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What’s On Canberra

In addition to hosting to some of Australia’s biggest festivals and blockbuster exhibitions, Canberra also has a thriving community calendar that breathes life and rhythm into this cool little capital city. Boasting an array of entertainment and family-friendly activities, Canberra offers an event to suit all interests, including live music, sporting events, food and wine, performance arts and pop up markets.

Paying homage to the four distinct seasons, our popular quarterly events have been created to match the changing climate, including:


Attended by 85,000 people annually, the Street Machine Summernats Car Festival is an annual spectacle where car lovers and curious newcomers alike can come together to experience so much more than just a motor show.

Cricket | Tennis | Basketball


Comprising over 250 individual events, the ground breaking Truffle Festival is a true feast for the senses. Operating throughout the winter months, you can enjoy cooking classes, truffle hunts, demonstrations and open air markets

Kanga Cup | Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase


The iconic Floriade Flower Festival includes a glorious display of over a million bulbs and annuals, in addition to an ever expanding program of music, horticultural workshops and cultural celebrations.

Rugby World Cup | Dragon Boat Racing


During the annual Canberra District Wine Harvest Festival the very best of the regions famous cool climate wines are on show with local wineries offering live music, local produce, wine tastings and art exhibitions.

Black Opal Stakes Day | Canberra Running Festival | BMX Racing

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