University of Canberra Stromlo Forest Park

Sports and Recreation Facilities

University of Canberra Stromlo Forest Park (UC Stromlo) is a multi-use recreation and sporting facility situated in the heart of the Molonglo Valley in the nation’s capital, Canberra. Set on 1200 hectares, with spectacular views and only 15 minutes from the city centre, UC Stromlo has something for everyone, from recreational to professional users.

Boasting a purpose-built event pavilion, a 1.2 kilometres criterium cycling circuit, a 2.5 kilometres grass cross country running track, equestrian trails, pump track, a freestyle BMX facility and over 50km of mountain bike trails for riders of all abilities. Connect with Canberra’s vast network of paths including the Centenary Trail and Bicentennial National Trail. There are kilometres of shared trails for those wanting to explore on foot as well with dogs welcome on leash.

Adjacent to the main carpark is a cafe/bar and bike hire for all of your pre and post activity needs. Get the most out of your visit using the award-winning Stromlo Shuttle Bus service with multiple runs per day and over 15 ways to descend the mountain.

Whatever your outdoor passion is – running, walking, mountain biking, cycling or horse riding – Stromlo is waiting for you!


Barbeque Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet Showers


Cycling Hiking Horse Riding Mountain Biking

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Free Entry

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