Mount Painter

Mount Painter

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Enjoy unhindered views of Canberra and the Brindabellas from Mount Painter.

Walk to the summit along a sealed trail. Stop for a time at the two lookouts for the wonderful views. Learn more about the area from the interpretive signage at the summit.

Mount Painter is part of the Canberra Nature Park.
  • Views from Mount Painter walking track
    Views from Mount Painter walking track
  • View from Mount Painter toward Belconnen
    View from Mount Painter toward Belconnen

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Accessible at all times

COSTS

Free

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Location

Mount Painter

off MacKellar Crescent, Cook, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Pet Friendly - Enquire

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 4 REVIEWS

Ranked #123 of 227 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“A great view”

Reviewed on 13/02/2021

This is literally our backyard and it is a wonderful walk to get a great view of Canberra from one side and of Belconnen when you are near the water tanks.
The local Friends of Mount Painter have...

Review by

CorvettePete

“A Rewarding Short Walk”

Reviewed on 02/12/2020

A pleasant circuit walk taking you to the top of Mt Painter and back, on the edge of the suburb of Cook. Really good 360 degree views of Canberra and suburbs.

Review by

Alison R

“Beautiful walk with great views in Cook”

Reviewed on 25/05/2018

Great walk with the family. Park in Booth Crescent close to number 13. There is a path up the hill from there.

Amazing views from the top over Canberra!

Review by

raura

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