Dan Gleeson Gardens

Townsville, Townsville Area

Throw down a picnic rug and relax by one of the water features that Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens offers while spotting the array of wildlife nearby. These lush gardens are home to a diverse range of wildlife, from long neck turtles, mangrove jack, barramundi, eels, redclaw and prawns to bowerbirds, barking owls, fig birds, ducks, cormorants, egrets, butterflies and a range of beetles and lizards.

Whether you are walking the dog, or taking the kids out for a ride on their bikes or scooters, Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens has a number of well maintained walking paths set amongst gorgeous scenery that is perfect for an afternoon stroll.

Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens offers ample parking, wheelchair access and barbecue facilities.

Open Times

Note: Open daylight hours, seven days a week.


  • Car park
Thuringowa Drive
Townsville, Townsville Area

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