Robelle Domain is the perfect destination for Brisbane and Ipswich parents seeking more than just simple visit to the park. The Robelle Domain Parklands makes the perfect location for an entire day out with your Brisbane Kids in summer or in winter.
Robelle Domain playground
Robelle Domain is more than just a playground for Brisbane Kids. It is situated on 24 hectares and contains more than 11km of boardwalks, sporting fields, walking tracks and playgrounds for Brisbane Kids to enjoy. The play areas boast various features, including lots of water play and an interactive playground.
The water fun area is jam-packed and has tipping buckets and jet sprays. The domain also has some lovely shaded picnic spots, art features, treetop walks, beautiful gardens, a lake and waterfalls. Parents seeking coffee will be pleased to see a cafe right in the middle of the playground.
Imagination Factor at Robelle Domain
The interactive music space is perfect for budding musicians putting on a show, whilst the grassy open spaces leave themselves open to interpretation, along with games of catch and simple cloud gazing. Great games of tricking your friends into standing under the tipping bucket as it dumps 700 litres of water on them never gets tired.
Accessibility at Robelle Domain
Robelle Domain has wheelchair-accessible public toilet facilities. The playground is unfenced.
There are many bike and walking paths around the park that are perfect for Brisbane Kids in prams or wheelchairs or testing out their riding skills.
Picnic shelters with tables and barbeques feature in the area, although you will need to get there early to secure a good shady spot.
Robelle Domain features
- Unfenced playground
- Wheelchair-accessible toilets
- Some play equipment under shade sails
- Soft-fall rubber base
- Water play area with massive tipping bucket
- Climbing equipment
- Electronic interactive play area
- Nightly light show
- Grassy spaces
- Water features
- Bike and walking paths and boardwalks
- Picnic tables and shelters
Robelle Domain Parklands
Finding spacious areas to explore, play and relax in close to the city is always exciting. The Robelle Domain Parklands, just under 35km from the Brisbane CBD, is one such place locals and visitors should have on their list.
The 24-hectare parklands feature something for all members of the family. For the energetic there are playgrounds, sporting fields, water play, a zero depth splash park and the Orion lagoon to enjoy.
Robelle Domain Map
The sprawling Robelle Domain Parklands also boast 11km of boardwalks, including a treetop section. Bicycle paths and walkways are also on hand to explore, so bring your wheels and walking shoes.
When it is time to relax, find a picnic spots, stretch out on the grassed pyramids, or grab a bite to eat from the cafe. Enjoy the gardens, public artworks or if you still happen to be around in the early evening, marvel at the free sound and light show.
This family-friendly destination can be enjoyed at anytime of the year. Given how much is on offer here, you will probably have trouble dragging the kids away, so be prepared to stay for hours.
Orion Lagoon is located beside Robelle Domain, covering a total area of over 3.5km. The Orion Lagoon is one of the largest man-made public swimming areas in the Southern Hemisphere, with lifeguards on duty to provide a safe swimming experience for families.
Cool off with your Brisbane Kids in the 50-metre swimming area up to 1.5m deep, which is suitable for swimming laps. Or for younger kids and toddlers, enjoy the elongated tail end of the Orion Lagoon with an average 30cm depth, which also features play areas such as stepping stones and water squirts, perfect for water play and exploration.
Orion Lagoon is surrounded by tables and benches, BBQ areas, umbrellas and large grassy areas perfect for a picnic. There are also lockers, toilets and change tables for your convenience. The Lagoon Cafe is due to open soon, however there are plenty of other eating areas within short walking distance.
Opening Hours: Summer 1 Sep – 31 March: 5am to 9pm; Winter 1 April – 31 August: 8am – 4pm.
How to Get to Robelle Domain
Robelle Domain is located on Southern Cross Circuit near Orion, Education City and off Ian Keilar Drive in Springfield Central.