Canberra and Region Heritage Festival

Festivals and Celebrations

6 Apr 2021 to 26 Apr 2021 Annual Event

The Canberra and Region Heritage Festival celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all heritage: Aboriginal, historic and natural, to Canberra and its surrounds. In 2021 the program will run for 21 days and what an eclectic assortment it is!

Get access to places not normally open to the public. Join tour groups with engaging and knowledgeable guides and uncover something you never knew in your neighbourhood. Watch a rare skill being demonstrated or hop on your bike at the Heritage Polaris is a race against time to visit as many historical sites as possible.

This year’s theme is Reimagine, which has been further reimagined after last year’s festival was cancelled. With mainly smaller events on offer a Covid-safe experience is a reality as we monitor and respond to changing restrictions.

Discover our mid-century architecture, our engineering heritage, or join Ngunnawal custodians as they connect us to Country. Running over the glorious autumn school holidays there are plenty of activities for the whole family.

Event Dates

Annual Event

6 Apr 2021 to 26 Apr 2021

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Apartment kitchen and dining area

Forrest Hotel and Apartments

Forrest, Canberra

Yowani Country Club motel room interior with views of the golf course

Yowani Country Club

Lyneham, Canberra

Little National Hotel Canberra

Little National Hotel Canberra

Barton, Canberra


Hotel Kurrajong

Barton, Canberra


Mantra MacArthur Hotel

Turner, Canberra


Southside Village

Symonston, Canberra

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