Canberra houses national museums and galleries, its National Parks are cultural insights and the hot air ballooning renowned. Cycle everywhere, explore new precincts and renew yourself at Soma Day Spa.
To find out more about Canberra and the NewActon precinct, read the ‘Top 5 things to do - Canberra’ post on the Experiences blog.
Stretch tired muscles and challenge your mind and body with yoga in the gardens with yoga guru Odana Farska. Maybe end the day with yoga at the Nishi Gallery.
Accompanied by the heritage setting overlooking the Lake Burley Griffin, the Soma Day Spa is a sensory experience that promises to ignite the wellness spark in you.
After a scenic drive to the park, wander through the heritage buildings and settlers cottages of Namadgi National Park. Explore the wilderness and discover European and Aboriginal culture.
Movie buffs can relax. The Palace Electric Cinemas are conveniently located nearby. See the latest films, the bar is stocked and Palace ice creams are legendary.
Canberra is perfect to explore by bike on a leisurely weekend ride round the lake, a family sight seeing excursion or solo adventure. Mr Spokes has bikes to hire for everyone.
Fill your day with the history, art and memories of a nation at the National Museum, National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, Australian War Memorial and Questacon Science Museum.
Capture the capital and make some unique memories by hot air ballooning at dawn. Take off over Commonwealth Avenue, just minutes from Parliament.
Share a plate of the best regional produce at the new Acton Precinct. Featuring food that reflects the local seasons, bakery delights, regional wines and Spanish tapas and cocktails.