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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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A really great place to walk the dog in the afternoon in the shade of the trees along the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Alan K
Townsville, Australia
via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit. The river is a beautiful backdrop to the swimming lagoons, which... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Hobart, Australia
via mobile
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Ross River Road | Pioneer Park, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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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
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go for a walk,or a swim as the pools are free to use.there is big shady trees all through the park with free BBQ s . You can also walk around the river kids will love this area

1  Thank Framara104
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Riverway has something for almost everyone, from large public swimming pools, nice walking tracks, a cafe, a theater and much more. Overall its a great location to bring the family for a Sunday or to go for exercise.

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to bring the kids. Play grounds, volley ball nets, lots of animals to feed. BBQ areas well kept

Thank RitaMoore
Reviewed 11 September 2017

There is a large public pool, markets over the week and stadium again near the hotel. A theatre is also located in the same area

Thank Maz092
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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 .