Located towards the spit at the Gold Coast. Seaworld.
Warner Bros Movie World Theme park
Gold Coast movie based theme park where everyone’s a Star! The best live stunt shows, live musical spectaculars, family fun zone and awesome rides- Located at the Gold Coast. MovieWorld.
Thunder-egg fossicking and adventure park for kids. Located at Mount Tamborine and includes camping facilities. See website for more information. Thunderbird Park.
Wet n Wild
The ultimate in water fun for adults and kids alike. This is the original with its amazing array of waterslides, tyre rides, wave pools, kids rides and much more. A full day will be had with your Brisbane Kid. Offers movie night screenings in the wave pool. Located at the Gold Coast. Wet n Wild.
Australian Outback Spectacular
An evening dinner show presented by R.M Williams filled with Outback music, drama and action! Features Australian animals and noises. Bookings essential- Australian Outback Spectacular