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Lake Burley Griffin

Canberra, Australia
+61 419 418 846
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“bike ride” (60 reviews)
“bridge walk” (23 reviews)
“national library” (100 reviews)
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Canberra, Australia
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+61 419 418 846
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Reviewed yesterday

Our family spent a couple of hours walking around this beautiful spot in Canberra, great easy walking paths a true gem.

Thank Michhelle S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well maintained series of walking paths around the lake. Lovely to go for an early morning jog here especially in autumn when the leaves are changing colour on the trees. Stunning!!

Thank Mewett_Family
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit. We really enjoyed hearing someone playing the National Carillon during our visit which added immensely to our enjoyment.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely stunning lake with a tourist centre, gardens and play equipment not far from the car park. There are many spots to stop around the lake. You can go for a beautiful walk and see swans or hire a bike or paddleboat. A free...More

1  Thank Sarahceee
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake dominates Canberra, it has many wonderfully designed bridges, and walking areas, as well as a good set of roads that you can travel to explore. Buildings I am guessing are what most people see as Canberra, but for me, the lake places them...More

1  Thank pflynn58
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had no idea how huge this lake was. Lots of different places and walks you can enjoy it from. Worth a close visit too

Thank Deena M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a long walk around the Lake around 5pm, sun setting, and a pair of black swans were at the waters edge, doing what they do best. Take your walking shoes and take a lovely stroll for at least half an hour. It's free...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful way to spend a morning on a cold but sunny July! Lovely to walk, Segway or cycle around..

Thank AussieFZ
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has a bike track you can ride around or walk around and lots of interesting land marks, also has some lovely cafe,s you can visit just away from the lake with also some very loveley shops.

Thank jeanettemerled
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a photographer this is the place to be especially on a foggy, frosty then sunny morning. Your photos and personal experience will be the best ever

Thank 1stimetraveller
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Marea E
24 November 2016|
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Response from Veronica and Ke... R | Reviewed this property |
The Southern Cross Yacht club is where we hire catamarans for the day. Sadly Mr. Spokes bike and paddle boat hire was closed earlier this year . The ACT government bought out the business for residential development. It was... More
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soonaileng
4 November 2016|
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Response from Veronica and Ke... R | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about scooter hire around Lake Burley Griffin but there are hire shops in Canberra where you can hire mobility scooters for long or short term rent. One is called The Wheelchair Factory. I can't endorse the... More
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SaraConner
7 August 2016|
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Response from Southtrack | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes, there is a Segway tour. It leaves from Queen Elizabeth Terrace, between Questacon and the National Gallery. The company (Canberra Segway Experience) has a website - it's worth checking for minimum age, weight... More
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