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Best Of Canberra: Jamala Wildlife Lodge, The National Zoo & Aquarium

Aerial view of the National Zoo Aquarium

Canberra might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think about incredible wildlife encounters. However, nestled in the heart of this thriving city are stunning nature parks and reserves filled with thriving wildlife. There is a hidden gem that offers a wildlife experience like no other: The National Zoo & Aquarium […]

The Best Of Canberra: The National Rock Garden

National Rock Garden In Canberra

Canberra is home to the mesmerising National Rock Garden, where Australia’s rich and diverse geology plays a pivotal role in defining its unique landscapes and contributes significantly to its wealth. A Tribute to Australia’s Geological Heritage: The National Rock Garden It’s no surprise that Australia, with its vast landmass and diverse terrain, boasts an exceptional […]

The Best Of Canberra: The National Carillon

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Have you ever experienced the captivating allure of music echoing across a picturesque lake? This melodic marvel is right in the heart of Canberra: The National Carillon. This majestic instrument that resembles the iconic Big Ben chimes, is more than just a set of bells. A spectacle personally gifted by the queen of England The […]

Stunning Views from the National Arboretum In Canberra

Highlights Tour National Arboretum

Nestled amidst the lush Canberra landscape is the National Arboretum. A place that offers a captivating journey, holds breathtaking views and filled with fascinating stories. In this blog, we will dive into this enchanting experience. Watch the video below for a short virtual tour of the Arboretum with Neil. The History and Resilience of Trees […]

The Best Of Canberra: The Boer War Memorial


Located right by the Anzac Parade is a significant monument that serves as a reminder of the brave soldiers who fought in the war.: The Boer War Memorial. Read on to learn more about this important memorial and discover what makes it a must-visit attraction in Canberra. If you want to see a glimpse of […]

The Best Of Canberra: The Provisional Parliament House

Provisional Parliament House

Tucked away in a quiet corner near the Australian Houses of Parliament in Canberra, the Provisional Parliament House, now known as the Museum of Democracy, holds within its walls a treasure trove of history, intrigue, and political significance.  This iconic building has witnessed and played a pivotal role in shaping Australia’s political landscape. Join our […]

The Legacy of Justice: The Magna Carta Centre in Canberra

Magna Carta

Tucked away in a serene corner next to the Australian Houses of Parliament, the Magna Carta Centre in Canberra stands as a testament to the evolution of justice and fairness that has shaped modern democracies.  The origins of its importance can be traced back to the year 1215 in England at Runnymede, where King John […]

The Significance Of The Commencement Stone Column in Canberra

The Commencement Stone Column

If you find yourself in the heart of Canberra, you can visit a unique piece of history – the Commencement Stone Column. This seemingly unassuming stone holds the key to the momentous day when Canberra, the capital city of Australia, was officially named. The stone stands as a silent witness to a pivotal event in […]

Stunning Trees & Gardens: The Best Time To Visit Canberra

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There’s no arguing that Australia is beautiful all year round. But did you know that the best time to visit Canberra is when you can catch the majestic trees, plants, and flowers at their prime? In Canberra, the colourful and breathtaking Floriade Festival, held in the springtime is an annual celebration of all things horticultural. […]

Spring Into Fun: Family Activities in Canberra For All Ages

Family Friendly Places To Visit In Canberra

Spring is almost in full swing, and we know that planning a family vacation can be both exciting and challenging, especially when you’re looking for activities that will captivate everyone in the family from the youngest to the oldest. Fortunately, there are loads of family activities in Canberra that showcases Australia’s capital city set against […]