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It's easy to find, as it is a very tall structure situated at the end of town. There is an... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
norma_gordon
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Sydney, Australia
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Rather monumental in size.

It's an impressive object, mainly for its large size. Well maintained and easily accessible from... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Charles V
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Perth, Australia
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Ryan Ave | Rose Point Park, Singleton, New South Wales 2330, Australia
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Was never the worlds largest sundial. The worlds largest sundial was built in India, stands 27 metres tall and has been there since the 1700’s. Singleton has been living a lie. I’m not angry, I’m just disappointed.

1  Thank George R
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It's easy to find, as it is a very tall structure situated at the end of town. There is an information plaque close by about how it all works. Great photo opportunity, one of those big things in Australia. Been there seen that.

Thank norma_gordon
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It's an impressive object, mainly for its large size. Well maintained and easily accessible from Ryan Ave off the main street (John Street). Signposted with a number of facts about how it works etc. The location is on a slight rise at the towns levee...More

2  Thank Charles V
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Visitored Sun Dial wth family from interstate and the grass playing fields are kept in good presentation so is a lovely outlook

Thank bobh666
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Really liked this one. Very simple but very accurate timepiece. If you're travelling with kids, get them to try to tell the time. Opportunity to get some good pics.

Thank Mitchell J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This was once the world's biggest sundial, but has apparently now been out done by someone else. An interesting stop if passing through Singleton, especially if you are into "big" things. You can park on Ryan Avenue or in the mall car park over the...More

Thank DestinationsJourney
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It's certainly a feature: a huge concrete sundial. I walked over to look at it and was underwhelmed to be fair. Personally, I don't think a concrete sundial is a bad idea, but a bit of texture or some designs on it would have improved...More

1  Thank VelvetSnoutingdingle
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is an interesting place to visit that is also educational in that it shows how you can tell time by the position of the sun. Great for the kids. Short stop to visit but worthwhile.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

an interesting sun dial because of its size, its in a wonderful spot for a picnic or walk, if travelling through the area it is worth a look.

Thank boyd h
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The Sundial is next to a nice park, a decent shopping mall and a fitness gym. It is THE sundial and that's what it is. If you set your expectation right, you won't be disappointed. Just don't expect anything fancy.

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Was built by grant from Lemington Mine completed and handed over to the people on the 20/3/1987
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