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Alexandra Parade, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews surf club life guards cotton tree sunshine coast caravan park on duty alexandra headland body surf the river close to shops clean sand across the road easy access great for families low tide the gold coast plenty of space
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A magnificent beach, spotlessly clean and well patrolled... friendly people and tons of sunshine... if you don't like the sand there are plenty of benches and a walkway that goes on for miles. Go there!!!

Thank BronzeTank
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely long beach but so far VERY windy, so much so that you can a bit “pebble-dashed” with sand if you’re wearing sun cream. That said, it’s a lovely spot and not too busy (my preference) just a shame there isn’t a more sheltered spot...More

Thank CosmicFairy3
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a clean, expansive beach with rolling surf. If you enjoy walking & paddling, it's the place to be. People are very friendly there are lots of families & dog walkers all the way along the beach to Moolooaba, so you can stop & chat...More

Thank Nickynoo2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really lovely beach, kept clean, patrolled, and an easy slope out into the ocean. Good for little ones on the shoreline, and still provided some decent waves for those looking to body surf. Looks like there was shark nets out further. It is under a...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i love this beach. It is never busy. It is great for a swim and my daughters and I spend so much time collecting the pretty sea elements

Thank BellaandFamily
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

love the sunshine coast and this beach with the walk to the river in one direction and to rock pools in the other. Loads of space even in peak school holidays

Thank Paymon A
Reviewed October 9, 2018

lively , well guarded , relaxing on lovely sand . It is not crowded and its nice to see a mixture of people enjoying a good beach day. All amenities are close by and on a sunday you can get a drink and listen to...More

Thank Saskiagrav
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Maroochydore has both river frontage for small children and older folk for fishing, boating or swimming. Also the Surf for more energetic people. There are a range of cafes and good eateries at Cotton Tree and further along at the Maroochydore Surf Club to stop...More

Thank Moira N
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

The Sunshine Coast has hundreds of places to swim at the beach. This beach is one of the best because it is patrolled, is relatively flat and safe to swim at. Perfect for power walking. Parking can be tight in busy holiday periods but this...More

1  Thank MlbTraveller2018
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Great beach for morning walking,swimming,surfing or just to people watch!Clean & well maintained! Patrolled!

Thank KathleenH1558
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