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Kirra Beach

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Address: Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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the best place for Aussie surf titles as well as a great place to holiday great surf, beautiful water, heaps of restaurant choices everything you need of want.

Reviewed 15 October 2016
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Sydney, Australia
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206 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

the best place for Aussie surf titles as well as a great place to holiday great surf, beautiful water, heaps of restaurant choices everything you need of want.

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Often home pick for our famous local surfers. A beautiful local spot and a must see at sunset and sunrise.

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Brisbane, Australia
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

wonderful beach on the gold coast.I remember when there was a camp ground there.great surf on a good day

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

If you're visiting the Gold Coast you have to visit Kirra Beach it's amazing, we visited in October 2016 and we got to sea lots of whales from far.

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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely magnificent!! The water is crystal clear and it is a great beach for kids. Lots of facilities and eating places nearby.

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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133 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Walking along here at sunset is amazing. So many people doing the same thing, really social. Surfers out doing there thing while others skate,bike and stroll the walkway. During the day is also a must. Sitting in between the rocks on the point is a great spot to relax.

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Callgary
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170 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Kirra has always been a wonderfully wide beach and with a lot of new sand on it has widened it even more. Sea grass and plants have anchored the sand which had been eroded over the years from storms and winds. A local Surf Life Saving Club is on duty daily in a safe swimming area between the red and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful spot, a lot quieter than the main Coolangatta Beach, a huge long, deep beach with plenty of cafes nearby and only a short walk to the main town.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great wide beach for kids (although it's a way up to the flagged area) with plenty of safe lagoons to play in. Great beach side walks and a pleasant stroll up to the top of the Memorial Park. Plenty of eating options nearby too.

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Gold Coast
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272 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We walked along here today from cooly, the walkway along the road to the beach is easy to access and there was plenty of room for laying on the beach. Usually really good surf but not today.

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