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Carlo Sand Blow

104 Cooloola Dr, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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Great spot to watch the sunset from

Spent the day in Rainbow Beach and then headed up to the Sand Blow to watch the sunset after having... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SophieL_10
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Kent
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SUNRISE SPECIAL !

The perfect vantage point to look out over the Pacific Ocean with whales and dolphins playing just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SALTYSFISHING
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Rainbow Beach, Australia
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“short walk” (46 reviews)
“car park” (64 reviews)
“easy walk” (22 reviews)
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104 Cooloola Dr, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the day in Rainbow Beach and then headed up to the Sand Blow to watch the sunset after having it recommended to me. Little bit of a walk including stairs to get there from the car park. Spectacular once you're out there on the...More

Thank SophieL_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The perfect vantage point to look out over the Pacific Ocean with whales and dolphins playing just offshore. Spectacular !

Thank SALTYSFISHING
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a short walk on the bush track we were happily surprised to find the breathtaking Carlo Sand Blow

Thank Nad555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely worth a stop if you are visiting Rainbow Beach. It is a pleasant walk through the forest to the lookout (there are some stairs). From the lookout, you can walk on the sand down to ridge overlooking the sea. Everyone left their...More

Thank MarjofromBrissie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Windswept area of soft sand - a haven for the daring souls that launch themselves into the wind on arcs of parachute! The children loved it - they ran up and down the sides of the Blow. It was a good work out getting around...More

Thank wdbentley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good short walk from car park so had minimal complaints from teens. Sand blow was interesting and signs very informative.

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely walk through bush from the carpark to the start of the beach. The sand dune is huge and popular with boogie boarders. Short but challenging walk to the lookout but stunning views make it worthwhile.

Thank Ah62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stop researching, stop Googling... just go! We had no idea what to expect with this natural wonder and were literally blown away. It is nature at it's finest! Take a small picnic at sunset and find a sheltered nook. PERFECT! and it's free!!!

Thank Marcelle J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, so it might just be a lot of sand but it's pretty cool. We were only there for about an hour but you could spend more time if you are feeling energetic or wanting to do some sand surfing. When at Rainbow beach definitely...More

1  Thank ManeStreetHair
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We wandered through the forest into the sand dune...wow...it is quite spectacular. We trudged up and ran down. We walked across and back. We admired the views of the ocean. Great place for a panorama shot.

Thank Tcscmk
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Emily F
14 June 2017|
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Response from TravellerPete1475 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a cheap board at the surf shop in Rainbow Beach. Have fun!
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Jbriceno10
8 January 2016|
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Response from Aidan J |
yes
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