R G Menzies Walk

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

The R G Menzies Walk was named in acknowledgement of Sir Robert Menzies’ crucial contribution to the final development of Australia’s national capital, Canberra. The two kilometre walk stretches from Commonwealth Avenue Bridge to Kings Avenue along the northern shore of picturesque Lake Burley Griffin.

Read about Menzies’ career as Prime Minister and his role in Canberra’s development on four plaques along the path. Take in the views of Lake Burley Griffin and Commonwealth Park and appreciate the history of this nation’s capital.

Facilities

Picnic Area

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe

Rates

Free Entry

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High Court of Australia at night from across Lake Burley Griffin

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Children at the Roll of Honour

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A group of poeple stand outside eating nibbles and drinking champage

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