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Coolangatta Beach

Coolangatta, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 20 Attractions in Coolangatta
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Spent a lovely day on the beach here with friends on our trip to Australia. Nice small town with plenty of shops and cafes as well. Well worth a visit

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Terrigal, Australia
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56 attraction reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

Beautiful beach - white sand crystal clear water - patrolled by lifeguards - handy to any number of cafe and restaurants - free parking.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 NEW

This beach is world class and would be so to many tourists. It was clean, easily accessed and patrolled for safe swimming. The sand was yellow, the sea was blue and the sky was clear. An ideal combination.

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Melbourne
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We love Coolangatta beach, the beach is beautiful white sand with clear, warm water. The waves are usually gentle enough for kids to play and have fun in too

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Sydney
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a great beach with lots of picnic and bar-b-que areas and shops close by. Patrolled and very safe for children.

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The first time you lay your eyes on this beach and surrounding area you'll fall in love with it. Beautiful water, safe swimming and lovely sand to lay on for sun baking! Once you experience Coolangatta beach you'll want to add this destination to your holiday plans year after year.

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Love this beach, sheltered, beautiful, clean and patrolled. What more could you ask for? We have been coming here for years, great for kids and adults alike. The beach is gorgeous, white sand and very clean. Lots of activities including surf lessons are available. Straight across the road there are lots of cafés, something for everyone.

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Brisbane, Australia
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13 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Situated at the southern end of Queensland's Gold Coast is Coolangatta. It is right on the border of New South Wales and neighbours Tweed Heads, just over the border. It's quite fun to have your picture taken with one foot in each state! Coolangatta has a lot to offer, especially during the holiday seasons. Every year in a park at... More

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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

North facing beach, giving calmer, clearer waters. Perfect for the families. The beach looks towards the skyscrapers of Surfer Paradise. Plenty of beautiful sandy, sand to walk along. On Greenmount side there is a boardwalk which takes you around to Rainbow Beach and Snapper Rocks (all level walking). Look out for the wildlife, bush turkeys and lizards abound!

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Murwillumbah, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Busy but expansive beach, lots of clean fresh sand and a nice rock area with BBQ area and view from headland. Been here many, many times, great for any beach lover.

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