Canberra

Overview

Boasting numerous national attractions, an array of stylish restaurants and bars, and a vibrant entertainment scene, Canberra –Australia’s capital - is a sophisticated city which is complemented by a nearby wine region, mountain range and stunning coastlines – making it a diverse choice for your next incentive or corporate event.

Key Facts

Region:

Australian Capital Territory

Population:

350,000

Getting there:

Travel to Canberra from Sydney or Melbourne by plane, bus or car. Around 900 flights arrive each week, with direct flights from all major Australian cities.

Local food:

Wash down seafood from the nearby New South Wales south coast, or smoked trout from the Snowy Mountains with some of Canberra’s excellent cool-climate wines.

Fun facts:

The Canberra region has been home to formula one driver Mark Webber, rugby union star David Campese and George Lazenby, Australia’s only James Bond!

Gallery

  • Canberra Showreel Video
  • Parliament House
  • Aust Institute Sport
  • balloons
  • National Museum of Aust

Average Temperatures

Canberra has a dry climate. Average maximum temperature:
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature °C 29° 28° 25° 20° 16° 12° 12° 14° 16° 20° 24° 26°
Temperature °F 84° 82° 77° 68° 61° 54° 54° 57° 61° 68° 75° 79°

 

Featured Venues

National Gallery of Australia

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The Gallery’s distinctive venues are as diverse as its exhibitions, sculpture garden and permanent Australian artworks.

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National Gallery of Australia

National Gallery of Australia

The Gallery’s distinctive venues are as diverse as its exhibitions, sculpture garden and permanent Australian artworks.

Parliament House

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Host your gala dinner in the Great Hall of Australia's national parliament.

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Parliament House

Parliament House

Host your gala dinner in the Great Hall of Australia's national parliament.

Featured Activities

Trout fishing in the Snowy River

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The Snowy River region offers you diverse trout fishing environments from alpine streams, world-renowned rivers and several lakes.

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Trout fishing in the Snowy River

Trout fishing in the Snowy River

The Snowy River region offers you diverse trout fishing environments from alpine streams, world-renowned rivers and several lakes.

Hot Air Ballooning

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See Canberra from the air in an exhilarating hot air balloon ride that finishes on the lawns of Old Parliament House.

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Hot air ballooning

Hot Air Ballooning

See Canberra from the air in an exhilarating hot air balloon ride that finishes on the lawns of Old Parliament House.