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Canberra


Canberra is the national capital of Australia. The city is located within the Australian Capital Territory, which itself is a 910 square mile (2,358 km2) enclave in New South Wales.

The city is the largest inland city in Australia, was was selected as the location for the nation's capital in 1908 as a compromise between Sydney and Melbourne. The city was entirely purpose built and constructed commenced in 1913. Today, Canberra is the seat of government for Australia, and thus is home to Parliament House, the High Court of Australia, and many government departments.

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Lonely Planet Australia (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Kate Armstrong, Cristian Bonetto, Anthony Ham, Trent Holden, Kate Morgan, Tamara Sheward, Andy Symington & Steve Waters

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Australia Travel Guide: Typical Costs & Money Tips, Sightseeing, Wilderness, Day Trips, Cuisine, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Newcastle, Canberra, Cairns and more

By Lucas Anderson

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Are you planning a trip to Australia? Always been in love with The Land Down Under? Simply browsing and dreaming of an Australian holiday?

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By Lonely Planet, Andrew Bain, Anthony Ham, Trent Holden, Virginia Maxwell, Charles Rawlings-Way, Steve Waters, Hugh McNaughtan & Samantha Forge

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Lonely Planet Australia (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Andrew Bain, Anthony Ham, Trent Holden, Virginia Maxwell, Charles Rawlings-Way, Steve Waters, Hugh McNaughtan, Samantha Forge, Tasmin Waby & Rachel Hocking

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  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics
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The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s Australia is our most comprehensive guide to Australia, and is perfect for discovering both popular and off-the-beaten-path experiences.

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Lonely Planet Pocket Canberra (Travel Guide)

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‘Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.’ – New York Times

‘Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.’ – Fairfax Media (Australia)

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