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Lake Alford Park

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Bruce Highway | Monkland, Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Great for young and old

Loved visiting this park which offers a nice walk around a lake with heaps of bird life and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
themerlins
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Newcastle, Australia
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Great place for a travel break

We stooped here for a lunch stop while travelling. A great park with plenty of shade& space to... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
diannereitsma
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Townsville, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bruce Highway | Monkland, Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved visiting this park which offers a nice walk around a lake with heaps of bird life and interpretation of what you may see. Great playground with enough to do for toddlers and slightly older kids. Very well done regarding access for children with disability...More

Thank themerlins
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stooped here for a lunch stop while travelling. A great park with plenty of shade& space to stretch out.

Thank diannereitsma
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A worthy stop on the Bruce Highway heading through Gympie or as a destination in its own right, Lake Alford is a beautiful place to stop a while. There is an all abilities playground for the kids or for the 4-pawed members of the family...More

Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is next to the information centre so is handy to have a walk around lots of water birds we even saw some cygnets has a nice walk around the lake and nice fountains . Also a playground for children

Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The park is close to the Gold mining museum in Gympie and good to relax while waiting for your travel mates that are visiting the museum. Parking spaces were limited when we arrived and it seemed a bit desorganized. However we enloyed the stop on...More

Thank laughingkookaburra33
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This park has changed a lot over the years but has always stayed beautiful & great for families. There is picnic tables & BBQ's, a big fenced playground for children & a great walk across the pond with views of the ducks, swans & other...More

Thank Wynter B
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Whether you are looking for a nice spot to take a break from your road trip or to just kick back, relax and enjoy the scenery while you are staying in Gympie, this is the spot. It is directly on the highway through Gympie and...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 12 February 2017

It is about 1 hour 45mins from Brisbane and was a nice spot for a coffee break. You can see the large park with a couple of lakes on your right (heading north) just before the entry. There are several picnic tables scattered around the...More

Thank Angel88
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Area well maintained. Picnic facilities available. Safe play area for children.Well worth a visit - enjoy the beautiful park setting and the birds that frequent the lake.

Thank josaid
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Well folks , we moved house in Jan 2017 , so we passed by this place and stopped here on many an occasion , to enjoy the coolness , tranquility and beauty of this off highway spot. Do yourself a favour , if you've been...More

Thank fred s
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