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Lake Alexander

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lovely place for a cone

Fantastic scenery good place to chill back with the boys on a cool dry season night I rate this 5... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
micheal641
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Darwin River, Australia
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pretty

Very pretty. Great for picnics and plenty of space to play. Plenty of parking and shady trees and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
H7342JAkathym
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Mount Gambier, Australia
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"east point reserve"
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"bbq facilities"
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"great playground"
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"shady trees"
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"walking track"
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"biting insects"
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"kids playground"
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"darwin city"
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"lovely park"
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"cool off"
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"safe swimming"
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"fannie bay"
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"picnic area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic scenery good place to chill back with the boys on a cool dry season night I rate this 5 stars

Thank micheal641
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pretty. Great for picnics and plenty of space to play. Plenty of parking and shady trees and grass to sit on. A lovely tranquil place.

Thank H7342JAkathym
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely and easy free relaxing area to chill out. Great play ground area for the kids too! Free access though on weekends can hire equipment to play about on the water!

Thank Roara74
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

The place to go with the little people. This is the only water considered safe to swim in that comes from the ocean. The Council maintain a very fine filter for this lake and it is fenced from the ocean. There are heaps of play...More

Thank Maureen K
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

A nice place to visit to cool off or enjoy water activities, close to CBD. Good for picnics or a quiet stroll.

Thank oldaussieiady
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

a little disconcerting seeing people swimming a short distance from the sea shore-not very far for a hungry croc to travel if so minded!Avery pleasant shady spot for a picnic

Thank ROBERT C
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This area has an amazing walking track that goes around the whole park. Many people use it of a weekend but during the week in the day you can have it to yourself. So relaxing listening to the amazing variety of birds whilst looking at...More

Thank Paul F
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Lovely park lands surround this lake where you can go swimming, canoeing, paddle boards etc. BBQ facilities and great playground for the youngsters.

Thank sharon B
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

It's a lovely park to explore. You can swim the lake have a picnic,place where the children can play on equipment and be safe. It's free and very well maintained,it's a credit to Darwin City Council

Thank Varnie
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Had the food fortune to be invite to Indian festival of colour Holi. It's was so nice to see the kids enjoy the water and the open spaces in safety. Great venue for functions and family picnics. Great for all members of family.

Thank Eve S
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Leonie C
21 September 2016|
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Response from LudmillaDragonLady |
No - it is a Reserve, no dogs at all allowed. Wallaby population dwindled due to dogs, can usually spot quite a few wallabies now around East Point area depending on time of day.
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