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About Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens

Perfect for Special Events

Perfect for Special Events

Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens, whilst not run as a botanic garden it is a pleasure garden maintained to the same high standards and featuring beautiful locations for special events.

Originally conceived as a Bicentennial project, Dan Gleeson Gardens is set on about 5 hectares.

The gardens are composed of a wide range of native and exotic trees, shrubs and palms, which are situated amongst large lawn areas and paved pathways.


Townsville, North Queensland. Located in the suburb of Kirwan. The gardens are situated on near the corner of Thuringowa Drive and Hinchinbrook Drive adjacent to council's Civic Centre. Entrances are at Thuringowa Drive, Corveth Street and via the Civic Centre car park. Car Parking is available on the roadside boundaries and in the Civic Centre.

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