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Carlo Sand Blow

104 Cooloola Dr, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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Tandem Skydive over Fraser Island
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“short walk” (49 reviews)
“car park” (75 reviews)
“easy walk” (24 reviews)
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104 Cooloola Dr, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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"short walk"
in 49 reviews
"car park"
in 75 reviews
"easy walk"
in 24 reviews
"watch the sunset"
in 15 reviews
"amazing views"
in 26 reviews
"natural wonder"
in 13 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 11 reviews
"nice walk"
in 11 reviews
"few steps"
in 7 reviews
"body boards"
in 7 reviews
"the cliff"
in 9 reviews
"bush track"
in 10 reviews
"town centre"
in 5 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 5 reviews
"an amazing place"
in 7 reviews
"mother nature"
in 7 reviews
"captain cook"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This HUGE sandblow is well worth visiting. It can be driven to and is a short walk to visit or it can be part of longer and MUCH longer multiple day walks. Views of the ocean can be seen from several aspects.

Thank TravellerFaye
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to the entrance of the National Park as it was a pretty steep walk from town.Its about a ten minute walk to the sand blow, look one wat towards the water and beach then turn the other way and its a beautiful view...More

1  Thank AnnieCaloundra
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Well worth the short drive from Rainbow Beach. The blow is about 3 minute walk from the Nat Parks car park and has to be experienced. It’s worth walking right up the far side to get a view of the ocean and the hinterland.

Thank 76jmw
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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

The sand blow is a short walk from the centre of rainbow beach. I didn’t know what to expect but was blown away by how amazing this huge sand dune is. It’s a great place to see the sunset. You can also go sandboarding if...More

Thank Rachb911
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

ditch the flip flops and just feel this sand between your toes it is heavenly. Scenery is awesome and the colors you see reflected on the sands at sunset is special.

Thank HRichie9
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

A short walk from the car park or probably a 20 to 30 min walk from the town. Great sand, lots of people sliding down the sand slopes and great for a sunset in the right conditions. This is a great place to go to...More

Thank Colin_Guernsey
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Wow! Like being on another planet! Sunsets are amazing to see here! The views are incredible! Peaceful and beautiful!

Thank lulu1953
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

A natural feature of Rainbow Blow a fantastic walk through natural bush proceeds the viewing platform to Carlo Sand Blow. It is an easy walk my wife is an above knee amputee and she handled it well with a little assistance!

Thank vaezzy
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Huge amount of sand that’s been blown inland, surrounded by trees and bush. Pretty good photo stop too!

Thank Helie1992
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

It was the last thing we expected on exiting the bush track from the car park. The vast area of sand was spectacular as were the views over the ocean and also inland towards the Tin Can Bay area. The weather wasn't great during our...More

Thank OzTravellers2011
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Emily F
June 14, 2017|
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Response from TravellerPete1475 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a cheap board at the surf shop in Rainbow Beach. Have fun!
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Jbriceno10
January 8, 2016|
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