Restaurants, bars and galleries

Eat and drink

Canberra is described as a paradise for foodies and the ANU campus is close to some of the most popular areas: Childers Street (which caters for the student population of ANU), New Acton, Braddon, and the city centre itself.


See and do

Just in case you have some spare time during conference week, there are some fascinating exhibitions currently showing at Canberra's museums and galleries.

National Museum of Australia

‘So That You Might Know Each Other’: Faith and Culture in Islam

Lustre: Pearling & Australia

National Library of Australia

1968: Changing Times

Treasures Gallery

Deeds Not Words: Women's Suffrage In Britain 

National Portrait Gallery

Collection: Icons, Volume Two

Express Yourself

National Gallery of Australia

Cartier: The Exhibition

Drill Hall Gallery

Hilarie Mais – Major Solo Exhibition

John Nixon – Collages, Drawings & Prints from the ANU Art Collection

Gail Nichols – In Transit


More museums and galleries…


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