Family-friendly area with 2 kilometres of pristine beach and several popular playgrounds, barbecues and picnic areas.
Kurrawa / Broadbeach has 4 patrolled lifeguard towers:
Make sure you swim in the patrolled area between the red and yellow flags.
Wave quality along this beach is highly variable depending on prevailing swell direction, wind, tide and sand bar formation. Surfers should always assess conditions. If in doubt, don't paddle out. For more information, visit our Surfing page.
To view the facilities available at this beach including accessibility features, use our interactive map.
Broadbeach is a vibrant business and family-friendly entertainment precinct. The beaches here are flanked by wide dunes with native she-oak and macaranga trees. You can play beach volleyball in front of the Kurrawa events terrace or enjoy a meal with a view from the huge balcony of the Kurrawa Surf Club.
There are several playgrounds in the beachside parks, which are also home to annual events, weekend markets and weekly yoga and fitness classes. The par contains toilets, barbecues, tables, shade structures, playgrounds and beach showers. Ride your bike or stroll along the oceanway which runs through the park. Broadbeach mall is just a stone’s throw from the beach and offers cafes, alfresco dining and nightclubs.