Best Southern Gold Coast Walks

The Southern Gold Coast has no shortage of vantage points, lookouts and walking tracks for locals and visitors to explore the surroundings. 

This guide will take you through the best coastal and hinterland walks and lookouts that showcase the unique and glorious natural wonders of the region.

Beach Walks, Southern Gold Coast

The Ocean Walkway incorporates Point Danger, Snapper Rocks, Rainbow Bay, Greenmount, Coolangatta, Kirra Point, Kirra, Bilinga, Tugun, Currumbin, Currumbin Alley and Currumbin Creek estuary. The 18km round trip captures the best of the Southern Gold Coast's coastline yet can be shortened to suit whatever suburb you're visiting.

Cougal Cascades, Coolangatta, Queensland

The 3km return Cougal Cascades walk is perfect for everyone in the family. Situated at the end of Currumbin Creek Road in the World Heritage Listed Sub-Tropical Rainforest, the easy walk takes you alongside the spectacular cascading falls to a historic sawmill.

Beach Walks, Southern Gold Coast

You will not only find the iconic Eagle sculpture atop Kirra Hill, but sweeping views of the world-class surf beaches to the south and the entire Gold Coast coastline to the north. The short walk through the well-kept gardens and path is friendly for all the family.

Beach Walks, Southern Gold Coast

Want to get some sand between your toes on your walk? Kick starting at Kirra Point and ending at the local icon, Elephant Rock, the Golden Four Beaches Walk is 6km long and will lead you to pristine sand, ocean breezes and some of the best scenery on offer.

Take an easy 7km round trip on the Thrower Bridge to Kropp Park Walk. This walk incorporates the Currumbin Creek walkway, Winders Park, Currumbin Rock, Pacific Parade walkway, Elephant Rock and the Kropp Park Reserve.

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

The perfect family day out at the races with Nickelodeon and Dreamworks characters for kids
Big Skies is a fantastic 9-day festival celebrating Queensland’s Western Downs region
Barbara and the Camp Dogs is a rock ‘n’roll road trip playing at Bille Brown Theatre in May
This epic free -day live music festival is happening on Surfers Paradise beach
Protest in the air, a fresh voice on the airwaves at the first Indigenous radio station
Sydney Writers’ Festival Live & Local will see the world's best authors livestreamed direct from Sydney
Brisbane Street Art Festival will see Brisbane become an open art gallery
Opera in the Vineyard at Ballandean is a rare special event
Join Pulitzer Prize winning author, Andrew Sean Greer, for an evening of extraordinary insights

Mother's Day Brunch Treasury Brisbane

Treat mum to a decadent Mother's Day Brunch in the historic courtyard of Treasury Brisbane
Mother's Day Brunch Treasury Brisbane