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Great night

We visited Canberra for the new year it was well organised pleanty for family’s to do the merry... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Gwenda P
Lots of fun for the kids (and grown ups too)

Charming vintage carousel. The kids really enjoyed the ride and so did I. The painted animals are... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2015
ERRgal
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Sydney, Australia
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21 Jan 2018
“Great night”
27 Jul 2018
“Magical memories”
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

I have grown up in Canberra and for as long as I can remember this merry go round has been in the heart of the city. I have fond memories of riding this as a little girl and then being able to take my nieces...More

Thank Leanne C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We visited Canberra for the new year it was well organised pleanty for family’s to do the merry- go- round was very popular and a great idea for all would recommend

1  Thank Gwenda P
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This carousel is really lovely and its wonderful to see something old that is cherished and not thrown on the scrap heap like everything else these days The craftsmanship from the early 1900 is amazing and nothing made these days would ever match it My...More

Thank melissagmh
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My 3 year old daughter had her first ride on the merry-go-round and she enjoyed so much.. even parents can hop in with the kids.. will return to the ride when we visit the city next time..

Thank GiriSampath
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I used to love going on this as a kid back in the 80's, so I was excited to know that it was still going recently when I took my hubby to Canberra for his first time there. Of course, on the first day we...More

Thank corgan00
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Parents can join in with the fun and ride too. A wonderful old Merry-Go-Round that gets the kids imagination going. After 3 turns my daughter still didn't want to get off. Great value for money too.

1  Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I remember my grandmother taking me there as a child, all of my children have had a spin and now my younger nieces are going :) It was built in the 1930's and has had a number of restorations since then but the original organ...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Charming vintage carousel. The kids really enjoyed the ride and so did I. The painted animals are lovely and the carousel is a nice size.

Thank ERRgal
Reviewed 6 December 2015

A classic carousel smack-dab in civic in Canberra. It adds some charm to the City Walk area. Take your kids here and enjoy some classic entertainment.

Thank axs666
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I came back each day but the ride was not operating as it was the beginning of winter and very cold. The carousel was fully restored and in mint condition. I would have loved to have been able to take a ride and step back...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
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