Anzac Park's water play and all abilities playground

Maryborough's new SplashSide water play park is situated in Anzac Park, joining the all abilities playground to ensure a great day out for the whole family.

This new facility opened 12 June 2021 and is a joint initiative of Fraser Coast Regional Council and the Queensland Government, through the COVID Works for Queensland program with design focused on inclusive all abilities entertainment.

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OPENING HOURS         Entry is FREE!

SplashSide operates within Anzac park, 7 days a week during the below times:
8.30am to 5.00pm - 1st May to 31 August (Winter) 
8.00am to 7.00pm - 1 September to 30 April (Summer)
Closed Thursday mornings (until 1pm)  for routine maintenance and cleaning

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LOCATION: Anzac Park, Maryborough - Cnr of Alice and Cheapside Streets Maryborough
SplashSide parking is also available on Queens Street (accessed from Cheapside Street and Lions Drive).

  • Fraser Coast Regional Council is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from mobile food businesses and not for profit organisations to trade at ANZAC Park during the period of December 2022 to March 2023.

    Submission and Contact Details:
    Please submit your Expression of Interest by completing the form and return to events@frasercoast.qld.gov.au no later than 7pm February 12, 2023.

    All applicants will be advised by email once the selection process is completed.

    Our aim is to provide all vendors an opportunity to operate at the venue if possible.

    Once EOI’s are received, Council will generate a calendar of trading days and times for each vendor.

    Infrastructure available onsite:

    Powered Site:
    Council will provide access to 2 x 15-amp power points
    Site size: 3m x 6m

    Unpowered Site:
    Site Size 2m x 6m

    Note: Fees and charges may apply depending on current approvals held.

    For further enquiries please contact Events at events@frasercoast.qld.gov.au

    ANZAC Park vendor site location

SplashSide fun!

  • Interactive water features

    Spoon full of sugar discharge bucket
    Crystal fountains
    Stream Jets
    Cosmic cannons
    Sugar Cane water poles
    Water fall

  • All inclusive play equipment (all abilities and all ages)

    Accessible carousel
    Sensory Wall
    In ground trampoline
    Roller Slide

  • Park facilities

    Picnic shelters
    All abilities toilets
    Various restrooms
    Fitness stations
    Multiple playground equipment
    Liberty Swing
    Skate Park
    Lagoon viewing deck
    Drinking fountains

    • No life guard on duty
    • Children must be supervised at all times
    • No running within the wet play area
    • Children who are not toilet trained must wear aqua nappies
    • Pets are not allowed (excludes assistance animals)
    • SplashSide and the entire Park is alcohol and smoke free
    • SplashSide does not operate with drinking water – Please use drinking fountains
    • No food, drinks or glass in wet play area
    • No skateboards, scooters, bikes or rollerblades within the SplashSide area
    • Keep jets and drain pits clear (never sits on jets)
    • This area is being monitored by CCTV
    • Hire bookings are not available for SplashSide
    • SplashSide may close for maintenance or due to extreme weather
  • For the continued use and safety for all to enjoy SplashSide please report any required maintenance, vandalism or damage to us by calling 1300 79 49 29.

    The facility may be closed without warning for maintenance purposes. 

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