Rocks Riverside Park | Brisbane City Council

Rocks Riverside Park

Rocks Riverside Park is a district park located at 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks in Brisbane's south.

Three major zones

Rocks Riverside Park has three major zones:

  • the river flat - formerly a rich riverside environment, market garden and industrial site
  • the bushland ridge - forming a backdrop to the river flat area and covered with dry eucalypt forest
  • the major green link from the park to suburbs in the south.


Set on the site of the former Queensland Cement Limited quarry, Rocks Riverside Park features:

  • three booking sites - The Entrance, The Green and The River
  • community garden
  • free Wi-Fi
  • Great Lawn - approximately 8000m2 of open grassed space​
  • half-size basketball court
  • industrial artefacts throughout the park
  • junior playground suitable for toddlers to eight year olds
  • climbing net/fort and flying fox for school aged children
  • public art reflecting the park's industrial heritage
  • shared pathways
  • water play area.

Rocks Riverside Park

Alternatively, you can view photos of this park in Council's Rocks Riverside Park Flickr album.

Things to do

At Rocks Riverside Park, you can:

  • enjoy the water play area
  • use your wireless enabled device at the Wi-Fi hotspot
  • have a picnic or barbeque with family and friends
  • enjoy the play spaces
  • cycle or walk along the 800 metre riverside promenade
  • hold community or corporate functions at the Great Lawn.
02 November 2018