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Cook Park, Orange

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Garden Nature / Park
Cook Park was laid out with straight paths and rows of trees, and much of that original design is still in place. Between February and May each year, hundreds of begonias bloom in the Blowes Conservatory. Other attractions are the historic trees dating back to the late 1800s, duck ponds, aviaries, arts and craft shop and the fernery as well as many interesting plants.
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  • A photographers dream! Went for an early Winters morning stroll before breakfast. So quiet and peaceful! It was a lovely way to spend half an hour- feeding the ducks and looking into the resident bird...  more »
  • Make sure you go into the craft cottage. Lots of stuff like jams and woodwork. etc. You can feed the ducks. Beautiful in Spring, just missed out on full Autumn display but was still offering some Autu...  more »
  • a wonderful place to sit and relax under a hundred yr old tree. Good to stop if you are passing through Orange. Good toilets and beautiful birds including ducks and cockatoos etc. Watch the kids near ...  more »
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  • Cook park is a superb small park that demonstrates the result of nearly 150 years of tender loving care. I love the Giant Sequoia trees and the huge cedars and Bunya pine. The display in the Begonia house is outstanding. It is sad to see the devastation caused by the Elm beetle to the magnificent English elm trees.
  • Beautiful park to walk around. Very interesting variety of trees and flora that I hadn't seen before. It's also dog friendly which is a bonus!
  • Beautifully maintained park, perfect for a stroll with your dog, kids, or your coffee. Visited on a hot summer day, plenty of trees giving us lots of shade to slowly stroll around with our dog. Has a rose garden, a beautiful duck pond so be sure to bring some stale bread. Swings for the kids will keep them entertained, while adults can relax on many of the well maintained seating.
  • Lovely Park for relaxing or having a picnic. Lovely duck pond and beautiful collection of flowers in the green house.
  • Kids love coming here to feed the ducks and visit the aviaries. Love feeding the cockatoos and galah. The greenhouses are lovely and the little souvenir shop is worth a look. There are clean and tidy toilets. The only downside is the lack of playground though there is a set of swings.