Canberra Events

Floriade, Canberra

Floriade

Canberra's most important touristic event, Floriade is 'Australia's celebration of Spring'; a flower and entertainment festival held annually in Commonwealth Park, that draws thousands of visitors from all over the country. Against the backdrop of over a million blooming flowers, the event's programme also...  see full details



National Mylticultural Festival, Canberra

National Multicultural Festival

The highlight of the cultural calendar of Australia's capital city is the National Multicultural Festival, an extravaganza of entertainment and art, usually in mid-February. The festival launches with a huge concert which is followed by a wide variety of exhibitions, open air markets, music...  see full details



Royal Canberra Show

Royal Canberra Show

The countryside comes to town for the Royal Canberra Show, popular with all ages for its livestock shows, exhibits, fireworks and grand parades. More than 150 attractions pull the crowds to Exhibition Park, along with 5,000 or more animals, hundreds of trade displays and...  see full details



National Folk Festival, Canberra

National Folk Festival

Thousands of entertainers, from story-tellers to circus clowns, and folk singers to crafters, gather together each Easter in Canberra for a mammoth festival of folk music. No stone on the vast field of Australia's multicultural population is left unturned in this exciting themed event...  see full details