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Harmony Gardens, Dutton Park

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Published September 2nd 2020
Come one, come all
Sensory play is the focus of Harmony Gardens. Located within the broader Dutton Park recreational space, this whimsical butterfly-themed playground caters for visitors of all abilities.

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Colourful playground


Upon entry, visitors are greeted with large musical play instruments, a Braille monument and textured poles of varying heights.

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Sound sculptures


Surrounding the playground is a wavy pathway, adorned with lovely mosaic butterflies (these were made in collaboration with local school students). There are two brightly coloured forts, once of which offers tactile sand play with pulleys, buckets and chutes. The other fort is much smaller, with a mock cafe/shop underneath.

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Butterfly Magic Playspace


Little explorers will also enjoy a colourful climbing caterpillar structure, crawling bug tunnel, inclusive swing set and swinging hammock.

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Play equipment


Onsite facilities include exercise equipment, picnic shelters, barbeques, toilets and a bikeway. More adventurous visitors may cycle or walk across the Brisbane River using the footbridge to the University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus.
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Why? To enjoy inclusive play opportunities in Brisbane.
Where: 359 Gladstone Road, Dutton Park
Cost: Free
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