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Purpose built rowing course

Built for the 2000 Sydney Olympics SIRC has hosted the Australian Rowing Championships for the last... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
TinaM764
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Hobart, Australia
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Rowing Heaven

How you view this facility depends on how interested you are in rowing and other competitive... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
Southtrack
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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

How you view this facility depends on how interested you are in rowing and other competitive flat-water paddle sports. Watching rowing there is great. The course itself is world class (obviously, as it was an Olympic facility). It is really easy to spectate, and if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Southtrack
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

$140 for the privilege of watching your child row. Seriously rowing aust???? With all the costs to have children rowing I don’t think charging family and friends to watch their children compete is a way of encouraging people into the sport

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

18 years after the Olympics in Sydney and this place is still great. Wonderful legacy to sydney. Well designed, great parking, well organised regatta, good set up for rowers and spectators.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank finderdiner
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Vast place with beautiful gardens and lovely lakes.. great place for picnic and for kids to run about.. The path around the lake is completely even and flat. So walking or running or cycling is easy. Well mantained and clean area.. But it's difficult to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit for an evening stroll around the 5km track, good in the afternoons as well, you can walk or bike and on a cosy day it is great, many families with BBQ areas and public toilets. Was an Olympics even and excellent...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful oasis in the middle of Penrith. Highly recommended a walk or run around the lake. I prefer it in the morning as soon as the gates are open.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank EmmaA1907
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great fun for young & old. Next time I will try the restaurant out as I have seen it has good reviews

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Melanie_OZ1
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Had a lovely lunch at the restaurant for a family celebration.The view of the rowing course is very nice and is very peaceful.Went for a stroll along the rowing course which was quiet and flat.Would recommend it for all ages.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank cooker251
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I did the Sydney Corporate Triathlon at Sydney International Regatta Centre, it was fantastic, the track was basically dead flat, so it is easy to run and ride. Lots of parking. I can absolutely see why they held the Rowing Olympics there. Great place to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Onagoodthing
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Built for the 2000 Sydney Olympics SIRC has hosted the Australian Rowing Championships for the last few years This week long regatta offers the spectator some great racing viewed either from the grandstand or from the bank on the other side which has plenty of...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank TinaM764
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