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Decker Park – Brighton

Playground @ Decker Park

Playground @ Decker Park

Decker Park is located at the intersection of Hornibrook Highway and Deagon Deviation and along Twentyfifth Avenue in the suburb of Brighton, in the far North of Brisbane. The park is a well featured park and with its location on the Bay and cool breezes makes it a popular destination for picnickers on the weekends and public holidays.

The facilities at the park include covered picnic tables along with  barbeques (both wood fired and electric) which are scattered around the park, a dog off-leash area, public toilets and a descent sized playground.

The dog off-leash area includes sitting benches and a covered picnic table along with plenty of fun dog training equipment like small hurdles, tunnels, ramps and more.

Dog off-leash area @ Decker Park

Dog off-leash area @ Decker Park

Children will enjoy the large mostly shade sail covered playground area at Decker Park which includes a climbing spider, a large fort like play structure with a slides, ramps and climbing equipment, a fun ship  like play area with a captains wheel for the budding pirates. A small half-court basketball court is also located near the playground to keep the older kids entertained while having a barbeque.

At low tide a small beach area is exposed adjacent to the park and with the shallow flat waters provides a perfect spot to introduce young children to the ocean or just to relax on the small sandy beach.

Parking is taken car of by either parking along Twentyfifth Avenue or at a car park at the end of the Avenue allowing parking for around 50 cars in total. A bus stop is also located only a short walk to the South of the park on Beaconsfield Terrace.  For more information on public transport please visit Translink.

Facilities At Decker Park

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Trees are scattered throughout the park providing shade.

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Public toilet facilities are situated in the centre of the park near the playground and barbeque facilities.

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A shared pathway runs along the park following the bay and is popular for exercisers.

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A large covered playground area is found in the centre of Decker Park and includes a wide variety of play equipment including a fort like play structure with ramps, slides and climbing fun, a captain’s deck with wheel for up and coming pirates and more.

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The Decker Park is well equipped with covered picnic areas and both electric and wood fired barbeque facilities. It is a popular destination for parties on the weekends.

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You can park either at a car park at the end of Twentyfifth Avenue or along Twentyfifth Avenue itself and provides for around 50 cars.

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A bus stop is located only a short walk to the South of the park on Beaconsfield Terrace. For more information on public transport please visit Translink.

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A small half-court basketball court is situated near the playground and barbeque facilities in Decker Park.

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A small beach area is exposed during low tides and with the shallow water makes a great spot to introduce young children to the ocean.

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A well equipped dog off-leash area is located towards the front of the park. It includes ramps, hurdles and other dog training equipment along with sitting benches and a covered picnic table for the dog owners.

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Located near the mouth of Pine River, people can be found fishing off the boardwalk or beach (at low tide) near the park.

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Panoramic views across Bramble Bay which also takes in the new bridge to Redcliffe are available from the end of Decker Park.

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