Whether it’s for politicians, famous landmarks or roundabouts, Canberra indeed has a rich history. There is a never ending list of attractions and events to see while visiting Canberra. Our historic picks for October are;
The National Museum of Australia is a social history museum, exploring the land, nation and people of Australia. The always changing and diverse event calendar is sure to impress every history buff.
The memorial commemorates every conflict the Australian military has participated in. This year also marks the beginning of the memorial’s great war centenary commemorations with Anzac Voices, a temporary exhibition featuring written records collected from the first Anzacs, in place until November.
Don’t let the “old’’ in Old Parliament House put you off. The building that once accommodated Australia’s politicians and now home to the dynamic Museum of Australian Democracy, always offers something new with weekend high tea just one delightful event on a seasonal calendar.
October in Canberra has never been so exciting. Sure you can expect some cool mornings, but the bright, sunny, spring days paired with world class attractions will make up for it all.