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Number of sights 12 sights
Distance 5.9 km
Ascend 199 m
Descend 118 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Canberra, Australia. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

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Sight 1: Captain Cook Memorial Globe

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The Captain James Cook Memorial was built by the Commonwealth Government to commemorate the Bicentenary of Captain James Cook's first sighting of the east coast of Australia. The memorial includes a water jet located in the central basin and a skeleton globe sculpture at Regatta Point of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra, showing the paths of Cook's expeditions. On 25 April 1970, Queen Elizabeth II officially inaugurated the memorial.

Wikipedia: Captain James Cook Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 1352 meters / 16 minutes

Sight 2: New Zealand Memorial

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The New Zealand Memorial in Canberra, Australia, commemorates the relationship between New Zealand and Australia, and stands at the corner of Anzac Parade and Constitution Avenue, the former bisecting the Parliamentary Triangle and the latter forming the base of the triangle that represents the form of government in Canberra, the national capital city of Australia.

Wikipedia: New Zealand Memorial, Canberra (EN)

arrow down foot steps 73 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Boer War Memorial

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The Boer War Memorial in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, is on Anzac Parade on the western row of memorials near Lake Burley Griffin. This commemorates the Military history of Australia during the Second Boer War, 1899-1902.

Wikipedia: Boer War Memorial, Canberra (EN)

arrow down foot steps 127 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: Desert Mounted Corps Memorial

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The Mounted Memorial, Canberra is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue in Canberra, the national capital city of Australia. It is a copy of a memorial that was originally constructed in Port Said in 1932 but removed in 1956; a second copy was erected at Mount Clarence, Western Australia. The memorial was sculpted by Melbourne born sculptor, Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal (1863-1918) - it was his last piece before his death.

Wikipedia: Mounted Memorial, Canberra (EN)

arrow down foot steps 124 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 5: Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial

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The Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The memorial was dedicated on 3 October 1992. It commemorates the 50,000 Australian Army, Royal Australian Navy, and Royal Australian Air Force and associated personnel who served in Vietnam during the Vietnam War.

Wikipedia: Vietnam Forces National Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 462 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 6: Royal Australian Navy Memorial

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The Royal Australian Navy Memorial on Anzac Parade in Canberra, the national capital of Australia, honours the sailors who have served to protect the nation.

Wikipedia: Royal Australian Navy Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 254 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 7: Australian Service Nurses National Memorial

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The Australian Service Nurses National Memorial is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.

Wikipedia: Australian Service Nurses National Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 171 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 8: Royal Australian Air Force Memorial

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The Royal Australian Air Force Memorial is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.

Wikipedia: Royal Australian Air Force Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 122 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 9: Rats of Tobruk Memorial

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The Rats of Tobruk Memorial is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue of Canberra, Australia.

Wikipedia: Rats of Tobruk Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 1261 meters / 15 minutes

Sight 10: Kings Park

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Kings Park is a park in Canberra, Australia on the shore of Lake Burley Griffin.

Wikipedia: Kings Park, Canberra (EN)

arrow down foot steps 1124 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 11: Australian–American Memorial

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The Australian–American Memorial is in Canberra, the national capital of Australia, and commemorates the help given by the United States during the Pacific War.

Wikipedia: Australian–American Memorial (EN)

arrow down foot steps 783 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 12: Mount Pleasant Lookout

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Mount Pleasant is a hill with an elevation of 663 metres (2,175 ft) AHD  that is located in the north–eastern suburbs of Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia. The hill overlooks the Australian Defence Force Academy and the Royal Military College at Duntroon. On the top of the hill is a memorial to all ranks of the Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery. The summit can be accessed by car using General Bridges Drive and is open to the public during daylight hours.

Wikipedia: Mount Pleasant (Australian Capital Territory) (EN)

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