Cockington Green Gardens, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory ©  VisitCanberra

Cockington Green Gardens, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Things to do in Canberra with kids

National Carillon, Canberra, ACT © Chris Holly, VisitCanberra

National Carillon, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © Chris Holly, VisitCanberra

 Questacon, Canberra, ACT © VisitCanberra

Questacon, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Cockington Green Garden, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Cockington Green Garden, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Burger High Tea, Beef & Barley, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © Beef & Barley

Burger High Tea, Beef & Barley, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © Beef & Barley

Child in a dinosaur egg at the National Dinosaur Museum © VisitCanberra

National Dinosaur Museum, Gold Creek Village, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Corin Forest Mountain Resort, Australian Capital Territory © Visit Canberra

Corin Forest Mountain Resort, Australian Capital Territory © Visit Canberra

Top tip

Future astronauts will love a visit to the Canberra Space Centre (a 20-minute drive from Corin Forest) where visitors can learn about Australia's role in space exploration.

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

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Yarralumla Play Station, Canberra, ACT © VisitCanberra

Yarralumla Play Station, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra