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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Always great!!

Love coming here with our family. They swim for hours and we relax. Then we let them dry off on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charters Towers, Australia
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Can spend a whole day

Riverway is a fantastic facility provided by the Townsville City Council. There are two very large... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Townsville, Australia
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming here with our family. They swim for hours and we relax. Then we let them dry off on the playground whilst packing up. The pools are massive and food is available to buy. Always a good day at Riverway

Thank ashelks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Riverway is a fantastic facility provided by the Townsville City Council. There are two very large pools with a range of features. There is a sectioned off kids wading pool, ramps and areas with different depths for different uses and abilities. There are also lanes...More

Thank Sarox210
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an awesome gem for any city, and although we used this space for parkrun during our visit to the Ville, it was a beautiful & functional space around the Ross River.

Thank JJ-4350
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in townsville for 4 days and this public pool is the best. Large enough to accommodate kids, teenagers and people from all walks of life. The view of the river, the park and the gallery is a plus factor that makes it worthy...More

Thank arvtravz
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A really great place to walk the dog in the afternoon in the shade of the trees along the waters edge. Looking at the turtles/calm water and enjoying the scenery

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit. The river is a beautiful backdrop to the swimming lagoons, which are well patrolled and clean. We went for a walk along the riverbank as well and were delighted to see turtles and ducks together in the water. We...More

Thank Kellbell1902
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Riverway is a great location for locals and out of towners. There are plenty of things to see and do. Surrounding by amazing majestic trees over looking the river it is a wonderful place to go for a walk or bike ride and very popular...More

Thank justinthebyrner
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Didn't expect to see this in Townsville, the pools are beautiful and I have to say the highlight was walking on the path along the river and seeing all the turtles in their natural habitat in the water, didn't expect that, it was a bonus.

Thank Bernadet F
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We took 3 teenagers and 10 year old twins swimming and had a great afternoon in the pools and lagoon great free activity for a family

Thank 554greekholiday
Reviewed 9 October 2017

After reading about the Riverway on our recent 3 month stay in Townsville, we decided to drive out from The Strand and experience it for ourselves. Well, what a wonderful walkway they have created, finishing with two huge lagoon swimming pools.....on the way we viewed...More

Thank Pulmans
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5 October 2016|
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Response from Binglou | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on this one but people walk around the river walk with their dogs on leash .