Thirroul's Pleasure Playground
If you are after hours of entertainment for the kids and a full family day out Thirroul parklands are your best bet.The kids playground is amazing with a climbing mountain, scooter track, flying fox and special areas for toddlers.
The ocean pool is just next door and the beach is on the other side of that.
There is a huge expanse of grass surrounding for a picnic, under cover seating with BBQ's and lots of trees to spread out for sleep in the shade.
Between running around the playground, swimming, building sand castles and enjoying a BBQ lunch all are guaranteed to have a early night and a fitful sleep.