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Out of the way

We visited here to do a bit of fishing, kayaking and relaxing. It is a well set up marina with... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
Denis E
Kyogle, Australia
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Quieter part of town

Carlo Point Marina is away from the crowds and a little less hectic which appealed to us. At high... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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11 Carlo Rd, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We visited here to do a bit of fishing, kayaking and relaxing. It is a well set up marina with plenty of parking. It adjoins a caravan park with good sites and amenities. A bonus was the dolphin which came in seeking a feed, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Denis E
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Carlo Point Marina is away from the crowds and a little less hectic which appealed to us. At high tide there is the chance to view dolphins coming in chasing fish. A quiet little paradise with plenty of area for boats.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank paulen25
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Breakfast with a view, overlooking the yachts in the marina. Extensive, interesting menu. Very reasonable prices. A most enjoyable breakfast spot.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We stayed at Rainbow Beach Holiday Park, which has changed their name from Gateway Lifestyle Rainbow Waters. They are under new management and have a dynamic team running the resort. Lots of additions and renovations are in the process now with so many improvements coming....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Dianne A
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This location was one of the highlights of our holiday. If you are lucky, are there during medium to high tides, and bring your swimming gear, you may be able to get close to an amazing marine animal for free. Just keep out of the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank stephenk1977
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't get here for sunrise but the sunset was pretty special, with pelicans, mudflats, local fisher people, and a few boats around. High tide would be best for great photos, I think. Watch out for midges. On our visit (winter) it was quiet except...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KNewmanTyler
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Clean, modern and a great place to throw a line in and chat with the locals about their daily catch.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Suzanne I
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Carlo Point Marina is a great spot to watch the sun go down. We brought our own drinks and sat at the marina, however there is also a restaurant here which could be worth a try during sunset (we didn't give the restaurant a try...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Dadzi
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Went there in late afternoon to see the sunset over the calm waters. Lovely place to just sit and contemplate the beauty of our land and nature

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank rita532016
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Close to Rainbow Waters Holiday park. Large boat ramp so no need to wait. Many boating options. Nice spot to see the sunrise or sunset.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Sophia D
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Lorre T
7 September 2018|
Response from Deejaypalmer | Reviewed this property |
Its probably a 20-30min walk from the marina
Irene D
6 January 2017|
Response from Denis E | Reviewed this property |
You catch the ferry at Inskip point, not at the marina.