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Queens Park

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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great day for a visit.

Great place to spend the day either for a picnic or lunch in the café, plenty of rides for the kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ipswich, Australia
Day Out - Near Brisbane

This beautiful park is for everyone and age no bar. Nice romantic place for couples with some quite... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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One of the oldest parks in Queensland, Queens Park boasts enormous, shady trees dotted around the picturesque green expanse on the hill at the eastern entrance to the city. A perfect place to spread out the picnic rug, fire up the barbie and spend a...more
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Merle Finimore Avenue, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
+61 7 3281 0555
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to spend the day either for a picnic or lunch in the café, plenty of rides for the kids in the playground, great walk around zoo enclosure which is free, nerima Japanese gardens which are the best I have seen in the southeast...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful park is for everyone and age no bar. Nice romantic place for couples with some quite and private places. Picnic place for families and the small zoo keeps the kids busy. Next to this park is a nursery and you can see some...More

Thank 881ashishd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

8 year age gap between my kids and they both have a ball here. Love exploring at the animal enclosure and the Japanese gardens too.

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to spend most of a day...the zoo, Japanese gardens and cafe are all good, and there’s playgrounds as well. Lots of parking too.

Thank kittenvintage
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful park with heaps to do for little ones and big ones. Heaps of space for family gatherings and picnics. Highly recommend for a fun day out.

Thank AmandaAds787
Reviewed August 27, 2018

from walk through animal park to amazing gardens and play area .. and to top it all off a tourist centre and amazing cafe

Thank pussinpurpleboots
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We only had a couple of hours to spend here. There is a lovely cafe where we had excellent breakfast, a wander around the beautiful Japanese garden, the orchid garden (not open all the time) and a wildlife centre that we didn't have time to...More

Thank Trish L
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Their are parks and their are parks. Some designed just for kids, some for adults but Queens Park is a place for all ages to enjoy. A great place to meet family and friends, stretch out and enjoy all this amazing Park has to offer....More

Thank brockc761
Reviewed July 28, 2018

A great place to spend a day with friends and family. Children of all ages can enjoy the swings and playground. The zoo is a fantastic place to visit and watch the animals roaming around their enclosures. The zoo is free to the public. A...More

Thank travelbug255068
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Great playground for kids of all ages then go to the free animal enclosure. Native wildlife at close range plus the free farmyard animals to visit. Best free day out for families. Great place for international visitors to see native wildlife.

Thank Judysim
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Julie S
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Charles N | Reviewed this property |
You need to get train to Ipswich and Uber or Taxi to park.
October 4, 2015|
Response from DiscoverIpswich | Property representative |
Hi Meli1989x, you are permitted to bring dogs into the general park area (including the playground) if the dog remains on a leash at all times and that your dog's droppings are collected and disposed of. Dogs are NOT... More
September 6, 2015|
Response from DiscoverIpswich | Property representative |
Hi janetbennis, Queens Park is open today, but the Ipswich Nature Centre and Nerima Gardens, which are within the Park, are closed on Mondays. The main park area, including the playground, and the Queens Park Cafe are open... More