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Parks & Gardens Hughenden & District

 

Robert Gray Memorial Park

Is dedicated to local characters and pioneers of the district. Facilities include free BBQs, picnic areas and public toilets along the northern banks of the Flinders River.

 

Eco Walk on Flinders


Enjoy a walk through the diverse bioregions of the Flinders Shire ‘Eco Walk on Flinders’. These ecosystems have been replicated along the northern banks of the Flinders River with over 1.5 km of walking tracks. Along the pathway are species of flora and local artwork illustrating important events, and the diversity of Flinders Shire. 

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Brodie Street Playground

ffers free BBQ, picnic area and public toilets. This park has a large grassed area with children’s play area and cycle path.

 

Apex Park - Driver Reviver Park

Is a driver reviver community-based road safety initiative of the Department of Transport and Main Roads and the Queensland Police Service. This is a volunteer operated (open public holidays) facility which include toilets, showers and picnic area.

 

Bully Playford Park

Is a small picnic area dedicated to one of the long time Rotary members of Hughenden, Arthur ‘Bully’ Playford. Facilities include picnic table and toilets.

 

Riverview Park

Situated on the Flinders River riverbank on the corner of Hann Highway and Comyn Street, has a shaded grassed area and picnic tables.

 

Discovery Park

Adjoined to the Flinders Discovery Centre, is a walk through with grassed area, seats and fountain connecting the central business district.

 

Prairie Park

Located in the centre of Prairie on the Flinders Highway, Houses the 35 ft Comet windmill. Facilities include shaded area with picnic shelter and public toilet.

 

Torrens Creek Park

Is a small rest area in the centre of Torrens Creek on the Flinders Highway. Facililities include picnic table and toilet. 

 

 

NO CAMPING IN PUBLIC PARKS

 

 

Recration Facilities


Hughenden Skate Park

Has a BMX track, half court basketball, beginner and open skate area including half pipe and tabletop. Carve, step-up, drop and grind through Hughenden’s amazing skate park facility which rivals those of most capital cities. The facilities include shade over the skate area and picnic table.

 

Hughenden Memorial Swimming Pool

Has a 33 m swimming pool and children’s pool all with shaded areas. Open September to April.

 

Hughenden Bowls Club

Is an eight rink synthetic carpet facility with licensed clubhouse. Social games are held Friday from 5pm and Sunday from 3pm. The facilities include shade over the green.

 

Hughenden Golf Club 

Is an 18 hole, par 70 golf course, Social golf (Frothies 6 hole) is held every Wednesday. Call into the clubhouse from 3.30 pm and make yourself known.

 

Torrens Creek Golf Club

Welcomes social golfers at any time of the day. Just call into the Golf Club