Fun Things To Do in Canberra

Many people refer to Canberra as the 'Bush Capital' because it is surrounded by bushland in the dorm of nature reserves and national parks. The Australian capital city is full of national attractions, picturesque views, a relaxed laid-back atmosphere and many other fun things to do in Canberra. In fact a short drive or relaxed bike ride around the central Lake Burley Griffin will ensure that you cover many of Canberra's famous national icons. The city of Canberra is also known for its boutique shopping, array of stylish restaurants, trendy bars and great outdoor fun for the whole family.

Below is a list of the most popular things to do in Canberra:

Experience the Floriade Garden Festival        

An exciting and fun things to do in Canberra during the months of September and October is to attend the Floriade Garden Festival. This colourful festival is held in Commonwealth Park on the banks of the ..... Read More Details

Visit the Old Parliament House        

For many years the stately rooms of the Old Parliament House is where all the decisions about the country were made. With its historic white facade the Old Parliament House building still has a sense of ..... Read More Details

Stroll Through the National Gallery of Australia        

Lovers of art will really enjoy spending a day at the National Gallery of Australia. Ideally situated on the banks of Lake Burley Griffin the gallery has free admission to the permanent collection which ..... Read More Details

Spend Time at the National Portrait Gallery        

The National Portrait Gallery has recently moved from its original home in the Old Parliament House to a new purpose-built building in the parliamentary precinct. The National Portrait Gallery is open ..... Read More Details

Visit Cockington Green        

Both kids and adults will enjoy taking the short drive out to Gold Creek Village to visit Cockington Green. Here you will be able to wander around and admire a beautifully crafted scale model of an English ..... Read More Details

If you manage or own an exciting holiday activity or know of a popluar Thing To Do in Canberra that is not listed here then please Add a Free Listing to this website.