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Hinze Dam

Gilston, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Gilston, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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"information centre"
in 12 reviews
"the gold coast"
in 16 reviews
"across the bridge"
in 2 reviews
"cafe on site"
in 4 reviews
"view cafe"
in 5 reviews
"short video"
in 2 reviews
"kick back"
in 2 reviews
"half day trip"
in 2 reviews
"water supply"
in 5 reviews
"interesting information"
in 2 reviews
"picnic facilities"
in 2 reviews
"half hour drive"
in 2 reviews
"great walk"
in 4 reviews
"nice place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"points of interest"
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"few hours"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 21 April 2014

An awe inspiring dam surrounded by magnificent views. There is an interesting visitors information gallery and educational facilities. There is a café selling good quality food and drinks. Visitors are able to walk or cycle out across the dam, children however will need to be...More

Thank Allan R
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

Before the recent raising of the wall Hinze Dam was a great family venue with picnic spots by the water. Well that is all gone and it is not what it used to be. Oh, well. But it is still worth a visit. There are...More

1  Thank MortimerEG
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

We decided to have a drive up thru Mudgeeraba and Gilston yesterday , and ended up at the dam , I hadnt been here in about 5 years , and now that the height of the dam wall has been raised I was pleasantly surprised...More

1  Thank John A
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

Have been here number of times over the years and its looking really lovely since the dam wall has been raised

2  Thank Palmbeachgal
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Reviewed 28 April 2013

A great job has been done on the extension of the dam, but it is a pity that they put the picnic area in the gully in front of the stone wall, which means no view, and must be terribly hot in summer.

3  Thank Marian0611
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Reviewed 24 April 2013

A nice walk around the lake with a very beautiful view take you to another world, have and enjoy a nice cup of hot drink and relax at the coffee shop. Seqwater's lakes provides areas for activities such as boating, camping an fishing, as well...More

1  Thank Australia-Irene
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Muchtravelled982
16 November 2015|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the picnic and BBQ arrangements have changed, and unfortunately some of the facilities have improved and some are less conducive to picnics and BBQ. The facilities are great, but different to before. For new visitors... More
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Edna M
11 February 2015|
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Response from AussieTravellers2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, on a lead and controlled, dogs are welcome at Hinze Dam.
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Edna M
11 February 2015|
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Response from Tachyang L | Reviewed this property |
on leash, yes!
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