Celebrate Canberra’s heritage - ready, set, go

With so many events on offer this week, there’s no excuse not to explore our region’s diverse history. Uncover themes of SPACE by attending film screenings, tours, talks and foodie events.

Over the next week:

  • Kids can collect natural paintbrushes and learn to dot paint with Githabul woman Kristi Lee
  • Explore St John’s Churchyard by torchlight and hear the stories of those who are buried at this magnificent site
  • With your smart phone, go on a geocaching treasure hunt with the whole family. Access over 3,000 active geocaches with a great variety of challenges on offer for all skill levels
  • Forage around the Wetlands and make your own yummy salad to eat with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp
  • Bring your bike and discover the history of Old Weetangera Road through Belconnen

With so many events on offer, there is something for the whole family. Bookings are essential for many events. To find out more head to www.act.gov.au/heritagefestival