There’s nothing like Australia

There’s nothing like Australia

P.S. Now that we are an online conference, the below information is some inspiration for another time!

With the help of our partner, Business Events Australia, we would like to entice you to extend your stay in Australia, either before or after you attend the conference. If this is something you are interested in stay tuned to this page for some inspiration.

We will explore some nearby cities and also some easily accessible regional areas close by to Canberra. Posts are added with the most recent at the top. Scroll down to see older posts.


June 2021

If you are wanting to extend your stay beyond Canberra’s nearby cities and regional areas, you can start exploring Australia’s unique destinations, attractions and experiences here and here. There are wonderful and endless choices.

Lucky Bay Kangaroo (image: Tourism Australia)


Aerial view of the boat on the reef with Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel, Great Barrier Reef, QLD (image: Tourism and Events Queensland)


Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef with Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel, QLD (image: Tourism and Events Queensland)


June 2021

Canberra is less than two hours flying from eastern Australian cities like Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, making it perfect for short breaks and weekend getaways.

Explore SYDNEY here and here.

Sydney Harbour Bridge from Barangaroo Reserve (image: Tourism Australia)


Explore MELBOURNE here.

A tram passing St Paul’s Cathedral, Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC (image: Visit Victoria)


March 2021

Canberra is a good starting base for either day trips or several day itineraries to some lovely nearby regional and coastal areas. No need for additional flights to other cities, just hire a car and be on your way!  The Southern Highlands, Bungendore and the South Coast are a few of many options. Read on to discover the best day trips from Canberra and for nearby places to visit.

Images courtesy of Tourism Australia.

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