Canberra Trip

Year 6 Trip

The Parliament House (New)

The home of Australia's Parliament and the meeting place of the nation, Parliament House is located on a 32-hectare site on Capital Hill and is the focal point of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.The focus of environmental management activities at Parliament House is to reduce energy use, greenhouse gas emissions, water use and waste generation.

Australian Institute of Sport

As Australia’s strategic high performance sport agency, the AIS is responsible and accountable for leading the delivery of Australia’s international sporting success. Since 1981, the AIS has been the cradle of Australia’s national sports system — one that is recognised the world over for its ability to identify, develop and produce world, Olympic and Paralympic champions.

War Memorial

The Memorial's collections and online resources contain a wealth of material which can help you research the service and wartime experiences of relatives who served in Australia's military forces during conflict.

Mary Mackillop Museum

Mary MacKillop Place and the tomb of Mary MacKillop in the Mary MacKillop Memorial Chapel have become a place of pilgrimage as many people visit Mary’s tomb and the Museum. There is a Pastoral Care Team at Mary MacKillop Place, so some Sisters are always available to listen to pilgrims and visitors, and to provide support when needed. Mary MacKillop Museum provides educational opportunities for school children and others. Mary MacKillop Place also provides accommodation and conference facilities.

Questacon

Questacon has many attractions that are created by people who are very good at creating things and making science fun. At Questacon there are things that you can learn about some of the science creations