Canberra’s beautifully planned city makes our outdoor attractions easily enjoyed. More than half of the ACT is protected as nature reserve, so the beauty on offer is right on our doorstep. You’ll discover waterfalls, gorges, rivers, lookouts and snow-capped mountains. Australian native animals and scenic flora are frequently encountered in our natural surrounds.
Canberra is a natural outdoor gym for the energetic, with extensive cycle paths, walking and mountain bike trails, climbing facades, fishing or paddling opportunities, and great campgrounds. The kids can also explore Canberra’s many and varied playgrounds, parks and picnic spots to wear themselves out.