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Coolangatta Beach

Coolangatta, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 17 attractions in Coolangatta
Type: Beaches
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Mount Helena, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Beautiful clean beach, huge expanse of sand. Surf Life Saving Club on hand. Plenty of surfing activity.

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Warragul, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Australia undoubtably had the best beaches in the world & Coolangatta beach is up there near the top! A beautiful place for long walks along the sand!

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This glorious stretch of beach is patrolled and is very safe. Crystal blue water and a long stretch of pure white sand make it ideal for long walks. The gentle surf was perfect for body and board surfers.

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Gold Coast
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82 reviews 82 reviews
27 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Long beach for walks and cafes. Very popular , markets also right by beach each month. People watch , surfers etc

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Creswick, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

A safe beach which is very user friendly. Faces the right way for some surf but calm enough for swimming. Supervised. Has a nice walk around the headland with great views over Coolangatta. and is opposite plenty of shops, restaurants and hotels. Very nice sandy beach, very clean, but not crowded. My favourite beach on the Gold Coast.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

excellent beaches friendly atmosphere ,clubs in tweed good meals and entertainment most nights..local drivers got no time for sightseers that aside trim bushes on main street in coolangatta

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Did not swim at the beach but excellent for walking and people watching. Sand was cleaned overnight so no danger of walking on anything dangerous

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Love this beach. White sands, aqua water, pretty surrounds and magical feel. Coffee and ice cream shops across the road, public toilets outdoor showers makes for a relaxed and carefree day.

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Brisbane
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Coolangatta is by far the best beach on the Gold Coast. Never disappoints and there are great places to see and go for lunch.

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Melbourne
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79 reviews 79 reviews
19 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

We been here for a week. Lovely apartment at Reflections in a sub penthouse. Coolangatta beach is lovely. Morning walks a great way to start the day. Surfers out in the water and and the beach we'll patrolled by surf life savers. Multi million$ apartments abound and the beach and water the main attraction. But I don't 'get' the restaurant... More

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