Tallebudgera Beach is a small local swimming area located along Tallebudgera Creek. The beach has clear and clean blue water and is surrounded by a grassy picnic area and a recreational centre. Opposite Tallebudgera Beach you’ll also see Echo Beach which you can even swim to.
How to get to Tallebudgera Beach
Tallebudgera Beach is roughly a 20 minute drive from the centre of the Gold Coast. You can also get the 700 and 777 bus outside Pacific Fair Shopping Centre from ‘Broadbeach South Station, Stop A’. The bus will stop right near the beach.
Where to stay
There are a large variety of accommodation options in the Gold Coast. One of the most popular areas to stay is in Surfers Paradise which has endless high rise hotels as well as hostels. A popular hostel in the area is Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort which has a nice pool and various relaxing communal areas. The tallest and most famous hotel in Surfers Paradise is Q1 Resort and Spa. It has an observation deck at the top which allows you to see all over the surrounding area. It also has incredible luxury rooms, pools and other facilities.
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What to expect
Tallebudgera Beach is a beautiful spot with tall green hills as well as clam blue water. It’s an ideal place for families and people looking for some quiet time. Tallebudgera Beach is also opposite Echo Beach which has more shade and places to relax under the green trees. Echo Beach will feel like your on a quiet island while Tallebudgera Beach is located near a recreational centre and during the week local kids come down for sport with their school.
Both sides are lovely and aren’t far apart so you can easily swim to the other and check it out. On a bright sunny day the water is perfectly clean and blue which looks perfect in photos! We definitely recommend spending a day relaxing by the blue water if you’re in the Gold Coast.
If you’re road tripping along the coast, don’t forget to stop in Brisbane and check out all the Free things to do in Brisbane!