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Broadwater Parklands rock pools

Why not bring the kids down to the rock pools to cool off on a hot sunny day?

Broadwater Parklands rock pools
Not sure where to have your wedding?

The Gold Coast has lots of beautiful parks that provide spectacular settings for your wedding ceremony.

Not sure where to have your wedding?
Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

Why not bring the family down to the Gold Coast's Regional Botanic Gardens this weekend where there's an experience for everyone.

Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens
Why not start your fitness journey?

The City's Active & Healthy program offers our residents a large variety of fitness activities. Why not check them out today?.

Why not start your fitness journey?
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Parks and recreation

The Gold Coast has over 2314 parks covering 16,474 hectares, almost 700 playgrounds, over 380 barbecues and over 200 sports fields scattered across the City.

Explore the links below to find out more about the many beautiful parks and recreational facilities that are available for our community and visitors to enjoy.

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What's on in Gold Coast parks


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More information

Find information about the regulations surrounding park use in our Local laws section below.

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