Instant gratification if you don't mind an early start - Canberra Balloon Festival. This picture by Ben Harris-Roxas, via flickr.

Canberra - where there is a lot of hot air to keep these balloons afloat from our esteemed members of government

Gibraltar Falls - Canberra -- I didn't know Canberra was home to such a beautiful waterfall! Another visit required to explore here.

The Gibraltar Falls are a cascade waterfall on the Gibraltar Creek, located approximately 50 kilometres from Canberra's city centre. The falls have a drop.

On Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra, ACT / National Carillion in foreground, fountain beyond, and Black Mountain Tower (previously known as Telstra Tower and Telecom Tower)which is a telecommunication tower situated above the summit of Black Mountain in Australia's capital city of Canberra, rising 195.2 metres above the mountain summit

The National Carillon on Aspen lake in Canberra, ACT. has 55 bells and chimes every 15 minutes. Each bell weighs between seven kilograms and six tonnes. The bells span four and a half octaves chromatically.

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.

In Canberra, locals and tourists flock at the former ACT bus depot building for the weekly Old Bus Depot Markets for handmade products. It was inducted into the Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame in

Canberra Nara Candle Festival.

More than candles were lit on the shore of Canberra's Lake Burley Griffin to celebrate ties between the Australian capital and the Japanese city of Nara.

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