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Broadwater Parklands

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Great morning out

Caught the tram to Southport for the Broadwater parklands. Washstand a terrific place for you kids... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
A lovely spot!

Take the light rail and walk if you wish.....without the hassle of parking. Lovely play areas for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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“rock pools”(14 reviews)
“city council”(8 reviews)
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Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caught the tram to Southport for the Broadwater parklands. Washstand a terrific place for you kids and adults alike. We went to the Rockpool area for 1.5 hrs and there is plenty of shade, a lifeguard and lots of entertainment for the kids. Just a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rocht
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the light rail and walk if you wish.....without the hassle of parking. Lovely play areas for the kids and enclosed safe swimming. Great for a picnic, walking, cycling etc.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lyrebird6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live two blocks from the Broadwater Parklands and often spend the afternoon at the Broadwater Parklands. There is a lagoon pool in front of Charis Sea Foods that is safe for children of all ages. What better than a peaceful afternoon earring fish and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnplumridge2011
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Broadwater Parklands are located in Southport and are OK for a stroll or even to drop in for a swim however there are some issues there as there is limited parking and the place likes something like onsite food and drink stores. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffsreview
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Relaxing and fun for all ages to relax, play or exercise! A wide variety of wvents are held here at different times also. Great places to eat are here and close to Aust Fair for shopping too! 😎

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dennetted
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We came here on 2 separate occasions while on holidays and we still didn't manage to see/do everything this place has to offer. Our first visit was on a Saturday mid-morning on a day when there was a musical festival on in the afternoon, so...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank scottbeesley86
Reviewed 9 December 2018

How nice it is to wander these beautifully kept parklands that are like an oasis riget in the center of southport. This is a great place for the whole family to enjoy and experience. Well done to the GC CC.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Mid week visit to the parklands and it was very quiet when we arrived about lunchtime. Good disabled parking close to cafe, rockpools, pier and lawn and the paths are brilliant, flat, well maintained and easy to get mobility aids and prams around. Staff are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pauie
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

We have been to the parklands just about every day of our trip to the Gold Coast. A tram stop is very close by. The playgrounds are great with equipment for younger and older kids. There is a bouncing pillow and a water splash park...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 509asha
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Beautifully laid area with gardens, water anal, restrooms,kids play area and cooking points. Good for family picnics. A great free activity.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ravi S
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Response from AngelaS1959 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know. We didn't need to use any electrical devices.
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Response from Derek A | Reviewed this property |
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