Canberra

You can fit a lot into a visit to Australia’s capital city. Surrounded by nature parks, Canberra is best known for a vast collection of history and culture that provides a snapshot of the nation. Discover precincts housing, thriving local arts and foodie scenes, family friendly attractions, outdoor experiences and the acclaimed cool-climate wineries that dot the surrounding area.

National Dinosaur Museum

The National Dinosaur Museum is Australia's largest permanent display of prehistoric specimens, located in Gold Creek Village near Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. The museum's exhibition follows the evolution of life, with a particular focus on dinosaurs. With an annual patronage of 100,000 visitors, the museum is one of the most popular attractions in the Australian Capital...

AIS – Australian Institute of Sport

SPECIAL NOTICE: AIS Tours suspended until at least October 2020. We understand the value of the AIS campus to the community and we have every intention of resuming business as usual when we see it safe and appropriate. Please check back here for updates and we look forward to welcoming you back to the AIS as soon as possible. The Australian Institute of Sport. The AIS. Australia's premier elite...

Old Bus Depot Markets

We regret to advise that we will be temporarily closed from this coming Sunday 29th March 2020. Our closure is due to the increase in Covid-19 cases in the ACT and the subsequent restrictions around crowd numbers and implementing social distancing measures across Canberra. Stay up to date on our reopening date on social media, or via our website. Lovers of fine hand crafted wares, clothing...

Canberra Glassworks

Canberra Glassworks is Australia's only cultural centre that is wholly dedicated to contemporary glass art. At its core Canberra Glassworks is a working Glassworks that provides access to glassmaking facilities for glass artists. Canberra Glassworks also provides diverse opportunities for visitors to interact with and learn about glass making and the heritage of Canberra's Kingston Power House....

Namadgi National Park

Welcome to Namadgi National Park. Named after the Aboriginal word for the mountain ranges in the south-west of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), Namadgi National Park was declared in 1984. The park covers over 106,095 hectares of the ACT and contains more than 160 kilometres of marked walking trails. In Namadgi National Park you can experience Aboriginal and European history, beautiful...

Cockington Green

Cockington Green Gardens is a family owned and business and has been in operation since 1979.We offer a unique experience for all ages, with meticulously constructed scale reproductions of building from all round the world, set amongst beautiful gardens and lush green lawns.With other features such as a Steam Train Ride, Fully licensed light refreshment area, magnificent "Waverly"Dolls house,...

National Museum of Australia

The National Museum of Australia has temporarily closed its doors to the public as the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) unfolds. The health and safety of our community are very important to us and the decision complies with National Cabinet's direction to limit non-essential gatherings and the requirement to implement social distancing, to help mitigate the risk posed by the virus. While our...

National Arboretum

The National Arboretum Canberra is a 250-hectare (618 acre) arboretum in Canberra, the national capital of Australia, created after the area was burned out as a result of the Christmas 2001 and 2003 Canberra bushfires: The Himalayan Cedar forest lost about one third of its trees, and the commercial Radiata Pine plantation was burned out, allowing the arboretum to be created. In 2004, the...

Canberra and Region Visitors Centre

The friendly staff can answer all your holiday questions and point you in the right direction with maps and information on all of Canberra’s attractions and things to see and do, plus you can book Canberra accommodation and buy tickets to exhibitions, tours and attractions. Free wi-fi is available to visitors in the public area. There is also a well-stocked shop of souvenirs, travel essentials...