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Highgrove Street Park, Thornlands

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by Meg Forbes (subscribe)
Meg Forbes is a mum, freelance writer, and photographer living in the Redlands, South of Brisbane. https://www.instagram.com/megforbesphotography/
Published March 5th 2020
This small playground packs a big punch
Highgrove Street Park in Thornlands is one of Redland City's newest parks.

Highgrove Street Park
Highgrove Street Park


Highgrove Street Park may be small, but it packs a punch! The playground is shaded and constructed over a soft-fall surface for safety.

Loads to do at Highgrove Street Park!
Loads to do at Highgrove Street Park!


There is a range of playground equipment designed to suit children of various ages. This includes multi-level play equipment with two slides (of differing heights), a bridge, climbing net, and fireman poles.

Multi-level play equipment at Highgrove Street Park
Multi-level play equipment at Highgrove Street Park


The swings include one for older children, a baby swing, and swing equipment beneath the multi-level equipment.

Highgrove Street Park
Highgrove Street Park


Beyond the playground, there are a range of seating options for adults. These include a bench, a sandstone rock wall, and a shaded picnic area.

Picnic area at Highgrove Street Park
Picnic area at Highgrove Street Park


In addition to all of this play equipment, Highgrove Street Park features a small, grassy playing field and a bicycle or scooter path that rings the entire area.

Bicycle and scooter path at Highgrove Street Park
Bicycle and scooter path at Highgrove Street Park


This quiet park and playground border on tranquil bushland with many native, flowering trees that attract a variety of wild birds.

Wild parrots are attracted to the bushland around Highgrove Street Park
Wild parrots are attracted to the bushland around Highgrove Street Park


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Why? A range of equipment for children of various ages
When: Anytime
Phone: 07 3829 8999
Where: 40B Marcoola Street, Thornlands, 4164
Cost: Free
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