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Beautiful Water Features

The Park is alongside the river and has water features (including ducks) within it. There is an... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Great Park

First visit to Footscray Park in over 20 years and what a pleasant surprise. Luscious green and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Ballarat Road, Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria 3011, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

The Park is alongside the river and has water features (including ducks) within it. There is an abundance of grass, plants, shade trees, playgrounds, paths, shelter, public toilets and some BBQs. It is a great place for a picnic.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank platypus150
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

First visit to Footscray Park in over 20 years and what a pleasant surprise. Luscious green and plenty of old trees, paths meticuosly maintained with great views of river and racecourse.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 411sergiop
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We have visited the park with the family in summer and it was clean and fresh air with beutiful green and lushers big leaves and enjoying a nice picnic for the day.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Sash P
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Visited New years eve 17-18 for the family fire works. Great show and live entertainment, plenty of food trucks etc but hell to get out of

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Jacinta F
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This part of Footstscray along Ballarat Road is quite pleasant and different from the run down and shabby feel that Footscray now has developed because of the diversity of its newer residents. There are good places to walk and large expanses of green and a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Footscray park is nice place to come with your friends or family for a picnic and enjoy the gardens there is ample room for walking around and playing in the park I highly recommend to bring visitors here from overseas to the garden for flora...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank R8118MZmaryp
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Footscray Park is a beautiful place for a stroll. It's tranquil and very scenic along the river. There is a beautiful series of artwork on the opposite side of the river (across from the Heavenly Queen Temple) too. The view changes from industrial to greeneries...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank garyleecious
Reviewed 17 March 2017

It is a nice plase beside the Mayriborong river. Nice river view with BBQ facilities, good for family gathering..

Date of experience: January 2017
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Went out for Lunch with family.We ordered non -veg platter for starter which comes with 1 nan bread and had tandoori chicken,lamb seekh kebab,Chicken tikka.For mains we had had Masala dosa,Butter chicken,Butter chicken tikka masala,Kadai paneer,Chicken biryani with nan bread and tandoori roti. Mains were...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank kwaisunyee
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had been living in Footscray for almost five years but had yet to visit Footscray park. Saw alot of people walking there on New Year's eve for fireworks so we had our family walk there this evening. Was impressed with this park. We thought...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Lei L
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Thanh N
9 October 2017|
Response from R8118MZmaryp | Reviewed this property |
There are lily's and a lot of greenery and most probably rose will be in full bloom.