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Currumbin Rock Pools

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Relaxing spot

The pools are accessible and a relaxing place for a picnic and a swim. You also have the option to... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
sourcepointted
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Vancouver, Canada
Unpretentious Beauty

A wonderful place to relax and have a swim (in the warmer months). There is a cafe across the road... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Elizabeth889
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Main Beach, Australia
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Currumbin Creek Rd, Currumbin, Gold Coast, Queensland 4223, Australia
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All reviews across the road toilet facilities currumbin valley nice spot for a picnic natural swimming hole grassy area pretty drive beautiful rainforest off leash rock face well worth the trip national park rat race the gold coast great swimming lovely drive bbq facilities
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Currumbin Rock Pool is a beautiful, natural, deep, (bottomless it is said) fresh water pool for swimming and jumping in. Care of course must be taken with the jumping in because from under the tree there are no problems, (always swim and dive about first...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank nadette2018
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The pools are accessible and a relaxing place for a picnic and a swim. You also have the option to drive further up the Currumbin Creek road, to another parking lot in Springbrook National Park from which there is short walk to Cougal Cascades and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Not an easy access but worth it. Some pools quite deep so be careful with the younger ones. Can bring a float or two. May need gloves to avoid the splinters when scrambling across fallen logs or holding on to branches on steep descend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank c g
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Taking all that effort to get there to see a small pond of stagnant water. We did not see the beauty of the spot. Facilities good but parking limited. The rock pools around mount tambourine are superior. Truly don't bother.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 569dfa
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Amazing little spot with great photo opportunities in winter and good swimming in summer. A nice spot for a picnic.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

A wonderful place to relax and have a swim (in the warmer months). There is a cafe across the road which is great it does not intrude into the peace and tranquility of the area. Young children would need to be well supervised.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elizabeth889
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Have heard rave reviews about this place but it didn't match the hype. Water looked dirty which is disappointing given the clarity of water at the beach & in the creeks. The drive however was stunning & the area so peaceful ... so it was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jennyl863
Reviewed 21 August 2018

After looking at free things to do on the gold coast this was a recommendation , we would have to say we were a little disappointed , it wasn't what the photos looked anything like. I think it would be a lovely spot to visit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Great spot to visit particularly on a hot day. This is a pretty drive deep into the Currumbin valley. The trip does seem quite long taking approximately 40 minutes to reach the destination on winding roads,but well worth the trip. Beautiful rainforest walk as well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank agt821
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

A great place to stop for a picnic and swim. We stopped after visiting Cougal Falls further up the road. We had a coffee at the little coffee shop across the road. Relaxing place to spend some time at.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank winnie171978
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We were there on 19/01 and toilets have been rebuilt.
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