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  • Self-guided Walks


    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures


    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book


    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Kippax Lake Drinking Fountain

Kippax Lake Drinking FountainThe Kippax Lake Drinking Fountain is a rectangular Sandstone structure on octagonal concrete base.

The following inscriptions are located on each face of the monument:

  • North face: Kippax Lake 1888 John Harris Mayor 1889
  • East face: 1863-1889 1888 John Harris Mayor 1888
  • South face: Alderman 1888 John Harris Mayor 1889
  • West face: Wm Kippax 1888 John Harris Mayor 1888

A metal ring is located on each face, possibly to secure a horse.