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Address: Lake Monger Drive | 3 Kilometres From Perth City Area, Leederville, Vincent, Western Australia 6007, Australia
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Lovely place to visit. We went to see the black swans, very peaceful and we had a lovely walk. Would recommend

Reviewed 6 January 2017
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Rickmansworth
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Lovely place to visit. We went to see the black swans, very peaceful and we had a lovely walk. Would recommend

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Just 5 minutes from the Perth City centre you will find this nice Lake to walk around. Dogs are ok to take. Has some playground equipment for children also.

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

It's close to the Freeway, but extensive planting of native species over the past two decades has muted the noise of traffic on the eastern side, and greatly improved the appeal of the place. The historic southern section with its Norfolk Pines and Weeping Willows is being maintained, though. there is a good dual use walking/cycling/running (okay, not dual, tri-... More 

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Thank John S
Perth Western Australia
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great gardens and scenery. Ducks and Swans very playful. Yes snakes around (Tiger), but stick to the trails and path. Great for families and picnics.

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Warner Robins, Georgia, USA
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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine and I dropped by to walk around the lake after the gym. It was a lovely walk that was flat! That was really nice! We live in an area that is quite hilly and it was a nice change of pace. There is a lot of birds (many black swans!) to keep it interesting as well.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I don't know why it took me so long to visit this lake when I live nearby (although I just moved here). This lake is beautiful and I can see why it's popular with walkers on the weekend. It has a great walking track around the outside of the lake with neatly constant views of the lake. Great to visit... More 

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Currambine
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

A decent long walk with plenty of wildlife and some great views of the city skyline. Watch out for snakes though, saw a couple last time.

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Thank Nigel C
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The reserve's proximity to Leederville makes it perfect for a pre-brunch power walk or sunset stroll. There are also restrooms, a playground, at least three water fountains and a few parking areas. Most of the paths seem accessible too, so there's no excuse not to get your inner-city nature fix!

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a must see for tourists. Walk around the lake and take photos of the swans and ducks. See if you can spot a stray tortoise. A couple of good lookouts around the lake. Lots of trees and a couple of play equipment areas for children. Terrific place for a bbq or picnic. Want some exercise? then this pace... More 

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

I regularly go for a walk around Lake Monger. The walkways are well maintained. An enjoyable place to be in the evenings

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