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Namadgi National Park

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Address: Naas Road, Canberra, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6207 2900
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Excellent park to take visitors and children

We go here regularly with our 2 year old granddaughter and there is always something new to see. A favourite place is the children's' playground which has stunning views to the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We go here regularly with our 2 year old granddaughter and there is always something new to see. A favourite place is the children's' playground which has stunning views to the mountains as well as picnic, barbecue and rest room facilities. We also take visitors here because it gives them an idea of the typical landscapes of the area. We... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

It was a really pleasant hike and lots to see and do on my doorstep It was a real pleasure to use this park and it's well kept and maybe some new signage would help but overall great !!

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

You need to do a little bit of research to find the turnoff to the carpark for this walk as the signposts are not that clear. Once you turn off the main road you follow a gravel road that passes through a couple of low creek crossings to arrive at the carpark. The walk to Yankee Hat is clearly marked,... More 

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1 Thank Randall K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Beautiful park with some really worthwhile walks. If you go during the week, you'll have it all to yourselves! Less than an hour's drive from Canberra, too.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

There are a number of great trails of different levels of difficulty. It has some excellent picnic locations. Make sure you take all your rubbish with you once done to maintain the pristine nature of the surroundings.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We (me, wife, 14 yo son) climbed to the top of Booroomba Rocks. The climb is approx 200 of elevation over about a 1.2km trip (one way). This is not an insignificant gradient and an average level of fitness is required. The track is well marked one you are on it, but be careful to start on the right track.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Walked to Square Rock and Orroral Valley Lookout, a well graded walk with a pleasant view at the end. Gibraltar Falls also well worth a visit

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A wonderful slice of alpine heaven barely thirty minutes' drive from the centre of Canberra. Scenic roads, challenging walks (especially the epic Booroomba Rocks walk), stunning scenery and a great visitor's centre that should be everyone's first stop. One of the ACT's hidden gems.

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great many walks to go out and explore. Too many to list. We have done as kids, overnights, camping, day trips, even a birthday party.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I finally took the time to drive down south from where I live to visit this National Park. I called in at the Visitor's Centre first where I was able to obtain plenty of information to help me explore this area. I chose to do the Booroomba Rocks walk this time, but there are plenty of other places within Namadgi... More 

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