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Fun for all the family

Just $3 per child and free for accompanying adults, this is a fun ride for every age group... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeanette N
Brisbane, Australia
128 years young!

The Rotary Carousel is an amazing feature that sits in the middle of the Victoria Avenue pedestrian... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Victoria Avenue Plaza, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just $3 per child and free for accompanying adults, this is a fun ride for every age group. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Jeanette N
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The Rotary Carousel is an amazing feature that sits in the middle of the Victoria Avenue pedestrian area outside the Oasis mall. It was 128 years old when we were ther in April this year and is only $2 a ride. The hilarious “cat lady”...More

Thank lizdunn
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Broadbeach Rotary Carousel has been an iconic venue for a long time. Mostly it sat unattended and in a sad state! However, recently the Carousel “ came to life” and is giving joy to many young riders. Colourful horses 🐎 ply to music 🎵...More

Thank BabsGoldCoast
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful Carousel our children loved it and for a gold donation for a ride we went back several times well done to the rotary club for the great work

Thank Grant W
Reviewed 28 March 2018

What a shame this has been shut down - said it was going to be refurbished and maintenance scheduled however nothing has happened and it is such a wonderful thing for kids and now all they can do is walk past it and say to...More

1  Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This carousel is under redevolpment still in march.Has security fencing around it.there seems to be the workmen there at times

Thank didee62
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This carousel has not operated for the last 6 months. I am under the impression that it going to be moved elsewhere

Thank Thommo45
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This Carousel has been there for as long as I can remember. The kids love it as do plenty of adults. Definitely an attraction that needs to stay. Recommend a visit if you need to pacify the young ones.

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great attraction for children. Only costs a gold coin donation. quite a long ride as well. You can even use on a rainy day.

Thank jemGoldCoastOz
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Beautiful old carousel right in the middle of the mall. Just a delight to put the kids on for a quick ride.

Thank 257Trinah
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