Take a walk or have a picnic on the lawns in this beautifully landscaped park in the city, right on the edge of Lake Burley Griffin.
You'll find interesting sculptures, hidden walks and tranquil ponds within the park's 34.5 hectares.
For four weeks each spring Commonwealth Park welcomes Floriade, Australia's largest spring festival. The park also hosts many colourful outdoor concerts and events at other times.
Whether you're with family, friends or just taking some time out alone, Commonwealth Park is a beautiful place to be any time of year.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING
Ranked #37 of 197 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence 2016
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS
Reviewed on 28 Sep 2016
We were lucky enough to be there when Floriade was on in the park. The gardens were covered in beautiful flowers and sculptures. Plenty to see, do and eat here and it's free!!
Reviewed on 26 Sep 2016
This is the venue for Floriade. A bucket list item and destination for us. We were disappointed with organisation or lack of car parking and signage, lack of sufficient table and chairs for dining at...
Reviewed on 19 Sep 2016
We have visited Commonwealth Park during Floriade when the magnificent bulbs are all in bloom & the park is transformed completely. We have also visited when the park is in its normal state - a...
- Coach Parking
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet