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Fantastic facility

Again like the Strand another amazing outdoor facility provided for the people of and visitors to... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2012
CeeChChNZ
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Christchurch, NZ.
Well Done site

Nicely set out,still being completed on outer areas.

Reviewed 7 April 2012
Lea B
,
Brisbane, Australia
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

Again like the Strand another amazing outdoor facility provided for the people of and visitors to Townsville. Free outdoor swimming pool adjacent to the fantastic Tony Ireland Stadium, a great cool off at lunchtime whilst watching cricket at the stadium.

1  Thank CeeChChNZ
Reviewed 7 April 2012

Nicely set out,still being completed on outer areas.

Thank Lea B
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Lovely area on the river, no entry fees, just wander in. Huge swimming pools called lagoons. Free form, although one can do laps. Babies areas, waterfalls, shaded bits and adjacent board walk on the river. Lifeguards patrol from opening until close. Good changing rooms underneath....More

Thank switchedoff
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Nice place to go on a hot day,lots of seating ,could be more,great pool,free of charge and shallow area for little people,good place for a picnic but you need to be early as it gets pretty busy.

Thank zoeTownsville
Reviewed 22 February 2012

You simply must visit riverway in Townsville, I really enjoy the walkway along the river up to the Nathan street bridge. So peaceful and scenic, its a great way to relax

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Can be crowded and noisy. Nice pools.Free. Has barbeque stands and a restaurant.

Thank sivakugan
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Resort style pool with views over the river. Very modern and clean. Great for kids but the pool is so large that adults (without kids) can relax without being annoyed. We visited between Xmas and NY. Free entry to a nice pool was the first...More

Thank Tonesaus
Reviewed 22 December 2011

Riverway has 3 pools. A lap pool,a toddlers pool and a larger lagoon type pool. Plenty of shade under the big trees.A playgroung and a sensory park for all kids. There is a cafe too.Toilets are kept clean.

Thank eternalquest23
Reviewed 25 March 2010

Council owned pools with onsite cafe, close to shopping, near the river (hence the name!) Fabulous place to swim small pool for the little kids, kids playground, watch the turtles in the river, arts centre, lots of trees and walking tracks. LOVE IT. AND ITS...More

4  Thank KIWISEAGULL
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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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