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Amazing Views

This lookout has amazing views of snapper rocks and into the distance you can see Surfers Paradise... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tracyann2406
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Melbourne, Australia
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History buffs rejoice

Point Danger gets its name from Caprain James Cook map reference. There are plaques comemorating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
_Umair_HG
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This lookout has amazing views of snapper rocks and into the distance you can see Surfers Paradise, in the other direction is Point Danger, the lookout is great with the Captain Cook memorial a fantastic spot for photo's

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tracyann2406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Point Danger gets its name from Caprain James Cook map reference. There are plaques comemorating his exploration of the region. But what is fascinating is the Centaur memorial and the records of all merchant navy and naval vessels sunk during second world war. Take a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank _Umair_HG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lookout is a good one where you can hangout with family or friends. There are cafes close by as well. Its a very nice place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IftekharA-Sep2016
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Point danger, at the southern end of the Gold Coast is a fantastic spot to explore the coast. The point is well formed with walkways, picnic tables, information panels, memorials and the like. Due to its elevation, this a a great location to check the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Odyssey811876
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Saw lots of whales breeching clearly with the naked eye as they moved into shore at a common congregating place for whales off the coast at Point Danger on the Gold Coast. Remarkable creatures & a remarkable sight! On their way down south with their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1AnnetteA
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I took my American visitors to the Gold Coast and in particular Point Danger so that they could experience having a foot in both NSW and Qld at the same time. The views from the memorial are spectacular. We also walked along the path which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MadelineW1948
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A memorial to the many ships that have sunk around the coast of Australia, particularly during war time. Quite nice views as well.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

After seeing humpbacks up close with Whales in Paradise we wanted to go and look for them ourselves from a coastal lookout point. After a little online research we decided to try Point Danger in Coolangatta/Tweed. The setting is beautiful and we immediately spotted whales...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Emz82_in_uk
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We have been going to Broadbeach and Coolangatta for many years and always make the trip up the hill to the lookout. The views are spectacular looking down over where the Tweed River enters the ocean and further down to NSW. There are a couple...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank longhaven
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I found myself here multiple time in the lead up to the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast spending my lunch breaks here. Beautiful warm sunny days, enjoying the view and watching the waves roll in.

Date of experience: August 2018
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