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Very relaxing

We needed to kill some time and just chill before picking up a friend from the airport. This was a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sydney, Australia
It is good place to relax

All monuments were under maintenance when we visited. Otherwise, it is a good place for little... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
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Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We needed to kill some time and just chill before picking up a friend from the airport. This was a great park, leafy, green and spacious (and very quiet, until my kids started playing). Lovely water fountain. I enjoyed reading, the boys enjoyed their soccer....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gds199
Reviewed 7 November 2018

All monuments were under maintenance when we visited. Otherwise, it is a good place for little rest. It has toilets and a few benches.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TejinderPingal
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park that never fails to impress really comes alive for this annual festival every September. Delightfully chilled multi-cultural, musical arts event. Locally embraced - great entertainment, great food, great people. I enjoyed a cabaret show this year, and free drama and music. Food stalls...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wtandy
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I walked through this lovely park with its stately trees and majestic fountain and it was a beautiful sight until I noticed several odd characters smoking and lingering in the shadows. I suddenly felt very unsafe and made my way to the nearest gate. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful park located at the corner of Elizabeth and St. John Street and minutes walk from The Sebel Launceston. In the middle of the park is a magnificent fountain with renaissance sculptures. The urban legend has it that the antique fountain was made in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mafsydneytravels
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

A beautiful, well maintained park. Loved the mature trees and the fountain is commanding. Very photographic spot. Worth visiting if in the city.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Oz_Freebs
Reviewed 22 March 2018

An elegant old park in Charles St, with a beautiful interesting fountain and fence. Worth a short walk to see and enjoy it.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Aussieuks
Reviewed 2 January 2018

OMG. walked in expecting a crowd enjoying the early morning sun and peace of the park, was amazed to find I was the only one there. Great place to meditate , the Fountain is so beautiful could not stop taking photos . every one should...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Kez W
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Princes Square is on the Cnr Elizabeth Street and St John Street. Beautifully maintained gardens with a huge water fountain in the centre. We sat on one of the benches and enjoyed the peace and the sound of the water fountain. Nice place to chill...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Christopher017
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a beautiful park that contains an excellent collection of exotic trees, gardens and many fountains envied the landscape. There is also a statue of Dr. William Pugh, a famous surgeon who was believed to be the first Australian to use ether as an...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Judi L
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