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Great all abilities playground

We visited this as we spotted the playground when driving past. It is situated amongst memorials to... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2017
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Underrated Open Space

Canberra has plenty of parkland and open space. Kings Park is on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2016
Canberra, Australia
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Aug 31, 2018
Jul 11, 2018
“Nice stroll at king's Park”
Kings Avenue | Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

Got to see a wonderful view of the city. Had a great time at King's Park especially at the Botanical Cafe.

Thank Fang F
Reviewed July 11, 2018

At first we were walking on grass. we were next to the National Carillon. A bit further we had a path with lots of shade, thanks to the trees. There were many wooden benches to relax and admire the Lake Burley Griffin. I like my...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited this as we spotted the playground when driving past. It is situated amongst memorials to the Police and various others. It was a pleasant area near the lake and the playground looks like a quite new addition with more to be added later...More

Thank TeaTreePink
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Whether you are biking, walking,picniking this is a lovely place to enjoy. Rarely crowded it is a wonderful place for families, firends and pretty much everyone. We like to kayak there.

Thank 1stimetraveller
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Canberra has plenty of parkland and open space. Kings Park is on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin. It can be accessed easily from the shared walkways and cycleways. It is a pleasant place to sit and watch the world go by. Thanks for your...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed April 5, 2016

Kings park is a nice place to visit and waonder through on your way walking around the Lake Burley Griffin.

Thank Micko W
Reviewed January 4, 2016

In Canberra, there is no shortage of lovely green public open space. This is another of those parks. There is nothing particular to note about it but it is lovely there are so many.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Lake Burley Griffin is there to be enjoyed, especially its surrounds: the parks and gardens, wild and cultivated in turn, from a bike or on foot. It's a special feature of the National Capital.

Thank GeoffRandal
Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

This is a great spot to just kick back and relax. Good views across the lake,grassed lawns, bbq, toilets and the carillon has a nice chime every 15 mins. No cafes so best to take a picnic lunch and bike to ride around Lake Burley...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed July 17, 2012

Just another of Canberra's beautiful open spaces which is there for everyone to enjoy in any manner of ways. Get out and enjoy it.

Thank Turbogirl25
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