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Coolangatta Beach

Address: Coolangatta, Queensland, Australia
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Sydney
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

A bit too open for my liking. The water is very shallow, need to go out a long way for deep water. I prefer smaller secluded beaches.

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Life savers either end, lovely stretch of sand, lots of space, good swimming beach and in a great spot near shops and hotels.

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Christchurch
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Golden sands and clear warm water . Perfect for families. Well patrolled beach , a great day out for everyone

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Great beach for all the family. There are always attractions on the grassed area.. The side show is there over the holidays- it is very expensive for what u get. But the kids seem to enjoy it.

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Coolangatta beach is a wonderful beach where small children, families, adolescents and adults can all find suitable conditions to enjoy a day at the beach. There are many eating places close by and excellent facilities along the beach front.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

What Gold Coast beaches are known for...vast, beautiful stretches of beach. We walked from our hotel here and its just spectacular. Early morning walks, the kids running around making sandcastles. Near some great cafes and a view of the Gold Coast coastline. When I think of a peaceful place, I think of this beach.

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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Coolangatta is amazing .... heaps of parking , awesome surf and the coolangatta surf club is right there ... a must visit for the family and friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Coolangatta is a magic place, my favourite in Gold Coast especially Rainbow Bay Beach where the Surf is a religion. You can find an amazing sand amazing waves spectacular Hotels and Bar and a breathtaking view on Surfers Paradise with its skyline!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This beach is a great place to meet and eat at some of the local venues. Well done to all the life savers who do. Great job protecting the many locals and visitors to the area

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Across the road, 50yds to the beach and 50yds to the water. Big beach with plenty of room for all. Showers and other facilities a plenty. Also close to coffee shops etc.

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