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Coolangatta Beach

Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Soft sand, wide beaches, no crowds, we did the First Annual Boxing Day Surf Crash at 7:00Am on the 26th. We had a hoot! Such a wonderful usable beach like we don't have here in Northern CA.

Thank Timothy O
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a great beach for all ages. Great for sitting kn beach and digging holes. Great for swimming. Terrific for taking photos at.

Thank C2199MAsharonw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful beach Lots of sand to play in so you don't get in other people's space. Surf was lovely. A nice path for beach walks if you don't want to go in the sand (handy with the pram) and lots of playgrounds close too!...More

Thank Bec Maida C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm amazed with how beautiful this beach is. Perhaps it's all of Aussie that has beaches that are beautiful? Well, worth a visit in my opinion!

Thank Ellekjc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here around New Years each year and have loved it each time. It’s fun, family friendly, in a convenient location and great beach volleyball courts. There is a lack in toilets and you have to walk all the way to the strand to...More

1  Thank Elexandra_Granland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big and clean beach with a beautiful clear water . This beach is suitable for swimmers and beginner surfers ! It is simply amazing, not too hot thanks to the breeze and spacious even if crowded.

Thank Martina P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What pristine water and sand at this beach! The water so clear and clean with fun waves to keep you bobbing up and down. Hold on to your eyeglasses, sunglasses and/or hat though as those waves can take those things right off you!!. Also, the...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With three hour parking near the beach we thought that it wouldn’t be enough for a day trip but we were wrong. Three hour parking by the foreshore gave us sufficient time to Slip Slop Slap, go to the bathrooms underneath the Surf Club to...More

Thank Jenflipcow
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely expansive beach with lots of lovely shops and restaurants. Kids playground and lovely point for surfing. Lots of room to relax, parking is ample and you can park a few streets away and walk if you don't get in the beach side car...More

Thank Shangod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelling the east coast of Australia we started from Cairns going to Sydney. The sweet spot on the east coast must be Coolangatta. Sure - it’s a lot of people, but it wasn’t overcrowded. Braches are nice, water temperature is a litte lower than in...More

1  Thank Jörgen E
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Response from TheCriticGC | Reviewed this property |
Yes and no.....the main section of the beach I believe is for On Leash only and swections that are dog beaches...however.....just down the road in Palm Beach...there is an AMAING water way, beachhead and leash free dog beach... More