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Canberra Merry-Go-Round

73 Petrie Plaza, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Classic

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... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
corgan00
,
Rockhampton
Lots of Fun

Parents can join in with the fun and ride too. A wonderful old Merry-Go-Round that gets the kids... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2016
Amanda C
,
Cowra, Australia
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
6 May 2017
“Classic”
17 May 2016
“Lots of Fun”
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73 Petrie Plaza, Canberra 2601, Australia
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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 17 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 23 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 17 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
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Loved this experience. Four generations enjoyed the wonder of it all together. It has been there a long time but it was the first time that we had been. We could leave the stroller inside the "gate" so we could all go on at once....More

Thank Planner55
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Had an awesome time with my nephew (15months old) on his first ever ride on the Merry go round. He loved it so much that he went around twice.

1  Thank Cathy-Lee G
Reviewed 17 June 2013 via mobile

Took our toddler here who had a blast. Good for bribery after dragging them around the shops! I wouldn't go out of my way to visit it but if you want something to keep the kids busy for a couple of minutes. For $3 it's...More

2  Thank austraveldr
Reviewed 9 June 2013 via mobile

Friendly staff most of the time that let adults on for free (some charge) Free for people with a disability also. Spins a bit too fast for my liking, I always get dizzy. Good attraction for canberra as we have no amusement parks this is...More

3  Thank Mykaphobic
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