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Townsville Barra Fun Park

505 Allambie Lane | Kelso, Townsville, Queensland 4815, Australia
+61 7 4789 3093
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Basic for the price

The kids enjoyed the water park area and activities but the park itself seemed run down and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LandDMartin5244
via mobile
Great place . crap food

Went there yesterday with children & grandchildren. Great day for all until we got fish & chips... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Graham S
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Cairns, Australia
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Welcome to the Barra Fun Park. Townsville's only theme park. We have a huge inflatable waterpark, slip n slide, fishing ponds for Barramundi, jumping pillow, paddle boats, stand up paddle boats, banana boat rides, water skippers, tube rides, and two inline cable skis for wakeboarders. We are also the home of Australia's largest impounded fish that you an catch for fun. All day all inclusive passes are $29 each or $99 for a family of four.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good14%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cable skiing” (5 reviews)
“banana boat” (4 reviews)
“wake boarding” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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505 Allambie Lane | Kelso, Townsville, Queensland 4815, Australia
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+61 7 4789 3093
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The kids enjoyed the water park area and activities but the park itself seemed run down and unloved. Toilet areas weren't great and the outdoor furniture was dirty and mismatched. Staff were friendly enough and answered all of our questions. Having travelled around Qld over...More

Thank LandDMartin5244
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there yesterday with children & grandchildren. Great day for all until we got fish & chips. Fish was mushy. We couldn't eat it. Not cooks fault as I noticed she had to put frozen pieces in deep fryer. Would recommend bringing your own food...More

1  Thank Graham S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always caught fish there whether it is 4 in 1 hour or 30 (and that was sharing a rod with my then 6yo son!!). Cable wake boarding and the water park is a lot of fun too! Licensed premises i believe too. All rods and...More

Thank CoffeeCritical
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for something different to keep kids occupied during the school holidays, weekend, or seeking another idea for that 'adolescent / tween' birthday bash?? Here is a great answer to your woes! The Barra Fun Park is located a stones throw from Townsville's CBD...or at...More

Thank BJ P
BarraFunPark, Manager at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your amazing and comprehensive review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time out here.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taking 4 children and one adult to the Townsville Barra Fun Park, I decided to let them rate it and review it. Miss 6 said, "It was sooooo amazing!" and gave it a 5 out of 5. Miss 8 said, "It was the best fun...More

Thank Janet J
BarraFunPark, Owner at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for review we are pleased they we were able to provide a great day out for the whole family.

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We spent the day here celebrating my son's 13th birthday with 5 of his mates. Brent and Belinda have worked hard to keep the park open and now there's so many different activities for all ages. Highly recommend spending the day here, bring a picnic...More

Thank Mary-Anne P
BarraFunPark, Manager at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your kind words and awesome review.

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We visited with family from Victoria and has three under-tens and a teenager. We were able to pre-book a great shelter right beside the waterpark. There is so much to do and I reckon we could have stayed longer. They open from 10-4 but I...More

Thank jennyevans
BarraFunPark, Manager at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your kind review and we are glad you had a fun day out here

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our day here, it was awesome! The water park was fantastic for all ages! It was a lot of fun. The slip n slide was also great fun! We tried fishing for a bit & that was enjoyable too. The eating area...More

1  Thank Fiona C
BarraFunPark, Manager at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad you had a great time and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We attended the park from 2-4pm (closing time) with our children 8 and 9 years old We bought a family pass which gave us access to do all activities except 1. fishing at the big dam (but you could fish at smaller ones only) and...More

Thank Anna G
BarraFunPark, Owner at Townsville Barra Fun Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Hi Anna, Thanks for coming and taking the time to put up a review. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 23 May 2016

Very expensive, especially when you are only wanting to go for a quick 1 hour fish. This is definitely an all day attraction to get your monies worth. Prices were based off using the site as a whole. e.g. Entry to (fish for big barra,...More

Thank melissa c
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