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City Park

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Address: Cimitiere Street and Tamar Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6331 4616
09:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 16:30

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Great place for some "usually" peaceful time with the family or friends

Just a wonderful park to enjoy. I love the cafe there also has a great range of nice food and coffee.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Launceston, Australia
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Launceston, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just a wonderful park to enjoy. I love the cafe there also has a great range of nice food and coffee.

Thank Kiwitas007
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice clean and well positioned, great to visit the Japanese Snow monkeys, great variety of plants and trees...nice place for a picnic or just relax....

Thank stephenbN9997DY
Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place to visit, have a short walk or even a sit down in the grounds. Nice conservatory area with beautiful plant life. Monkey enclosure I could watch those things for hours!! Well kept gardens, little Thomas the tank train if you have kids! Outdoor chest set.

Thank Megan D
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we were pleasantly surprised! the lawns and gardens were beautiful and the added attraction of the monkees was a bonus.

Thank 212aldog
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was visiting with family and my young baby and decided it was a nice day to stop and walk though the park , the park was neat and tidy workers were there keeping it well respected very tidy for a city park and the monkeys were fun to watch also had a indoor greenhouse which was pretty and a... More 

Thank Victoria N
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My rented apartment is just in front of this park and we walked to the Saturday market. Park has never amaze me but this one gives me a sense of peace. Have a walk, pack a sandwich and coffee. Breath in the fresh air. There's an enclosure of a handful of monkeys. Kind of weird to find it there.

Thank ChrizLim
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best Launceston city parks. Well kept, beautiful gardens, great place to unwind. Interesting macaque monkey in closure. They seem happy. Central location easy walk from city centre

Thank Gregnlindy
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

City Park is regarded amongst the best. It is beautifully maintained, has historic interest and beautiful plants and garden to enjoy. It is also called the ' monkey park' by many because of the enclosure that is home to a number of them. It is a gorgeous place for a picnic and has plenty of space for children to play.... More 

Thank nimhnuts
Greater Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice big park with lots of areas to sit under the shade. Toilets are clean (compared to other major cities). Not too keen on the monkey enclosure, read on the info plaques that they have Hep B. Lets hope the floods never reach the park and enable them to escape.

Thank Dori1516
Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was pleasantly surprised by the happy, active monkeys in the early morning (7.30am). They entertained as they jumped on the ropes, happily ate their food, and rolled onto their backs to soak in the sun. Colourful plants and well kept lawns made the morning stroll through the park delightful!

Thank Janet D

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