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Canberra Region

Many of Australia’s national festivals take place in Canberra. From fast cars to folk music and flowers, you’ll find a diverse calendar of festivals and events, not to mention a range of diverse exhibitions to tempt all tastes.

For more information on other events happening throughout Canberra please visit www.visitcanberra.com.au or www.outincanberra.com.au

FLORIADE

Floriade is Australia’s biggest celebration of spring, showcasing one million flowers in bloom.

This iconic Canberra event, runs for 30 days over the months of September and October. The celebration includes cooking demonstrations, gardening tips, recreational activities for kids and families, plus much more. Click for more.

FLORIADE

Date: 13th of September  - 12th of October
Time: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm, Weekends and public holidays 9am – 5.30pm
Where: Commonwealth Park, Canberra
Cost: Entry to Floriade is free

SPIRITED: AUSTRALIA’S HORSE STORY

Spirited: Australia’s Horse Story is now on at the National Museum of Australia. The exhibition showcases 500 historical artefacts, exploring how these beautiful creatures have helped enrich our lives, built our society and shaped our environment. Click for more.

SPIRITED: AUSTRALIA’S HORSE STORY

Date: 11th of September 2014 – 9th of March 2015
Where: National Museum of Australia, Canberra

THE FORAGE AND HUSTLE & SCOUT

The popular combination of fashion meets food comes to Fairbairn, with The Forage and Hustle & Scout twilight markets being held in Hangar 47 on Saturday 27 September, 2pm – 7pm.

The Forage showcases street style food by Canberra’s cafes, wineries and mobile vendors. Click for more.

Hustle & Scout showcases independent Australian designer fashion, vintage fashion, jewellery and accessories and aims to support Canberra fashion businesses in promoting their labels. There will be over 40 designers and collectors. Click for more.

THE FORAGE AND HUSTLE & SCOUT

Date: Saturday 27th of September 2014
Time: 2pm – 7pm
Where: Hangar #47 Fairbairn, Canberra Airport