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New Playgrounds in Brisbane that you may not have been to

by Sally Foster (follow)
New playgrounds to try out

While I do have my old faithful playgrounds that I take my kids to time and time again, there is nothing like a shiny new playground to try out every now and then. Especially if they boast all abilities equipment, water play areas and lots of opportunities for imagination play.

These playgrounds have been opened within the last 12 months, so you may not have tried them yet. And they are all well worth a visit.

Hercules Street Park, Hamilton

What's There?:

Hill with slippery slides, connecting tunnels and scrambling Nets
Climbing Wall
Giant Fort with towers, connecting bridges and tube slides
Hammock swings and tyre swings
Spinning wheels
Water Play area with 'showers'

The Facts:

Green spaces
BBQ Facilities
Dog Off Leash Area
Partially Shaded
Toilets
Exercise Area
Limited street parking or parking at Portside

Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Location: 40 Remora Street, Hamilton

Flagstone Adventure Park, Flagstone

What's There?

19m Skybridge
Two sky cabins connected by a giant octanet
11m high tower
Flying Fox
Racing Slides
Inground Trampoline
Toddler Play Fort and Play Area
Swings
Water Play Park featuring a 10m climbable treehouse, waterfalls and a ‘zero depth’ water course with jets, blasters and bubblers
Skate Plaza
Splash and Play Dog Park

The Facts:

Partially Shaded
Off Street Parking
Toilets
Disabled Toilets
Water Fountains
Shelter Sheds
All Ages as there is something for everyone. Particularly great for older kids.

Credit: Weekend Notes


Credit: Weekend Notes


Location: Flagstone Regional Park, Flagstonian Drive, Flagstone

Hills District All Abilities Playground, Arana Hills

What's There?:

Sand play zone with two diggers
Swings
Slides
Play shop
Monkey bars
See saw
Sensory garden with herbs and flowers
Interactive music zone
Model bee hive
Honeycomb inspired climbing wall

The Facts

Fully fenced
Wheelchair accessible
Onsite parking
Toilets
BBQ Facilities

Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Location: Olearia Street West, Arana Hills

UQ Community Garden and Playground, St Lucia

What's There?:

Flying fox
Towers and slides
Sand and water play zone with dinosaur bones to dig
Swings including a wheelchair accessible swing
Games and musical instruments

The Facts

Onsite Cafe open on weekends
BBQ facilities
Street parking that is paid on weekdays
Only some playground area is shaded
Toilets

Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Location: William McGregor Dr, St Lucia

Splash 'N' Play Water Park, South Ripley

What's There?:

Water Park with fountains, streams and fountains shooting water
Giant twisty slides
Sky tower connected with sky walk
Flying Fox
Huge climbing net
See saw
Swings
Dome cubby house
Butterfly scramble net and spinner

The Facts:

Green space
Picnic areas
BBQ facilities
Off Street parking
Wheel chair accessible
Cafe on site

Credit: Weekend Notes


Credit: Weekend Notes


Location: Harmony Crescent, South Ripley

Ascot Park, Ascot

What's There?:

Colourful cubby houses
Fire Truck
Water play area with stream and pump
Slides
Swings
Maze
Climbing Nets

The Facts:

BBQ Facilities
Rotunda
Street parking
Very toddler friendly
Toilets
Fully fenced

Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Credit: Must Do Brisbane


Location: Between Lancaster Road, Kitchener Road and McGill Avenue, Ascot

Do you know of any more new playgrounds that have opened in your area? Please let us know so we can add them to the list!




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