Are you making plans for your Easter holiday right now? This post can assist you in deciding where to stay and what to do.

The Harbourside Resort Gold Coast is located just across from the beautiful Broadwater. It is only a short drive away from all of the region’s best beaches, family attractions, and shopping destinations. For a fun Easter on the Broadwater and visit the following locations.


Broadwater Parklands

Broadwater Parklands is about a 5-minute drive from the Southport accommodation. The world-class community and cultural parkland offer a variety of family-friendly activities. There are numerous shady areas where you may have a picnic, for starters. One of the parkland’s 14 barbecues is available for use. If you want to eat out, you can go to one of the onsite restaurants and dine beneath the shade of a tree.

The parklands’ three different playgrounds – Northern play attraction, Adventure play attraction, and Washington Waters play attraction – will also appeal to children. In addition, the parkland is direct across the street from the famed Australia Fair Shopping Centre. If you want to go shopping before or after your visit to Broadwater Parklands, here is the place to go.

Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

When shopping, you must go to the Gold Coast’s most iconic beachfront market. The Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, which have been around since 1995 and feature artisan and distinctive Australian goods, are located alongside the famous Surfers Paradise Esplanade. Fresh fruit and homemade crafts are also available with live music and children’s activities.

This Easter, the market will be eggstra special if you hop down Surfers Paradise Esplanade. There will be Easter giveaways, unending fun, and the Easter Bunny!


GC Aqua Park

Do you want to go on a water adventure with the whole family? Harbour Side Hotel & Resort is only a 6-minute drive or 17-minute walk from GC Aqua Park.

The GC Aqua Park is worth visiting because it has some of Australia’s highest and greatest inflatable water obstacles. That’s 600 meters of thrilling water park challenges. Children must be at least five years old and capable of swimming to participate. An adult must accompany all children under the age of ten. Also, for children under ten, the closest lane to the shore is the greatest area to navigate. Their amazing ticketing crew is ready to serve you with polite and professional service. Lifeguards are Surf Life Saving Bronze Medallion accredited.


Sea World is only an 11-minute drive away. Rides, exhibits and other family-friendly attractions are available at the Gold Coast theme park. But that’s not all; the marine park and oceanarium also support conservation by educating visitors and rescuing and rehabilitating sick, damaged, or orphaned animals.

Include Seaworld in your holiday plans and prepare to have an incredible time. There are also a variety of fantastic animal experiences available, like the Penguin Antarctic Adventure and Seal Encounter and the Dolphin Deep Water Adventure and Shark Bay Glass Bottom Boat.

Gold Coast Aquatic Centre

Would you instead go swimming? The best place is the world-class swimming and aquatic venue. Gold Coast Aquatic Centre continues to host regular local, national and international elite sporting competitions. But the swimming centre is open to the public.

The centre also has a learn to swim program, a diving program, hydrotherapy tubs, an indoor/outdoor pool, an indoor/ outdoor diving pool, and a children’s wet play area. The Gold Coast Aquatic Centre is only a 5-minute drive or 8-minute walk.

Skypoint Observation Deck

Would you like a different kind of adventure? How about visiting the top of Australia’s tallest building? SkyPoint Observation Deck offers panoramic views of the Gold Coast atop the iconic Q1 building in Surfers Paradise. There is also has a Bistro+Bar with great food and views.

Now for the actual adventure. Conquer the SkyPoint Climb, an open-air adventure atop the iconic Q1 building. There are four different climb categories: sunrise, day, twilight, and night. Each includes a 90-minute climb experience, complimentary entry to SkyPoint Observation Deck before or after your climb, a signature SkyPoint Climb cap, a group photo of your experience, all necessary climb wear (climb suit, harness, and connections) and a Climber Certificate.

Are you ready for an Easter on the Broadwater that you’ll never forget? Make a booking at the Harbourside Resort. The accommodation provides guests with affordable yet comfortable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments, access to the resort’s excellent range of amenities, and easy access to everything the region offers.




+ Discounted Rates
+ Large Pool & Spa
+ On-site Tennis Court
+ Broadwater Views
+ Close Location to Sea World
+ Minimum booking from 3 nights