Canberra tours

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Choice of tours

Canberra Highlights Tour

Showcasing Canberra’s attractions and the city sights — in these Canberra tours you’ll discover the ‘secrets’ and quirky stories that unlock Canberra’s soul.

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Tailored just for you

Custom Tours

Let us create the perfect Canberra tour for you. An exclusive personalised, private tour taking you to the things that interest you most, within Canberra and the region.

Craig shearing

A day you won’t forget

See Real Australia in a Day

Discover the bush capital and its rural heart.

For lovers of native wildlife and rural Australia, this tour takes you from wildlife to space travel and to sheep shearing.

For lovers of history

Heritage Tour

A half-day tour that will uncover quirky hidden heritage gems and secrets in and around city and Parliamentary Triangle.

Barman holding up samples of craft beers at King O'Malley's pub

Feel like a local

Orientation Tours

New to Canberra, visiting for a short time, or here for work and need to get some city perspective?

Welcome to Canberra!

Created to suit

Conference Tours

Tailored tours to suit your delegates’ interests and conference timeframe.

We love being creative and crafting the perfect Canberra experience for you.

3rd Edition

Get The Book


Most authoritative guide to Canberra


Best Selling Guide Since 1999


263 Colour Pages


240 Photos

Customised Tours

It All Started With a Book

Marg Wade has a passion for Canberra. The author of three top-selling editions of Canberra’s Secrets (1999, 2003 and 2018). An authoritative guide book that highlights the history and lesser-known curiosities behind the city.

Marg has worked in media and communications roles within Canberra’s cultural attractions and environment sector, researching and promoting Canberra on radio, television and in print.

For two decades, Marg showed visiting family, friends and international colleagues around Canberra before launching her award-winning Canberra Secrets Customised Tours in 2017.