Telstra Tower

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Telstra Tower is Canberra’s iconic landmark, rising 195.2 meters above the summit of Black Mountain.

As one of Canberra’s most visited tourist destinations, Telstra Tower offers 360 degree panoramic views of Canberra and its surrounding countryside from an indoor observation deck and two outdoor viewing platforms.

As you drive through the picturesque Capital City of Australia, make sure to look out for Telstra Tower on the horizon. In the night sky, Telstra Tower illuminates Black Mountain with a colourful light display. The lights change from night to night, with the colours based around local events, schools and charities.

For a truly special experience, visit Telstra Tower in the evening and watch the cityscape light up.

Stay a while and enjoy a coffee or sweet treat in our café, whilst admiring the breathtaking views of Canberra.

Additional facilities include free parking, Gift Shop, Executive Briefing Centre, a fantastic collection of telephones from yesteryear and access to Black Mountain walking tracks.

Facilities

Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Lookouts Public Toilet

Rates

From AU$3.00

Adults $7.50
Aged pensioners $3.00
Children 4-16 years $3.00
Children under 4 years Free
Family Pass (2 adults & 2 children) $17

Nearby Things to Do

View All
Girl looking at rocks under a microscope

Geoscience Australia

Symonston, Canberra

Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina, Embassy of

Deakin, Canberra

Flag of Bangladesh

Bangladesh, High Commission of

O'Malley, Canberra

entrance

Hellenic Club in the City

Canberra

Exhibition visitor looking at the gallery notes

PhotoAccess at the Manuka Arts Centre

Griffith, Canberra

Flag of the Vatican City

Apostolic Nunciature – Chancery

Red Hill, Canberra

Contact Us