We’re totally spoilt on the Gold Coast when it comes to kids party venues. The choice is endless… indoor play centres and theme parks, dedicated party venues and beautiful parklands. The problem, is choosing just one!  We’ve compiled a list of some of the amazing kids birthday party venues on the coast, to help you plan your next party. 

Indoor Play Centres

Indoor Play Centres are both kid and parent-friendly offering multi-level climbing structures, dedicated toddler areas and good coffee and cafe snacks or adult-platter options for parents. Here’s our list from the southern end of the Gold Coast to the north end:

Tabatinga – Tweed Heads

Tabatinga is a rainforest-themed indoor play centre located at the Seagulls Leagues Club, catering for kids aged 0-12 years old. Featuring a ball blasting arena and glow-in-the-dark mini golf as optional extras. 

Doodlebugs – Miami

Doodlebugs is an indoor play and party centre offering a range of party themes and options. The highlight is the Doodlebugs Train and long slides!

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Doodlebugs is a hit with kids and parents alike. Image via http://goldcoastplaycentre.com.au/

AbraKiDazzle – Southport

AbraKiDazzle is the largest kids indoor play centre on the coast for kids aged 1-10 years old and offers a range of party packages. 

Remember your socks!

Theme Parks

Dreamworld – Coomera

Dreamworld offers set kids party packages, including hosted tiny tots parties (with character meet and greet!), hosted kids parties and self-guided teens parties. 

WhiteWater World – Coomera

WhiteWater World kids parties are self-guided and include a reserved, themed and shaded picnic area in WhiteWater World with food and beverage inclusions. 

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Dreamworld parties cater for tiny-tots, kids 6-13 and teenagers 14+. Image via https://www.dreamworld.com.au

Sea World – Main Beach

Seaworld offers two party options at the Seaworld Resort side of the theme park: Kids Club Party or the Spongebob SplashBash and pool party. Parties are held at set times on Saturdays and Sundays. 

Other Kids Party Venues

Reboundland – Elanora

Reboundland features 15 exhilarating and interactive inflatables suitable for kids and parents of all ages!

BOUNCE – West Burleigh

Bounce offers 2-hour hosted trampolining parties with a range of catering options available. Ages 3 and up.

Inflatable World – West Burleigh

Inflatable World offers both catered and non-catered (DIY) party options at set times on Saturdays and Sundays.

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Inflatable World Burleigh offers a range of kids party packages. Image via http://www.inflatableworldoz.com.au/

AMF Bowling and Laser Tag – Robina

Ten pin bowling, laser tag and arcade games for kids and teens.

Putt Putt – Mermaid Beach

At Putt Putt you can choose from a standard or ultimate party option, catering for 8 guests upwards.

Cowch Dessert Bar – Pacific Fair, Broadbeach

Coach offers a sweet feast dining experience like no other!

Draculas – Broadbeach

Treat (older) kids to the party of a lifetime at Drax 4 Kids. Party sessions run from 12pm on Saturdays.

iFLY – Surfers Paradise

For something memorable and exhilarating – treat the kids to a hosted iFLY indoor skydiving party!

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iFLY parties for kids aged 3-16 yrs. Image via https://downunder.iflyworld.com


Paradise Resort – Surfers Paradise

There’s 4 different party options at Paradise Resort, including Waterpark and Ice Skating. 


We’re spoilt for choice with our assortment of parks and playgrounds, from our stunning beach parks to inland parklands like the Gold Coast Botanic Gardens. Parks are a great party location where the kids can be free without the added cost of a venue.

Gold Coast City Council’s park finder is a great resource to help you find the ideal park for your child’s party. Our favourites are:

Gold Coast Botanic Gardens – Benowa

All-ages playground, bike tracks, BBQ’s, picnic tables and loads of nature to explore.

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Broadwater Parklands offers plenty of activities for kids parties.

Broadwater Parklands – Southport

A huge playground, rock pool water playground and shaded picnic spots.

John Laws Park / Justins Park – Burleigh Beach

Two playgrounds, BBQ’s and tables with a stunning beach backdrop.

We hope you enjoyed checking out these awesome kids party venues on the Gold Coast.

Is there another venue you think should be included? Be sure to let us know in the comments!

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