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Floriade Canberra 2019

  

EXPERIENCE THE BEAUTY OF SPRING - FLORIADE, WORLD IN BLOOM

SATURDAY 14 SEPTEMBER - SUNDAY 13 OCTOBER 2019

Floriade, Canberra's month-long festival of one million blooms, food and entertainment is celebrating its 32nd year with the theme of World in Bloom. 

   

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Why book with us? 

Pavilion on Northbourne - providing the perfect atmosphere for your stay 

  • Conveniently located on the main road into Canberra, Northbourne Avenue
  • Only 8 minutes by car to Commonwealth Park
  • MacArthur Avenue Light Rail stop directly out the front of the hotel.  Plan your trip using this journey planner. Once you arrive at the city interchange (Alinga Street stop), you have a couple of options to get to Commonwealth Park; you can stretch your legs with a walk, or you can jump on a bus and hop off on Commonwealth Avenue (route numbers 2, 4, 6, 7, 57 and 58 all stop at Floriade from the city). 
  • A leisurely 12-minute walk to Dickson retail and dining precinct
  • FREE secure parking
  • FREE WiFi
  • Discount full buffet breakfast at $20 when pre-booked
  • Wind down after a day of sightseeing with a drink and a meal in our Atrium Restaurant & Bar, set amongst the plants in our tropical atrium garden

                                      

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THE FLORIADE FACTS - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS YEAR’S FLORIADE! 

Dates and Location

Saturday 14 September - Sunday 13 October 2019

Commonwealth Park, Canberra ACT  

Opening Hours

Daily from 9.30am - 5.30pm, weather permitting. Last entry to the event is 30 minutes before closing.   

Cost

Free to enter.  

Costs associated with workshops and tours.  See Program for more detail. 

Parking

Parking is available at a number of public car parks within close proximity to Floriade, including;

  • Public car parks off Constitution Avenue
  • Public car parks off London Circuit
  • Public car parks off Coranderrk, Ballumbir and Cooyong Streets
  • Limited car parks at Acton Park off Commonwealth Avenue

Getting there

Use this handy journey planner to map out the best option for you.

Theme

Floriade is celebrating its 32nd year with the theme of World in Bloom. 

With vibrant flowers representing all corners of the world, there are designs from across Oceania, America, Asia, Europe and Africa, portraying an aspect of a country’s or region’s cultural history, religion or art.  

Tip: Look for the World in Bloom Hands flowerbed, behind Stage 88, which is a stunning pattern of open, waving hands to demonstrate our international connectedness.   

Program info 

There is lots to do on this year’s program, with a mixture of free and paid events or workshops. 

Check out the Floriade Program to plan your day.  

   

NIGHTFEST - THE FACTS! 

Dates and Location

NightFest is open daily from 3 October to 6 October 2019

Commonwealth Park, Canberra ACT  

Opening

6.30pm – 10.30pm, weather permitting.

Cost

Tickets are available from Ticketek and start at $31.95 per person. 

About

Dabble in Floriade’s dark side when NightFest comes to life when the sun goes down.  Lighting up the night you can experience Floriade as it is transformed into an illuminated playground.

   

Floriade Canberra and NightFest Gallery

Floriade Canberra Gallery Images

Floriade Canberra Gallery Images

Floriade Canberra Gallery Images