Australian Outback Spectacular FAQ

Where is Australian Outback Spectacular?

When is Australian Outback Spectacular open?

How can I book Australian Outback Spectacular?

Can I take photos or film during the show?

Is there car parking available at Australian Outback Spectacular?

What services are available for disabled persons and others with special needs?

How can I apply for a job at Australian Outback Spectacular?

Who is eligible for a Pensioner discount?

Will Australian Outback Spectacular be travelling interstate?

Where is Australian Outback Spectacular?

Australian Outback Spectacular is located on the Gold Coast in the southeast corner of the Australian State of Queensland.

The Gold Coast is a very popular holiday destination for Australians and overseas travellers alike.

Its attractions include some of the world's safest and most beautiful beaches, international standard accommodation, world class shopping and dining, and a picturesque hinterland. It is also Australia's theme park capital, home to Sea World, Sea World Resort & Water Park, Warner Bros. Movie World, Wet 'n' Wild Water World, Australian Outback Spectacular and Paradise Country.

The Gold Coast is accessible by road, rail and air. It has its own International and Domestic Airport, with Brisbane International and Domestic Airports approximately one hour drive to the north.

When is Australian Outback Spectacular open?

Australian Outback Spectacular is open nightly, from Tuesday to Sunday*, except Christmas Day on 25 December.

Visit Performance Times for further show time information.

* Show schedule may be subject to seasonal changes throughout the year.

How can I book Australian Outback Spectacular?

Bookings to see a show at Australian Outback Spectacular are essential. Make a Booking now.

Can I take photos or film during the show?

No. For the safety of the riders and their horses, and all the other performers; video cameras, photography with or without flash and mobile phones cannot be used at any time throughout the show.

Is there car parking available at Australian Outback Spectacular?

Ample free car parking is available at Australian Outback Spectacular. Read about Location and Access information.

What services are available for disabled persons and others with special needs?

Australian Outback Spectacular offers a limited number of seating for guests in wheelchairs, disabled parking and wheelchair access. 

Please advise us at the time of booking if a member of your group is in a wheelchair.

For further information about what services the Australian Outback Spectacular offers for disabled guests, click here.

How can I apply for a job at Australian Outback Spectacular?

Information about types of jobs, how to apply, traineeships, work experience and current vacancies can be found in the Employment section.

Who is eligible for a Pensioner discount?

To qualify for reduced admission entry as a Pensioner, one of the following criteria must be met.

Holders of a valid Australian Government issued Pension Concession Card (PPC), including listed dependants will qualify for the pension rate. This does not include holders of Australian Health Care Cards. The Australian Pension Concession Card are issued to recipients of the following pension payments:Mature Age Allowance

  • Sole Parenting Pension 
  • Mature Aged Pension
  • Disability Pension
  • Holders of valid New Zealand Government issued Superannuation Card (SC). The card holder and listed dependants will qualify for the pension rate.
  • Holders of a valid Australian Government issued Seniors Card.
  • Holders of a valid New Zealand Seniors Card.
  • Holders of a valid Australian Government issued Veteran Affairs Pension Card.
  • Any person 65 years of age or older - proof of age is required.

Will Australian Outback Spectacular be travelling interstate?

Australian Outback Spectacular is a permanent attraction based on the Gold Coast and will not be travelling to other locations.