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Parks & nature in Newington

Park
“With 40 hectares of scenic park lands in Sydney, the Bicentennial Park has a lot to offer from BBQs, cycling, walking to self guided activities. There’s a lot to explore so a place to come time and time again.”
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Pool
“Swim in the Pool of Champions, The Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre was the venue for Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Home to four indoor heated pools, rapid river ride, giant water slide, spa, sauna, steam room, heath club all surrounded by lush palm trees and colourful mosaics. Splasher's Water Playground features dumping buckets, interactive water cannons and water slides in the shallow pool, it is fun, safe and will provide active play for children of all ages.”
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Park
“Fantastic park for kids of all ages. A bit of a drive but a great day trip!”
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Park
“Historical locale offering a range of activities, including a train ride, plus a riverside cafe.”
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Playground
“If you are looking for peace and quiet, this is the place. Few peeps walking around, but enough to disturb your relaxation sessions :)”
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Park
“Nice views a short walk from the station. The bird hide was very helpful and overall a great experience for wildlife photography. ”
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Park
“Iconic ring walk set above an old quarry. Home and sanctuary to the bell frogs.”
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Scenic Viewpoint
“Everyone here is friendly and helpful and knowledgeable. Really excellent service.”
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Salon / Barbershop
Park
“If you like to bike, head over to the Monster x Track. A pump track and dirt track surrounded by a bunch of bike tracks, these bike tracks link all the way to the Sydney CBD and Paramatta.”
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Park
“An interesting walk over the pond, home of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog. This historic site produced bricks that were used to build many of the early buildings in Sydney”
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