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Harold Boas Gardens

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Address: Cnr Wellington/Colin Street | Perth City Area, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
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Nice park - safer in daylight hours

This park is right near work so thought I'd visit before work one morning. Colleagues had advised not to go after work because it's getting darker earlier now and apparently it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KylieIsTravelling
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is right near work so thought I'd visit before work one morning. Colleagues had advised not to go after work because it's getting darker earlier now and apparently it's popular with homeless. On my early morning visit I found the leftovers of an empty bottle of alcohol (spirits) and some soft drink bottles. Apart from that, it was... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Situated not far from the city centre towards the end of Wellington Street in West Perth, it's easily accessible via the free CAT bus service - (green stop 8/yellow stop 18). It's well maintained and tranquil with plenty of shaded areas, streams and ponds. Take a picnic or just relax and enjoy!

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Thank nnmercman
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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43 reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A quiet and relaxing park in a silent neighbourhood. An excellent place to spend some time reading or just having a nap in the grass. Weddings are celebrated there from time to time.

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Thank Marc B
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Harold Boas Gardens is tranquil City Retreat, with gently flowing stream, ponds below the cool canopy of large shade trees.. Only 300m from City West Railway Station, or across the road from the Free Yellow Central Area Transit ( Free CAT bus.) which travels from East Perth and return frequently through the day.. A great place to meet up for... More 

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Thank tony r
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

I guess area 2 is the most stunning as it has the waterfall as a backdrop and the entrance is by a quaint bridge and is surrounded by a cute little river. There is a public toilet in the park but the only negative is parking can be difficult.

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Thank KarolaRS
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is a little gem of a park that probably gets over shadowed by the high profile Kings Park nearby This park is extremely well maintained by the City of Perth & has excellent gardens & natural looking water feature Playground for the children

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Thank Darrel J
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

A perfect place to relax and do some Tai Chi. Big thanks to City of Perth for keeping the park so Grand.

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Thank Ritchie M
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Always enjoy walking through these garden that soften the urban landscape of West Perth. Beautifully tended to and maintained.

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Thank DonnaCurnow
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

This attraction was ok, not my cup of tea though but thought I would pop along as it was in the guide book. Great place to visit if you love nature and flowers/shrubbery.

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Thank pcarman861
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Great park overall. lovely surroundings and places for kids to explore and climb rocks. nice waterfall with small splash pool. great place for imaginative play also. nice kids playground aswell. other pools were full of algae though and need a clean. also found a few needles around the place which is not safe for kids so check area first and... More 

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