Experience the wonders of the outdoors with this list
Get the cliché of Canberra being all about politicians and museums out of your mind. There is more to this capital city, with plenty of exciting things to do. Canberra is a great place to experience the outdoors and the list below includes free & ticketed outdoor activities everyone will enjoy:
1. SegGlideRide Have you ever wondered what it is like to ride a Segway? Then this is your chance to experience the Segway. Ride around Lake Burley Griffin with this outdoor activity. It is great for all ages and a fun way to see Canberra from a different perspective. Click here for website.
This outdoor adventure offers tranquility as you fly high getting a Birdseye view of the city. There are many options available, including romantic options. Click here for website.
3. Golf Courses Canberra is the perfect place for a round on the green. There are many courses in and around Canberra that all offer impressive, tree-lined greens with attractive lakes and ponds. Click here for website.
4. Take a walk/ run Canberra is mostly a flat city that is surrounded with mountains making it the perfect walk/run with many picturesque views and walks suitable for all fitness levels and ages. For a steady, flat run or walk try Lake Burley Griffin or if you are after something challenging the Red Hill in Canberra Nature Park or the National Arboretum certainly will offer that. Try to make it up to the lookout at Dairy Farmers Hill and you will be rewarded with spectacular 360 degree views of Canberra. Click here for website.
5. Exploring nature There are a few National Parks and Nature Reserves across and near Canberra which offer the perfect outdoor activity experience from remote wilderness experience , bird watching or wildlife spotting, cultural sites, heritage & historical sites, bushwalks, hikes & cycling trails to camping. There is something for everyone with the nature experiences at Canberra. Click here for website.