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Sunny Sunday Arvo

Spent the afternoon wandering around the bush tracks then a picnic on the lawn in the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Duncan B
Brisbane, Australia
So close and so cool for kids

I had no idea there was so much to do for young children at Downfall Creek and it’s so central... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Kirsten H
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11 Aug 2018
“Sunny Sunday Arvo”
18 Oct 2017
“So close and so cool for kids”
The Downfall Creek Bushland Centre is located at the Raven Street Reserve, part of the Chermside Hills Reserves. At the centre you can view environmental and cultural displays, learn about the reserve's flora and fauna, and discover the importance...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
815 Rode Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
+(61)3407 2400
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Spent the afternoon wandering around the bush tracks then a picnic on the lawn in the beautiful Brisbane winters sun. Great place to take young children.

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I had no idea there was so much to do for young children at Downfall Creek and it’s so central. They have fantastic school holidays sessions where children get to learn about our Brisbane bush and Creek environments by actually getting into it and exploring...More

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This whole area lends itself very well to family/group gatherings as there is plenty of open space, free bar-b-ques, ample sheltered seating, walking paths where the abundant wildlife can be easily spotted and children's play area. It is in a fairly built up zone but...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

A great little wildlife area lots of information in the centre and nice little bush paths. We saw wallabies and there are lots of nesting bats. Well worth a visit, especially as it's FREE

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Downfall Creek is like a hidden gem in the middle of suburbia. There are picnic grounds, shelter sheds and free BBQs, a really Impressive interpretive centre (though sadly not open on weekends), there is a brilliantly designed Playground that is great for little people and...More

1  Thank Cazooka
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This Chermside Reserve area in McDowall is a great place to visit and walk and is mainly designed for younger people with young families. The play ground and playing area is spacious. some of the walks are designed for wheel chairs and there is braille...More

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