Philip Park

Philip Park

A beautiful park on the Gold Coast, located between Hollindale Park and the southern end of the Federation Walk Coastal Reserve.

At the northern end of the park is the Philip park Carpark. The park offers various facilities including:

  • barbecue and picnic facilities
  • multiple beach access points
  • several outdoor showers and drinking fountains with dog bowls
  • an outdoor gym and fitness equipment for those fitness enthusiasts
  • toilet facilities

Philip Park is also the first marker of the Jubilee Walkway. Take a leisurely stroll or bike ride along the coastal pathway which features beautiful trees, bushland, and dunes. Grab your binoculars to spot some birds or explore the revegetation areas to see the native species that have been planted.

There are more toilet facilities and carparking south of the Sheraton Mirage. This area is mostly flat open space with hills along the edge. The hilly part of the park is shaded by trees, making it a great spot to picnic or relax.

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Weddings at Philip Park

Philip Park is a popular location for weddings due to its natural beauty and serene atmosphere.

Photo opportunities

  • Open grassy spots under large trees
  • Natural surroundings
  • Ocean background (behind the Sheraton)

To find out more about holding your wedding ceremony in Philip Park, visit Park weddings


Some paths and trails are not wheelchair accessible. The coastal walkway is a wide concreted path, other trails are dirt/sand.

Philip Park Carpark has paths leading to the picnic barbecue facilities, however no paths leading towards the public toilets.

The second carpark (south of the Sheraton) also has public toilets which are pathed and accessible.

Dog exercise areas

Dogs must be walked on a leash unless otherwise stated and are prohibited in all children's playground areas.

City of Gold Coast has numerous areas where you can exercise your dog off leash.

Find an off leash exercise area


Philip Park, Sea World Drive, Main Beach 4217  
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