Kingston is a mostly residential southern suburb of Canberra and also one of Canberra’s oldest and most densely populated. It was named after Charles Cameron Kingston the former Premier of South Australia. Kingston is popular for shopping, dining and entertainment and home to Canberra’s only urban waterside community. There is a vibrant foodie and coffee here. On Sundays The Old Bus Depot Markets are the place to be for both locals and tourists alike.

Quick Facts

Kingston is a suburb of Canberra in Australian Capital Territory. It is located approximately 4kms from the capital Canberra covering an area of 1.404 square kilometres. Kingston has a recorded population of 4424 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Kingston we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Kingston and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.