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The large pool at the Riverway is great for the hot days we experienced. there are plenty of places... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Townsville, Australia
Great place for relaxation.

Lovely place to walk along river. Option to cool off in the pool and/or have a BBQ on creek bank... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Townsville, Australia
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews ross river lifeguard on duty art gallery pools are great view of the river public pool feed the ducks read a book walking track shaded areas across the road great place to visit townsville city great walk lifeguards swim turtles
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The large pool at the Riverway is great for the hot days we experienced. there are plenty of places to stop and look afround and have a bbq lunch or just lie on a blanlet and read a book

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to walk along river. Option to cool off in the pool and/or have a BBQ on creek bank. Plenty of shade, very pretty.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank glensturgess
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The swimming pools are very kid's friendly, the lagoon pools suit to every age or swimming skill. Great place to relax and to walk, very beautiful and well tended gardens surrounding the lagoon.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lara V
Reviewed February 15, 2019

if you don't live or are not staying close to the strand then this is an alternative for you. Two large kid-friendly pools with a playground next door also enjoy the river walk and some turtle watching.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roger G
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

I just love my walks/runs through Riverway...great paths and bridges. The sights of the river and surrounding parks are a joy. I often catch an AFL game and the night markets. Although I have not personally swam in the lagoon .. it is very inviting....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 705cathieh
Reviewed November 28, 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
Thank blueworldnomads
Reviewed November 11, 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 November 6, 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
1  Thank elizabethpS9807OO
Reviewed October 13, 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 October 3, 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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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 .