Visiting Canberra 

Getting to and around Canberra is easy, and once you've arrived there are plenty of options for things to do in this bustling city...

When you arrive, prepare to experience a journey of discovery and surprise. The National Convention Centre Canberra (NCCC) is conveniently located and close to everything your heart may desire - whether it's world-class wining and dining, iconic national measures or breathtaking adventures, everything you're after is just moments away.

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Getting to the National Convention Centre Canberra

The NCCC is conveniently located within the city centre and is close to all city centre services, attractions and amenities that Canberra has to offer. It’s only 7km from Canberra Airport and easily accessible by car, taxi and public transport at any time of the day.

For specific travel and car parking information, visit the NCCC website.

Tourism information

Go for the iconic museums and galleries, stay for the classic Canberra experiences. Delight in a foodie wonderland with a side of world-class art, breathtaking nature and family fun all within easy reach. Take a heart-pumping hike or cycle the trails of the world’s most sustainable city. Top it off with a taste of the thriving cool-climate wine region. It’s more than you expect and it’s waiting for you.

Check out the Visit Canberra page for more ideas of things to do while you are in Canberra.

Culture and First Nations' Experiences 

Canberra is home to 12 of Australia’s most iconic cultural attractions, museums and galleries. Each showcases a unique perspective of Australia's story from First Nations history to contemporary times. 

For information on Canberra's museums and galleries, including local First Nations' cultural experiences, click here.

Food and drink

Canberra takes its foodie culture seriously. From award-winning coffee to long lunches and craft beers, tantalise your taste buds during your getaway to the capital.

Check out this webpage to discover all that Canberra has to offer. 

Outdoor adventures 

Natural beauty is right on your doorstep in Canberra with popular lookouts, challenging hikes, mountain bike trails in the inner suburbs. Discover waterfalls, gorges, forests, and snow-capped mountains just 45-minutes’ drive from the city at national parks and nature reserves. Visit this webpage to discover more.