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Snapper Rocks, Coolangatta

(4.9/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Located only 10 minutes away from the airport, Snapper Rocks is a stunning, clean beach with plenty of room. Try bodysurfing yourself or watch the experienced surfers train and do their tricks. The many surfing competitions taking place here keep this beach fun and exciting. Swim in the water, walk around the rock pools, and then grill on one of the free BBQs. Our Coolangatta trip itinerary maker makes visiting Snapper Rocks and other Coolangatta attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Great waves for swimmers , body boarders and board riders. A magnificent beach where young and old can enjoy.  more »
  • Something very special about Snapper.Most fo the time you are lucky to see dolphins swim by as the waves crash on the rocks. Go around the corner to the little cove and see Froggy! Walk up the path to...  more »
  • My son n I fly here for world class bodyboarding. Not I lol. Just stunning and never want to leave. Many keen boarders abound Competition throughout the year. Can catch extremely great waves. I dont k...  more »
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  • Great spot to surf or watch fantastic surfers. There is calmer part of the beach for kids to swim. But it's not patrolled.
  • Beautiful beaches here on the Gold Coast, even better if you like crowds, amazing place to be while the world surf league is in town - standing room only!
  • Amazing little rock pool that not many people know about. Gotta check it out if you are local and have never seen it.
  • I always love being at Snapper rocks me and my fam....
  • Very cool spot! To see the impressive ocean as it's hitting the rocks, to have a bath in the rock pool with a great view or just to watch the surfers riding these high waves. Car park nearby, not so many spaces however...