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Point Cartwright

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Definitely you must come here to check out the views, awesome! Car park very close and walk a few... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Isabel B
Melbourne, Australia

Great walk around Point Cartwright. The mural is fantastic and the views are breathtaking. It's a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Voula K
Geelong, Australia
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Pacific Boulevard, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Point Cartwright Reserve is right on the mouth of the Mooloolah River. There is a nice walk around the reserve or further down to the beach as-well. There are also toilets and picnic facilities. We did not however visit the lighthouse.

3  Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Not my favourite area, perhaps coloured by the "suburbia" and shopping centres you pass through to get here. Prefer Point Arkwright further up the coast for the nature and boardwalks.

1  Thank RonWamberal
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All reviews la balsa water tower beautiful walk beautiful spot sunshine coast off leash boats coming and going flat walk ocean side light house rock wall rock pools mooloolah river picnic lunch watch the sunrise great place for a walk outdoor gym
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely you must come here to check out the views, awesome! Car park very close and walk a few metres. Remember to see the huge water tank painted. The lighthouse is very impressive it stands at 30 metres high. Highly recommended. Free and toilets at...More

Thank Isabel B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great walk around Point Cartwright. The mural is fantastic and the views are breathtaking. It's a beautifl place to visit.

Thank Voula K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great spot for a walk and to spot whales. Don't miss. Check out the interpretive signs and spot wild life.

Thank Clint52Turangi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take a short or longer walk to the lighthouse for magnificent views of Mooloolaba north and the coast south

Thank LesW2020
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Great spot to walk. Dog loves it. Kids can walk, ride etc. Magnificent views. Great Café close by at One at La Balsa. Outdoor gym. A few playground spots, one fenced for the little ones. BBQ's & tables. Excellent Family spot.

Thank Tripuz
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Point Cartwright is located at the most northern end of Kawana Beach, from the Mooloolaba Beach rock wall we had glimpses of the Point Cartwright lighthouse, there is no foot crossing over the Mooloolah River. Point Cartwright is best accessed by car travelling along Pacific...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Another great spot to visit when in Mooloolaba on holidays. Great scenery and beach to inspect and walk along for some distance.

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A little bit removed from the busier more accessible places in the area Port Cartwright offers a beautiful rocky beach that seems to be slightly different every time we visit. One of my favourite places on the Sunny Coast. Worth the walk to get out...More

Thank Rod427
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Great place, very special, and a proposal here is the perfect place, although it ifs rainy and/or windy, don't worry about a great hair style. Wonderful scenic place

Thank Bernice D
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We visited this area while on holidays at Caloundra. The lighthouse and the walk around to La Balsa park was very relaxing. The park at the lighthouse had wonderful views of Mooloolaba and La Balsa park was wonderful for picnicking.

1  Thank Carol C
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