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Canberra Centenary Trail

Lone cyclist in the wide open spaces
Lone cyclist in the wide open spaces


The Centenary Trail is a 145 kilometre self-guided, non-motorised loop trail for walkers and touring cyclists that showcases Canberra and takes users on a journey between urban and rural environments past iconic sites and hidden treasures.

The Centenary Trail is divided into daily sections. You can join or leave the trail in many locations. It's designed for low intensity use by all walkers and for cyclists of moderate ability.

The Centenary Trail is either a seven day walk, averaging just over 20 kilometres per day or a three day ride, averaging just over 45 kilometres per day.

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Capital Hill, Capital Hill, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

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TripAdvisor ratingBased on 9 reviews

“Disappointing really”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 10mos ago by kitiCate3597

Three weeks ago, I bought the latest (2023), edition of the Guide book to the Canberra Centenary trail and yesterday cycled the sections between Tuggeranong and Parliament House. Wasn’t the fun day I...

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“Spectacular Views”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 4yrs ago by Experience44381

Biggest problem is walking from Watson to Northern Border Campsite: there is no road access to Northern Border Campsite and this no parking. Not feasible to finish the walk here. Finish just beyond...

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“signposted lovely hike”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 6yrs ago by ET3121

nice hike that’s easily doable for most fitness levels. offers numerous lookouts and plenty of opportunities to see kangaroos up close

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