20 Capital Capers in Canberra for Children

Our nation’s capital is far more kid-friendly than you might think. Here are 20 attractions and activities in Canberra for Children to add to your list of things to do the next time you visit.

  1. Questacon – The National Science & Technology Centre
  2. The National Zoo & Aquarium
  3. The Australian War Memorial
  4. Cockington Green Gardens
  5. The Australian Institute of Sport
  6. Parliament HouseParliament House, Canberra, Australia, illuminated at twilight. Reflections in pool, Australian flag is flying
  7. Canberra Walk In Aviary
  8. The National Gallery of Australia
  9. Royal Australian Mint
  10. Canberra Glassworks
  11. Big Splash Waterpark (open November-March)
  12. Jet Flight Simulator Canberra
  13. iPlay Australia
  14. National Dinosaur Museum
  15. Canberra Reptile Zoo
  16. The National Museum of Australia
  17. Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
  18. Namadgi National Park and Visitors’ Centre
  19. Australian National Botanic Gardens
  20. Commonwealth Park

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