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The Carousel, Geelong

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  • This meeting of local communities by punt so travelers to know part of the habits and typical
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  • How lovely such an experience especially for children and children at heart lovely restored carousel has a display of restoration works as well friendly people wonderful experience 
  • My two children enjoyed having a ride on the carousel. The real old fashion ride. The view was good as well. 
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  • Geelong waterfront is one of my favourite spots - take a walk along the waterfront and breath in the fresh air and feel the sea breeze. Also, from now onwards to Christmas, there is also Christmas tree that lights up from 7.30 each night (I believe?)
  • On the Geelong waterfront lies a beautiful Carousel dating back to 1892. The restored carousel is one of the few heritage carousel in the world and tells the magnificent tale of King Arthur and Camelot. The Carousel Pavilion also features a fully restored 1898 Gavioli Band organ, with its impressive detailing and craftsmanship. The picture is of the band organ reflecting the carousel in its glass. The kids will love this ride!
  • fun day out with the kids. And so cheap! Not many places you can go these days, for a few dollars. Grab some fish nd chips while youre down there and you havve a fun day out!
  • Really nice for the children, but I've never heard a silent carousel before. The staff weren't very excited by their job. It was advertised as having Christmas activities but we could only find a mail box for Santa. Otherwise it is a great old restored carousel which young children would enjoy. Go for a walk along the foreshore afterwards and find the wooden people
  • I love the Geelong foreshore. Well worth the train trip from Melbourne.