From a grungy strip of car yards to the hippest city precinct within a mere decade, Braddon has undergone a renaissance to house everything Canberrans hold dear to their hearts—good coffee, fine food and boutique shopping.
Highlights of the area
Best brunch in Canberra
Refuel over brunch and award-winning coffee or explore the strip of bars and eateries after dark.
Home to creatives and boutiques
Browse fashion and homeware stores showcasing local makers and creatives as you stroll along Lonsdale Street.
Walking distance of CBD
Located just off the CBD, visitors can easily explore Braddon by foot or by e-scooter.
BentSpoke Brewing Co
Sample Australia's number one craft beer at BentSpoke. The Crankshaft IPA took out the 2021 GABS hottest 100 craft beer, as voted by beer drinkers. At this Braddon brewpub you will find 18 varieties of beer available as well as a modern take on classic pub meals.