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Explore the Gold Coast’s enviable natural environment through our NaturallyGC program. Enjoy free and low cost nature-based activities for all ages, such as guided bushwalks and wildlife shows.

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Active & Healthy program

The Active & Healthy program is a great way to enjoy our parks, exercise, inhale the fresh air, meet interesting people, have a laugh and learn something new. Find a program near you.

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Park weddings

The Gold Coast has an amazing selection of parks to celebrate your wonderful occasion, with magnificent ocean views or beautiful gardens providing the perfect backdrop.

Kurrawa Park - all abilities playground

Bring the kids down to this great park which was designed for all children including children with disabilities to get outdoors.

Parks and recreation

The Gold Coast has many beautiful parks that are just waiting to be discovered.

Use our Park Finder to search for the best parks for children, weddings, exploring nature and more. Learn how to book a park for your next party and take part in our Active & Healthy program, designed to get you up, out and active! The City also provides many, fun, stimulating and challenging fitness circuits in our parks and hosts the most skate and BMX parks in Australia!

Use our barbecue map to find your pick of more than 380 barbecues located in the parks and reserves across the Gold Coast. Find out how City of Gold Coast (City) is continually working to improve accessibility within our parks

The City provides a range of facilities which are available for lease by not-for-profit community organisations. More than 400 properties are currently being used for sport, recreation, cultural or community purposes. Visit our Community leasing page for more information.

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