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River Heart Parklands

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Great spot for a walk

Nice place for a walk beside the river. Park was nice too. Loads of feral kids at the park but I... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2019
Brisbane, Australia
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Great place to walk the dog or catch a Pokemon

My partner and I went for a walk along the River Heart Parklands with our dog. Yes the river is... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Tanya T
Ipswich, Australia
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Ipswich’s little oasis beside the Bremer River, the River Heart Parklands offers a zero-depth water playground, spider web style climbing frame, 25 metre flying fox, a football field sized 'Discovery Forest', plaques with historical information and...more
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20 Bremer St | King Edward Parade, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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Reviewed April 5, 2019

This place is guaranteed to give you a coffin just smelling the foul river. There is a River Fire FESTIVAL next week... OLOLOL i will not hire a helicopter to view it. It will be too close to the stench. I counted 26 Coles /...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Francis D
Reviewed March 17, 2019

Our friends took us here for a family picnic, one warm February evening. It is a beautiful park and waterway, and we saw lots of local birds including pelicans and ibis. There are multiple covered dining areas, all featuring free gas barbecues. It was a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Nice place for a walk beside the river. Park was nice too. Loads of feral kids at the park but I guess it is a popular place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Oscarsmith7
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Always a nice spot for a walk your dog is also welcome,nice river views too. No cafe so take your own food and drink. BBQs and toilets onsite.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

My partner and I went for a walk along the River Heart Parklands with our dog. Yes the river is brown, not much you can do about that. The area was nicely landscaped with interesting art installations, I guess that's what you would call the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Great addition to the city's culture and peacefulness and to be that close to the water is nice great part of Ipswich

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

The idea of a walkway along the river is brilliant, unfortunately the river is a bad shade of brown. It looks as if someone had a good idea but not enough money; every time it floods, the park goes under and the planners haven't worked...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

Walkway well kept, water / park area is popular with families, clean bathroom facilities, just don't look at the muddy river.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

The place is known to locals as Riverstink. The Bremer River is listed as a -D [That is minus D] FOR OBVIOUS REASONS. I asked the local Council member about it. she said it's the State Govt. Problem. He said its the Federal Govt problem....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Francis D
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

The Riverheart Parklands run for a couple of kilometres along the Bremer River. There is ample free parking at either end and along the road (King Edward Parade). There is a boardwalk, jogging/walking paths, landscaped gardens with Australian native plants and waterfall, local indigenous and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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