Festival delegates who require accommodation in Canberra are welcome to take advantage of the discounted accomodation rates available from InHouse Event Solutions. Please note, one nights’ accommodation payment will be required before your booking is guaranteed with InHouse Event Solutions. Enquire now

New Acton Precinct by Oculus.  Image: Simon Patching.


Flying to Canberra

  • Qantas operates regular flights to Canberra from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.

  • Virgin Australia Airlines operates daily flights to Canberra from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Gold Coast.

  • Fly Pelican offers direct flights between Canberra and Newcastle daily and onto regional New South Wales airports.

  • Singapore Airlines now offers the "Capital Express" which services Canberra to Wellington, New Zealand and Singapore.

Driving to Canberra

Canberra is served by freeway connections to Sydney and Melbourne.Make an easy 3 hour drive from Sydney and discover the region that offers access to South Coast beaches, Snowy Mountains, and historic towns in regional farming and agricultural regions. Read more

Trains and coaches

Canberra is served by daily express coach runs to Sydney and Melbourne and has a CountryLink train station for daily train travel to Sydney and a coach/train option to travel to Melbourne. Coach services also travel daily to the South Coast, Snowy Mountains and rural NSW towns. Read more

Parliament House, Canberra.  Image: John Gollings.