Wet’n’Wild is one of the world-famous Village Roadshow Theme Parks found on the Gold Coast. Village Roadshow Theme Parks owns and operates some of the best-known Gold Coast theme parks, including Wet’n’Wild, Warner Bros Movie World, Sea World and Paradise Country.
The park offers a variety of different water slides and attractions, perfect for a splashtacular family day out! Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast is also a great spot to take friends or guests visiting the Gold Coast, Australia. Not only is it one of the best water park attractions in the rations, but it’s also the perfect place to get wet and cool down on a hot summer day.
With a world-class line up of the best heart-racing slides, water slides and water park attractions, Wet’n’Wild is sure to make a splash with everyone. The park map is well arranged with a mix of thrill rides, family fun, food, guest services, and shops and souvenirs to satisfy all guests.
There are plenty of things to do at Wet’n’Wild, so whether you’re looking for a thrill or just want to cool off with the family, get wet and relax, there’s something for everyone. Wet’n’Wild is a must-visit for all ages visiting the region. If you’re after an adrenalin rush, check out some of the park’s most popular attractions.
Wet ‘n’ Wild Water Park is one of the most popular attractions in Australia, and it’s easy to see why. With a world-class line up comprising a huge range of water slides, rides, pools and other water-based activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Wet’n’Wild is also the perfect place to take the whole family. There are plenty of options for young children, with several shallow pools, rides, and slides specifically designed for little ones. Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline-fuelled day out or a more relaxed experience, Wet’n’Wild Water Park has something for everyone. A splashtacular family day out is guaranteed!
The water park also offers seasonal events such as Dive’n’Movies in the giant wave pool. Thirsty to learn more about Wet’n’Wild? Why not read our post, ‘5 Things You Didn’t Know About Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast‘?
Giant Wave Pool
The Wet’n’Wild’s Giant Wave Pool ride is the perfect way to end an action-packed day. Enjoy 10-minute intervals of rolling waves and flat water. Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by a supervising adult. Let the waves wash away the heat of the day as you cool off in the refreshing pool. Whether you’re young or old, the giant wave pool is sure to create lasting memories. You’ll be in it for hours!
Wet’n’Wild’s new Double Barrel ride is an exhilarating ride not to be missed! This 12-metre high, heart racing slide will become one of your favourite places to go when you’re in need or just feeling adventurous! With two barrels/slides at different levels there’s always something exciting waiting around each turn – so grab that partner by their hand because this ride might get wilder than expected 😉
If you’re looking for a place to cool off this summer, you’ll love Wet’n’Wild’s H2Oasis, a tropical splash zone that’s perfect for all ages! This 870m2 oasis features an array of seating areas, shade and lush surroundings, making it the perfect hangout spot to relax and keep cool. And with a variety of water features, including spray guns and fountains, there are plenty of opportunities to do so! So whether you’re looking to relax or have some fun, the H2Oasis is the perfect place to beat the heat!
For a slower pace experience, relax in the huge zone that is Calypso Beach. It’s like a world of its own! Relax as you drift through the island river in a tube, past gardens that were once owned by pirates before landing at Calypso Beach for some snorkelling or just relaxing under palm trees with friends! There are three entry points so you can choose which one works best for whatever mood strikes.
If you like rides that offer a massive vertical free fall, then you’ll love this Village Roadshow Theme Parks’ Sky Coaster ride! Reaching a top speed of up to 60km/hr, this ride sees guests raided 50-metres off the ground, only have them pull the cord on a giant drop over the Giant Wave Pool below.
The Tornado is one of the most popular rides at Wet’n’Wild for good reason – it’s intense! This four-person clover-leaf tube ride will blast you down a 40-metre long tunnel, reaching speeds of up to 40 km/h. Are you brave enough to take on the tornado?
Are you up for an adventure? Test your limits on the SUPER RIPPER! Standing at a whopping 12 metres high, this is Wet’n’Wild’s tallest and most extreme slide yet. Not for the faint-hearted, the SUPER RIPPER will send you careening down a stomach-churning drop before hurtling you around a series of tight turns.
You’ll never forget your first time at KABOOM! Experience this all-new exhilarating adventure in the refreshingly cool water. Plunge down a 10-metre drop before zooming uphill in zero gravity and twisting, turning while descending 360 degrees. Plus with speeds up over 41 kilometres per hour – it’s not just about shaking; this ride has got everyone covered!
Looking for a fun-filled day out for your little adventurers? Wet’n’Wild Junior is the perfect place – It’s like a world of its own! With three exciting precincts and countless rides and slides to explore, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Little thrill-seekers will love hurtling down the eight junior slides, while the splashtacular play structure is perfect for those who want to discover fun and fantasy. And if your mini is more in for the shallow pools, they’ll be sure to find them in the Splash Zone! So come on down and let your little ones loose at Wet’n’Wild Junior – they’re sure to have a blast!
The Wizard of Oz-themed area”, opening in 2024
Warner Bros. Movie World is set to open a brand new Wizard of Oz-themed area in 2024, giving visitors the chance to step into the classic film and explore the world of their favourite characters. The precinct will be the first of its kind in the world, and will feature family-friendly rides with low height and age restrictions, making it suitable for families with young children.
Exciting and captivating for all ages, visitors can immerse themselves in the classic movie with projection mapping, sculptures and facades. You’ll feel like you’re part of the story and feel like you’re a part of it.
Exclusive new rides and attractions just for The Wizard of Oz include a suspended coaster and boomerang racer, as well as features iconic elements like the Wicked Witch’s castle and Dorothy’s Kansas farm. With interactive experiences, themed dining and retail options, and loads of photo opportunities, the Wizard of Oz precinct will be a must-visit for any fan of the classic film.
So set your calendars to visit Movie World in 2024 – you won’t want to miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience!
What’s a theme park without delicious food? Wet’n’Wild has you covered with a range of food options to suit everyone’s taste. From healthy salads and wraps to pizza and burgers, there’s something for everyone. And if you’re after something sweet, there are plenty of dessert options to choose from! There’s even a coffee house for those needing a strong caffeine hit to get through the day.
Location & Hours
Wet’n’Wild is located off the Pacific Motorway, approximately 30 minutes from Surfers Paradise and 45 minutes from Brisbane. You will find it nestled among other famous Village Roadshow Theme Parks including Warner Bros Movie World, Australian Outback Spectacular, and Paradise Country. All of which are located in Oxenford. Dreamworld is a short 5-minute drive from Wet’n’Wild, in Coomera.
The opening hours for Wet’n’Wild vary depending on the time of year. In winter, the park is open from 10 am to 4 pm, while in summer it is open until 7 pm. The water park is closed on Tuesdays during the off-peak season. Please check the website for specific opening times before you visit.
Nearby Theme Parks
As mentioned, there are several nearby theme parks owned by the Village Roadshow Group, including Warner Bros Movie World, Australian Outback Spectacular, and Paradise Country. The close proximity of these theme parks makes it very convenient to hop around from park to park. Also, don’t forget that Wet’n’Wild is a short 5-minute drive from Dreamworld!
Sea World is not located among these parks – it can be found an approximately 22-minute drive away in Main Beach.
If you’re planning on visiting more than one theme park during your summer visit, then you might want to consider buying a multi-park pass. This will give you access to all of the Village Roadshow Group parks, as well as Sea World and Paradise Country.
Best of all, you can get fast and seamless entry into all theme parks and water parks with a pass. Our 3-day, 7-day or 14-day passes not only help save you from paying full price but they are the perfect place to escape boredom over the school holidays.
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Queensland Health Vaccination Mandates
Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast encourages guests visiting the park to follow the Public Health and Social Measure linked to vaccination Direction.
Important Vaccination Lifting: The Public Health and Social Measure linked to vaccination Direction was revoked on 14 April 2022, ending the requirement to check-in and to be fully vaccinated in a range of venues and events.
Visit the Queensland Government website to keep informed on the latest public health and social measures for theme parks.