Australia Timeline

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Part of Australia's charm is its history. It also makes for some great places to visit! So take a journery down Australia's timeline & see what you can discover, or even learn.


05 July

The ACT permitted to travel to New Zealand provided they hadn't visited a designated hotspot. [Covid-19]


17 October

Australian Capital Territory general election: Andrew Barr's Labor government is returned for a sixth 4 year term


31 January

The ACT becomes the first Australian region to legalise recreational cannabis


18 January

The Canberra bushfires entered the suburbs of Canberra & 4 people died, over 490 injured, and 470 homes destroyed or severely damaged.

Things to See

  • Australian War Memorial

    Australian War Memorial

  • Old Parliament House

    Old Parliament House

  • Parliament House

    Parliament House

  • The Shine Dome

    The Shine Dome