Aerial over Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra © Cultural Attractions of Australia

Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra © Cultural Attractions of Australia

7 ways to enjoy Canberra’s Lake Burley Griffin

Paddleboards on Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra © VisitCanberra

Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Cyclist around Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra © VisitCanberra

Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

When to go

Visit in March to witness the Canberra Balloon Spectacular, where dozens of hot air balloons float above the lake at sunrise.

Segway tour around Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra © VisitCanberra

Segway tour, Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Couple walking around Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra © Lightbulb Studios for VisitCanberra

Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © Lightbulb Studios for VisitCanberra

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