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Oxley Creek Common

#124 of 342 things to do in Brisbane Features Animals
Sherwood Road, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3403 8888
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An urban open space that is more than expected

Car park area is just off Sherwood road adjacent to Oxley Creek. Excellent facilities here for a... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Brisbane, Australia

a good local spot for locals to walk their dog and get their steps up , not really worth a long trip

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Michael S
Brisbane, Australia
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Sherwood Road, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3403 8888
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Car park area is just off Sherwood road adjacent to Oxley Creek. Excellent facilities here for a picnic or family gathering with good shelters, gas bbqs and toilets , as well as well maintained grounds. There is an easy two and a half km walk...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 3 March 2017

a good local spot for locals to walk their dog and get their steps up , not really worth a long trip

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent walking trails. Well maintained. Great place to bring your dog for a walk. and must admit, people taking care of the Oxley Creek keep the area in a very pristine condition.

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Oxley Creek Common entails an environment centre, some historical structures and a 5km round trip walk along a path alongside Oxley Creek. The walk is flat on a wide formed gravel path, suitable for bikes, young children, and "off-road" prams. It ends at the hoop...More

Thank stephen p
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It's an easy long walk, children can take their bicycles as it's all flat and it might take a bit of encouragement to get them to the Secret Forest. Being surrounded by scrub and mangroves gives it a feeling of being out in the country.

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to see many wonderful birds. You have the chance of seeing over 170 species of birds. Will visit again for sure.

Thank Beverly L
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We have driven past this SO many times, never knowing what we were missing! Lots of picnic tables, most under cover, clean and copious facilities, a jetty into Oxley Creek. See the sculptured water markers of the flood level up so high, then see the...More

Thank ibaas2016
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great walk today. Had to get out of the house as kids were getting cabin fever due to days of rain and wind. Was great to stretch our legs and see Pelicans in the suburbs. Great for dog walking.

Thank theMitchells2016
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Oxley Creek Common is a great place in Brisbane South for bird watching and photography. It follows Oxley Creek along for quiet a distance, then branches out to some lagoons. Early morning, just as the sun rises is a great time, many species of birds...More

Thank BrissieClive
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Great spot to take the kids on there bikes and dog friendly too, with an off the leash park. Popular with bird watchers. 5km return walk to the secret forest. Bbq, picnic tables and amenities. There is also an access ramp to launch your canoe...More

Thank Heather R
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Sharon C
9 December 2016|
Response from ibaas2016 | Reviewed this property |
Like you I've had a lot of difficulty sourcing an answer. It is listed on many sites under state gov. local gov. and city council. So confusing. The closest I got to an answer was that it is booked through Public Housing... More