One of the best times to visit is September to October, when Canberra's hosts what is now Australia's largest floral festival - called Floriade. Held in Commonwealth Park, there are millions of tulips, annuals and every type of flower proudly on display for tourists from all over the world to enjoy. There are also interactive events and entertainment for the whole family.
The Old Bus Depot Markets is a weekly hand made markets held in the former ACT bus depot building located on Wentworth Avenue within the Kingston foreshore precinct in Canberra, ACT. The market provides a quality market experience and was acknowledged with induction into the Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame in 2005.