WetSide Water Park WetSide Water Park

WetSide Water ParkThis link will open in a new window is located on the foreshore at the junction of Main Street and the Esplanade, Pialba, Hervey Bay and is a fun,  eco-friendly public asset designed around water 'infotainment'.

FREE ENTRY into WetSide.

* PLEASE NOTE: The Flipside BoardRider is undergoing some unscheduled maintenance and will be closed until further notice. 

The park includes a special area for under 5s called Totside and the FlipSide BoardRider wave machine ($6 per person).

The FlipSide BoardRider operates every Saturday.  During school holidays is open 7 days a week from 10am -5pm.

WetSide may close for reasons including school tours, extreme weather and maximum capacity crowds.

If you would like to submit a school group booking for consideration, please click here.

Open hours

Normal hours are:

  • Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm (during Queensland school terms)
  • 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm (during Queensland school holidays)
  • Public Holidays (excl. ANZAC Day) open from 10am - 5pm
  • ANZAC Day open from 12:30pm - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and annual maintenance from May to early September 2017.

Remember the following:

  • No takeaway food, glass, alcohol, tables, barbeques or gazebos to be brought into the park.
  • Management may refuse entry or eject patrons at its discretion.
  • Wetside is smoke-free.
  • Bikes, skates, rollerblades etc. are not allowed.
  • Play safely, obey the law and look after the park.
  • Wear appropriate clothing or swimwear.
  • Youngsters must wear waterproof swim nappies. All changing must take place in change facilities.
  • Wear footwear on boardwalks for protection against splinters and heat.
  • Children under 12 must be supervised by a person over 18.
  • Swearing has no place here, nor does rough play.
  • Wetside is for people, not pets. Furry friends can't come in.
  • Remember to walk (not run) on the boardwalks, stay out of gardens, don't loiter in change rooms and keep jets clear.
  • Never sit on jets and don't drink from them. Wetside's water is recycled rain but it's chlorinated like pool water.

Light Show

WetSide showcases a Light Show from 7.30pm on the following days:

  • Friday and Saturday nights;
  • Christmas Day and New Years Eve;
  • Australia Day;
  • Easter Sunday; and
  • ANZAC Day (5.30am)

Contact us

Esplanade (Main Street and the Esplanade junction)
Phone: 0406 451 472
Email: wetside@frasercoast.qld.gov.au

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Last updated 16/01/2017