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Macintosh Island Park

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Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
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“bird life” (9 reviews)
“main beach” (10 reviews)
“big foot” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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"bird life"
in 9 reviews
"main beach"
in 10 reviews
"big foot"
in 5 reviews
"family bbq"
in 3 reviews
"highway side"
in 3 reviews
"bbq facilities"
in 3 reviews
"suspension bridge"
in 3 reviews
"car racing"
in 3 reviews
"including peacocks"
in 2 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 2 reviews
"short stroll"
in 2 reviews
"whole family"
in 4 reviews
"the gold coast"
in 6 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"playground"
in 12 reviews
"picnic"
in 13 reviews
"birds"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Live on the Gold Coast. Have passed this little gem a thousand times, until decided to stop and smell the roses. Parked on the beach side, much more interesting approach across the river bridge. The park land borders the river and is well landscaped, with...More

Thank johnhudson542
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

For those that follow the motor sports and see this area as nothing but an area full of merchandising stalls when the car racing invaded the tranquility of the park every October there is another side to the park. A wander through it st any...More

Thank John G
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

we didnt even know this place existed , but it was a great find close to the beach and good facilities for parties and bbqs. perfect place for kids and free parking which was a bonus.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We drive past here all the time, and keep saying ‘yeah, we should stop and have a picnic...’ but then get caught up in the daily grind and another week has gone... It’s so pretty here, and quiet. Kids can play fairly safely especially if...More

Thank minnie242
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Macintosh Island Park is a wonderful large park just minutes walk from the beach. It is fully geared up for families and friends to get together and have a bbq, celebrate a birthday or just get together for no particular reason. You don't have to...More

Thank Matt J
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

There are birds just walking around including peacocks and lots of BBQ areas. Not a busy park so really lovely for a stroll.

Thank Lauriita
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Visited during Commonwealth games 2018 when volunteering. It wasva staging area for transport and closed for general public at the time Has parking and toilet facilities

Thank toowoomba4350
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Fantastic park for the kids and adults alike. huge kids playground lots of bbqs around the park which are spotless. every January the peacocks hatch new peachicks so we love walking through the park and pick up the feathers that the males drop after the...More

1  Thank azra h
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Love this park with friendly peacocks and Big Foot's Cave in the chidren's playground. Walk up along the beach to Main Beach and go accross the foot bridge. Or get off the tram at Main Beach. If you can't see the peacocks, just walk up...More

1  Thank anniestravelreviews
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The place is nice and quite. Gives a good time for a stroll and watching the surroundings. Worth a visit after all that beach sports.

Thank KhalidNavigator
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321sarah2014
26 October 2016|
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Response from Felicity_19791 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. There are plenty of walking paths, you can cross the bridge and go to the beach. As you cruise along the paths you will find peacocks, pea hens, ducks and swamp hens. Relax and feed the ducks, explore the park... More
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Martina S
1 October 2016|
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Response from MBB1952 | Reviewed this property |
It is all for free Martina, if you have old bread bring it for the birds, peacocks,geese & ducks, have fun.
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