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Inspiring

This has to be one of the best Regional gardens in Aus. Plenty of variety and quiet spots to sit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lastdrinks
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Visit the ladies in the cottage

Nice park. A lot more to see in Spring when they have some amazing flower displays. Kids also love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katie O
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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24 Little Summer St, Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
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+61 2 6393 8000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best Regional gardens in Aus. Plenty of variety and quiet spots to sit and relax. Plants interesting whatever the season.

Thank Lastdrinks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice park. A lot more to see in Spring when they have some amazing flower displays. Kids also love the bird cages. There is a old rectory on the grounds.inside the back room the CWA ladies sell amazing baked goods. I got a terrific fruitcake....More

Thank Katie O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always visit the ladies in the Cottage; great fruit cakes and some interesting well priced bits and pieces, Worth a visit to see the scramble when u pay Lovely park for a walk, well preserved but prefer birds not in cages

Thank MaxRawnsley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a lovely old park in Orange. Cook Park has the original grand gates at the front and a beautiful hot house, there is a duck pond, sunken rose garden, hand made craft items for sale in the cottage in the grounds, swings,...More

Thank annmaree13
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A few swings for the kids. There are some cages of native birds, which are a bit sad as one is clearly an old pet (and can talk) yet is locked up on its own and seems lonely. There is a nice line and some...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Nice for a little walk and has a little craft shop that has knits and crochet coat hangers and jam and friendly locals.

Thank deborahgai
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Nice little park to visit in Orange - especially in autumn with the leaves! Easy walk as Orange centre is pretty flat.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Cook Park is very compact but full of beautiful trees, flowers and plants. The begonia display is spectacular and the autumn leaves are gorgeous. It's a lovely place for a picnic but probably a bit small for a family game of football or cricket -...More

1  Thank CarneyDee
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

It is a nice compact park just outside the centre of town. The the tuberous begonias in the conservatory were the highlight but he outdoor experience tainted by the large flying fox colony that has settled in the park. Hopefully they will move on to...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 May 2018

On a recent trip to Orange we took the kids to Cook Park. It has swings, plenty of shady spots, a duck pond, bird aviary and some greenhouses which were on our visit shut.

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