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 RatingBased on 135 reviews
I walked through the park on the way from the centre to the NGA. It is a green park but there are lots of empty beds which must be planted for the Floriade festival. It must look nicer when they are...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Stunning picturesque park beside the lake”
This place is a beautiful park with stunning gardens and water features. Location of the famous Floriade festival, this is a lovely location to spend times with family, friends and couples.Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Nice green open space and ponds”
A lovely park adjacent to Lake Burley Griffin. Site for Floriade - Canberra's orchid festival. Large open space with a major pond, many trees, planted garden beds, including native and exotic plants...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
- Coach Parking
- Lawn / Gardens
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet