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Macintosh Island Park

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Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
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“main beach” (11 reviews)
“bird life” (8 reviews)
“big foot” (4 reviews)
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Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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"main beach"
in 11 reviews
"bird life"
in 8 reviews
"big foot"
in 4 reviews
"family bbq"
in 3 reviews
"highway side"
in 3 reviews
"bbq facilities"
in 3 reviews
"including peacocks"
in 2 reviews
"walk across the bridge"
in 2 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 2 reviews
"car racing"
in 2 reviews
"whole family"
in 4 reviews
"the gold coast"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"playground"
in 12 reviews
"picnic"
in 12 reviews
"birds"
in 20 reviews
"mackintosh"
in 14 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 9 November 2017

You can fish the canal for crabs and fish- make your own tea using free hot water tap. Nice gardens to spend a while.

Thank Gareth G
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

The infrastructure within the park and surrounds may have detracted from the perfect experience but I am not sure. Bigfoot was great for the kids and the amenities are clean and well cared for but not much else to see to be honest. walking paths...More

Thank Natalie1964
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

At any time other than the months prior to during and after the car racing this Little park is well worth a visit. There is an ornamental lake with an island where the Ibis and Cormorants perch, gardens with friendly ducks, Geese and Peacocks strutting...More

1  Thank John G
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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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