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Macintosh Island Park

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#16 of 72 things to do in Surfers Paradise Features Animals
Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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“bird life” (7 reviews)
“main beach” (10 reviews)
Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank John G
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

School holiday fun at the puppet show for the kids and then a picnic in macintosh island park. Plenty of playgrounds with slides and climbing. Walking paths for scooters, rollerblading or bikes. The enclosure for the peacocks and if it was hot enough a dip...More

Thank BlakDotme
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Came across this park after going for a walk a long the beach. Great bird life with great amenities. Was a little busy with BBQ's and parties, but a great walking track and wetlands. Looks like it may even have a small beach/ water access...More

Thank jimmyWollongong
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely park to visit with kids. There's loads of birds to look at and things for children to play on. Great spot to have to have lunch. Easy walk to the beach

Thank Mish H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Amazing park in the heart of Surfers. Great for picnics, walks and bird watching. I walk mu puppy though the park and we enjoy watching the ducks and their ducklings grow, many peacocks roaming the grounds and even hiding in the trees. Beautiful grounds and...More

Thank melissacasbolt
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice parklands - very open and spacious - check out the cave and hopefully the peacocks will be roaming around. Great park to walk through to go over to the beach at Main Beach. Good place for a picnic also and great place for children...More

Thank madamdiver
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Iv been going to this park since i was a child and still to this day i go their with my son. Its a great family park with BBQ areas ,swings ,bike tracks and a great secret fishing spot. make sure if your with your...More

Thank Tamara A
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This park is so peaceful considering it is located between Main Beach and the Gild Coast Highway. There is plenty of parking when accessing the site from the Gold Coast Highway side of the park. If your coming from Main Beach there is a concrete...More

Thank Smod75
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Macintosh Island is a lovely park to visit. Great BBQ area, lots of room to play. Kids can feed the ducks and peacocks.

Thank Lizzi1970food
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This park has amazing birdlife. There are plenty of bbq"s and play areas for the little ones.It is quite large so you can fill in plenty of time just wandering and enjoying the sights.

Thank pleaze
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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
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.
Jeannette K
28 July 2015|
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Response from Herpam D | Reviewed this property |
Jeannette yes you can on the leash. Have fun:-)