Telstra Tower atop Black Mountain at sunset

Telstra Tower

See spectacular 360 degree night and day views of Canberra's region from Telstra Tower.

Feel the wind in your hair on open viewing platforms or stay warm and dry during winter months in their enclosed viewing gallery. Level 5 offers a souvenir shop or you can sit and sip coffee at the Panorama kiosk.

This 195 metre tower provides essential communications facilities for the national capital. Trace the history of Australian telecommunications at the Heritage Museum.



Every day of the year: 9am - 10pm




Ranked #19 of 197 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor


Brilliant views and a greater perspective of Canberra

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This place is well worth visiting. Free parking, great views and only $7.50 an adult to go to the top. 360 degree views of Canberra and surrounds with a lovely kiosk to stop for a break as well.

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Views worth it

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Great chance to see all around Canberra. We enjoyed seeing where we had been and how big Canberra is.

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Views, views, views

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Telstra Tower provides a great opportunity to see a birds eye view of Canberra. Signage in many of the viewing windows is really helpful in locating key landmarks. It's breezy on the outdoor viewing...

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  • Cafe
  • Carpark
  • Coach Parking
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Parents Room
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop