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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
From AUD45.00
 
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
From AUD50.00
 
Australian Institute of Sport: The AIS Tour
"Visit one of Canberra’s most popular tourist attractions and go behind the scenes at Australia’s premier elite sporting precinct. These guided tours take you through our world class facilities where you might even catch some of Australia’s top athletes i virtual downhill skiing rock climbing football penalty shootouts and more. Best of all Sportex is included as part of every AIS tour.Try out a selection of interactive sports experiences. Test your accuracy speed and strength with our ball skills tester
From AUD19.00

More Sports & Outdoors in Canberra

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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tiabunna
Apr 04, 2011

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...
balhannah
Nov 20, 2009

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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halans
Jan 20, 2007

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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tiabunna
Nov 20, 2006

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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iandsmith
Aug 31, 2006

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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tiabunna
Apr 15, 2006
 
 
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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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FlashDuck
Mar 12, 2006

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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austarman
Dec 03, 2007

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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84 Northbourne Ave, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2612, Australia
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London Circuit, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600, 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

Cockington Green Gardens is a great place to travel through the world within quite a short time and still see lots of the most famous sights. In my 1st Picture: Toragan Marano, an ancestral home of...
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Tourist Drives

I was of two minds as to whether or not to post this review given that I need to visit a significant number of items listed, but have decided to add it for completeness of my “Tracks” series and on...
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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

Located in Canberra are a lot of Embassies from around the World. The Embassy Tourist Drive is Tourist Drive 6, which follows a route through the embassies of Canberra. The route commences at the...
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Black Mountain - Telstra Tower

Black Mountain is probably the most visited (over 430,000 visitors per annum) of the three main lookouts in Canberra. The other two are Mount Ainslie and Red Hill lookouts. Given vegetation around the...
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Top 5 Canberra Writers

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"Wonderful, immoral, tempting and terribly ........"
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balhannah

"CANBERRA - Aboriginal for "MEETING PLACE""
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tiabunna

"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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