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Stunning view point

My wife and I walked over this hill whilst returning to Kirra beach from Coolangatta there is a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KevinP1314
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Monifieth, United Kingdom
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awesome view

Great views, watched the whales go past, BBQ area and table if required. steep hill to walk but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tezza069
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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Gold Coast Highway, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 2535, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I walked over this hill whilst returning to Kirra beach from Coolangatta there is a fantastic piece of modernism art in the shape of an eagle. Stunning views from this elevated view point.

Thank KevinP1314
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, watched the whales go past, BBQ area and table if required. steep hill to walk but carpark close

Thank Tezza069
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a small but steep climb - and I think climbing is more fun than driving up - followed by breathtaking views West to Surfers Paradise and East along Coolangatta beach.

Thank haplocenta
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Amazing un-interupted views of the entire Gold Coast, parking around is unmetered. Great spot to watch whales as they have binoculars up there and also BBQs so a good spot for a BBQ/picnic.

Thank Jodi G
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Worth the short steep walk up here, or drive around the block to access the lovely 180 deg sea view and look right down the esplande of Coolangatta.

Thank DebsUSAdventures
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Staying or parking at Kirra or Coolangatta take the time to visit the Kirra pagoda which juts out over the sands/sea of Kirra Beach. Remember the camera and a cool drink and take time to absorb the beauty that unfolds!

Thank kevlornaanderson
Reviewed 15 July 2018

A must see when in Coolangatta/Kirra, offers great exercise walking up the path from Coolangatta side or the steps from Kirra side to the top and then the view is awesome. The rusty eagle 🦅 is good too, also great place for a picnic with...More

Thank Valarietom
Reviewed 10 May 2018

What a perfect location to see from Surfers Paradise right along to Greenmount Beach. Great breeze most times. Easy parking and convenient to get to.

1  Thank Mario Fiona G
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Yes you can walk, however we visited in pretty inclement weather when we were driving through, so drove up for rain-covered views on the day, however still got some pretty good happy snaps, and it does offer some great views of the beaches. Well worth...More

2  Thank TravellerPete82
Reviewed 21 April 2018

You can’t got to Cooley without walking to Kirra Hill. Beautiful views of the coast and beyond. Awesome Instagram opportunities!

1  Thank Mannianne
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