Commonwealth Park, Canberra

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#11 of 38 in Parks in Canberra
Animated yet easygoing, the lush expanse of land that is Commonwealth Park contains a number of trails and paths, as well as some verdant fields for relaxing and picnicking. A small pond and other water features are complemented by some picturesque views of the National Gallery and National Library. The park also boasts several prominent memorials and monuments. Put Commonwealth Park and other Canberra attractions into our Canberra trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • 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...  more »
  • 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  more »
  • 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 cre...  more »

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