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Fantastic outdoor play space for families

We love visiting here with the children, taking their bikes, scooters - there's plenty of space to... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Mount Gambier, Australia

The defunct Mount Gambier Rail Lands have been converted into a walking and cycling path that is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Teena W
Mount Gambier, Australia
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5 Aug 2018
“Fantastic outdoor play space for families”
9 Jul 2018
Railway Terrace, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We love visiting here with the children, taking their bikes, scooters - there's plenty of space to ride around safely. The natural play areas are fantastic, wooden climbing structures, large wooden lizard to climb on, a creek area that is sometimes empty, sometimes has water...More

1  Thank mum23all
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The defunct Mount Gambier Rail Lands have been converted into a walking and cycling path that is suitable for people of all ages to use. The paths are wide and flat - a perfect place to take the kids for a bike ride. The central...More

Thank Teena W
Reviewed 5 April 2018

A wonderful way of connecting the city from the East to the West, and now beyond too! This is a great area to picnic - byo please - barbeque - again byo please - or simply somewhere for the children to be able to play,...More

1  Thank Anne W
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We hired free bikes from the visitor centre and cycled down the trail, fun thing to do once you’ve finished seeing all the attractions !

Thank justmichie
Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a large area with a lot of potential, some really great things but i feel it needs a lot more, so did my children. Fantastic sculptures in the rocks and the huge wooden lizard are incredible

1  Thank Tim V
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The old railway area has been made into a play area for children . And an amphitheatre it's a great area for walks where the old tracks went have been tar sealed for walkers / push bikers/prams etc and goes quite a way there has...More

Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We attended an Australia Day breakfast and many locals attended. It is nicely kept and makes good use of the old railway line area

Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

One of the best natural playgrounds my kids have been too. This playground doesn’t hit you in the face with bright colours and plastic, so my kids were initially a bit reluctant. But after a few minutes it was wonderful to witness their sense of...More

Thank Storyteller750818
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

sometimes a rail corridor is left as wasted space (Im talking about you jolimont in melbourne).. the railway lands is a clever reclamation of such a space. well done to the farsighted people behind idea

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had the best time at the Railway lands. There was so much to see and do in the nature play space. They even had the Dining Car which served coffee, ice cream, hot chips, soup & other snacks. Our kids loved it so much...More

Thank Laura M
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