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Commonwealth Park

Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6205 0044
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Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6205 0044
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the commonwealth park yesterday . They have Floriade at the moment , the tulips are beautiful and it’s really good for photos ! My kids are 5 and 6 , they are enjoying it a lot as they have some street entertainment as...More

Thank 730matthew
Reviewed 7 September 2017

in 100 words it is a very big park with walks from city side to the commonwealth bridge side loots of ponds, toilets, joined to regatta point

Thank ray12031924
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Historically used for major community events and activities by the Lake. Lots of space with a couple of popular playgrounds and the opportunity to get a warm drink in winter or a cold drink or ice cream in summer (other way around if you prefer)...More

Thank FilBee
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Make sure you have enough time to look around this park and enjoy the beautiful views of the lake and the facilities. Commonwealth park has the Floriade Festival every year when the park is transformed into a sea of flowers and beautiful colours. There are...More

Thank Nunngo
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This glorious park is on the shore of Lake Burley Griffin and not only provides fantastic walking and bike riding opportunities but on a clear day some of the photographic spots around. Plenty of areas for a picnic as well as being the home to...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a find !! The kids and i were there for hours as the playground has so much for everyone. Gotta check it out !

1  Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This is an ideal place for walking, cycling and picnicing. There are plenty of spaces that offer shade - although it was not too hot on the day that we went. The park is big enough but not too huge to walk around. There is...More

Thank Stella-Dot
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This park is verrryyyyy beautiful. I cycled there with my friend and were amazed by the view along the way. The weather was also very nice. Very enjoyable

1  Thank denishakika
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is a very good park with a lake on one side. One can have a walk around the park or play in the park. A good place for picnic. It is close to Canberra city.

Thank PCM199
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice spot for cycling unfortunately one side of it is closed for some constructions. If you are going for morning walks this is the idoleal place as there are big trees which provides lots of shades

Thank Angel_Traveler444
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