Mount Pleasant Lookout
Drive up through Duntroon to the top of Mount Pleasant for beautiful views over Lake Burley Griffin, the Duntroon Royal Military College and Jerrabomberra Wetlands. Canberra Tracks signposting has wonderful historical facts about the areas below. Visit the grave of General Bridges, Australia’s highest ranking soldier in World War I. General Bridges was the only Australian soldier killed at Gallipoli to be buried in Australia.
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Have driven past the sign to Mt Pleasant many times. This visit we decided to explore. The lookout is poorly signposted but when you find it, the view is worth it. The lookout incorporates an...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Wonderful views over Canberra”
Mt Pleasant seems to have been relegated behind the better known Mt Ainslie, Black Mountain, and Red Hill lookouts. Even the Visitors Centre don't tell you about it. Luckily we had heard of it, but...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
We really enjoyed visiting Mt Pleasant, but we were equally interested in looking at Duntroon The military college, which you drive through to get to the lookout. Duntroon has some beautiful...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
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