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Feb 13, 2014  ·  2 min read

Make sure to check out these local secrets while you are in town.

Old Bus Depot Markets
Lovers of fine hand crafted wares, clothing collectors, food fanatics and jewellery junkies are just a few of the people who make their way to Canberra’s famous Old Bus Depot Markets every Sunday.
In a fabulous old industrial building you will experience the endless colour, tastes, sounds and atmosphere that is “Canberra’s Sunday Best”. Find your favourite stallholder and visit the Markets this Sunday from 10am-4pm.
Office hours Tuesday to Thursday 9am to 5pm
Located  at 21 Wentworth Ave Kingston ACT 2604

Telstra Tower
See spectacular 360 degree night and day views of Canberra’s region from Telstra Tower. Feel the wind in your hair on open viewing platforms or stay warm and dry during winter months in their enclosed viewing gallery level 5 with the souvenir shop or sit and sip coffee at the Panorama kiosk. This 195 metre tower provides essential communications facilities for the national capital. Trace the history of Australian telecommunications at the Heritage Museum.
Located at Black Mountain Drive Acton ACT 2601
Telephone: 02 6219 6120
Adults $7.50 Aged Pensioners $3.00 Children 4-16 years $3.00 Children under 4 years Free
Family Pass (2 adults and 2 children) $17

Botanic Gardens
Indulge yourself and escape from the city in this beautiful national collection of Australian plants at the Australian National Botanic Gardens. Featuring year-round events, school holiday programs, exhibitions, guided walks and talks, cafe and botanical gift shop – there’s something to suit everyone at the Gardens.
Located at Black Mountain, Clunies Ross Street Acton ACT 2601
Open daily from 8.30am to 5.00pm
Entry to the Gardens is free, but parking fees apply when using the on-site car park.

Gold Creek Village
Spend a whole day wandering through galleries, attractions, gift and specialty stores, just a short drive from the city centre.
From old fashioned lollies and toys, furniture and fashion to modern and aboriginal art; from specialty teas and coffee beans to home decor and health and wellbeing, it’s all at Gold Creek Village in an unhurried and unique environment.
Located at Gold Creek Road Nicholls ACT 2913
Open Daily: 9.30am – 5pm


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