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The Rockpools

Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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“rock pools” (89 reviews)
“free fun” (12 reviews)
Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

My young kids had a lot of fun here., older ones not so much. Would definitely come back again with friends.

Thank lisa-croft1978
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had family visiting, two 1yr olds and one 4yr old. they had a great time. It was not too busy as it was a week day. We found shade but I think you will not on a busy day.

Thank LouLar77
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Really nice place to take our kids, we go early play for an hour and then go somewhere for breakfast after. Wish there was something like it in Upper Coomera.

Thank Sheyenne F
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Wonderful facility to take the grandkids to frolic. Take snacks or a picnic lunch and drinks as can be expensive to purchase at food stalls close by. There is usually an icecream van close by for a treat. Again can work out to be expensive,...More

Thank jayjay300646
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great entertainment for toddlers. Always take the grandchildren there when they come to stay even though I have a swimming pool, they love it there.

Thank girlfromOZ1
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very popular spot all year round.not far from Australia Fair shopping centre. plenty of paths for riding bikes or scooters

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 24 October 2016

beautiful little picnic spot to enjoy a family outing, while keeping the kiddies cool. great picnic facilities.

Thank kellyolive
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Seems to be a place where the locals bring their kids to play in shallow safe pools. Even has a lifeguard although the pools are only a few inches deep. Probably more a place for locals with children but may be worth a visit for...More

1  Thank John Z
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Located right on the water with good parking and walking paths to get around, free fun for the kids. Good day out

Thank ashmoreJ
Reviewed 10 October 2016

A great place to take the grandchildren for a couple of hours, lots of fun and very clean and well supervised.

Thank Judy J
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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.