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Gold Coast parks

Surrounded by beautiful parks with BBQ, picnic and playground facilities, the Gold Coast has a park for everyone.

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Natural area kayaking

Group of people kayaking downstream

The Gold Coast's Broadwater and many tidal and freshwater waterways provide a variety of opportunities for canoeing, kayaking and fishing from kayaks.

Southern Gold Coast

Currumbin Creek
Launch from Beree Badalla, Throwers Drive, Palm Beach and head either downstream to Tarrabora Reserve or upstream to Coastal Meadows Park (Currumbin Valley).

Tallebudgera Creek
Launch from Tchoobey Reserve, Fleays Fauna car park, Tallebudgera. Head to Burleigh Headland or upstream to Schusters Park.

Central Gold Coast

Saltwater Creek
Jabiru Island Park (Paradise Point) to River Downs Park (Helensvale).

The Broadwater
Colman Road Reserve (Coomera) to Jumpinpin Point (South Stradbroke Island).

Pimpama River
Colman Road Reserve (Coomera) east along the Pimpama River, then south along the Broadwater into the Coomera River, then upstream to Coomera River Causeway Parkland (Oxenford).

Coombabah Creek
Jabiru Island Park (Paradise Point) upstream along Coombabah Creek to Coombabah Lake (return trip).

Northern Gold Coast

Logan River
Cecil Zipf Park (Woongoolba) south from the Logan River mouth past Cabbage Tree Point and Jacobs Well, then south via the Pimpama River to Colman Road Reserve (Coomera).

Logan River
Jacobs Well Conservation Area/Lions Park (Jacobs Well) via Logan River to South Stradbroke Island.

The Broadwater
Pimpama or Colman Road Reserve (Coomera) via the Broadwater, Pimpama River.

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