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Another Fantastic Townsville Public Space

One could easily enjoy an entire day here. Visit the art gallery before you go for a dip in the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
WindowSeatWorld
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British Columbia, Canada
Great place to swim

Riverway is right on the river and after a pleasant walk it is a great place to cool off. Large... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
elizat64
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Canberra, Australia
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews ross river art gallery lifeguard on duty pools are great view of the river public pool big shady trees great place to cool off lap swimming fantastic facility feed the ducks read a book open space walking track shaded areas great family kids will love
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

One could easily enjoy an entire day here. Visit the art gallery before you go for a dip in the pool. Check out an Aussie Rules Football game at the stadium next door. Take a stroll along the river way, across the dam, and back...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Riverway is right on the river and after a pleasant walk it is a great place to cool off. Large pools and it's free! Recommended for families, or anyone!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank elizat64
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Well set out Park, Lagoon without having to travel far. Plenty of room and shade. Wonderful swimming areas and Play areas, BBQ's, walking and cycling tracks. We had my sons 10th birthday. The only downside was it needs a close drop off zone if you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

We feel so fortunate to have this beautiful space available to us and our visitors for free! We love the all abilities playground, pool, green spaces, and bbqs. A walk or cycle by the river is a family favourite. Wildlife spotting is always varied here...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Here there is a great walking track ~4km around. I try to get here everyday with my family and dog. It’s so nice byvthe river. I was hesitant to leave this review as I would prefer if no one else used the track and I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

A lovely development by the river with long walking trails, lots of bird life, beautiful swimming pools and playing fields, yeti the middle of suburbia

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simcat46
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Great pool with a life guard on duty. Plenty of room for the kids to run around and a great little adventure playground next to the pool. Tried feed the ducks in the Ross river but they were outnumbered by the turtles :-)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trev S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Walking through the beautiful pathways to Riverways there so much to see.Riverways offer great family amthomopshere from families. As well as a brilliant art space with theatre productions on offer to see. Sports are played on a weekly basis and distance to the Weir is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 908trudyp
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is well worth the visit if you like open space gardens and trees with paths etc. Also birds and turtles to spy

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nadyjay
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This s a fantastic spot. The way the council has incorporated swimming areas into the river front is great. It's a credit to the locals

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kayegreaves
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Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on this one but people walk around the river walk with their dogs on leash .
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