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Great little lookout

It is a small but steep climb - and I think climbing is more fun than driving up - followed by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
haplocenta
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Brisbane, Australia
Best view, worth a visit

Amazing un-interupted views of the entire Gold Coast, parking around is unmetered. Great spot to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jodi G
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Coolangatta, Australia
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Gold Coast Highway, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 2535, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a small but steep climb - and I think climbing is more fun than driving up - followed by breathtaking views West to Surfers Paradise and East along Coolangatta beach.

Thank haplocenta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing un-interupted views of the entire Gold Coast, parking around is unmetered. Great spot to watch whales as they have binoculars up there and also BBQs so a good spot for a BBQ/picnic.

Thank Jodi G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the short steep walk up here, or drive around the block to access the lovely 180 deg sea view and look right down the esplande of Coolangatta.

Thank DebsUSAdventures
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Staying or parking at Kirra or Coolangatta take the time to visit the Kirra pagoda which juts out over the sands/sea of Kirra Beach. Remember the camera and a cool drink and take time to absorb the beauty that unfolds!

Thank kevlornaanderson
Reviewed July 14, 2018

A must see when in Coolangatta/Kirra, offers great exercise walking up the path from Coolangatta side or the steps from Kirra side to the top and then the view is awesome. The rusty eagle 🦅 is good too, also great place for a picnic with...More

Thank Valarietom
Reviewed May 9, 2018

What a perfect location to see from Surfers Paradise right along to Greenmount Beach. Great breeze most times. Easy parking and convenient to get to.

1  Thank Mario Fiona G
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Yes you can walk, however we visited in pretty inclement weather when we were driving through, so drove up for rain-covered views on the day, however still got some pretty good happy snaps, and it does offer some great views of the beaches. Well worth...More

2  Thank TravellerPete82
Reviewed April 21, 2018

You can’t got to Cooley without walking to Kirra Hill. Beautiful views of the coast and beyond. Awesome Instagram opportunities!

1  Thank Mannianne
Reviewed March 31, 2018

Great views from the top. Can drive to it but you must climb the hill at least once and be rewarded by the view and breeze.

1  Thank KTT62
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Arrived about 1/2 hour before sunrise and lucky us no one else else here, spectacular views watching the Sun rise over the far horizon, which was somewhat spoilt by mother nature as thick dark clouds rolled up from the south and obliterated the sun, still...More

1  Thank Koalaphil
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