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Address: Regatta Point, Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra 2004, Australia
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Another interesting fact highlighted by a clever metal structure. There were many structures around Canberra and this one was factual and looked great.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 January 2017
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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708 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This globe shows us how Captain Cook made his voyage until he found Australia and New Zealand some two hundreds years ago, interesting. Good historical knowledge not only for adults but specifically for children. Do your visit as a part of the longer leisure walks, or run, or cycling, along the perimeter of Lake Burley Griffin, and enjoy the surrounding... More 

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Moss Vale, Australia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This sculpture clearly shows the extent of James Cook's voyages and what an amazing feat it was for the time. A beautiful location right on the lakefront, best place to view the fountain.

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Yass, Australia
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208 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is nice for children to be able to have hands on experiences with our history. It is in a lovely location and nice spot to rest and look at our iconic buildings across the lake

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Another interesting fact highlighted by a clever metal structure. There were many structures around Canberra and this one was factual and looked great.

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Tasmania, Australia
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115 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Nicely designed memorial with heaps of interesting info of the trips he made. Could do with a clean but in a great location with good views. A must do. Close to the lake walk and info centre.

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Joao Pessoa, PB
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

That is one more thing you must see if you are nearby the lake, I did a tour by bike and it was really amazing, the memorial is one of the other great things that you see doing the same.

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Canberra, Australia
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nothing spectacular but an excellent site to see the world globe up close with water a feature,especially when the water jet in the lake is operating. It is worth a visit

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Canberra, Australia
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Out of action at present due to major repairs. Be live it will be up and running by September . Bigger and better.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Its located on lakeside walkway near the National Capital Exhibition, good walking spot. The globes shows the of Cook’s voyages.

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Canberra, Australia
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162 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

Canberra has many wonderful vistas and Regatta Point is a good place to wander, sit or enjoy things like Skyfire. Easy walking paths and great views to the National Library.

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