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.
Truffle Festival 2015
16 August – Various Locations
Celebrate the harvest of these highly prized gems. From 21 June to late August you can discover the magic of the truffle at over 60 participating venues within the region. Paddock to plate there are plenty of events on offer including truffle hunts, cooking classes, wine matching and more.
11 October – Commonwealth Park, Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a million blooms at Floriade, the largest floral display in the Sothern hemisphere. The 30-day celebration features cooking demonstrations, gardening tips, entertainment, workshops as well as activities for kids and families.