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Pelican Feeding

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371 Marine Pde, Labrador, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
+61 7 5527 1100
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Birds 🦅 fishing !

Living near Charis seafood , I often walk by and watch the local pelican activity. At 1.30 most... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BabsGoldCoast
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Gold Coast
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Interesting!

it's very interesting and amazing that so many Pelicans gathers together for a feed and you don't... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
kyielee
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Queensland, Australia
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371 Marine Pde, Labrador, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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"seafood restaurant"
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"free event"
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"large birds"
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"fish shop"
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"waiting patiently"
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"free entertainment"
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"young ones"
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"great for kids"
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"magnificent birds"
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"fish guts"
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"pelicans"
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"chars"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living near Charis seafood , I often walk by and watch the local pelican activity. At 1.30 most days these very large birds fly in and wait patiently in the lagoon for the fish off cuts from Charis Seafood cafe. Quite a large crowd will...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

it's very interesting and amazing that so many Pelicans gathers together for a feed and you don't get many chances to see that anywhere else. imagine pelicans doing the same trick as your dog, throw food and they catch it in the air! it gets...More

Thank kyielee
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

I have been to see this a few times now as it fascinates me the way the pelicans seem to know what time it is and start gathering on the beach to wait to be fed. They just stand around waiting not bothered by the...More

Thank Glasgowlass2014
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

just behind Charis seafood the pelicans start gathering quite early as they know it will be feeding time at 13.30 and it is great to see them flying into the lake. before the feeding you can enjoy a swim in the lake or some fish&chips...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

very interesting free entertainment. Lovely walk along broadwater and then can sit down and have a lovely meal on the broadwater

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Nothing like seeing the Pelicans gliding in the air waiting to line up for their daily feed. Living locally we always take visitors over to watch the daily procession of these fascinating birds.

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Reviewed January 10, 2018

Worth to came earlier because for me was more interesting to see how do the pelicans gathering to the feeding spot, rather that they eat. Big birds flying above you and walking to the coast, when they feel needed time ;) Not much people around,...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

The pelicans turn up about 1.30 for a feed. Great to watch. It can get a bit crowded on the weekend and I suggest getting there early so that you don't have to park the car too far from the shop,where they feed them. The...More

Thank Louise D
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

We went to Charis Seafoods to buy a casual lunch and catch the pelican feeding. Great to watch, especially for the kids and the seafood from Charis brothers is great!

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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Gold Coast tradition. Charis's seafood has been here since at least 1974 when I first came here on holiday....now I live here. Always has been the best fish and chips so fresh and crunchy batter. Started as a wooden beach shack now so famously...More

Thank k1952
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