Popular Places to visit on Weekends in Canberra

Here's a list of Popular Places to visit on Weekends in Canberra recommended by our experts:


King Edward Terrace, Canberra ACT 2600, Australia
Phone: 61 2 6270 2800

Questacon - the National Science and Technology Centre, is located on the southern shore of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra, Australia. It is a large centre ... more

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Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex

421 Discovery Drive | Tidbinbilla, Canberra 2609, Australia
Phone: (02) 6201 7800

As part of NASA's Deep Space Network, they provide the vital two-way radio link with dozens of robotic spacecraft exploring the Solar System and beyond. Just a ... more

National Zoo & Aquarium

Scrivener Dam, Lady Denman Drive, , 2600 , Canberra
Phone: 61 02 6287 8400

Australia's only combined Zoo and Aquarium is privately owned and situated just five minutes from the centre of Canberra. The National Zoo and Aquarium gives ... more

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

Tidbinbilla Ring Rd, Paddys River ACT 2620, Australia , Canberra
Phone: +61 2 6205 1233

Tidbinbilla offers outstanding wildlife viewing, bushwalking, great BBQ spots and fun for kids on the Discovery Playground. The nature reserve borders Namadgi ... more

$ 23 average cost

Canberra Glassworks

11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston Foreshore, 2604 , Canberra
Phone: 61 02 6260 7005

See professional glass artists at work. Make your own glass paperweight, bird or bauble in the Hotshop. Take introductory glass courses from the experts and see... more

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Australian War Memorial

Treloar Crescent, Canberra 2601, Australia
Phone: 61 (02) 6243 4211

The Australian War Memorial is one of the world's great museums. It is also the premier archive and centre for research into the history of Australian ... more

Mount Ainslie Lookout

Mount Ainslie Drive, Canberra 2602, Australia
Phone: 13 22 81

Mount Ainslie for sensational 360 degree scenic views across the city and surrounding country of the Australian Capital Territory. Mount Ainslie marks the ... more

National Dinosaur Museum

Cnr Gold Creek Road and Barton Highway, , 2913 , Canberra
Phone: 61 02 6230 2655

Discover how dinosaurs evolved and interacted amid skeletons, life-like models, and moving robotic dinosaurs. Exhibits trace earth's dynamic geological history ... more

National Film And Sound Archive

McCoy Circuit, Acton ACT 2601, Australia , Canberra
Phone: 61 02 6248 2000

The National Film and Sound Archive is Australia's living archive, capturing a part of Australia's memory that can actually be experienced in 'living' vision ... more

Cockington Green Gardens

Gold Creek Village , 11 Gold Creek Road, 2913 , Canberra
Phone: 61 02 6230 2273

Explore the world in miniature at Cockington Green Gardens. See highly detailed miniature buildings and magical landscaped gardens. Take a miniature steam-train... more