Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve is a popular picnic and tourist spot on the Brisbane River at Chuwar near Ipswich. This reserve features a lookout, a fun and engaging playground with shade-sails, a nature-based play area for kids, a lake for fishing and kayaking and a coffee shop with spectacular views over the lake.
The playground has plenty to keep the kids occupied, including a fort, climbing rock, musical wall, swing, fun sway boat, balancing beams, spinning seats, tree log tunnel, stepping stones and frog sculptures.
There is also a large grassed area for sports and walking tracks and bike/scooter paths that will keep the children happily entertained and exploring for hours.
Winter (1 April - 30 September): 6 am - 6 pm
Summer (1 October - 31 March): 6 am - 9 pm