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A very quiet park, that many would pass without a second thought

The park is not particularly big, but it is a great place to spend a few quiet moments. Dedicated... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Matt J
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
Heaven for a nature lover

If you're up for a stroll in a peaceful park and a seat by the pond , you're definitely in or a... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
AaronD2377
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Mumbai, India
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May 20, 2018
“A very quiet park, that many would pass without a second thought”
Jun 18, 2017
“Heaven for a nature lover”
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

The park is not particularly big, but it is a great place to spend a few quiet moments. Dedicated to John Fraser who was killed at the young age of 23 in Vietnam. He gave his life to protect his fellow soldiers.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

If you're up for a stroll in a peaceful park and a seat by the pond , you're definitely in or a treat . An extremely peaceful getaway

Thank AaronD2377
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The people of the Gold Coast are fortunate to have so many lovely parks. This is one of them looked after and kept well maintained by the council Worth a visit with a picnic basket and bottle of wine.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great place to enjoy the peace, take a gander at the beauty, the koi pond, the palms, the light breeze. Try to come early in the morning and early in your day and I can assure you it will be memorable. Great place to meditate,...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

I knew John and his brother Frog very well and played football against John when he was at Nudgee and I was at TSS. A really top guy who would do anything for his mates and proved that with his life. Every time I drive...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

This small piece of tranquillity in Surfers Paradise recalls local boy John Fraser, and Old Boy of both The Southport School and Nudgee College, whose memory is revered to this day, nearly fifty years after he died as a young Australian Army officer in Vietnam....More

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