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.
Canberra Balloon Fiesta is a hot air balloon festival that takes place at the plush lawns of the old Parliament House of Canberra, Australia. Over 50 hot air balloons from all over the world launch daily at dawn from the forecourt of Old Parliament House and float over Canberra’s iconic national attractions.
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.