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The Rockpools

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Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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“rock pools” (38 reviews)
“young children” (24 reviews)
Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is awesome just to hang out and the kids, we had visitors and the really young ones had a ball and the older ones too.

Thank eloisecherie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, the map address is correct but the link is incorrect, sends you to the university area, don't be fooled. Why is this place getting rave reviews? I think it is because people are so happy to find a free activity, everything costs on the...More

Thank I7477YZchrisg
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Our family visited this Broadwater play park area with our granddaughter earlier this year. She spent hours enjoying everything she had the courage to tackle - swings, rides, water pools, slides & more. If fact, we all had a ball, thanks. You must try this...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

All age groups can enjoy these delightful pools and everyone is safe.A delightful spot to spend several hours being entertained by just watching if you don,t wish to paddle and sit in the pools

1  Thank annasB4439
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed here. The view from this park is beautiful. The shopping center is close and convenient. We bring our lunch and play whole day here!

Thank 直美 庄
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Well laid out with shade and sunny areas, always very clean and tidy with a lifeguard on duty. There is a cafe and great fish and chip restaurant close by. Fish Shak & Coffee Shak.

Thank GinaJohnson
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect for a great day out with the little ones. Especially on a warm sunny day. So much to do and see. With amazing Broadwater views. Rock pools will get busy as it gets warmer. Parking can fill up quickly too. Kids love it! Bring...More

Thank GeeGeeband
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Water play area for smaller kids, great fun for a safe way to let the kids enjoy the water with life guards on duty. (You still need to watch your kids of course!)

Thank Lindley W
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

great place for kids to enjoy. fantastic play area for kids of all ages. Jumping pillow a real highlight

Thank Bsaigal
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Parking is $2 an hour in Broadwater Parkland area. The rockpools are free. How amazing to have this splash area for young children and there is a lifeguard as well. Nice cafes around and two parks within waking distance. Water is cool in winter but...More

Thank WorldTraveller036
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5 March 2017|
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Response from Alicia P | Reviewed this property |
Our winters are mild but the kids may find the water a bit chilly and not sure if the rock pools fill with water during the winter months. I'd suggest calling Gold Coast Council they'd be able to answer any questions... More
16 February 2017|
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Response from Simon S | Reviewed this property |
Hi the Rockpool itself is suitable for young children but not for adults. However there is a large enclosed Broadwater swimming area (free entry) about 100m away and there is our very good Aquatic center. The Aquatic center... More
15 January 2017|
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Response from BeLazy | Reviewed this property |
That's correct. There are great new toilet facilities. However water is really clean.