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Riverway

Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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What a great open public space. The people of Townsville are very lucky to have this space, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Travellingjuma
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Townsville, Australia
Free fun

I live across the road from Riverway and it is just beautiful. It has free pools, great walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ashabbie
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Townsville, Australia
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“ross river” (48 reviews)
“free swimming” (8 reviews)
“onsite cafe” (4 reviews)
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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"ross river"
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"free swimming"
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"onsite cafe"
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"view of the river"
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"on duty"
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"art gallery"
in 12 reviews
"every saturday"
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"change facilities"
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"public pool"
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"big shady trees"
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"great pool"
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"water birds"
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"lap swimming"
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"fantastic facility"
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"both sides"
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"lovely area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great open public space. The people of Townsville are very lucky to have this space, the lagoons are amazing, the walkways very scenic, an amazing playground and lots of green lawns. We saw some turtles in the river on our walk and we...More

1  Thank Travellingjuma
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live across the road from Riverway and it is just beautiful. It has free pools, great walking tracks and a big park for everyone to enjoy. You can also have free bbq’s and have a walk through the art gallery. There’s two big pool...More

Thank ashabbie
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Riverway has plenty to cater for everyone. Pack a picnic or BBQ and take advantage of many of the lovely spots around the park. There’s also a kiosk for ice cream and quick eats and a cafe for a sit down meal. The pools...More

1  Thank Sarox210
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely immaculate, and Free! Gorgeous huge pools and surroundings. All facilities you could need😁👍

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has so much to offer from sport to pools to Art or just roaming around the grounds. There is a great walk path for the enthusiastic

Thank robjens
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An amazing collection of pools (some 50m) indoor and outdoor and kids friendly. Adjacent the river where you can have a long circuit walk up one side, cross the river and return.

Thank Susan W
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Definitely a more suburban feeling, it's a nice place to hold community events or relax without having to go into a forest or worry about stingers.

Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Beautifully maintained gardens and foreshore used regularly by locals and visitors walking the track. Great views across to Magnetic Island and of the sunrises which I was told are always stunning here

Thank Ladymaggic
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We visited for a walk around one Monday (gallery not open) - the lagoons (pools) looked great, the walking paths were clean and easy to walk and there were lots of shady places under trees and a few cool playgrounds for kids. We particularly enjoyed...More

Thank AliKeane
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

We were intially looking for the Riverway lagoons and did not realise they were manmade pools. Had a lovely day here wandering around the sporting precinct, swimming and bobbing in the top pool that also offered shade and had some hot chips on the grassy...More

Thank dragon689
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Kayegreaves
5 October 2016|
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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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