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Peaceful garden.

Is something very simple: two beautiful lawns with a “rose Central feature”. Roses were towards the... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Travelaround59
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Nice display of the roses

Small garden with amazing roses, the smell of blooming flowers is amazing. Bring blanket and have a... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Orit V
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21 Feb 2018
“Peaceful garden.”
29 Nov 2017
“Peaceful vistas with stunning rose display”
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Is something very simple: two beautiful lawns with a “rose Central feature”. Roses were towards the end of flowering but still you can see the effort put in it; the smell of roses when you walk in it is wonderful and you have all the...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

The National Rose Gardens is a beautiful, relaxing place to take the family for a picnic or to just relax on a warm day. Well-maintained grass areas, with stunning rose displays to enjoy. Surrounded by the history of Old Parliamentary House and all the established...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Next to the Old Parliament House and a short walk down form the new Parliament the rose garden offers peace and quiet and a chance to relax during a busy sightseeing day. It is worth getting off the bus a little early and walking through...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Unfortunately we went after there had been a frost, so some of the roses were a bit wilted. Non the less, this garden was beautiful. Hubby and I ran around to find the nicest smelling roses. Someone on one of our tours told us that...More

Thank corgan00
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Small garden with amazing roses, the smell of blooming flowers is amazing. Bring blanket and have a picnic on the grass and let the children run around.

Thank Orit V
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

very pretty display of roses. a hidden gem. worth a visit when roses are blooming. not well sign posted but easy to find adjacent to each end of old parliment house.

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I love having picnics in the rose gardens. In one shape or other the rose gardens have been growing since the 1930's (I think). The gardens are beautiful and only a short walk to all the different cultural institutions. Also great for bird spotting as...More

Thank Micci H
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This is in Parkes ACT not Parkes NSW, as suggested listed in the wrong area of the country. Very nice but given the raw steer when it comes yo area searched

1  Thank ParkesHelen
Reviewed 22 April 2012

Perfectly located in the centre of Canberra’s government district, the National Rose Garden is an amazing circle of garden beds, each full of roses of all kinds and colours. Even past their peak, the roses were amazing, and the design of the gardens allows visitors...More

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