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Sherwood Arboretum

Jolimont Street | Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland 2004, Australia
+61 7 3403 8888
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Peaceful parkland on a Sunday afternoon

Found a great park next to Brisbane river at Sherwood. Lots of families cooking barbeques, playing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul J
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Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Wonderful natural space

A great and large natural space with everything, including river access. Big playgrounds, ponds... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Michael M
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Brisbane, Australia
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LOCATION
Jolimont Street | Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland 2004, Australia
CONTACT
+61 7 3403 8888
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found a great park next to Brisbane river at Sherwood. Lots of families cooking barbeques, playing, having a ball. Dog friendly, on a lead, lots of couples walking their dogs around a couple of lakes. Access to the river via a pontoon and walkway. Electric...More

Thank Paul J
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

A great and large natural space with everything, including river access. Big playgrounds, ponds, open grass areas, forested areas, riding paths... great for a weekend trip with the family.

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Join Sherwood Forest Park runners at 0700 for 2, 4, or 6 km run, every Saturday morning. All ages welcome, family orientated as well as competitive. Free but should give a gold coin donation.

Thank Col A
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful park. It has plenty of room to go for a walk down to the river, a playground for the kids, ponds with lots of birdlife, and grass areas to run around. It also has lots of shady trees and toilets. A...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice park. Walk by the river and explore the variety of trees. Some are labelled. More could be.

Thank John G
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This park has great trees, barbQ 's, covered picnic areas, play equipment for children. A wharf for boats on the Brisbane river frontage for boats. A small lake/ water feature. On Saturdays at 0700 there is a free fun run, 2, 4, 6 km. From...More

Thank Col A
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Really nice park on the bend of the Brisbane river , park on the edge and walk around the many paths and interesting features

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

A short drive off the main road and you come to this amazing park. Right on the Brisbane river this park has plenty of room, its dog friendly, has nature walks, playgrounds for the kids and a surprising amount of free bbqs and covered tables.

Thank Kerryn-Jayne F
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

The park is only a short drive from Indooroopilly and about 15 minutes from the city of Brisbane. It is a host park for "Pipers in the Park" so, if you are interested in pipes and drums, check up the schedule, take along some coffee...More

Thank shelagh880
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Arboretum has a lot to offer everyone. There's a great playground for kids, a huge area to stroll and enjoy nature, as well as the track along the river.

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