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Marcoola Beach

The Esplanade, Marcoola, Queensland, Australia
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Beautiful well maintained beach!

Guarded by the friendliest life guards! Sand is amazing!! Plenty of room to set out your towels and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kammi R
,
Devon
Great dog friendly beach!

Marcoola Beach is a clean, dog friendly beach. The weather is generally good. The beach is great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Faint1
,
Falls Creek
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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The Esplanade, Marcoola, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Guarded by the friendliest life guards! Sand is amazing!! Plenty of room to set out your towels and umbrellas!

Thank Kammi R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marcoola Beach is a clean, dog friendly beach. The weather is generally good. The beach is great for swimming and walking.

Thank Faint1
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a number of access tracks leading to the beach from a concrete path that goes for miles passing by the Surf Club & shops. The beach walk was very pleasant the water was warmer than I expected the golden sand was clean and...More

Thank Rod S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my local beaches and it is fabulous. Powdery sand, good waves and not too many rips. Lifeguards to keep you safe. No dogs unless on a leash (yah) and attracts a family, retired, young age group. Safe beach to bring the...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Hardly anyone about apart from the odd dog walker. Quite big waves, a few surfies and Marcoola Surf Patrol on duty outside the surf club so don't forget to swim between the flags. Clean but sand is soft so hard going under foot. Nice ocean...More

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of access points and patrolled area. Beautiful at anytime of the day for walks and opportunity for some body surfing with the kids. Can be quite a current one way or the other so stick to the patrolled flagged area. Enjoy another magnificent part...More

Thank Al_from_Tas
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Small to moderate waves, perfect for families. Patrolled section. Very clean and not crowded at all.

Thank higgo2015
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Huge expanse of beautiful clean white sand and glistening blue ocean..... is never too crowded, in fact, quite the opposite. So lovely to see people of all ages enjoying themselves, relaxing and having fun. No shade at all, no shady trees lining the beach, so...More

Thank Kylie A
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My 9 year old daughter and I often wonder on this beautiful beach watching the kite surfers and occasionally patting a friendly dog or two. This is a beautiful wide open beach where dogs on leash are very welcomed. With beautiful views and friendly locals...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

As stated above beautiful non crowded patrolled beach. Great for families & holiday makers. Dog friendly lots of local dog walkers

Thank helenannpederson
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