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Queens Park in Healesville

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by Nikki Lee (subscribe)
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Published January 1st 2017
Fun for all of the Family at Queens Park in Healesville
Queens Park Healesville Yarra Valley Day Trip Picnic Family Fun BBQ
Queens Park Path Entrance from Maroondah Highway


Queens Park is one of the most beautiful in the Yarra Valley and has a range of activities for visitors.

Healesville Queens Park Playground Family Fun Day Trip
Playground at Queens Park in Healesville


The park has a fun playground for the kids, BBQs and picnic benches. There are lush lawns which provide plenty of room for picnic rugs or a game of football or soccer.

Queens Park Healesville Family Fun Day Trip Picnic BBQ
BBQ and Picnic Area with lots of room to kick a footy


The park also has a Roll Play bike facility where the little ones can learn to ride their bikes, with statues and greenery to please the eye also.

Queens Park Healesville Family Fun Day Trip Roll Play Bicycle Facility Playground
Roll Play Bicycle Facility


The Graceburn Creek runs alongside the park and is a lovely place to cool off on a hot day. There is a bridge which takes you over the Graceburn Creek and leads you to the Beechworth Bakery.

Healsville Queens Park Graceburn Creek Family Day Trip Nature
Graceburn at Queens Park Healesville


Healesville Outdoor Pools are also situated at Queens Park which has three sized pools - large, medium and a shallow pool for the little ones. There is a small fee to enter the pools which also hosts a kiosk which sells cold drinks and icy poles.

Healesville Outdoor Pools Queens Park Family Fun Day Trip
Healesville Outdoor Pools at Queens Park


The entrance to the pools is decorated with local artwork which is interesting to view on the drive into the park.

Healesville Outdoor Swimming Pools Queens Park Art Day Trip Family
Art Work at Entrance of Healesville Outdoor Pools


A basketball court is situated at the park also, alongside the tennis courts, which are managed by the Healesville Tennis Club.

Queens Park Free Basketball Family Day Trip
Queens Park Basketball Court


Other notable features of this park are the lovely rose garden, the very old wishing well and the soundshell, which has hosted a number of musical events.

Healesville Queens Park Wishing Well Family Fun Day Trip
Wishing Well at Queens Park


Queens Park is a thoroughly recommended destination for fun family day trips!

Healesville Queens Park Rose Garden Day Trip
Queens Park Rose Garden
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Why? Family Fun Day Trip
Where: Queens Park, Healesville, Vic, 3777
Cost: Free
Your Comment
Sounds like an awesome place to visit!
by Lauralee Evans (score: 1|61) 706 days ago
It is a really beautiful park to spend time in! Thanks Lauralee.
by Nikki Lee (score: 2|136) 589 days ago
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