National Capital Authority

Cultural and Theme Tours

The National Capital Authority (NCA) is responsible for planning and caring for the national areas of Canberra, and for raising awareness of the national capital as a special and significant place. Get to know the stories behind Australia’s beautiful capital city on one of the NCA’s free guided walking tours.

Public guided walks are offered as part of special events such as the Canberra and District Heritage Festival or Reconciliation Week. Large groups (over 15 persons) can book at anytime through the website or by email.

Bookings are essential but free of charge.


Service Types

Cultural and Theme Tours Nature and wildlife


Walk Walks



Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available Wheelchair access


Australian Tourism Accreditation


Free Entry

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