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The Koala Track at Coombabah Lakelands

The Koala Track at Coombabah Lakelands

Our first visit to Coombabah lakelands was a washout; we managed to get to Boundary Track and then the rain came down, neither of us were prepared so with a mixture of disappointment and excitement of seeing so much wildlife we headed for the car. Second attempt We were hoping our encounter with the mob… Continue Reading

Coombabah lakelands Conservation Area

Coombabah lakelands Conservation Area

While walking the Coombabah Boardwalk, I wondered how I could access the opposite bank, the bird-life seemed to be prolific on the southern bank of Coombabah Creek, their melodious songs almost hypnotic, and that’s how I saw it on the day. Unfortunately life gets in the way and it was 12 months before I investigated… Continue Reading

Shelter Road Coombabah

Shelter Road Coombabah

When I first visited Coombabah Boardwalk Myola Section  I was fascinated and curious about the other side of the reserve, the reserve was alive with birds and the wattle was a brilliant yellow cascading into the water. After a little research I found my way over to the other side and access via Rain Tree… Continue Reading

Coombabah to Paradise Point

Coombabah to Paradise Point

Coombabah is a beautiful part of the Gold Coast and one area you should visit. It’s not on the list of most visitors to the Gold Coast, but none the less it’s one of those hidden gems in suburbia waiting to be discovered. Make your way to Oxley Drive and head for Hansford Road Coombabah… Continue Reading

Coombabah Lakes Boardwalk

Coombabah Lakes Boardwalk

This walk is best described as a combination of urban walking and scenic views. I have walked this boardwalk before but accessed it from one of the retirement villages that border Hansford Road. This is my version of the walk that I mapped, it may not be the best route but at least it’s a… Continue Reading

Wildlife in Broadbeach

Wildlife in Broadbeach

There’s a lot of wildlife in Broadbeach the feathered variety… Do you ever get the feeling something is watching you, but you can’t see it. Well this happened to me recently, and of all places near the Transit Centre in Broadbeach. It was one of those days; I wasn’t feeling great, a little flat for… Continue Reading