Movie WorldHollywood on the Gold Coast
Stroll down the Main Street of Warner Bros. Movie World and you will discover why they call it Hollywood on the Gold Coast. Hop on board one of the major thrill rides, wander through the Looney Tunes Village and see the exciting stage shows.
The range of eats at this park will suit everyone with restaurants galore and concession stands dotted around the park selling cool drinks, popcorn and delicious churros. Also around the park is a number of stores so you can pick up a lasting memory of your time at Movie World.
The park is open 363 days of the year and gates opening at 9.30am until 5.30pm so you can get the most out of your visit.
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There are a range of passes on offer that provide incredible value with admission to three theme parks (Movie World, Sea World and Wet n Wild) as often as you like within the set time period and is usually cheaper or the same price as one-day admission to a single theme park!
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Virtual insanity has made its way to Movie World with the launch of the world's first Arkham Asylum ride. On this multi-dimensional journey you'll feel twists and turns with on board audio as you fight one of the most infamous villains on the planet, The Joker. This ride costs an extra $5 and tickets are available at the park.
The Batwing Spaceshot is named after the famed super hero, Batman and is one of the newer thrill rides to hit Warner Bros. Movie World. The ride will not fail to get your adrenaline pumping as it shoots you up a 60 metre tower at an express rate. Sit almost floating in the air for a few mere seconds and then plummet into a jaw dropping freefall.
It's Superman to the rescue of adrenaline junkies with the new Superman Escape rollercoaster ride which launches from 0 - 100 kilometres in only 2 seconds. Begin your journey at the Metropolis subway loading dock, wind your way through the subway and endure petrifying earthquakes.
Then there's the Green Lantern Coaster - bringing you the steepest inverted drop on a rollercoaster in Australia! The gut wrenching, heart pounding, blood curdling and absolute fear inducing coaster features a 120 degree inverted drop and hits speeds of up to 66km/h.
Scooby-Doo where are you?
The Scooby-Doo Spooky Coaster is like a ghost train on steroids. This indoor rollercoaster takes you on one of the creepiest and spine-tingling rides ever created. Enter the darkened and eerie courtyard of the Spooky Castle and jump on board one of the coaster cars. Travel through the castle past ghouls, gargoyles, scary sound effects and uncanny dimension trickery.
The ride will keep the hairs standing on the back of your neck for days. The ride was created to coincide with the filming of the Scooby-Doo movie which was shot at the Warner Roadshow Movie World Studios on the Gold Coast.
Then course into the centre of a gold mining mountain to where a shaft is about to explode. You've got to keep your wits about you as the only way out of the shaft is to escape down a 20 metre drop into the ultimate splashdown. It's a Yee-Ha Raw Hide adventure that is sure to please everyone in the family.
Visit the world's first theme park area dedicated to DC Super-Villains and the Doomsday Destroyer which is a gut churning looping ride that will take you where no super hero dares to go!
Note: Due to the extreme nature of some of the rides there are height restrictions. This goes both ways those that are too small can't ride but also some people who exceed a certain height can not ride either. There are also restrictions for those suffering from certain medical conditions. Please be sure to check the signage at the start of the ride to see if you can enter the ride.
All aboard your transportation pod and get ready to battle as you battle alients next to Superman and Batman. The Justice League 3D - The Ride takes you an on epic battle to save the people of Earth.
All the family will enjoy the Road Runner Rollercoaster as you help Wile E. Coyote chase Road Runner through the ACME Fireworks Factory. The coaster will reach a top speed of 40km/h as you sit back and chase through the Arizona Desert.
Kids will love taking over the driver's seat as they learn to drive and all about seatbelt safety as they travel on the Main Street driving course, the Junior Driving School.
Spectacular Shows & Attractions
Hollywood Stunt Driver 2 plunges you into the action packed world of a real life Hollywood action movie set. Here you'll see death defying stunts, precision driving and action scenes performed by the professional cast and crew.
Visit the Roxy Theatre and sit back and enjoy Looney Tunes 4D starring Road Runner and the ever resourceful Wile E. Coyote. Your seats tilt and mirror the dramatic events taking playing out on the big screen so it is importnat that people with medical conditions seek advice.
The Main Street Entertainment is one of the parks oldest attractions and rightly so as you come face to face with all of your favourite Stars and Looney Tunes characters. Take your photo with the gang and enjoy all the excitment as movie magic comes to life.
Your child can practice their royal wave as they take their seat in their very own golden limo as they act out as the Prince & Princess of the Parade. A $30 donation to the Gold Coast Community Fund will ensure your child is a Prince or Princess at the daily Streets Star Parade.
Lunch & Dining Options - Eat like a Movie Star!
At the Main Street Deli you can sit inside and watch the stars of the silver screen or outside and get a great view of 'Hollywood on the Gold Coast's Main Street. Here you'll be treated to gourmet sandwiches served on local artisan breads and filled with smoked in-house pastrami. If you need an espresso hit, visit the Village Bean so you can have a great coffee experience and delicious treat.
Have you got a big appetite? Then Rick's Cafe is the place for you! The cafe taps in to the magic of Casablanca with scenes of Bogey and Bergman around the joint. There's an international buffet which sells both a selection of hot dishes, pastas, salads and desserts which is all you can eat from 11.30am till 3pm. The Dirty Harry Bar has a variety of bar treats like Nachos and Club Sandwiches as well as selling delicious alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails. You can sit back with your drink and watch Clint Eastwood star in his break out movie.
It wouldn't be a fun day out without having a little something sweet to snack on. Sweet Treats is a mecca for sugar junkies with a range of fresh and frozen treats to delight everybody. There's lots of delicious sundaes, donuts galore and old fashioned milkshakes. There's also the famed QLD pineapple float that is a favourite with park visitors.
Shopping at Movie World - Find Unique Souvenirs
At the Movie Memorabilia shop you can pick out a poster, souvenir or original cartoon cel of your favourite classic Hollywood movie. There's even authentic autographed photos of movies and television stars to buy.
Visit the Warner Bros. Boutique or the Warner Bros. Department Store to pick up everything and anything you could ever want with a Warner Bros. logo on it. The Kids' WB! Toys and Gifts store has a huge selection of official Looney Tunes gifts, clothes and toys. You can also join in (for an extra fee) and try your luck at the Country Fair Fun'n'Games or at the Intencity Fun'n'Games. There are heaps of great games for all ages and winners may even go home with a prize.
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We hope you're convinced that a visit to the Gold Coast won't be complete with out a trip to Warner Bros. Movie World. Take a look at the ticket options below and enjoy your day out (or days out) at Hollywood on the Gold Coast.
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