Sydney’s Centennial Park

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Duration: 2-3 hours
Price Guide: $0-$unlimited, depending on what you eat, drink and buy along the way
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Sydney’s Centennial Park

There is also the ‘Lachlan Swamp Nature Trail’ with information about native species and how Indigenous Australians used them.

Starting the tour

Route 378 departs central station and routes 380, 382 and L82 depart from Circular Quay.

Section 1:
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Continue along Parkes Drive to the Rose Garden to your left.

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Rose Garden, Centennial Park

Section 2:
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Then turn back around to the right up to the Lachlan Swamps and reserve.

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Lachlan Swamps, Centennial Park

Section 3:
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Next follow the path to the We Won Statue.

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We Won Statue, Centennial Park

Section 4:
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Federation Pavilion to your right and then loop around Grand Drive around the park.

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Grand Drive

Section 5:
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The Sandstone ridge is to your right and then the Centennial Parklands Restaurant to your left.

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Sandstone ridge…Centennial Parklands Restaurant

Section 6:
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Continue looping along Grand Drive past Jervois Ave and Frog Hollow to the left.

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Frog Hollow

Section 7:
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You can follow Frog Hollow through the centre of the park or take a longer route around past McKay Sports grounds to the left

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McKay Sports grounds

Section 8:
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Cont along Grand Drive where Kensington Ponds and Ash Paddock are to the right.

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Kensington Ponds…Ash Paddock

Section 9:
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Continue along past the Equestrian Grounds on your left.

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Equestrian Grounds

Section 10:
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Randwick pond to your left followed by the church grounds.

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Randwick Pond…church grounds

Section 11:
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Continue looping along Grand Drive to pass the Duck Pond and Willow Pond to the left.

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Duck Pond…Willow Pond

Section 12:
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Further along to the left is the Fly Casting Pond, and to the right, The Model Yacht Pond.

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Fly Casting Pond…The Model Yacht Pond

Section 13:
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Walk back to where you started near the Federation Pavilion, finishing at the Centennial Parklands Restaurant.

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