Parkes

Parkes - Canberra Region - Canberra

Parkes is located north of Capital Hill and south of lake Burley Griffin, it is also know as the Parliamentary Triangle as Canberra's most significant buildings lie within this area along with other National Treasures. The entire sector is very accessible and worth taking the time to stroll along the lake edge of lake Burley Griffin.

Taking the time to visit Parkes is a must on every visitors list because it is there that you will find the National Gallery of Australia, National Library of Australia, New Parliament House, Old Parliament House, Prime Ministers Lodge, Gallery of Australian Design, the National Carillon, National Archives of Australia, National Capital Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery and Questacon.


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Places to stay and things to do around Parkes


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Towns surrounding Parkes


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