Canberra Region

Canberra Region

Canberra Region - Canberra

Australia's National Capital, Canberra, is a thriving modern city and the metropolitan centre of the ACT. Only a three and a half hour drive from Sydney and eight hours from Melbourne, Canberra is not only a fantastic base from which to explore the many treasures of the surrounding region but it also embraces the essence of Australia with a plethora of Australain Icons.

Surrounded by fertile farming land is one of the worlds few planned cities, where the vibrant city comes to life, nestled in a park, with a spectacular outcome.

Canberra is home to Australias Parliament House and War Memorial along with many other important cultural and architectural attractions.

Visualise our country through the eyes and hearts of our artists at the galleries and museums and join in the fun and fascination of science and technology at Questacon.

Take a cruise on lake Burley Griffin or soar the lofty heights in a hot air balloon.

A 45 minute drive from the city will see you immersed in the tranquility of Namadgi National Park where a picnic and a bushwalk along the marked trails will leave you invigorated, you might even spot a kangaroo.

With quality restaurants, boutique shopping and loads of fun for the whole family both indoors and out, Canberra and the surrounding region has many treasures to be explored.

Canberra Region Towns