Wet 'n Wild Water World
This premier water theme park was recently voted Brisbane's best tourist attraction. Sited at Oxenford on the Pacific Highway in 20 acres of tropical parkland it incorporates a wave pool, children's pool, speed slide, toboggan ride and a variety of twisting slides - all supervised by fully qualified lifeguards and with the water heated year round. There are also barbecue and picnic facilities in the park, as well as a cafe and souvenir shop.
Address: M1 Pacific Motorway, 12 miles (20km) north of Surfers Paradise and 31 miles (50km) south of Brisbane
Telephone: (0)7 5573 2255
Transport: A number of bus services access the park. Rail services are available to Helensvale station from Brisbane, which connects to bus transport
Opening times: Daily 10am. The park closes at various times depending on the month from 4pm to 9pm
Admission: A$49.95 (adults), A$32.95 (children 4-13 yrs); concessions available, as well as various passes