Australia - Canberra & The ACT (PDF Chapter)
This is the Canberra & the ACT chapter from Lonely Planet’s Australia guidebook.
With mountains, rivers, lakes and bushland all within its compact boundaries, it’s easy to see how the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) came to be known as Australia’s ‘Bush Capital’, with the cosmopolitan city of Canberra at its heart.
- delve into a treasure trove of Australian and international art at the National Gallery of Australia
- ponder the eclectic array of faces that have shaped Australian culture at the National Portrait Gallery
- witness democracy in action within the symbolism-laden walls of Australian Parliament House
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Canberra & around, When to Go, Best Places to Stay.
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