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The Howling Moon

A sunset from a rooftop bar
A sunset from a rooftop bar


The Howling Moon provides an exceptional experience for those who frolic in the night, panoramic views for adventurers who climb to great heights to explore the unknown, and mouth-watering cocktails and bar snacks to make your palate howl with pleasure.

With delicious drinks, modern alternatives to classic bar snacks and a view unlike anything else in Canberra, The Howling Moon is the ultimate place for a party. Catch the sunset from their incredible rooftop bar, and dance under the stars long into the night with local movers, shakers and music makers.

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Canberra Rex Hotel, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 53 reviews

“Beautiful views over a gorgeous cityscape!”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 8mos ago by Lucinda M

We had a really fun night, beautiful views over the city, lovely food, well priced cocktails and a good ambience. An extra staff member would have made it easier for the amazing, attentive team of 3...

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“Don’t expect hot pizza. Don’t know why.”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by Tourist07711072692

Cold pizza. Nice place We were staying in a nearby hotel without a bar or restaurant. So, we went to the Canberra Rex. Very nice bar called Howling Moon, though the sun was still up. Loved the...

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“Cold Pizza, great view”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by JMW6_13

Loved the space and the view of inner Canberra. But… Enjoyed a drink and decided to eat there. Ordered a pizza and a glass of red wine. And waited…. And waited…. And Finally The pizza came. Cold A...

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