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"3infun Canberra Attraction Pass Including the Australian Institute of Sport
3infun Ticket"Whether you want to size yourself up against some of Australia’s elite athletes at the Australian Institute of Sport venture into the delightful miniature world of Cockington Green Gardens or try your hand at some of the 200 exhibits and experiences at Questacon 3infun is serious fun for all ages.The Australian Institute of Sport (The AIS)Australia's premier elite sports precinct. A place that cannot be found anywhere else in Australia. Throughout the year the AIS opens its doors to over 200000 visitors from Australia and overseas. Only minutes from Canberra's CBD with plenty of free car and coach parking
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National Museum of Australia: Ultimate Museum Experience
"Located on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin in the centre of Canberra the Museum's stunning architecture offers an extraordinary place to explore the rich and diverse stories of Australia and its people. See some of the nation's most popular and important objects all in one place from Phar Lap's heart and the Holden Prototype No.1 to bark paintings and ochre used by Aboriginal artists over 50000 years ago. The Ultimate Museum Experience offers a private tour with a guide. The tour is flexible and is tailored to how you would like to experience the Museum. You will be greeted in the Hall and offered refreshments in the e brunch or lunch before or after your tour. Tour duration is just over an hour.""""Discover where Australia's stories come alive at the National Museum of Australia. The Ultimate Museum Experience offers an exclusive personalised tour of the Museum with a dedicated tour guide
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"National Museum of Australia: A History of the World in 100 Objects
"National Museum of Australia: A History of the World in 100 Objects An Exhibition from the British Museum""The major international exhibition A History of the World in 100 Objects provides an exceptional opportunity to witness compelling human stories expressed through a unique and beautiful collection of artefacts drawn from across the globe. Each object featured in the exhibition marks a poi from two million years ago until the present.During your visit to the National Museum of Australia you also have the opportunity to discover where Australia's stories come alive. Located on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin in the centre of Canberra the Museum's stunning architecture offers an extraordinary place to explore the rich and diverse stories of Australia and its people. Explore the Museum's permanent galleries and see some of the nation's most popular and important objects all in one plac
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More Sports & Outdoors in Canberra

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Go fishing

Fishing is popular in the ACT, where the lakes and the Murrumbidgee river below Scrivener Dam (the dam holding the lake in place) are all open for fishing at all times. There are regulations about...
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CANBERRA TROTS / HARNESS RACING

If you want something to do on a Monday night, then why not go to the Canberra trots?The major harness racing venue for the city is situated off Flemington road, in the Showgrounds.As it happened, we...
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Wall climbing

If you're a climber, take your gear with you.We saw people climbing one of the walls of the national library. You could see the chalk marks on.I guess the same way skaters use the street to skate,...
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Go hot air ballooning

For something different, you could go hot air ballooning. I’ve put this tip under ‘sport’ because, unlike flying in a plane, when you take a hot air balloon flight there is plenty of opportunity to be...
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Paddle your own canoe

There are weekend activities upon the lake and one of the most notable is canoeing or kayaking or dragon boating.It was a bit hard not to notice them as I walked across the bridge towards Parliament...
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Ride a bike around the lake

This is a very popular day's family outing on weekends for Canberra residents, many of whom also can be seen at lunchtime on weekdays jogging on the paths around the lake. Allow two hours for the full...
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Running

Whether travelling to Canberra for work or pleasure, Canberra is certainly the Running Capital of Australia. A series of trails and nature parks link and surround all urbanised areas of the city, and...
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Great way to get fit

Biking around Lake Burley Griffen looks like an excellent way to get fit as it has good Paths all the way around it. A bike or roller blades or just walk.
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Top Hotels in Canberra

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Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia
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1 Binara Street, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, Australia
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18 National Circuit, Barton, Canberra, 2600, Australia
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London Circuit, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, Australia
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84 Northbourne Ave, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2612, Australia
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Cnr Ainslie & Limestone avenues Braddon, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, ACT 2601, Australia
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Top Things to Do in Canberra

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Australian War Memorial

I don’t, as a rule, write reviews on one off events, temporary exhibits at museums, galleries and the like as by their very nature they will invariably have finished or be gone by the time my reader...
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Cockington Green

I have to admit being a little skeptical about this one. I didn’t actually visit it till I was over ten years in Canberra. Why was I skeptical? Well, I expected it to be a poorly maintained, worn out,...
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New Parliament House

The State of Victoria’s Aboriginal Protection Act 1869 included the earliest legislation authorising the removal of children from Aboriginal parents. Other states and territories soon followed suit....
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Embassy Tour

Embassy of Poland is located in 7 Turrana Street. The area where embassies have their buildings is called Yarralumla. It is closed to the Parliament. If you are lucky you may see kangaroos in the...
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Tourist Drives

(Additional tracks and links will be added to this page as I complete individual track reviews) A Different look at Canberra and the Australian Capital Territory This review provides background...
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Black Mountain - Telstra Tower

Black Mountain is the location of the 195 metre high Telstra Tower, officially opened on May 15, 1980 by the then Prime Minister, Malcolm Fraser You can drive here and enjoy the views, or do one of...
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"Wonderful, immoral, tempting and terribly ........"
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"CANBERRA - Aboriginal for "MEETING PLACE""
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"The Bush Capital..or..a good sheep paddock wasted?"
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"A Capital Idea"
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"Canberra Our Home"
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