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The new river walk

Fantastic way to enjoy the river whether it is meandering or power walking and you can always stop... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
diannew32
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Brisbane, Australia
Relaxing walk on a Sunday afternoon.

Surprisingly quiet on a very hot sunday.However it was beautifully cool under the huge Jacarandas... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frank C
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic way to enjoy the river whether it is meandering or power walking and you can always stop off for at a cafe for a break

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank diannew32
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly quiet on a very hot sunday.However it was beautifully cool under the huge Jacarandas. Plenty of vacant gas bbq's - which we did not use as we were on our way to the powerhouse theatre.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Frank C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk is a great way to get on the river and stay dry. amazing walk over the river but he real reward is the howard smith wharves at the end. Worth the walk and then enjoy a drink under the Storey Bridge

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adamjnoble67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended by a friend this to go on and we are glad we did so we spent a couple of hours just wandering around taking in the views, sat down for a while just watching everyone coming and going and easy walk into...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the City Cat ferry here which in itself is a very nice trip. We then strolled along the river bank and around the park land which was very enjoyable. Only problem the cafe was not open as it was Boxing Day so we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JC1LondonEngland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I regularly use the River Walk. It's a convenient way to get into town and now Howard Smith's Wharves development is complete, there are now welcoming places to eat, drink and be entertained at the end of the walkway.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ByeByeDXB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The New Farm River Walk is one of my favourite things about this city. Not only is it a refreshing way to see the sights of beautiful Brisbane, but it’s an extremely convenient way of getting to and from the CBD - connecting lots of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kitty_S1995
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is a great place to go for a walk, it has been well designed and the access is easy for everyone. There are more places being added so it will continue to get better. Worth a visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WorldTraveller5star
Reviewed 17 January 2019

we entered the path at New Farm and followed the River Walk, it was lovely and quiet on the day we took dog for walk and you are walking right next to the river, some of the river boats have stopping points along the path

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 14 January 2019

The new river walk, rebuilt following the floods of 2011, offers walkers, cyclists, runners, scooters, Segway riders presumably, a clean and uncluttered route of nearly 1 kilometre along and over the water. We did the walk on a very hot day, and were pleased to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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611sglover
27 July 2017|
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Response from Kezza111962 | Reviewed this property |
We usually park at New Farm Park and walk into the city and back. A great option is to combine the walk with a trip on the Ferry. There is a great little cafe near the ferry stop in the park.
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grannapa
22 May 2016|
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