Two people sat a Gillards Campground © Destination NSW

5 days around Canberra and the Sapphire Coast

Written by VisitCanberra

5 days around Canberra and the Sapphire Coast

Main sitting in the National Gallery of Australia © VisitCanberra

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Insider secret

Hot air balloon rides in Canberra are weather-dependent, so be prepared for an early morning update on your flight.

Car driving through the National Arboretum © VisitCanberra

National Arboretum Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Hot air balloon in Canberra © VisitCanberra

Hot air ballooning, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory © VisitCanberra

Fun fact

The Bodalla Dairy Shed churns its own ice cream from scratch, making fresh, creamy flavours you can sample or take home.

Montague Island Seals in Eurobodalla © Destination NSW

Montague Island Seals, Eurobodalla, New South Wales © Destination NSW

Travel tip

Enjoy a weekend getaway in the beautifully restored lighthouse keeper’s cottages at Montague Island.

Aerial of Eden in New South Wales © Sapphire Coast

Eden, Sapphire Coast, New South Wales © Sapphire Coast

Fun fact

At the southern end of the main street of Pambula is the tranquil Panboola Wetlands with a delightful, paved stroll popular for bird watching and photography.

This article was written by VisitCanberra. For more information about road trips in and around the Australian Capital Territory, go to visitcanberra.com.