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Coral Coast Pathways (Moore Park Beach Section)
45 Minutes / 4 Kilometres



Description

Coral Coast Pathways begins from the north starting at Moore Park Beach. The walk starts from the entrance around the lagoon and lookout precinct, following the coastline through Bob Nielson Park and Recreational Hub to Claude Dooley Park. Ray Townsend Park is the final stop for the pathway but keen adventurers can continue north along the beach by foot or 4x4 up to the mouth of the Kolan River with the Conservation Park.

Journey Details

Duration45 MinutesItinerary TypeLand
Distance4 KilometresItinerary RouteOne Way
Mode of Travel4x4
Walk
Level of DifficultyLevel of difficulty - Suitable for the disabled with assistance

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Off Road Driving
    Off Road Driving
  • Swimming
    Swimming
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Coral Coast Pathways (Moore Park Beach Section) Full Itinerary

Moore Park Beach Lagoon and Lookout Precinct

The avid nature enthusiast and bird lover will enjoy walking along the shaded section of the pathway on the western side of Park Drive. Opposite the Lagoon there is a small Flora and Fauna Park- a great place to rest or for the kids to play in the playground. Close by is the Bicentennial Sports Oval, Moore Park Tennis Court, Bowls Club and Memorial Gardens.


Route Details

Duration: 8 Mins
Distance: 697 Metres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Flora/Fauna
    Flora/Fauna
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Bob Nielson Park and Recreational Hub

The Park and Recreational hub is located on the eastern side of Park Drive. Along this part of the route you will come across the Moore Park Beach Surf Life Saving Club, skate park, BMX jumps, children's playground, offering a bountiful range of activities to enjoy. Beach access is available at this point.


Route Details

Duration: 34 Mins
Distance: 2 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly
  • Sport
    Sport


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Claude Dooley Park

Continuing along Park Drive, you will arrive at the Claude Dooley Park, an ideal place to have a picnic or simply just relax. From Palm View Drive, you can jump onto the 10,000 Steps signed pathway that will take you along Murdochs Road all the way to Moore Park State School.


Route Details

Duration: 12 Mins
Distance: 1 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Ray Townson Park

The Park is situated approximately one kilometre to the north of Claude Dooley Park and can be accessed from Sylvan Drive or alternatively from the beach. A number of amenities are available on site and a kiosk and a telephone box are conveniently located opposite the park.


Route Details

Duration: 13 Mins
Distance: 1 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Kolan River Conservation Park

The Coastal Pathway finishes at Claude Dooley Park, but you can take a walk to the beach and enjoy the feel of sand on your feet and the wind in your hair. The Kolan River Conservation Park is situated at the very end of Moore Park Beach. It is a great spot to camp, picnic, fish and bird watch.


Route Details

Duration: 15 Mins
Distance: 3 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: 4x4
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 2



Other Information


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