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Lake Monger

Lake Monger Drive | 3 Kilometres From Perth City Area, Leederville, Vincent, Western Australia 6007, Australia
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A pleasant birding walk

This is a pleasant area of parkland close to the centre of Perth. There are good walks around the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
travellerA2622QA
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Perth, Australia
Black Swans

Great outdoor activity, walk around the lake to relax take in the natural beauty, lots of Black... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
DDR1234
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Lake Monger Drive | 3 Kilometres From Perth City Area, Leederville, Vincent, Western Australia 6007, Australia
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"great place"
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"pleasant area"
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a pleasant area of parkland close to the centre of Perth. There are good walks around the lake, with notices explaining some of the natural history. Several species of duck, black swans, coot, grebes, cockatoos. If you were on a quick visit to...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great outdoor activity, walk around the lake to relax take in the natural beauty, lots of Black swans, they are beautiful!

Thank DDR1234
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

A wonderful rehabilitation of this Lake over the years, clear water, abundant birdlife in a wonderful natural setting. A great place to roll out a picnic blanket otherwise take a casual or brisk walk around the perimeter of the lake in a wonderful fresh environment.

Thank Ben C
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Very nice and relaxing place... lot of ducks and animals around... Highly recommended for a jog or walk.

Thank Gustavo S
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Lake Monger is a fairly big lake, with prosperous suburbs like Leederville, Floreat and Wembley in the vicinity. The lake shore is partially wild and partially grassed. Lake Monger has an imposing stand of well-grown Norfolk Island Pines along the shore. Probably the lake's best...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

just such a lovely peaceful walk dogs do need to be kept on leads as i have seen snakes but still a great walk

Thank linda s
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Despite the noise of the freeway alongside the lake it is very well cared for and maintained and makes for a very pleasant walk. We had to walk through a thick haze of midgies at the Lake Monger Drive end of the lake, but as...More

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Lake Monger is larger than expected lake with lots of parking and plenty of walking space to enjoy the surrounding area. There were swans and ducks on the Lake and it seemed a good place

Thank Barry S
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of our favourite destinations for getting some exercise by using the walking paths. We usually do a couple of laps around Lake Monger and enjoy the wildlife whilst getting fit. This is shared by cyclists, joggers and casual walker's like ourselves. It's...More

Thank Chizzel
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Much bird life with swan & ducks looking for a free feed. Parklands on southern shores are very well developed & maintained with easy access, northern shores have been left natural

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Jo1974m
16 November 2017|
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Response from Ooi L | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! Not at the park. Hylin cafe at West Leederville, some short drive away is popular.
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chweehar
27 October 2017|
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Response from paul r | Reviewed this property |
Ye there’s plenty of black swans still in & all around the lake plus plenty of offspring at the moment as well ...
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Jing Y
23 December 2016|
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Response from sharro6 | Reviewed this property |
Catch the Joondalup line train from Perth and alight at Leederville station. Walk about ten minutes east along Grantham Street and you will be there. Enjoy and take a drink with you.
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