Black Mountain Peninsula

Black Mountain Peninsula

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Enjoy 22.2 hectares of foreshore parkland, including large areas of irrigated grass for natural play, on the north western side of Lake Burley Griffin.

Black Mountain Peninsula was designed for enjoying the lake. Use the boat launching ramp for non-powered craft and go sail away. Swim, paddle or just stroll along the beach or the water's edge.

Picnic areas, drinking fountains and all-ability-access playgrounds make this an ideal spot to enjoy the lakeside environment. Their Liberty Swing is purpose built for people in wheelchairs.
  • Black Mountain Peninsula with Telstra Tower
    Black Mountain Peninsula with Telstra Tower

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daylight savings time: 7am - 10pm. Eastern Standard Time: 7am - 8pm

COSTS

Free

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Location

Black Mountain Peninsula

Garry Owen Drive, off Lady Denman Drive, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Barbeque

Carpark

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 89 REVIEWS

Ranked #40 of 224 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“great day”

Reviewed on 21/05/2021

What a wonderful attraction so close to a capital city .The views from the tower were absolutely amazing on this beautiful clear day.Great day out.

Review by

jppetty

“great day out”

Reviewed on 28/03/2021

The park is full of winding paths that lead you to spectacular views and interesting plant arrangements. Also there are sculptures throughout the park

Review by

Alan R

“Black Mountain Summit Trail”

Reviewed on 12/04/2020

Black Mountain Summit trail is a well rewarding walk amongst the trees whilst listening to bird singing. Good footwear is a must as  some paths could be rugged. Water is important but we also took a...

Review by

ViajeroMacca

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