Coolangatta Beach, Coolangatta

#3 of 11 in Beaches in Gold Coast
Beach · Nature / Park
Coolangatta Beach, considered the end of the Gold Coast, offers blue waters and a wide stretch of sand, frequented by picnicking locals each day at sunset. This area is family-friendly, safe, and rarely crowded by tourists. You can surf, swim, scuba dive, or simply relax on the warm sand. Lots of cafes and shops dot the beach, and several large restaurants are within walking distance of the sand. Don't miss walking out to the Snapper Rocks, where many Australian and world champion surfers first took to the waves. Using our online itinerary creator, Gold Coast attractions like Coolangatta Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Clean and safe beach, well patrolled and plenty of space to spread out and enjoy the surf. We are so lucky to have Surf Life Savers available to ensure our safety. Only a bit of shade so if you...  more »
  • This beach is just beautiful, swam here a week ago, the water always seems to be clean and safe, plenty of lifesavers, so feel very safe  more »
  • Waves and good vibes
  • Nice clean beach

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