Discover, research, plan, and book to visit Canberra, Australia’s capital city.
With an abundance of experiences all close to each other, you can pack a lot into a short break in Australia’s capital. A young and vibrant multicultural city that reflects the story of Australia, Canberra offers visitors an abundance of world-class festivals and events, outdoor activities, natural beauty and family-friendly attractions that will entertain and excite children.
Our food scene is red hot and our local arts movement is thriving. Tempt your tastebuds at stylish restaurants, bars and cafes or spend the day sampling award-winning cool climate wines at some of the region's 30 boutique cellar doors.
Canberra Visitor Guide app
The Canberra Visitor Guide app is conveniently indexed for you to browse our key experiences: family friendly activities, food and wine, our great outdoors and nature activities, and the home of Australian art and culture. There’s a run down on popular precincts and inspiration for exploring the surrounding Canberra region.
The app is free. You can install the Canberra Visitor Guide for Android devices from the Google Play store. If you have an Apple device, install the Canberra Visitor Guide from the iTunes Store.
Printed brochures and guides
If you'd prefer to have a printed brochure mailed to you, please browse our current list of brochures page where you can request print brochures to be mailed to you. Alternately you can contact our Visitor Information Centre with any queries or questions.
Official Canberra tourism and travel information
VisitCanberra is the official source of tourist and travel information for Canberra and the surrounding Canberra District. We provide accurate, unbiased information, images and videos for you to discover what to see and do and to make informed choices on where to stay and eat when visiting the Canberra region.
The human touch
Call our Canberra and Region Visitors Centre on 1300 554 114 to talk with one of our knowledgeable, friendly staff for the best in local knowledge, tips for travellers and last minute accommodation offers that are often better than what you can find online!