Explore - Canberra Parks and Recreation Guide (PDF, 4Mb)

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Explore! is acomprehensive guide to the ACT's recreational parks, reserves and waterways. There are many ideal places for a picnic, a scenic drive or a walk. Discover local wildlife, appreciate our Indigenous and European heritage, swim, play, camp or just simply relax.

Murrumbidgee River Corridor Information and Walking Trails

Transport Canberra and City Services

Information about bushwalks, camping areas and facilities along the Murrumbidgee River Corridor. Locations include Uriarra Crossing, Casuarina Sands, Cotter Reserve, Kambah Pool, Pine Island, Point Hut, Tharwa and Angle Crossing.

National Parks Association of the ACT


The National Parks Association of the ACT is an independent, non-profit conservation organisation with the principal objective of promoting National Parks in the Australian Capital Territory.

Ranger Guided Activities

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Find information about nature, wildlife and Aboriginal culture based activities in parks and reserves in the ACT.

Walking and driving tours of the National Capital

National Capital Authority

The National Capital Authority offers a range of guided and self-guided walking tours that reveal aspects of Canberra's history and heritage.

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