Fun things to do with your friends during the long weekend
Grab your mates because we’ve sorted your public holiday plans.
Going back to work after the Christmas period can always be a challenge, but when you know there’s a long weekend coming up, it makes it a tiny bit sweeter. So round up your friends because we have compiled our most popular experiences and they’re taking bookings now for the Australia Day weekend.
Travel with the first Jet Boat company on the Gold Coast and make sure you all hold on tight! This 55-minute boating adventure will give you thrills from start to finish. High speed drifting, power slides, 360° spins are just a few of the exciting manoeuvres you’ll get to experience whilst on the water. The ultimate beach buzz the whole group will enjoy.
Sky dive over the Great Ocean Road
They say you should do one thing that scares you everyday, why not try sky diving during this bank holiday weekend? An extra day to calm your nerves before you take the 15,000ft jump. Grab one of your friends and do it together, a bit of moral support goes along way. With stunning locations all over, if you choose Torquay you’ll jump over the Great Ocean Road and save up to $100! This is one experience you’ll never forget!
Drive a V8 Race Car
Let your inner revhead loose during a session in a V8 race car. With this 7-lap combo at Eastern Creek, you’ll experience true power and full throttle during a couple of hot laps driven by a pro. Then, it’s your turn to get behind the wheel, put the pedal to the metal and burn some rubber! An exciting activity you can do on your own or with a group of friends.
Enjoy the breathtaking views of Sydney Harbour and The Opera House in your very own private helicopter. Originally for two, this special promotion lets you add in an additional passenger for free. And you all get window seats which means magnificent views from start to finish. Book in quick, spaces are filling up!
Hot air balloon with breakfast
Imagine flying in a hot air balloon during sunrise over the unique landscape surrounding Surfers Paradise. Floating high above the clouds, a hot air balloon ride is tranquil yet exhilarating experience. Share the serenity with a loved one or a group of friends and after sit back and enjoy a delicious Champagne breakfast.
Whether you have a couple of friends visiting this weekend, or if it’s always been something you’ve wanted to do, then why not tick this Aussie icon off the list? Climb to the top and witness breathtaking views of Sydney, a birds-eye view of the busy harbour, The Opera House and the city sky line. An experience you’ll cherish for years to come.