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National Arboretum Canberra Forest Walks

Forest Walk
Forest Walk

Overview

There are over 20 kilometres of multipurpose trails that wind through a mosaic of 94 individual forests at the National Arboretum Canberra.

Their knowledgeable and passionate volunteers give tours through the ever-changing forests to give visitors an insight into the history, purpose and stories of the National Arboretum.

Whilst you are here, surround yourself with some of Canberra’s best panoramic views, stunning architecture and themed, landscaped gardens.

Visit and see why the National Arboretum Canberra was voted Canberra's Best Tourist Attraction in 2019, 2021 and 2022.

Venture into the forests with a volunteer guide for a one-hour guided walk to learn more about the trees, features and history of the National Arboretum Canberra.

Walking location and topic depend on weather and season.

Map of the venue locationMap of the venue location
Forest Drive, 0, Molonglo Valley, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

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“Filthy water bottles”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3mos ago by Fran L

Had coffee with friends at cafe. We also got some water from the communal water available. When I picked up the bottle I thought the water looked cloudy and took a close look at the bottle, realised...

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“Must visit”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3mos ago by 443BrentC

Just a wonderful place to visit, everything about this place is just relaxing. Loved the views and the gardens, seeing kids flying kites and couples just enjoying the morning. Recommend anyone...

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“National Arboretum ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3mos ago by Dorson82

Great views. Gorgeous outdoor area with views and walking tracks, a park, and lots of room for kids to play and run. Cafe over priced with an unimpressive menu and bland snacks/meals. Great location...

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