To Travel the world is to travel within oneself. For all the adrenaline junkies out there are cool adventure events in Canberra like hiking in the forests, camping in mountains, hanging by the cliffs and a lot more. An adrenaline rush is sure to have when one is out there on adventure. Whether it’s swimming, river rafting, rappelling , riding with motorcycle club or cycling with friends or just a weekend getaway near Canberra, we have got you covered.
Find your adventure and trips near Canberra.
Stromlo Forest Park ,
Opperman Avenue, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2611, Canberra, Australia
Our kids MTB skills programs are broken up into a set of shorter sessions so they can retain the instruction we give them and so they’re not riding while exhausted and risking injury after a couple of hours. This also means parents who ride can go on thei... Read More
With the perfect blend of trail riding and skill work.
For beginners, the day will focus around getting comfortable on your bike and riding the beginner trails. For intermediate and advanced riders, skill work will focus on specific techniques to help you... Read More
Arc Cinema ,
Mccoy Cct, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Come and sing along with heroine Moana, as she sets out an adventure to find the demigod Maui (Dwayne Johnson), return a mystical relic to its rightful owner and save the people of her village.
We’ll have the words on screen – but we are sure you won’t n... Read More
BlocHaus Canberra ,
Unit 2, Building 2, 1 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2609, Canberra, Australia
July 19th, our Haus, we're having a party!??
Scarpa's Demo Rock Tour will be running from 5pm - 8pm so there's no need for rentals, they have three cool shoes to choose from and climb in - for free!
There will be climbing ?, games ?, lucky door prizes... Read More
Civic Square ,
London Circuit, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
As the mercury continues to fall and Canberra braces itself for a frosty winter, we think everyone could use a Wintervention…
Canberrra’s only open air ice rink is back and bigger than ever in a brand new location.
Nestled in Civic Square in front of t... Read More
38-40 Essington St ,
Mitchell ACT 2911, Australia, Canberra, Australia
Canberra Indoor Rock Climbing will host a friendly Christmas in July climbing competition on Saturday, July 20th. We will donate $5 from each comp entry to CliffCare Victoria, the organisation working on behalf of Australia's climbing community to preserv... Read More
Woden town Square ,
Keltie street, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2606, Canberra, Australia
Magic Forest Adventure
Join Kate and Jemima for a magic forest adventure with Biodanza, the Dance of Life - creative movement and expression with music from around the world.
We will take a journey together to discover the beauty, wonder and magic of a fo... Read More
In Case You Missed It takes you on a thrilling time-travel odyssey to revisit world events reflected through the lens of the NFSA collection.
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first steps on the moon, we invite you to an audio experience l... Read More
Adventures With Fitness ,
Bluebell street, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2600, Canberra, Australia
Come along with Adventures with Fitness to the Jatbula Trail and Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge for an incredible winter escape! Hike through the unique, ancient and dramatic landscapes of the Northern Territory on this sensational trail, camping under a mill... Read More
ANU Sport ,
The Australian National University, 19 North Road, ACTON, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
New semester, new me? Looking to start your fitness journey, or just for a new way to get some physical activity into your day? Whether you're a die-hard BODYPUMPer, a zen BODYBALANCEr, or if you've never tried out a group fitness class before, it's your... Read More
ANU Centre for Continuing Education ,
10 Ellery Crescent, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Want to learn the fundamentals of using your digital camera including ISO, aperture and shutter speed, understanding depth, focusing modes and lenses? Then this is the course for you!
In this course, you will be introduced to the basic set... Read More
Canberra Theatre Centre ,
Canberra Theatre Centre, Civic Square/London Cct, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Come and spend an evening with two of the world's best climbers live on stage in their first Australian tour
This is an opportunity to see TOMMY CALDWELL and KEVIN JORGESON up close and personal sharing stories of their journey that spanned years to achi... Read More
Harry Hartog ANU ,
153/11 University Avenue Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Please join us on Thursday the 25th of July for the Launch of Jono Lineen's latest book Perfect Motion : How Walking Makes us Wiser
Since our first ancestor rose up to place one foot in front of another, our desire to walk has produced fundamental change... Read More
Australian Capital Territory, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2606, Canberra, Australia
Come and be inspired to breathe new life into old clothes and textiles.
Come and be inspired by Monica, PhD student studying textiles and sustainability and founder of the repair café at the University of Canberra. In this class she will provide you with... Read More
Eat Canberra Food Tours ,
Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2614, Canberra, Australia
Join us on a foodie adventure as we walk our way around Braddon and the City stopping a range of hot spots and hidden gems. We'll sample a range of food and drinks and we'll tell you more about Canberra's incredible foodie scene.
This is the perfect way... Read More
UC Life ,
University of Canberra, University Drive, Bruce, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2617, Canberra, Australia
O Week Semester 2 is near and It's going to be a BIG one!
Free Mexican Lunch
Come and Try activities
Back To School Party / UC Hub
Esports @ Refectory
Table Tennis Tournament
Mature A... Read More
Bring out your adventure side with FREE Rock Climbing on campus from 10-3
How high can you climb before slipping??
Make sure you check out Market day running in the Refectory to meet and the clubs and societies on campus... Read More
Frank Fenner Seminar Room ,
Frank Fenner Building 141 Linnaeus Way, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 6201, Canberra, Australia
Here is an opportunity to hear and question one of the internationally leading climate scientists from the ANU. Professor Steffen was the first Director of the Fenner School on Environment and Society and is still very active in the climate science field.... Read More
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
You are invited to take part in CitySwoon's famous Adventure Dating!
Discover the secret side of the capital's small bars after dark, whilst speed dating people matched to you, live at the event. Explore some of Canberra's best venues as you date 6-8 peo... Read More
Australia's #1 Speed Dating Events Company - Cityswoon.com
You are invited to take part in CitySwoon's famous Adventure Dating!Discover the secret side of the capital's small bars after dark, whilst speed dating people matched to... Read More
New to Canberra or just haven't done enough exploring of our wonderful city?
Then this is for YOU!
Get to know a bit about the sites in Canberra as well as some insider knowledge on the BEST spots in Canberra
There will be plenty of photo ops and a fr... Read More
ANU Union Bar ,
3 Rimmer Street, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Ready to keep riding that social high from Bush Week? To celebrate an excellent semester past and to start the next one with a bang, the ANU Clubs Council has partnered with the ANU Union to bring you the very first Clubs Networking & Social Night! Th... Read More
Have you ever wanted to try out bushwalking? Or are you looking for a group of friends to walk with? Walk with the Canberra Bushwalking Club to Square Rock. All on walking track, through eucalypt forest, boggy herb field, Namadgi granite, and a dusting of... Read More
McCoy Circuit, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Prepare to be inspired!
The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission sharing the best cycling short films from around the world with you.
Showcasing our 2019 collection (our 5th 'vintage') with everything a cycling-centric audience could want- action, drama... Read More
Dendy Cinemas Canberra ,
148 Bunda St, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
Dani and Christian are a young American couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart. But after a family tragedy keeps them together, a grieving Dani invites herself to join Christian and his friends on a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime midsummer... Read More
Short Courses by CIT Solutions ,
CIT Solutions, Building J, Vowels Crescent, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2617, Canberra, Australia
Up-cycling our damaged clothing and everyday items is a great way to renew and revive them and to reduce our impact upon landfill. Learn how to combine the two in this easy beginners course in Boro Sashiko - a Japanese mending technique that uses the thre... Read More
Corner Queens 2 Skills Session - 10-11 August
11-1.30 each day at Stromlo.
This session will build on the corner queens course & cover skills that will have you finding your flow on descents, with a focus on pumping, downhill cornering & riding... Read More
Smith's Alternative ,
76 Alinga Street, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Canberra, Australia
$10, tix: www.smithsalternative.com/events/tin-roof-big-band-61443
The Tin Roof Big Band is one of the premier regionally-based big bands in NSW, playing for events such as James Morrison in concert, the Parkes Elvis Festival and the Big Band Blast in Po... Read More
National Gallery of Australia ,
The Kiama Art Society is organising a bus trip to this exhibition. We are asking for expression of interest.
Please check your diary and if you would like to come please contact Kathy Karas, email email@example.com
Proposed date 14th August
leaving... Read More
Showcasing over 2 hours of the most inspirational and entertaining films celebrating adventurous women from independent filmmakers around the globe.
Featuring a unique selection of films of varying lengths and styles, covering topics relevant to women in... Read More
National Library of Australia ,
Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2600, Canberra, Australia
Women have been told how to look, what size their feet should be and whether they were human enough to vote. They have been told what shape to be, what colour to be and that riding a bicycle will give them ‘bicycle face’.
Take a tour through 500 years o... Read More
Join us for Global Climbing Day on August 24th! We’ve teamed up with The North Face and climbing gyms across the globe to celebrate inclusivity and community through climbing.
We'll have free classes on the day so you can drop in to a Pilates, Yoga or Bo... Read More
Federal Golf Club ,
Red Hill Lookout Rd, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2603, Canberra, Australia
Great day of golf, food, drinks and a laugh.
BBQ and Registrations - 11am
Tee off at 12 noon - Golf, golf and more golf
Dinner and winners announced
Comedian - Hamish Hudson
$1,400 for a team of four
ALL proceeds go to Camp Quality
Registration form - h... Read More
NatureArt Lab - Art Classes in Canberra ,
M16 Artspace 21 Blaxland Crescent Griffith, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2603, Canberra, Australia
Explore many elements of the beautiful and extremely diverse Tulip species. This workshop includes field sketching, tonal drawing, composition, colour mixing and finally rendering the subject in watercolour. There will also be a field trip to Floriade to... Read More
Canberra City ,
Canberra City, Canberra, Australia
Discover Canberra in Bloom on this relaxed paced 6 Day tour that takes in the highlights of Canberra plus the annual Floriade!
~Australian War Memorial
~ Last Post Ceremony
~ Cockington Green Gardens
~ Winery Tour
~ Mt Ainslie
~ Tul... Read More
The Mitas Terra in the Berra is a three-day mountain bike event in Canberra. Under the patronage of the Canberra Off-Road Cyclist Club it promises to be a celebration of the vibrant cycling lifestyle in the Capital.
Ease into a cruisy spring weekend wit... Read More
Manuka Oval ,
Manuka circle, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2603, Canberra, Australia
SSA and the Australian Bureau of Statistics are pleased to present the following pre-conference workshop in the lead-up to this year's Young Statisticians Conference, YSC2019:
Maximising the use of Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Products and Analys... Read More
BAFTA-nominated presenter Andy Day is on his way down under. For the first time ever in Australia, the star of ABC KIDS and CBeebies Andy’s Wild Adventures, Andy’s Dinosaur Adventures and Andy’s Prehistoric Adventures will delight his Australian fans live... Read More
Eddison Park ,
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra, Australia
Free entry! Free face painting!
Fairy floss, popcorn, giant bubbles, rides for the kids, sideshow alley, food, tug of war, sack races, dog show, petting zoo, music and more.
Labour Day Public Holiday 10am-2pm.
Eddison Park, Phillip (near Woden Shopping P... Read More
Family get together will be on the 12th & 13th October, 2019. This is the last weekend of the School holidays.
We're really hoping all the family will be at this event. Aunty Audrey is making the trip and she doesn't travel much anymore so it's a bi... Read More
Mac Killop House ,
50 Archibald St, Lyneham, , Canberra, Australia
Give yourself the gift of Mindful Self-Compassion for a better personal and work life!
The Mindfulness and Self-Compassion training program is an outstanding didactic and experiential workshop! The aim is to learn the powerful practices of Mindfulne... Read More
MacKillop House ,
50 Archibald St, , Lyneham, Canberra, Australia
Give yourself the gift of Mindful Self-Compassion for a better personal and work life!
“Compassion is the essence of Mindfulness and the bedrock of emotional healing”.
Mindful Self-Compassion is an outstanding workshop! This program consists... Read More
Glebe Park ,
Cooyong Street, Canberra, Australia
The Canberra City Hustle is a treasure hunt through the streets, parks and secret spots of Australia's capital, in similar style as the popular TV show ‘Amazing Race’. In teams of 2, you will explore on foot answering questions, solving puzzles and comple... Read More
Adventure is another way to fully enjoy and appreciate Canberra’s blessings from nature. Among the fun things to do in Canberra are the early morning ballooning experience with Dawn Drifters and Balloon Aloft, rapids riding at the scenic Red Rock Gorge and Murrumbidgee River tour with the Alpine River Adventures, the tour of the National Zoo and Aquarium with animals, fish, insects, birds and giants, the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve where you can admire the animals in their own ecosystems, walk, trek or cycle around the 145 Km Canberra Centenary Trail, explore and tackle fishing at the Lake Burley Griffin and the Canberra Central Lake, take the segway SegGlide tour at the south end of the lake, explore Stromlo Forest Park on your cycle, trek, bushwalk or rock at the Namadgi National Park, head out with a horse to Booroomba Rocks, or learn skiboarding, ziplining and snowboarding at the Corin Forest Mountain Resort. Discover a platypus, a koala, a kangaroo, a wombat and an emu at the National Zoo.
If a getaway from Canberra with family and kids sounds a good idea take your pick and choice from day trips from Canberra places like the food and wine loving Gundaroo, the truffle country of Braidwood and the mountains of snow at New South Wales. These places offer terrific adventures in Canberra and are not too far to take the day trips from Canberra.
Some of the best adventures in Canberra that you could indulge in with kids and family are the day trips from Canberra taking you just within 3 hours and offering parks, reserves, trips, amusement and water parks, and even the aviary or botanical preserves. Discover the Kambah Adventure Park, John Knight Memorial Park, Canberra Carousel and many more places to explore and get to do fun things to do in Canberra.
If you own a caravan and would like to get away to adventures in Canberra with peace and quiet then try the Corang River Camping where you have 6 bookings and need to be completely self-dependent. The Redlands near Old Man Gunyah Creek, the campgrounds in the Snow, the Warreen Farmstay Camping an hour and half drive from Canberra and the Morton Park midway between Canberra, Wollongong and Sydney, the Epic Caravan Park and the Alivio Tourist Park in Canberra is the right day trips from Canberra spots to be headed to. Script your own adventure park Canberra trip with the fat woolly sheep, the snow angels or waterfalls and river Corang. For details and bookings of your camping canberra day trips and slots try Allevents the one-place directory for information.