Thunderbird Park, located on Mount Tambourine is the perfect place for a family holiday or even just a day out. The park is an incredible oasis covering over 112 hectares of towering rainforest, gleaming rock pools and inspiring landscapes which create a special place to enjoy some recreation time with Gold Coast Kids. Only 40 minutes’ drive from the Gold Coast, make sure that you add Thunderbird Park to your list of destinations to see next school holidays.
Adventure activities for families at Thunderbird Park
Gold Coast Kids and their families can get active at Thunderbird Park with pursuits such as mountain trail rides, swimming and bush walking. Thunderegg Fossicking gives Gold Coast Kids the chance to uncover treasure from the prehistoric volcanic lava in the world’s largest thunderegg mine. Mini golf at Thunderbird Park is perfect for little kids and parents alike. It is an 18 hole course which overlooks forested fields with Shetland ponies and other horses feeding on the green pastures.
Adventure activities for bigger kids at Thunderbird Park
In Thunderbird Park’s Adventure Parc, bigger Gold Coast Kids and adults can explore the country’s largest high ropes course. Climb, swing and crawl whilst improving your fitness and balance and testing your mental abilities all at the same time. Laser Skirmish at Thunderbird Park is spread over 3 acres and is a one-of-a-kind attraction with its unique and authentic tropical jungle battlefield being inspired by the infamous Kokoda Trail.
Staying at Thunderbird Park
A variety of accommodation options are available at Thunderbird Park, as well as the nearby Cedar Creek Lodge. Gold Coast families may choose to either camp, caravan or stay in one of the bunkhouses provided within the camping grounds. The views of the surrounding flora and fauna are spectacular from this spot in the park and many amenities are provided. Bookings are required, so contact Thunderbird Park directly to secure your family’s spot for their next holiday.
Facilities at Thunderbird Park
Thunderbird Park has wheelchair accessible toilet facilities, as well as plenty of carparking. Public toilets and walking tracks make this a great destination for a day trip with all Gold Coast Kids.
Eating at Thunderbird Park
The Terrace Kiosk is a popular Mount Tambourine restaurant located within Thunderbird Park. The family-friendly venue provides everything from a light snack to a hearty meal. Woodfired pizzas from the Terrace Kiosk are a specialty. Breakfast and dinner is also available from the Rainforest Restaurant and Lounge Bar or in the Rainforest Pizzeria and Grill, offering licensed casual and fine dining experiences to the families of Gold Coast Kids.
For more information about Thunderbird Park, including events and campsite bookings, take a look at their website.