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Address: Castlereagh Road, Penrith, New South Wales 2750, Australia
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Purpose built rowing course

Built for the 2000 Sydney Olympics SIRC has hosted the Australian Rowing Championships for the last few years This week long regatta offers the spectator some great racing viewed... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Tina M
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Hobart, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

I did the Sydney Corporate Triathlon at Sydney International Regatta Centre, it was fantastic, the track was basically dead flat, so it is easy to run and ride. Lots of parking. I can absolutely see why they held the Rowing Olympics there. Great place to take the kids for a ride.

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Thank Killaraperson
Hobart, Australia
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699 reviews
225 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Built for the 2000 Sydney Olympics SIRC has hosted the Australian Rowing Championships for the last few years This week long regatta offers the spectator some great racing viewed either from the grandstand or from the bank on the other side which has plenty of shady trees

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Thank Tina M
alexandra headland
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371 reviews
180 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

What a great spot to hold a sporting event. Plenty of parking seating under cover lots of nice walking tracks and places to run and water sports available for hire. There is a canteen and restaurant for food however a little pricey.

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Thank sunshinecoastgirl
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The concrete path around the lake is a good 5km walk around the water. Path is wide enough & has marked sides for pedestrians & cyclists. Toilets and plenty of parking onsite. Good for a mums walk with Oran's, little kids on bikes or scooters or even doing laps on the bike for teen or family fitness.

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Thank Gerace13
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely place well built and designed very singular use. Entrance is at the far end of the road last gate.

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Thank Paul R
Wahroonga, Australia
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117 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We visit the SIRC quite often during the regatta season as our daughter is a rower. The centre is purpose built however the seating is quite tired as are the toilets. It needs a bit of a spruce up.

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Thank Ginny F
Penrith, Australia
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14 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is one of my favourite places for long walks, they have water fonts available around the main lake and very decent toilets. Excellent place for biking, I didn't try the kayaking yet. Loads of birds and some may attack you. Besides beautiful nature, birds and a great place for train biking and running, not much more to see.

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Thank Ricardo_Batista86
Sydney
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36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great mountain and water views, such a lovely place to visit for a brisk walk or jog! Have also visited for a private cocktail function - great service and drinks!

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Thank 492susie
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Had Christmas in July 2016 with a group of 40. Outlook over river is outstanding. Inside decor of restaurant very bland. Food OK, Xmas pudding & custard to die for. They make these on site. Parking good and access for mini buses to get close to door. Plenty of outside undercover benches & tables. Apparently the breakfast is very good,... More 

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Thank Sandy B
Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

This has to have the best cycle training track in Sydney. Each lap is 5 km, and there never seems to be too many riders on the track at any time. Plenty of parking.

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