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Kershaw Gardens

Bruce Highway, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Definitely worth the visit

The parts of Kershaw Gardens that I was able to see were very nice. I visited in July 2017 and a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tucson, Arizona

One of the most beautiful places to visit in Rockhampton. Felt very close to nature. Scenery was... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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“lovely walk” (4 reviews)
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Bruce Highway, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The parts of Kershaw Gardens that I was able to see were very nice. I visited in July 2017 and a cyclone back in April had delivered some damage that is still being repaired. Even so, you can still walk by the waterfall and the...More

1  Thank tcarlsonjr
Reviewed 12 July 2017

One of the most beautiful places to visit in Rockhampton. Felt very close to nature. Scenery was absolutely breathtaking.

Thank bundy916
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Most of it is closed due to the recent cyclone damage it looks like they have a lot to do yet. I really wouldn't bother if you're a tourist at the moment. The playground is open but there is a much better playground along the...More

Thank KylieH3
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful. It is a shame that the playground no longer has the bat cave paddling thing anymore. Nice place to go as a family or with friends to relax or play sports.

Thank KaddieC
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We mainly use this as a place to park our motorhome overnight when in Rockhampton. You can stay 48 hours and the council have officers check to make sure you do not stay longer. There are no facilities but it has a nice walk beside...More

Thank dgeddes600
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lovely place to take children. Quiet, peaceful walking paths, good playground for littliies. Good place for a picnic.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

My wife stayed at Kershaw Gardens for two nights as you're allowed to camp there for 48hrs for free. We walked through the gardens but it was largely fenced off due to cyclone Marcia that hit Rockhampton in 2015. Its been over two years, but...More

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

First visit there i wasn't overly impressed then found out they were still in the renovation stage after cyclone Marcia after reading other reviews. Went back and found some really nice surprises, nice old windmill, some fountains, and I found the waterfalls! Got some great...More

1  Thank jem2005_11
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great big garden with multiple car parks depending on what you want to check out in the garden. There's the waterfall which was beautiful. There were a few places that was closed but I guess they're renovating which is awesome. Definitely take a look if...More

Thank Linh L
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Kershaw Gardens at Rockhampton is located just off the Bruce highway at North Rockhampton. Turn off the highway into a parking area where there is plenty of parking available, plus on the day we visited, there was a mobile coffee van selling lunch in...More

Thank pandd1946
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3 August 2016|
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Response from Mahwanee | Reviewed this property |
Hi ,sorry but I can't say I actually saw any one there with dogs Nor did I see any signs that said dog friendly area. Rockhampton information centre very helpful so maybe if you gave them a ring they could help.