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Bluewater Lagoon

Caneland ark River Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
+61 1300 622 529
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Great swim Centre in middle of town

We visited the lagoons this week with 4 kids in tow. Free entry is great, the pools are immaculate... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Love The Lagoon

My favourite swimming pool. It's so nice here and has a beautiful relaxed scenery. I love it here... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Logan City, Australia
via mobile
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“water park” (21 reviews)
“free entry” (20 reviews)
“on duty” (16 reviews)
Caneland ark River Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
+61 1300 622 529
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the lagoons this week with 4 kids in tow. Free entry is great, the pools are immaculate and he grounds clean and tidy. This is a great facility put on by the local council. The cafe is good. Plenty of lifeguards on hand...More

Thank neald328
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My favourite swimming pool. It's so nice here and has a beautiful relaxed scenery. I love it here she always bring the little one to swim.

Thank HoneyHelen67
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here to relax by the water. Fantastic area for kids and adults alike. Well patrolled by lifesaving staff. Clean, green and spacious.Cafe or bring your own. Free entry!

Thank kathyd661
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our kids had heaps of fun here. The pools are great and the play equipment is amazing. In the shoulder months it is really quiet. When we have been to facilities like this in other places, they are usually super crowded!

Thank 122jeff
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Lots of space. Coffee shop is good plenty of room to move, bbq facilities tables and chairs. Grassed areas to lay out in the sun.

Thank Xtrail15
Reviewed 13 July 2017

All my prep for MacKay was down the gurgler when we arrived at Bluewater Lagoon and it was closed. If it needs to be closed for maintenance each year, it surely wouldn't be difficult to close for the same month every year and to advertise...More

Thank nanna552013
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fantastic place for the Kids to have a splash around and burn some energy. Safe with life guards on duty.

Thank Shawgi S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were so looking forward to visiting Bluewater Lagoon. We had it on our to do list for months prior to our visit.. here we were in summery Mackay after escaping chilly winter Sydney.. we drive to the Lagoon and... it's closed until September 1.....More

Thank JoTreuil
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We took 5 kids under 10 to the lagoon. Slides were shut but the kids had a ball. The pools were beach like. We had a coffee from the cafe whilst the kids wore themselves out. This lagoon is free which makes it great for...More

Thank TravellinWoodys
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Excellant facility to take young children for a swim and play in a well supervised pool and surrounds. There is several areas to suit children of all ages. Lot of shade for everyone as well.

Thank ajsteen2016
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Diana H
1 October 2016|
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Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
I seem to recall that there was a no pets allowed (unless companion / assistance dogs) Give the lagoon a ring and they will let you know Hope this helps