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The Rockpools

Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“rock pools” (41 reviews)
“young children” (24 reviews)
LOCATION
Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5581 1615
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"rock pools"
in 41 reviews
"lifeguard on duty"
in 17 reviews
"young children"
in 24 reviews
"great for kids"
in 14 reviews
"water features"
in 10 reviews
"cool off"
in 6 reviews
"broadwater parklands"
in 21 reviews
"water play"
in 8 reviews
"free activity"
in 5 reviews
"kids love"
in 9 reviews
"all ages"
in 18 reviews
"free bbqs"
in 4 reviews
"keep an eye"
in 5 reviews
"life guards"
in 8 reviews
"the gold coast"
in 22 reviews
"great area"
in 8 reviews
"free wifi"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My grandsons just love this water playground. I took my oldest grandson when they first opened and we were both so excited we arrived at nine am and didn't leave till five in the afternoon as there was a storm brewing. It's the best

Thank Judy F
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This place is fantastic for kids especially toddlers. I would advise you to get down there early on a hot day as all the shade under the umbrellas/trees are taken. Very safe place with lifeguards about. Can't believe this place is FREE!

Thank calinya
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Iv taken my son here on many occasions and had a few birthdays and bbqs here at the broad water over the years, i live about 5 mins away from here in southport its my local park and we are very lucky to such a...More

1  Thank Tamara A
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

What an amazing FREE place to take the family on a hot summers day or cool winter day. Summer is amazing with the water play, shady trees and the calm Broadwater. Winter days can be spent laying around on the grass watching the kids in...More

4  Thank craigandjools
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent place for the kids to go wild as my boys enjoy going almost every weekend to cool down and play with other kids

Thank goodyear05
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have taken a couple of children here that I look after and had an absolute ball. Perfect on hot days here on the Coast. The children have run from water feature to water feature, and it has always been safe for them to play....More

Thank Lee W
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful for toddlers very safe great family atmosphere. Loads of BBQ and open spaces nearby for the family picknick.

Thank bernardosullivan
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome rockpool and swim play areas for the younger kids - safe and easy for parents to keep an eye out for thge little ones. Well donbe Gold Coast Council

Thank Justin B
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Great free venue, the kids loved it. Lots of shade and areas to sit. Great take away fish restaurant near by with excellent squid. This venue is very suitable for young kids.

Thank amanda w
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

What an awesome place. We came here for a look and were not aware of all the water activities. There is a protected beach, floating obstacle course and a kids water play area. My 3 year old was in heaven at the water play area....More

Thank biancahewitt
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Towhidul I
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13 February 2018|
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Response from Colin V | Reviewed this property |
If you are seeking an excellent swimming hole to cool down ... head to the Currumbin Rock Pool. If you go online and search Currumbin Rock Pool you find a page with the location, will need a vehicle to get there only... More
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marnieamos
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Response from dougnorm | Reviewed this property |
From the City of Gold Coast web page: The Rockpools are manned by lifeguards during opening hours and are completely free. 1 February to 31 March: 8am to 6pm (closed every Tuesday morning for maintenance until midday) 1... More
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