Canberra is a young, modern city that can easily become your launchpad to see even more of the world Down Under in Australia. Canberra is one of the most accessible, beautiful, clean, secure and hospitable capitals in the world, home to many national attractions that hold and share the essence of Australia.

Canberra stands out among Australian cities with its kaleidoscope of colour, activity and experiences based around its four distinct seasons. Yet any time of year you visit, you’ll find plenty to do.


Canberra’s Parliament House.

Beyond the iconic and striking Parliament House, Australia’s history, culture and lifestyle come alive around you in this city. Discover the world’s largest collection of Australian Indigenous art at the National Gallery of Australia. Or pay homage to past heroes at the Australian War Memorial.

Discover the narratives that shaped the nation at the National Museum of Australia and the Museum of Australian Democracy or see the country through the eyes of Australia’s own artists’ at the National Portrait Gallery.