Gold Coast Attractions

  • Surfers Paradise, Australia
    We guarantee you’ll see something you’ve never seen before… BELIEVE IT OR NOT!”

    Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Surfers Paradise is Surfers Paradise’s most unusual and unbelievable attraction! Located in Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall in the heart of Surfers Paradise, Ripley’s offers sixteen individually themed galleries of unbelievable artifacts and interactive exhibits where you will “Experience the Fun” around every corner.

  • Attractions in Surfers Paradise

Attractions in Surfers Paradise Australia

  • Surfers Paradise Ripley's Believe It or Not

    Surfers Paradise Ripley's Believe It or Not Info Experience the weird and unbelievable, see shrunken heads, survive a walk through the spinning vortex tunnel, unusual artwork, and things that make you say “Eeeeeew!”

  • Surfers Paradise Ripley's LaseRace

    Surfers Paradise Ripley's Impossible LaseRace Navigate through the web of lasers, going over and under lasers as quickly as possible to reach the end. The LaseRace is easy to learn, but impossible to master… Good Luck!


Robert Ripley's Strangest Things Surfers Paradise

Ripley's Believe It or Not Surfers Paradise Australia




    Your self-guided adventure is sure to astonish as you come face to face with remarkable relics and rare treasures from around the world. Amazing stories of history and adventure, magic, mystery, incredible illusions, fun interactive games, life-size figurines of unusual characters who actually lived, and unbelievable movies! An amazing journey of on an hour or more – That’s WOW Factor Fun for EVERYONE!

    Save $2 per adult and $1 per child online!


    Surfers Paradise Ripley's Believe It or Not Odditorium Numbers

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Surfers Paradise Ripley's Guest & Group Info

Contact us at: 61-7-5592-0040

  • Surfers Paradise Ripley's Hours of OperationsHOURS


    Off Peak – last admission 9pm, out by 10pm
    Peak and Weekends – last admission 10pm, out by 11pm

    *Please note duration is approximately 1-1.5 hours.

    Anzac Day: 1:30pm – LATE
    New Year’s Eve: 9am – 6pm

    Surfers Paradise Ripley's Believe It or Not PricesPRICES

    Child (4 & Under): FREE!
    Child (5-12 years): $15.90  SAVE Online: $14.90!
    Student/Senior (with valid ID): $20.90 SAVE Online: $19.90!
    Adult (18+ years): $25.90 SAVE Online: $24.90!


    Surfers Paradise Ripley's GroupsGROUPS

    We offer special rates for groups of 10 or more.

    To get in touch directly, please call 07 5592 0040 or complete our quick Groups Form.

  • Surfers Paradise Ripley's FAQsFAQ’S

    What can I find inside?

    Experience the fun at world’s best Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium. You’ll see authentic human shrunken heads, measure yourself against the tallest man, survive a walk through Australia’s only double spinning tunnels, discover rare artifacts in the Egyptian tomb, marvel at the world’s smallest car, be entertained by ‘Ripley’s Fab Four’, and that’s just the beginning! You’ll see and do the unbelievable, unusual, incredible, odd, bizarre and even the strange. It’s fun for everyone!

    How long does it take to tour the Odditorium?

    Approximately an hour but can be as much as two or three, it’s up to YOU!

    Can I take pictures?

    Yes bring your Camera and Film your visit at no extra charge!

    Where can I park?


    • Bruce Bishop Car Park – (Entry off ‘Beach Road’). Can stay all day. Pay on Exit. Covered.  Approx $2.30 Every HOUR. 5 min walk. RECOMMENDED.
    • Soul Boardwork Car Park- (Entry off ‘The Esplanade’). Can stay all day. Covered. Pay on Exit. Min $5.00, Max $15.00 . 0 min walk. RECOMMENED.
    • Esplanade Street Parking- (on Beach side). Pay & Display. Uncovered. Approx. $2.70 per hour (Must top up every hour). 3-20 min walk.
    • Centro Car Park- (Entry off ‘Hanlan Street’). Can stay all day. Pay on Exit. Covered. Min $4.00, Max $15.00. 4 min walk.
    • Chevron Renaissance- (Entry off ‘Surfers Paradise Boulevard’). Can stay all day. Pay on Exit. Covered. Min $4.00, Max $16.00 (If you spend more than $10 in Chevron Renaissance Shopping Centre – 2 hours are FREE). 7 min walk.
    • Circle on Cavill- (Entry off ‘Elkhorn Avenue’). Can stay all day. Pay on Exit. Covered. Min $4.00, Max $14.00 (If you spend more than $10 in Circle of Cavill Shopping Centre – 2 hours are FREE). 7 min walk.


    *Closet BUS ‘Drop off Zone’ is in front of MacDonald’s on the Esplanade

    • Explanade: You can take up more than one car park on Esplanade – but must pay for each car park used (Approx. $2.70 per hour FOR EACH SPOT). Uncovered.
    • Bruce Bishop Car park (Off Beach Road) has 3 SPOTS for BUS PARKING (Bus transit Centre). It is FREE. However you must call 5581 7019 and book this more than one day in advance of your visit. Once booked, you simply park, go to office and get a permit. Then you display this permit in your bus window. You must let them know the type of vehicle and the registration number on Booking. Covered.
    • Ferny Avenue (Off Ferny Ave). Pay & Display. Min $1.00, Max $5.00 (12 hours). Approx. No need to book. 15 min walk. Uncovered.

    Is the Odditorium wheelchair accessible?

    Yes it is. The Soul Boardwork Lift takes you up and down from ground Level with a minimum of fuss. Our staff will organize the lift access upon arrival.

    What forms of payment do you accept?

    We accept cash and all Major Credit Cards as well as Eftpos.

    Do you take Group Bookings?

    Yes we accept all Groups at any time and offer a Discount off Normal Admission Prices when you book your visit. Please visit our Group Info page.

    Can I buy Tickets or Gift Shop Items Online?

    Yes you can and you will save $2.00 per Adult and $1.00 per Child. Visit the BUY TICKETS section of this site.

    What are your Opening Hours?

    Summer and Holidays: 9am – 9:30pm last admissions, out by 10:30pm.

    Anzac Day: 1:30pm – LATE
    New Year’s Eve: 9am – 6pm

    Is the Odditorium suitable for Small Children?

    Yes, the attraction is  intended for the whole family. There are plenty of games and interactives for them to see and play with. We even have a kids crawl! However, some of the galleries are very well themed and it is up to parent’s discretion.