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Nature, scenery, exercise, relax

Namadgi is at the northernmost end the Australian Alps National Parks system, and occurs in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Canberra, Australia
Bush walks, and a day trip,

Great place for a day trip, amazing stars at night (watch out for the Roos and Wombats at night... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Canberra, Australia
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Welcome to Namadgi National Park. Named after the Aboriginal word for the mountain ranges in the south-west of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), Namadgi National Park was declared in 1984. The park covers over 106,095 hectares of the ACT and...more
Naas Road | Tharwa, Canberra 2620, Australia
+61 2 6207 2918
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Namadgi is at the northernmost end the Australian Alps National Parks system, and occurs in the A.C.T. It includes various environments, e.g. grassy valleys, wetlands, tall eucalypt forests, high-altitude low woodlands and herbfields. There are various level walking tracks (easy to difficult) of different duration....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a day trip, amazing stars at night (watch out for the Roos and Wombats at night). Wonder bush walking tracks, great to go in the cold or warmer weather.

Thank 508chaneller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to Canberra, great place for a first date - though some would argue waiting until the third date is standard as it's a little out of the way and wet weather can ruin the occasion. Best experience had if you enter through the exit...More

Thank Brendan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk for those with a bit of stamina. Views from the top near the old observatory are wonderful. You are provided with a great perspective on man’s and nature’s relative architectural ability. Wear good shoes as the terrain can be a bit slippy.

Thank 7PointACT
Reviewed 8 September 2018

A 30min drive from Canberra, Mount Tennent is a great half-day walk that incorporates part of the Australian Alps Walking Track and offers expansive views from the summit.

Thank oliverd
Reviewed 26 August 2018

What we love about this park is that it’s within 1hrs driving distance from the heart of Canberra. We love taking visitors here as they get to see a very different landscape with open spaces, boulders to walk around, hiking trails and of course the...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Back in my early 20s I regularly used to camp in Namadgi National Park, and for the first time in almost 20 years I passed through Namadgi twice in the past week. At the northern end is the visitors centre with plenty of information what...More

Thank jodie_amanda
Reviewed 18 June 2018

A great trip for all the family. Very close to Canberra and a good selection if you like wildlife and some excellent walks. My overseas visitors loved it.

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This will get your heart pumping even if you are super fit. Travelling to Namadgi Visitors Centre where you may be 'lucky' enough to meet Spencer. A very cranky python who sleeps a lot! From the Visitors Centre you commence the walk up to the...More

Thank dianat260
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Yes, yes ... it has no shops. And yes there are dirt roads so you will need to wash your car after you venture through it. And you may need to pull over and pee in the bush. But it's a national park for goodness...More

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Carla W
5 April 2018|
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Response from NamadgiNationalPark | Property representative |
Hi Carla, Sorry, there is no public transport available at this stage. If you are able to drive out, it is a pretty straight forward road. If you contact the Canberra Regional Visitor Centre (Google them) they may be able... More
Mylene B
17 February 2017|
Response from TheDoor_isopen | Reviewed this property |
If you phone the Visitors Centre on (02) 6207 2900 you will be able to find out the details of any guided tours there.
Samantha B
31 May 2016|
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Response from AdamLeaves | Reviewed this property |
Yep, those answers are all correct. NNP is free and open all the time, however some of the access roads are closed from time-to-time if there are hazards.