Sakyamuni Buddhist Centre/Van Hanh Monastery

Landmarks and Buildings

See the tallest open air statues of Buddha in Australia. The first, and still the largest, Buddhist temple in Canberra, was established in 1983.

The temple facilitates community services, charitable/relief activities, education, monastic training and personal/family counselling. They offer youth/women/aged groups activities, chaplaincy services, meditation groups, public library and free books on Buddhism.

Their budget accommodation has a vegetarian kitchen for group catering.

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Beer tour participants in front of the Dave

Dave’s Tours – Canberra

Braddon, Canberra

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Hartley Hall Markets

Hall, Canberra

A young woman sits in foreground looking at viewer. Four young adults whisper together behind her..

Canberra Youth Theatre

Braddon, Canberra

Changi Chapel

Changi Chapel

Russell, Canberra


Hellenic Club in the City


Hop On Hop Off bus outside the Legislative Assembly

Red Explorer Loop Bus


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