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Black Mountain Nature Park

Acton, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6207 2113
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Definitely worth a drive to the top

Definitely worth a drive to the top, too go up the Telstra tower and see the 360 degree views of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MarsinMandurah
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Walk or ride this brilliant green space

One of the nice things about Canberra is its abundance of parks and reserves. When visiting the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tony W
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Sydney
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  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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Acton, Canberra 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a drive to the top, too go up the Telstra tower and see the 360 degree views of Canberra. Be careful when driving up as people do ride and walk as well and the road is quiet narrow and bendy, so watch out...More

Thank MarsinMandurah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the nice things about Canberra is its abundance of parks and reserves. When visiting the Telstra Tower you can avail yourself of this nature park. Plenty of areas to walk or bike ride and bring a picnic for a great place to have...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is the place the place to have a bird's eye view of the Capital city. It costs me $7.50 per person to be admitted to the top of the tower. The wind was blowing and after a 360 tour, we were warming ourselves with...More

1  Thank AXA-India
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We cycled up - much easier coming down but make sure your brakes work! Some picnic areas and good parking but the best views are from the Telstra Tower so be prepared to pay to see them (only $7.50 for adults and $3 concession so...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Located centrally in Canberra, just outside the city hustle and bustle. Numerous walking tracks, of varying difficulty, meander around and up the mountain. Lots of birds, mammals and reptiles inhabit the park, so you're bound to have a native animal encounter of some kind. Plenty...More

1  Thank ballantrae2
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Went up the top to the Telstra tower lookout. Reasonably cheap and a great view over Canberra and beyond. Wheelchair friendly but I found the disabled toilet in the foyer inadequate as it was too small to get the wheelchair in and close the door....More

Thank ironsideMelbourne
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We parked at the carpark about 3/4 of the way along the road near the Tower. We followed the trail that looped the mountain, then followed the trail down the mountain and into the back of the Botanic Gardens, then returned to our car along...More

1  Thank Randall K
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Visiting our Nations Capital, this is a must do. Stunning views of Canberra and surrounds, and for the more adventurous take the lift. To the top of the tower

Thank 727neil
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The photos we get here is absolutely stunning! Get there at sunset and you'll have a bunch of beautiful photos to take with you. We have always endeavoured to have a picnic out there - but never found the right spot.

Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a great place to share a BBQ or picnic with friends and family. There are many good spots to use.

Thank Lini999
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