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Round and Round you Go

What a beautiful Carousel. My 5yo and I went on it twice. It goes fast too which was fun. So... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Perth, Australia
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Took the Grand Kids

Kids loved riding on the horses, had trouble getting them off at the end of the ride. No waiting... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Tom C
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Esplanade, Semaphore, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful Carousel. My 5yo and I went on it twice. It goes fast too which was fun. So beautiful with bright colours and so much history just loved looking at all the old pictures on the walls from back in the Old Days....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KP101-Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Kids loved riding on the horses, had trouble getting them off at the end of the ride. No waiting time and price was right

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom C
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Located near Semaphore Jetty, this is a rare attraction for all children, 2 to 92 !!! It is not open all the time so I suggest you do some research to avoid disappointment. Highly recommended !

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank daf57
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

On the foreshore at Semaphore is a strange round shed. It doesn’t look particularly interesting or inviting but if you look into the gloomy enclosure you will find a gorgeous heritage roundabout still operated by volunteers. It is so sad that it is so hidden...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank GwenM557
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This carousel is an absolute gem! Built in 1928, it’s a reminder of years gone by. The joy of riding the carousel as a child brings great memories. Was wonderful to see my 22 month old daughter enjoy her first ride today. All money raised...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Coliene
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I love carousels and the one at Semaphore looks great but unfortunately it was not open the day we we were there Semaphore is a lovely town - I am ashamed to admit that I had never heard of it before we came away on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Nerilyn A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I had a fabulous time with friends and young children recently at Semaphore! The rides were cheap and we used the free bbq and picnic tables afterwards to cook lunch. With Foodland just 100m away it made it easy to get the last minute bits...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Beautifuly maintained amusement ride from days gone by. I remember the joy of riding on a beautiful white horse as a child. Now my children and grandchildren can all say " I remember riding the beautiful carousel at Semaphore beach.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank hellokathyclark
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I just love this carousel. It is just so beautiful and lovingly maintained. I always pop in for a visit when I am at Semaphore - sometimes I even jump on for a ride :)

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank NatalieAdelaide
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The carousel is a great little bit of history that you can't miss if you're in the area. Plus there is a lot of other rides in the area for all ages. Had a great time here

Date of experience: December 2016
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4 September 2017|
Response from hellokathyclark | Reviewed this property |
It's not open until the warmer weather comes. Sorry I can't help you any more than that. Summer time it's open and well worth a visit.