South Brisbane Playgrounds

Finding an awesome South Brisbane Playground is made easier for you by compiling only the BEST playgrounds as decided by Brisbane parents. This includes Ipswich Parks and Playgrounds too.

Harmony Gardens, Dutton Park

Harmony Gardens is a fun inner south neighbourhood park with a few special touches. HARMONY GARDENS - THE FUN The playground area at Harmony Gardens is called the Butterfly Magic Playspace and was created by the council in... Read More


Les Atkinson Park in Sunnybank | Spacious South Brisbane Park

Les Atkinson Park in Sunnybank is a spacious park with a tranquil pond, two playgrounds, bushland, fitness area and plenty of open space. Les Atkinson Park The Fun At the heart of Les Atkinson Park is a lovely pond, home to a host of wildlife including ducks, turtles, and birds. There are two covered platforms …

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Karawatha Forest Park in Karawatha | Discovery Centre & Nature Play

Karawatha Forest Park is not only important wildlife haven but home to a fascinating Discovery Centre, numerous walking tracks, two picnic areas and an awesome nature play space. Karawatha Forest Park Karawatha Forest Park on the southern edge of Brisbane is an important wildlife refuge for a large number of flora and fauna including threatened …

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Stoneleigh Reserve Park in Logan Reserve | Unique Country Farm Fun

Stoneleigh Reserve Park is a unique farm themed park where Brisbane Kids can engage in imaginative play. Stoneleigh Reserve Park – The Fun Inspired by Logan Reserves’ country landscape and it’s rich farming history, Stoneleigh Reserve Park is divided into three main areas – the Farmyard, the Farmhouse with orchard, and the Paddock. Instead of the …

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Whites Hill Reserve | Exploration Playground in Camp Hill

Whites Hill Reserve in Camp Hill is a 171-hectare nature and sport recreation reserve with walking tracks, lookouts, playing fields, picnic areas and a very impressive playground. Whites Hill Reserve Park – The Fun The fully fenced ‘exploration’ playground at Whites Hill Reserve is huge with a great layout that includes a wide variety of …

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Keralgerie Park in Morningside | Playground for Younger Brisbane Kids

Karalgerie Park has a colourful little playground that is ideal for toddlers or primary-school children to climb and explore. Keralgerie Park The Fun Keralgerie Park has a small playground that is perfect for toddlers or primary-school aged Brisbane kids. The main play structure is decorated like a storybook cottage on one side and a digger on …

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Phil Denman Park in Jamboree Heights | The Western Suburbs’ Best Kept Secret

At the end of a dead end street in Jamboree Heights you will uncover one of the best kept secrets in the Western suburbs – a brand new impressive kids playground combined with wide open spaces, basketball courts, crickets nets and an off leash dog area.  Phil Denman Park – The Fun Phil Denman playground is a …

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Mowbray Park in East Brisbane | Nautical themed playground by the river

Located right on the Brisbane River at East Brisbane is the shady oasis of Mowbray Park that contains nautical themed play equipment and lots of shade. Mowbray Park The Fun Mowbray Park has oodles of green space to run around on, but the main attraction is the playground with its two boats. The bigger ship, …

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Hardcastle Park in Hawthorne | Riverside playground and picnic spot

Located on a lovely stretch of the Brisbane River, Hardcastle Park is the perfect place to escape to on a hot Summer afternoon. Catch the CityCat to the nearby Hawthorne CityCat stop and make an adventure of your visit! Hardcastle Park – The Fun Hardcastle Park in Hawthorne is right on the Brisbane River and …

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Sherwood Arboretum in Sherwood | Sherwood Forest Park

With vast green plains, two great playgrounds, a duck pond, river jetty for fishing and a hill perfect for rolling down or running up (as the many personal trainers who use the park enjoy), the Sherwood Arboretum is an amazing place for your Brisbane Kids to have a day full of adventures. Sherwood Arboretum – …

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Renovations at Rocks Riverside Park make it safer and more fun for Brisbane Kids! (2014)

As Brisbane’s largest riverfront park and featuring a huge array of play spaces and equipment, Rocks Riverside Park is a firm favourite with families in the western suburbs and beyond. When the weather heats up, the water play area is the perfect place for Brisbane Kids to splash about, have fun and cool down. The …

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Jubilee Park in Beaudesert | Spacious Park for All Ages

If you’re returning from a holiday or day trip in the Scenic Rim area, it is well worth calling in to Jubilee Park in Beaudesert to stretch the legs. This expansive park caters for children of all ages, including teenagers, providing hours of outdoor fun. Jubilee Park – The Fun A spot under the shade …

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Roselea Park in Shailer Park | Super Slides & Pirate Ships

Roselea Park, opened in July 2014, is an adventure playground for all ages located in Shailer Park. Roselea Park – The Fun Roselea Park replaces the previous skate park in Roselea Street, with a huge climbing fort complete with super slide and a smaller preschool pirate ship playhouse. The park has terraced stone seating, shade …

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City Botanic Gardens Playground | CBD Play Space

This inner city playground is an excellent kid zone for all abilities and ages. City Botanic Gardens Playground – The Fun The new and improved playground in the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens has been designed to host a range of sensory play, musical activities, imaginative and physical play. Here, parents can relax under the trees …

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Riverdale Park in Meadowbrook | Huge Riverside Park

Riverdale Park in Meadowbrook is a very large park with many large open spaces for kicking a ball, plenty of tracks for walking or riding bikes, river access for fishing, a large duck lagoon and 3 separate playgrounds. Riverdale Park – The Fun The playground spaces at Riverdale Park include a smaller children’s playground, a …

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Funderwood Hollow – Brisbane’s Scariest Playground? Or Awesome Art?

The NEW ‘Funderwood Hollow’ Spielart adventure playground opened at Underwood Park on 1st July 2014. Check out the photos below to see the awesome new equipment, or click here to see our park review. With the news of the brand new Funderwood Hollow playground construction at Underwood Park in Priestdale comes a lot of excitement, …

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Darlington Parklands in Yarrabilba | Super park with waterpark in Logan

A brand new community super park opened on 25th January 2014 that is jam-packed with facilities for all ages. This precinct will provide hours of fun for Brisbane Kids on the south-side. Darlington Parklands – The Fun Darlington Parklands is like no other park in Brisbane. Dubbed a ‘super park’, we think Brisbane Kids will …

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Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve in Chuwar | Ipswich riverside park

Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve is a fun packed reserve that will have your Brisbane Kids enthralled and entertained for hours. Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve – The Fun Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve is a popular picnic and tourist spot on the Brisbane River at Chuwar near Ipswich. This reserve features a fun and engaging playground with …

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Shailer Pioneer Park in Shailer Park | Active Family Park

Shailer Pioneer Park caters for all age groups. This park, with sporting arenas and a playground is perfect for the whole family. Shailer Pioneer Park – The Fun This park is relatively new, being completed in September 2013. It has a brand new skate park that has benches and rails to grind and plenty of …

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Vic Lucas Park in Bulimba | Pirate playground with river views

Expansive river views and a boat shaped play structure make Vic Lucas Park especially attractive to little pirates and families searching for a lovely riverside picnic location. Vic Lucas Park – The Fun Bulimba’s Vic Lucas Park is located right on the bend of the Brisbane River, offering a beautiful vantage point for some park …

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Simpsons Playground in Graceville | Picnic playground by the river

Graceville’s Simpsons Playground, with its nautical themed play equipment, is located right next to the Brisbane River, making it the ideal spot for a picnic with your Brisbane Kids. Simpsons Playground – The Fun Located in leafy Graceville and adjacent to the Brisbane River, Simpsons Playground has fun nautical themed play equipment for Brisbane Kids …

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Mount Gravatt Park in Upper Mt Gravatt | Central south side play space

Mount Gravatt Park’s grassy spaces and playground, with its climbing activities and swings, are great for active Brisbane Kids to burn off some energy and stretch their skills. Mount Gravatt Park – The Fun Located off busy Logan Road in Upper Mount Gravatt, Mount Gravatt Park is a good play option for families in the …

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Mount Gravatt Outlook Reserve in Mt Gravatt | Playground with City Views

The basic playground at Mount Gravatt Outlook Reserve is definitely more suited to younger Brisbane Kids; however the area is fantastic for a bushwalk with bigger kids and family picnics on the large grassy spaces. Mount Gravatt Outlook Reserve – The Fun Even though Mount Gravatt Outlook Reserve only has a small playground, suited to …

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Meadowlands Picnic Ground in Carindale | Minnippi Parklands

Meadowlands Picnic Ground in the Minnippi Parklands has a basic playground more suited to younger Brisbane Kids, but has lots of shaded spaces for free play and a BBQ or picnic. Meadowlands Picnic Ground – The Fun Within the Minnippi Parklands, you will find Meadowlands Picnic Ground. This area has a small playground with basic …

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Meadowlands Park in Carindale | Preston Road Park

Meadowlands Park, an area of the nature-filled Minnippi Parklands, has some fantastic play equipment that is protected by large shade sails for Brisbane Kids of varying abilities and ages to enjoy.  A recent upgrade has seen the addition of a new fitness station and multi use court. Meadowlands Park – The Fun Otherwise known as Preston Road …

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George Clayton Park in Wynnum | Bayside nautical themed playground

George Clayton Park in Wynnum provides the ideal location for a full day of enjoyment with your Brisbane Kids. Pack a picnic and enjoy a day by the ocean of Moreton Bay. George Clayton Park – The Fun George Clayton Park has a great nautical themed playground suited to a variety of ages and abilities. …

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Gainsborough Park in Mackenzie | Family picnic park under the trees

Gainsborough Park in Mackenzie is perfect for a little family picnic; with play equipment, wide bike and walking paths and plenty of shade. Gainsborough Park – The Fun Gainsborough Park has a small playground that is fenced from the road, making it safer for Brisbane Kids. The play equipment includes climbing structures, swings, slides and rockers. …

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DM Henderson Park in Macgregor | Park with a bush feel & BMX track

DM Henderson Park has a wide variety of facilities for Brisbane families. It’s the perfect natural setting for a picnic and a play. DM Henderson Park – The Fun DM Henderson Park is a spacious park with lots to entertain Brisbane Kids of all ages and their families. For younger and primary school aged children, …

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Carrington Green Park in Carina | Neighbourhood playground

Carrington Green Park in Carina feels like a neighbour’s big backyard. The play equipment and open grassy spaces will keep Brisbane Kids entertained whilst burning off some energy. Carrington Green Park – The Fun Carrington Green Park is a great unfenced neighbourhood playground that is suited to younger and primary school aged Brisbane Kids. The …

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Alexander Park in Moorooka | Playground and Playing Fields

The playground at Alexander Park is minimal; however, when coupled with the adjacent playing fields, the park is perfect for family outings to soak up the sunshine. Alexander Park – The Fun Alexander Park on Brisbane’s Southside has a lovely little unfenced playground suited to younger and primary school aged Brisbane Kids. With swings for …

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Abbeville Street Park in Upper Mt Gravatt | Fun for all

Whilst not a huge space, the features of Abbeville Street Park are suited to Brisbane Kids of a variety of ages, with a playground, basketball half court and bike track to cover all interests. Abbeville Street Park – The Fun Abbeville Street Park in Brisbane’s Upper Mt Gravatt has a good sheltered playground for Brisbane …

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Short Street Park in Rocklea | Flat grassy park and playground

Short Street Park’s major drawcard is the open space that allows Brisbane Kids and their families plenty of room to either soak up some vitamin D or relax in the shade of the young fig trees. Short Street Park – The Fun Short Street Park on Brisbane’s Southside has lots of open grassy space for …

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Majestic Park in Coorparoo | Dragon play and fort

With a variety of play equipment and some great climbing trees, there’s plenty to occupy Brisbane Kids at Majestic Park. Majestic Park – The Fun Majestic Park in Coorparoo has one main playground with three smaller ‘satellite’ playgrounds, including a small rock-climbing wall. Equipment in the main area includes a cool dragon feature, swings and …

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Kianawah Road District Park in Wynnum West | Large Sheltered Playground

The spacious sheltered playground at Kianawah Road District Park will provide your Brisbane Kids with hours of entertainment. Kianawah Road District Park – The Fun Kianawah Road District Park on Brisbane’s southside has a spacious unfenced playground that is sheltered by colourful shade sails for Brisbane Kids to enjoy at all times of the day. …

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Hawthorne Park in Hawthorne | Fenced varied abilities playground

The awesome variety of equipment on offer at Hawthorne Park enables every member of your Brisbane family to relax and enjoy themselves. Hawthorne Park – The Fun Hawthorne Park is a lovely central park with a playground that is fully fenced and accessed only by a gate. On top of this, the playground is sheltered …

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CB Mott Park in Holland Park | Sprawling picnic park

With two playgrounds that may be better suited to toddlers and younger Brisbane Kids, CB Mott Park is perfect for all ages as a family picnic or barbeque destination. CB Mott Park – The Fun CB Mott Park on Brisbane’s southside has two separate playgrounds for Brisbane Kids to enjoy. With swings for infants as …

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Jindalee Park in Jindalee | Multi-level Playground

Jindalee Park is a small park with a great fort structure and lots of grass for running. It’s the perfect after school playground on a sunny day. Jindalee Park – The Fun Jindalee Park’s multi-level playground is great for primary school aged Brisbane Kids, with slides, fireman’s pole, swings and bridges to navigate. Steps connect …

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Logan Gardens Park at Logan Central | All abilities play space

A fantastic all abilities playground for Brisbane Kids, this playground has something to hold every family member’s interest. Logan Gardens Park – The Fun Logan Gardens Park has a fenced music area where Brisbane Kids love banging on the frogs feet and the drums. In the larger playground, there is a climbing castle, slides, more …

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Orleigh Street Playground at Orleigh Park | West End Playground

This small playground, suited to preschool and school aged Brisbane Kids, is close to several public transport options and is protected by beautiful mature shade trees. Orleigh Street Playground – The Fun Orleigh Street Playground (see also Hill End Terrace Playground) in Orleigh Park is a great park for confident climbers, housing two forts with …

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Sumners Road Park in Riverhills | Riverside Youth Space & Playground

Located next to the Brisbane River, Sumners Road Park features awesome tracks and dirt jumps for skate and BMX loving Brisbane Kids, as well as a small unfenced playground for younger children. Sumners Road Park – The Fun Brisbane BMX and Skater Kids will love this park. Tucked out of the way at the very …

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George Scarlett Park in Chelmer | Neighbourhood Playground

Adjacent to Gordon Thompson Cricket Field in Chelmer, you will find George Scarlett Park – a small neighbourhood playground for younger Brisbane Kids. George Scarlett Park – The Fun If your Brisbane Kid is into all things make-believe, then this cute little park is for you! Tucked away on the side of Gordon Thompson Cricket …

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Brentwood Forest Park in Bellbird Park | Multi-level Adventure Playground

Featuring a shiny new adventure playground, Brentwood Forest Park has numerous awesome slides, plus fun animal-shaped climbing equipment for younger Brisbane Kids. Brentwood Forest Park – The Fun Adventurous Brisbane Kids will absolutely LOVE Brentwood Forest Park! The most exciting features are definitely the awesome climbing nets leading to massive enclosed slides and a lookout …

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Underwood Park in Priestdale | A Park for Families

The wide range of facilities found at Underwood Park, including the awesome Funderwood Hollow adventure playground, makes this park ideal for families with Brisbane Kids of all ages. Underwood Park – The Fun Underwood Park is a lovely spacious park with heaps of attractions to suit all ages. There are several playgrounds throughout the park, including a …

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Timberland Park in Algester | Traffic Track Park

Timberland Park’s awesome traffic track and modern wooden playground make it an ideal destination for active Brisbane Kids. Timberland Park – The Fun The traffic track in Timberland Park is huge and is its main attraction. Brisbane Kids will spend hours negotiating the mini roads and learning the road rules from the street signs they …

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Svoboda Park in Kuraby | Adventure Playground

The play equipment in Svoboda Park is adventurous and plentiful, with so much space for Brisbane Kids to explore. Svoboda Park – The Fun Svoboda Park in Kuraby has a large modern playground, suited to a variety of age groups. Predominantly covered by shadesails and shaded by tress, the play equipment includes a flying fox, …

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Springwood Park | Tropical South-side Park

Springwood Park’s big, colourful playground is surrounded by lush green grass and tall shady trees, making it the perfect family BBQ destination on the south-side. Springwood Park – The Fun Springwood Park‘s playground is large, bright and colourful. With a heap of equipment, including swings, slides and a great play structure, the playground is protected …

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Pinnington Park in Crestmead | Small Family Park

With a variety of play equipment, as well as shady trees and lots of flat grass, Pinnington Park in Crestmead has something to keep each age group occupied. Pinnington Park – The Fun Pinnington Park in Crestmead is a small, well-kept park with open grassy space and playground equipment suitable for a variety of age …

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Macquarie Way Park in Drewvale | Modern Timber Playground

Just like someone’s cool backyard, Macquarie Way Park is contained enough to allow parents some relaxation before you all venture off on an exploration of the nearby creek. Macquarie Way Park – The Fun Macquarie Way Park is a relatively small park, giving the feel of a well-tended backyard. There is a single modern timber …

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King Street Park in Kuraby | Quiet Neighbourhood Playground

Nestled within a quiet residential area, King Street Park in Kuraby is an ideal tree-shaded playground for younger Brisbane Kids. King Street Park – The Fun With a perfect little playground for young children, the entire King Street Park area is populated by tall, mature eucalypts which offer dappled shade throughout. The small but well …

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Berrinba Wetlands at Browns Plains – A nature lover’s haven

Get your Brisbane Kids closer to nature at Berrinba Wetlands, where they’ll learn more about the natural environment. Berrinba Wetlands – The Fun Berrinba Wetlands is an awesome park surrounded by nature in Browns Plains. The huge flying fox over the sand is a main attraction in this park. There is also a playground with …

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Crestmead Park | Skatepark, Multi court, Playground

Crestmead Park has so many features to keep active Brisbane Kids on their toes – just don’t forget to bring the bikes or scooters! Crestmead Park – The Fun Located next to the PCYC community centre, Crestmead Park has a small unsheltered playground for younger Brisbane Kids containing swings, slides, rockers and climbing structures. It …

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JJ Smith Memorial Park | Marsden Picnic Park

With two separate play areas and lots of grass, JJ Smith Memorial Park is a great spot for picnicking with Brisbane Kids of all ages. JJ Smith Memorial Park – The Fun JJ Smith Memorial Park is a large, open waterfront park adjacent to the Logan Motorway in Marsden. The park has two separate playgrounds …

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Greenways Esplanade Park in Parkinson | Fun For All Ages

For both young and older active Brisbane Kids, Greenways Esplanade Park offers plenty of enjoyment. Greenways Esplanade Park – The Fun Greenways Esplanade Park is a large, open and largely flat park with two shade-sail covered playgrounds that feature swings, a slide and a climbing structure with a great wobbly bridge. A second more stable …

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Gowan Road Park | Wildlife Spotting Park

Gowan Road Park is a lush green space that is fantastic for wildlife spotting. Gowan Road Park – The Fun Gowan Road Park, or Golden Avenue Playground, may not have a huge amount of play equipment, however there is still plenty to do here and lots of space for Brisbane Kids of all ages. The …

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Forestglen Park | Browns Plains Family Playground

Forestglen Park is set back from the main road, making this a relaxing place to spend time with your entire family. Forestglen Park – The Fun Surrounded by trees and landscaped gardens, one of the main features of Forestglen Park is its popular gazebo and water feature. As well as the man made landscapes, the …

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Ken Fletcher Park | Tennyson Riverside Park

Think of a playground gone hyper on a power station and this doesn’t even begin to explain the extent of how AWESOME this Ken Fletcher Park is. Ken Fletcher Park – The Fun The playground is based around the look of a massive power station with smoke stacks and lots of climbling equipment that looks …

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Bayside Park Manly

“This lovely seaside playground is a climbers paradise, facility heavy and sea views to take you well away from reality” Bayside Park Manly The Fun Brisbane Kids who love to climb are going to be impressed by the amazing climbing net of this Brisbane seaside playground that is not only challenging for a one off …

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Arnwood Place | Tarragindi

Small but fenced, Arnwood Place is an awesome place to unleash a toddler while you relax with a coffee and book. Arnwood Place – The Fun This lovely Tarragindi playground play area contains a wooden tree house style fort with a slide, rock climbing wall and a spider web climber. Within the fenced space are …

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Thorneside Park | Beth Boyd Park

Beth Boyd Park is a lovely seaside playground with lots of opportunity for play together with the facilities for a wonderful memory making picnic Beth Boyd Park – The Fun This lovely Thorneside park is seaside and a wonderful destination for kids of all ages. It features 2 fort like structures with plenty of climbing …

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Brisbane All Abilities Playgrounds for Kids

BRISBANE ALL ABILITIES PARKS WITH LIBERTY SWINGS Brisbane all abilities parks are thankfully becoming more widespread. The addition of Liberty Swings in many parks across the city is giving many Brisbane Kids and adults in wheelchairs the opportunity to experience the pleasure of having a real swing in the park. The Liberty Swing is an …

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Brisbane Parks That Have Free Wifi

Brisbane Wi-Fi parks are making life easier for parents of Brisbane Kids. Adding to the existing fantastic features of some of our great Brisbane parks, bigger kids and adults can now take advantage of the FREE wireless internet access provided to many of the more popular playgrounds. The service is available 24 hours a day, …

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River Heart Parklands | Bob Gamble Park in Ipswich

Above and beyond a standard park- truly a masterpiece that demonstrates the value of families in Ipswich. River Heart Parklands – The Fun River heart playground at Ipswich boasts 3 sandpit areas, water-play activities with 4 large water pumps for children to experiment with, swings, a flying fox, a large climbing frame with a slide …

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Bulimba Riverside Park in Bulimba | Love Street Playground

Bulimba Riverside Park is a wonderful park that is situated right next to the Brisbane River and is suitable for both big and little Brisbane Kids. Bulimba Riverside Park – The Fun This is a fantastic park for kids of all ages. It features a toddler area with climbing equipment, slide and a seesaw. It …

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Glindemann Park | Holland Park

Some Brisbane parks are designed with fun in mind and Glindemann Park at Holland Park is one of those gems. The best part about this Brisbane Playground is that it caters for big and little Brisbane Kids. Glindemann Park – The Fun You will find Glindemann Park off two different roads, one off Logan Rd …

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Calamvale District Park | Awesome Brisbane Playground

With its leafy outlook, incredible playground and plentiful bike paths,  Calamvale District Park is one of the best playgrounds in Brisbane.  Calamvale District Park – The Fun Calamvale District Adventure Park is a lovely leafy Brisbane park, home to a range of impressive play equipment that needs to be seen to be believed! Young or …

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Bunnings Playgrounds

Fenced Brisbane Bunnings Playgrounds Bunnings isn’t just a grownups world, with plenty of DIY workshops for kids too. If you have a Brisbane kid over 5 they can take on projects like planter boxes, trucks & CD holders for FREE. Your local Bunnings may also go that step further to please, providing weekend activities like …

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Biambi Yumba Park at Fig Tree Pocket | Western suburbs fun

A huge wildlife-filled park in the western suburbs of Brisbane, Biambi Yumba Park has something to amuse Brisbane Kids of all ages under the shady trees. Biambi Yumba Park- The Fun Biambi Yumba Park is built around a lagoon, offering you a lovely outlook while your Brisbane Kids have fun in this well built, impressive …

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Carindale Recreation Reserve in Carindale | Rocket Park

Carindale Recreation Reserve – The Fun Carindale Recreation Reserve is a lovely south Brisbane playground and features a rocket with sound effects, a moon car, swings, rope pyramid, and moon rocks. This park has toilets several shaded barbeque areas, big spaces to run or kick a ball, enough paths for a little bike to ride around and …

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Fenced Parks in Brisbane

Fenced Parks in Brisbane First of all there aren’t many Fenced Playgrounds in Brisbane. In our opinion it is a sad case of council and developers forgetting about the real people that use these facilities. To help you find one we have created a list of Fenced Playgrounds in Brisbane. Here are the playgrounds we know …

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Aquativity at South Bank Parklands | Water-play for the whole family

South Bank Parklands Aquativity area offers hours of water-play fun for Brisbane Kids of all ages. Aquativity The Fun Throughout human history we have been fascinated with the power of water from its life-giving properties, to its graceful beauty, to the pure joy derived from splashing around in a flowing river. At South Bank Parklands, …

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Lota Park at Lota | Fig Tree Point Park by the bayside

Grab some fresh fish and chips from across the road and spend the afternoon soaking up the sunshine at Lota Park in Lota. Lota Park – The Fun Lota Park (AKA Fig Tree Point Park) is a relatively new local park on Lota Esplanade. It only recently opened and is a good playground alternative to …

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Colmslie Beach Reserve | A Seaside Adventure

With flying foxes, slides, picnic spots and bike tracks, what’s not to love about Colmslie Beach reserve!! Colmslie Beach Reserve – The Fun Colmslie Beach Reserve is a WOW Brisbane park for kids that is perfect for a day out in the beautiful Brisbane sunshine. The playground features include a fish and octopus sculpture to …

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DOB in a WOW playground Giveaway

DOB in a WOW Brisbane playground Giveaway Brisbane has so many amazing playgrounds it isn’t any wonder that our list is constantly growing with over 50 WOW playgrounds documented so far. WOW = impressive, generally with toilets (but not essential), we imagine that to be considered for our list a Brisbane Kid would get to …

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Ewing Park | Woodridge Train Playground

If your Brisbane Kid loves trains, they’ll LOVE Ewing Park! Ewing Park – The Fun If your Brisbane Kids love trains, this park is great! Not only does it have a large train and station to play on, but every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month there are actual train rides! Weather permitting, on …

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Rocks Riverside Park in Seventeen Mile Rocks | Riverside waterpark and recreation zone

Rocks Riverside Park is huge and will amaze even the most astute playground lover, with something on offer to please every member of your family. Rocks Riverside Park – The Fun Rocks Riverside Park has so many attractions; it’s hard to know where to start. The massive recreational zone was rebuilt after the 2011 Brisbane …

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Bulimba Memorial Park, Bulimba

Bulimba Memorial Park is one of those Brisbane Playgrounds that speaks volumes about the lifestyle that Brisbane is so lucky to have thanks to good weather and a safe open community. Bulimba Memorial Park – The Fun This lovely South Brisbane Park is the ultimate in fun for kids right up until school age with …

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Booker Place Park in Bellbowrie | Nature Playground

Booker Place Park in Bellbowrie is surrounded by nature, making it a peaceful destination for a play and a picnic with your Brisbane Kids. Booker Place Park – The Fun Booker Place Park has a sandpit, flying fox, swings and lots of forts with slides, ladders, cargo nets in a natural setting. It’s the ideal …

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Rafting Ground Reserve in Brookfield | Picnic under the trees

Rafting Ground Reserve has a great nature inspired atmosphere and plenty of space to play and explore for your adventurous Brisbane Kids. Rafting Ground Reserve – The Fun Yet another lovely free activity for Kids in Brisbane, Rafting Ground Reserve is a must-do picnic and play location in Brisbane’s west. This park is located about …

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Doug Larsen Park | Beenleigh Picnic Spot

Doug Larsen Park has small playgrounds and a lovely outlook, making it the perfect picnic destination with Brisbane Kids. Doug Larsen Park – The Fun This is a smaller playground than some of our other WOW playgrounds, but Doug Larsen Park is situated with a lovely leafy outlook, making it perfect for a picnic with …

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Brookwater Rise Park in Brookwater | Botanic Crescent

This playground is located in a lovely tranquil spot and is surrounded by trees and gardens. Brookwater Rise Park – The Fun Brookwater Rise Park has two unfenced playgrounds, suited to two different age groups of Brisbane Kids, so everyone can find something to do. It has two sets of swings (big kids & infants) …

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Capalaba Regional Park at Capalaba | All abilities playground

This awesome all-abilities playground in south-east Brisbane has space and fun by the bucketful – perfect for a big family gathering with Brisbane Kids of all ages. Capalaba Regional Park- The Fun Capalaba Regional Park’s modern facilities are great for a family picnic or BBQ, with shelters, tables, and wheelchair accessible toilets. The all-abilities playground …

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East Ipswich Honour Playground

East Ipswich Honour Playground. 129 Chermside Rd. East Ipswich. This playground offers lots of playground Equipment with an open kicking area and a half court for those sporty Brisbane Kids. There are also plenty of pathways for scooters and bicycles making for a day that Brisbane Kids will enjoy by wearing themselves out. Facilities include …

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Captain Burke Park in Kangaroo Point | Nautical River-side Park

Beneath the hustle and bustle of the Story Bridge, you’ll find Captain Burke Park with a great boat-themed playground for Brisbane Kids. After you’ve had a play in the park, you can hop on board the free ferry service for a pleasant voyage on the Brisbane River. Captain Burke Park – The Fun Ahoy me …

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Queens Park in Ipswich

A destination more than a park with animals to see, playgrounds to adventure on and gardens to peruse. In the relentless search to find ways to fill our children’s days with wonder and adventure, (yet without a hefty price tag attached), there are very few places that can boast the ability to tick as many …

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Alexander Clark Park in Loganholme | Play, Fish & Bushwalk

Alexander Clark Park is the perfect park for the whole family, fishing for the older Brisbane Kids, play for the younger ones, bikes for in-betweens. Pack a picnic and you can make a whole day of it! Alexander Clark Park – The Fun Alexander Clark Park has some amazing playground features that are sure to …

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Mount Cotton Playground | Mt Cotton Village Community Park

The expansive nature of Mt Cotton Community Park is a major drawcard, offering almost limitless play and exploration opportunities for Brisbane Kids. Mount Cotton Playground – The Fun This is a great park at Mt Cotton for the Brisbane Kid who wants lots of choice. The awesome brightly coloured play equipment is sheltered by a …

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Robelle Domain in Springfield | Water park and playground

Robelle Domain is the perfect destination for Brisbane and Ipswich parents seeking more than just simple visit to the park, as it makes the perfect location for an entire day out with your Brisbane Kids in summer or in winter. Robelle Domain – The Fun Robelle Domain is more than just a playground for Brisbane …

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Discovery Park in Springfield Lakes

Discovery Park is lake meets playground, a place for parents to relax and kids to play. Discovery Park – The Fun Why is it so special? Firstly it is a lake side park. Literally, it sits mere inches from the water. It is also a fairly new park, built in 2010 and as such everything …

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Grande Park at Springfield Lakes

Grande Park at Springfield Lakes is huge!! And popular, so if you plan to have a party for your Brisbane Kid, then get there early! Grande Park – The Fun Grande Park at Springfield Lakes has a fenced playground area with all the usual bells and whistles you would expect in a modern Brisbane playground. …

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WH Yeo Park at Victoria Point | Thompson’s Beach

Coupled with the safe swimming environment of Thompson’s Beach, WH Yeo Park provides a great family destination for picnics and play. WH Yeo Park – The Fun WH Yeo Park is a huge space with plenty of shade and a great unfenced playground that has lots of different equipment for children of a variety of …

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Henry Lawson Bicentennial Park, Walloon

Henry Lawson Bicentennial Park. 533-569 Karrabin-Rosewood Rd Walloon. This is a fabulous park featuring Playground equipment, amply kickabout areas, bikepaths, a skate park and BMX track. It boasts BBQ facilities, disabled access, drinking water, shelters, parking and toilets.

Hill End Terrace Playground at Orleigh Park | West End Playground

This awesome playground is suited to Brisbane Kids of all ages, is an easy walk to several public transport options and is protected day-round by beautiful mature shade trees. Hill End Terrace Playground – The Fun Kids big and small are catered to in this fun playground. Slide down a frog’s tongue, climb on the …

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Wynnum Kids Water Park & Playground | Whale Park & Wading Pool

Wynnum Kids Water Park and Playground is a summer playground dream for Brisbane Kids, this playground and water park will save any parent’s sanity on a hot summer afternoon with its whale park and wading pool. Wynnum Kids Water Park & Playground – The Fun With facilities like a playground, accessible toilets, shelter, nearby cafes, …

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