The Lake Parklands

Forest Lake

The Lake Parklands is an idyllic spot to enjoy nature, with plenty of picnic areas and playgrounds dotted alongside picturesque Forest Lake.

A gentle 2.5 km walking track meanders around Forest Lake, which is also a peaceful wildlife refuge. Wildlife of all kinds call Forest Lake Parklands home - from swans and turtles, to ducks and pelicans, all kinds of native animals can be found in this peaceful setting.

Forest Lake Parklands Forest Lake

A highlight for families are the numerous playgrounds and thoughtfully placed seats with views across the water. There is a popular boat-themed playground located at the northern end of Forest Lake, which also has swings, slides, giant climbing web and water-cycle awareness activities. Children will spend hours pretending to steer the ship while gazing across the lake.

Forest Lake Parklands Forest Lake

The parklands also feature an open air ampitheatre, stage area, fitness circuit, jetty and duck viewing platform.

Forest Lake Parklands Forest Lake

In a nutshell - Relax beside the tranquil lakeside parklands, take the family to the boat-themed park or enjoy a walk in nature observing the abundant native wildlife.

Nice to know - Forest Lake Shopping Centre is located close to Forest Lake and Simple Bliss Coffee serve excellent dine in or take away coffee from a deck overlooking the lake.

By Lucy Hordern

The Lake Parklands

Parkland Bvd

Forest Lake

Map

Forest Lake Parklands, Forest Lake

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Gain a fascinating insight into Aboriginal Australia
Queensland Symphony Orchestra accompanies a screening of Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi
Abbey Road Live in Concert returns to Fortitude Music Hall
Join Patricia Ward Kelly for a fascinating look at legendary Gene Kelly
Two sets of super-talented siblings team up for a night of musical mastery
The Brisbane Comedy Festival returns in February
Noni Hazlehurst’s critically-acclaimed production of Mother returns
Gold Logie winning comedian Tom Gleeson is coming to town

January School Holiday Guide 2020

Heep the kids entertained this January with these awesome things to do
January School Holiday Gudie 2020
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT