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The Railway Lands

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Railway Terrace, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Walk, play, and wander

A wonderful way of connecting the city from the East to the West, and now beyond too! This is a... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Anne W
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Mount Gambier, Australia
Nice rail track to cycle !

We hired free bikes from the visitor centre and cycled down the trail, fun thing to do once you’ve... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
justmichie
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 Apr 2018
“Walk, play, and wander”
5 Apr 2018
“Nice rail track to cycle ! ”
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Railway Terrace, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

A wonderful way of connecting the city from the East to the West, and now beyond too! This is a great area to picnic - byo please - barbeque - again byo please - or simply somewhere for the children to be able to play,...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We hired free bikes from the visitor centre and cycled down the trail, fun thing to do once you’ve finished seeing all the attractions !

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a large area with a lot of potential, some really great things but i feel it needs a lot more, so did my children. Fantastic sculptures in the rocks and the huge wooden lizard are incredible

1  Thank Tim V
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The old railway area has been made into a play area for children . And an amphitheatre it's a great area for walks where the old tracks went have been tar sealed for walkers / push bikers/prams etc and goes quite a way there has...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We attended an Australia Day breakfast and many locals attended. It is nicely kept and makes good use of the old railway line area

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

One of the best natural playgrounds my kids have been too. This playground doesn’t hit you in the face with bright colours and plastic, so my kids were initially a bit reluctant. But after a few minutes it was wonderful to witness their sense of...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

sometimes a rail corridor is left as wasted space (Im talking about you jolimont in melbourne).. the railway lands is a clever reclamation of such a space. well done to the farsighted people behind idea

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had the best time at the Railway lands. There was so much to see and do in the nature play space. They even had the Dining Car which served coffee, ice cream, hot chips, soup & other snacks. Our kids loved it so much...More

Thank Laura M
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I like most of the locals use this location as an ideal spot to walk our two dogs, it stretches across three blocks and is great to keep you fit and take in the scenery for which has been set up with local artists sculptures,...More

Thank Christina R
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