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Lake Monger

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Address: Lake Monger Drive | 3 Kilometres From Perth City Area, Leederville, Vincent, Western Australia 6007, Australia
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Nice place to relay near the city

It's nice. Really far from the Perth CBD. You can have a lunch or a barbecue and it is so peacefull! I like to go to this place and just relax. You can see lot of birds and it's a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
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Toulouse, France
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Toulouse, France
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

It's nice. Really far from the Perth CBD. You can have a lunch or a barbecue and it is so peacefull! I like to go to this place and just relax. You can see lot of birds and it's a perfect place to be

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Perth, Australia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
54 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

located 2 minutes drive from Perth CBD, lovely big lake with a sealed pathway around the perimeter, good for walk, run or ride, plenty of birds and wildlife, BBQ's and tables on Southern end of lake, lovely affluent area to drive around.

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Perth, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
58 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Lake Monger has recently undergone renewal works to restore much of the natural look & feel of the area. A popular place for joggers and walkers the path around the lake is about 3.5Km. Two gazebos are located over the lake and offer excellent views of the bird life on the water. Bar-B-Ques are available for public use as are... More 

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Kalgoorlie, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
18 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Unfortunately I had a fair walk to get to the lake from my hotel. Consequently I wasn't able to walk all around the lake. However I still saw plenty of birds including black swans, white correllas and water birds. There were family friendly facilities including a play area and plenty of seating. The Lake is beautiful and well worth a... More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I jog here with a mate and love everything but the midgies in summer. Last trip was a bike ride with my bro and Little Miss 7. We had a whale going round the easy 3-4km bike path, stopping for the playgrounds on the way of course. Toilet block on south side came in handy for the small bladder!

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Perth, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is a great place to come and relax or go for a walk. It's beautiful to see black swan as this is the only place in the world where they can be seen.

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This is a beautifully tranquil spot situated close to the Perth city centre. It's great to run or cycle around and has several workout stations on route so you can do pull ups and leg presses. For running outside, with numerous shady spots, I think you'll be hard pushed to find a better location. It's also great for ramblers and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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52 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The locals come here to walk, jog or cycle around the 3.5km circuit or take the kids to the fenced playgrounds. The visitors come to see the wildlife, particularly the black swans and Japanese tour buses stop at the lake for a photo stop. What is hard to imagine now in this tranquil oasis close to the city is that,... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Nestled among the offices of Osborne park and Herdsman, the lake is a great place to explore, walk or jog. Lots to look at, but mind out for snakes in season. Great duel purpose cycleway all the way around.

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Kalgoorlie, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had a fantastic afternoon, we were even chased by a family of black swans. The kids love the paths and the playgrounds, all of the mums were great to talk to as well.

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