iFLY Gold Coast Celebrates First Birthday

50,000 Ear Plugs and counting!

Time certainly has flown with the Gold Coasts most unique tourist attraction; iFLY Indoor Skydiving Gold Coast; set to celebrate its first birthday on Saturday 11th February by hosting a Birthday Open Day kicking off from 9am.

iFLY Gold Coast has certainly proven to be incredibly popular with the local community and visiting tourists’, comments Indoor Skydive Australia CMO, Brett Sheridan ‘since opening the doors we have been sold out most weeks; and have started to see regulars come back three, four, five times!.

Since taking off, iFLY Gold Coast has:

  • Had 1 marriage proposal
  • Been through 200 flight suits
  • Used over 50,000 ear plugs
  • Flown over 300 kids under 5 years old, 40 of which are only 3
  • Flown 108 people over the age of 70 with the oldest flyer 91 years old
  • Trained a Junior Flyer to become 4th in Freestyle Flying Internationally
  • Flown 1 surfboard and various blow up pool toys
  • Holds 1 x Guinness World Record Title for Most 360 horizontal spins in a wind tunnel (individual) by 11 year old Amy Watson
  • Won Best New Tourism Business in Queensland (Silver) at QLD Tourism Awards
  • Hosted various international and local celebrities including Mark Ruffalo, Idris Elba, Caine Ec
  • kstein, Sekai No Hate Made LtteQ! (International Game Show), various V8 Supercar drivers, PGA Tour Players, and more!

_MG_3240On February 11th iFLY Gold Coast will host a Birthday Open Day inviting all locals and tourists to a family friendly day of fun!

With music, face-painting, food and of course flying demonstrations; this is a day for everyone to get the chance to see iFLY Gold Coast up close!

‘It’s our first birthday and we want to celebrate!’ continues Sheridan ‘Come on down for fun, laughter and some great indoor skydiving!’

Special guest; local celebrity magician Matt Hollywood will also be performing from 12pm.

‘We want to celebrate with all the family and friends that have helped make iFLY so successful.’

Celebrations kick off at 9.00am (QLD Time) with a demonstration from World 4th Junior Freestyle Indoor Skydiver Sarah Yates every hour.

When: Saturday 11th February, 2017

Time: 9.00am to 6.00pm

Where: 3084 Surfers Paradise Boulevarde, Surfers Paradise QLD

iFLY Indoor Skydiving is suitable for people of all skill levels and any age from 3 to 103!

Packages start from $99pp and are available now through the iFLY Gold Coast website: https://downunder.iflyworld.com/goldcoast

iFLY also offers corporate packages and team building events, parties and school education programs. For further information, please go to: www.ifly.com.au