We want everyone to be able to participate in the activities in our city. Find out more about accessible activities below.
Active & Healthy Program
The Active & Healthy program includes activities specifically for people with disability. Many of these activities are free of charge or low cost, and can be found on the Active & Healthy Program page.
Gold Coast Libraries
Our Library services include a range of assistive equipment and technology.
The Special Needs Library has a range of activities, games and equipment to support the rehabilitation and development of children and adults with a medical condition, injury or disability.
We acknowledge the importance of access to pools for recreation, rehabilitation and therapy. Our Aquatic Centres have chair lift access into pools, some pools have ramped or beach access. Concessions are available for eligible pension card holders and carers.
The Gold Coast has over 40 Community Centres, which provide a range of activities for everyone. Find out 'what's on' at your local centre and about venue accessibility on the Community Centres map.
Our Events calendar lists events happening throughout the Gold Coast. The calendar has events details and contacts, so please contact the event organiser if you need more information about access at their event.
Vehicle access to parks for service providers
Organisations that work with people with limited mobility can apply for a permit to drive into our parks, to make access easier. Permits can be obtained for a number of parks with shade, accessible amenities and picnic facilities.
For more information phone 07 5667 5972.