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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” (38 reviews)
Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family visited this Broadwater play park area with our granddaughter earlier this year. She spent hours enjoying everything she had the courage to tackle - swings, rides, water pools, slides & more. If fact, we all had a ball, thanks. You must try this...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All age groups can enjoy these delightful pools and everyone is safe.A delightful spot to spend several hours being entertained by just watching if you don,t wish to paddle and sit in the pools

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed here. The view from this park is beautiful. The shopping center is close and convenient. We bring our lunch and play whole day here!

Thank 直美 庄
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Well laid out with shade and sunny areas, always very clean and tidy with a lifeguard on duty. There is a cafe and great fish and chip restaurant close by. Fish Shak & Coffee Shak.

Thank GinaJohnson
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect for a great day out with the little ones. Especially on a warm sunny day. So much to do and see. With amazing Broadwater views. Rock pools will get busy as it gets warmer. Parking can fill up quickly too. Kids love it! Bring...More

Thank GeeGeeband
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Water play area for smaller kids, great fun for a safe way to let the kids enjoy the water with life guards on duty. (You still need to watch your kids of course!)

Thank Lindley W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

great place for kids to enjoy. fantastic play area for kids of all ages. Jumping pillow a real highlight

Thank Bsaigal
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Parking is $2 an hour in Broadwater Parkland area. The rockpools are free. How amazing to have this splash area for young children and there is a lifeguard as well. Nice cafes around and two parks within waking distance. Water is cool in winter but...More

Thank WorldTraveller036
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fairly small play area, really aimed at the younger child, not much seating or shaded areas which was a little disappointing

Thank traveler4052016
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Wow what a lovely facility, the children had such a lovely time exploring the pools and water. Fantastic that there is a lifeguard on duty. We visited the rock pools many times on our holiday, it was a highlight

Thank hazel S
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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
15 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
14 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.