Canberra and Region Visitors Centre
The Canberra and Region Visitors Centre sits within the Regatta Point precinct, boasting one of Canberra’s best views. Look out over Lake Burley Griffin towards a range of iconic national attractions including Parliament House, the National Gallery of Australia, the National Library of Australia and Questacon.
Purchase local and regional wines, beer, spirits and schnapps. Pick up designer merchandise, jewellery and souvenirs from local and regional suppliers including: Jasper+Myrtle, Gundaroo Puzzler, Gatbi, Zilpah Tart, Lindner and more. Choose from a range of maps and books, and kids’ treats and toys.
You can also find the entire range of CBR merchandise boasting quality made hoodies, shirts and beanies, stationery, reusable coffee cups and more.
Chat to the friendly staff and volunteers. They’re a wealth of local knowledge, offering valuable insights to help you get the most from your stay. Whether it’s a last-minute accommodation deal or tips about cool new cafes.
Wanting to experience scenic Lake Burley Griffin on two wheels? Hire bikes are available from the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre for two and four hour hire, as well as all day options.
Canberra's official and fully accredited tourism information centre is operated by VisitCanberra for the benefit of tourists and locals.
Limited free parking available, along with designated free parking for caravans, camper trailers, coaches and RVs.
TripAdvisor Traveller RatingBased on 171 reviews
Super friendly staff! Informative displays regarding Canberra and it’s history, lovely view over the river & cute gift shop. The staff were super friendly and willing to help everyone. Clean...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Hire bikes in great condition and staff delightful”
Ridiculously good fun riding Bromptons (British folding bikes) around the lake stopping at the national institutions on a beautiful Autumn day.Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“"Excellent Visitors Centre."”
Probably the best Visitors Centre we have ever been to. We sat through an 8-minute film on the design and development of Canberra which was very interesting. We then later browsed through all their...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
- Coach Parking
- Enquiry Desk
- Family Friendly
- Food and Refreshments
- Games or recreation room
- Lawn / Gardens
- Non Smoking
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
- Shop / Gift Shop
- Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
- Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss.