Lake Alexander, Darwin

4.3
#12 of 19 in Parks in Darwin
The man-made Lake Alexander sits languorously amid trees and lush grassland, giving it a laid-back, picturesque air. Officially opened in 1991, the lake was named after Alec Fong Lim, a former Mayor of Darwin. The water is filtered, meaning that dangerous marine predators are usually not to be found in the lake. Put Lake Alexander at the forefront of your travel plans using our Darwin trip itinerary site .
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4.2
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  • Well kept and lots of shade. I visited it a few times and adjacent Mangrove Walk had good interpretive signs. Haven't seen many birds, though.  more »
  • A pleasant afternoon spent there having a swim; our only complaint is that dogs are not not permitted ion the grounds. Very disappointing.  more »
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  • Perfect for a free family day out. Clean BBQ area alongside a well shaded playground that is perfect for children of all ages and abilities. The lake is free and safe to swim in, with a slight gradient so you can walk safely in. Plenty of room to play cricket of run freely away from traffic.
  • It's a very nice setting, so clean and all facilities you need. Love it. !
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