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Peaceful spot in Balmain

Chill out here , picnic, or enjoy people and dog watching. Here's a top spot on your walk around... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Wellington, New Zealand
Nice park in the middle of Balmain

This park on Darling Street extends back to the hospital which is convenient if you are attending... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Tony W
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Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 2 9367 9222
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Chill out here , picnic, or enjoy people and dog watching. Here's a top spot on your walk around the peninsula.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This park on Darling Street extends back to the hospital which is convenient if you are attending the facility to visit or pickup. The park is a nice and relaxing green space with good seating and plenty of shade. It has a convenient bus stop...More

2  Thank Tony W
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Gladstone park is a icon in area being theheart of community here with a bowling club park and relaxing place to enjoy a cuppa and see late 1800s Sydney like London in the day thank god it's not now no sharia crap here

2  Thank sue a
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had a great day there. What a nice park. the kids were playing and we had a nice time there. Was really clean nice to see.

1  Thank Niels A
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a lovely little park in Balmain, just across from Balmain Hospital. Nice place to go when you are visiting loved ones at Balmain Hospital. Handy for public transport and cafes.

1  Thank hartland2004
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This lovely little park is situated in the heart of Balmain is the perfect place to escape to on the weekend. Grab the paper/coffee/puppy sit out in the warm Sydney sun and relax

2  Thank Scottieanderson
Reviewed 7 July 2016

There is good for mons to spend time with babies or if you want pratice yoga in the Garden. Don´´t have to much to see there.

Thank Evelincandido
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Not a whole lot to see here but a good place to chill out with some friends and watch the day go by.

Thank Mrsheephead1986
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Not a lot of parks in Balmain but this is a good one so centrally located - good for kids and close to the centre and the retail shops.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great grass area with plenty of space for children to play. Also a playground nearby. At the park is Gladstone park Bowling club which has a cafe and drinks for mum and dad and play area for children.

Thank J J
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Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
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Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
Parking on Darling Street is hit or miss and depends on the time of day. There is a steep incline from the ferry wharf to the park however there are buses that run from the ferry right up Darling Street with a stop near to... More