Canberra's national public spaces include a range of excellent venues within the Parliamentary Zone. The National Capital Authority (NCA) manages these sites on behalf of the Commonwealth and is responsible for approving the use of National Land for events, ensuring that events are in keeping with the dignity of the National Capital and comply with legislative requirements. 

The following venues can be booked for your event:

Control of venues

Many areas in Canberra are managed by the ACT Government. These include:

  • Lennox Gardens/Nara Park
  • Weston Park
  • Glebe Park
  • Black Mountain Peninsula
  • Yarramundi Reach

To book these areas, visit the Transport Canberra and City Services website or contact Access Canberra on 13 22 81.

Private events

Organisers of  weddings, birthdays parties, engagement parties, vow renewals, farewells, etc. can find further information on Private events on National Land here

Public events

Organisers of commercial or community events should can find further information on Public events on National Land here.

For further information, contact the NCA events team on (02) 6271 2888.