Things To See:-

Parkway Motel is situated at a place from where number of attractive points are just a drive away. So during your stay, you can visit various places and can make your stay more special and memorable.

Parkway Motel Attractions:-

There are so many attractions within a short distance from the motel. We have listed some places below and there are many more by visiting them you can make your stay more memorable.

  • New & Old Parliament House
  • Museum of Australian Democracy
  • National Museum of Australia
  • Questacon - National Science & Technology Centre
  • Embassies of the World - and many more
  • National Library
  • High Court
  • Royal Australian Mint
  • Australian War Memorial
  • National Art Gallery

Activities Nearby Include:-

Fishing in nearby rivers, Lake Burley Griffin and the Googong Dam Try mountain biking, bush walking or orienteering in the surrounding National Parks and ACT Forests.
Take a day trip to the winter snow fields. Jindabyne is only a two hour drive away and both Perisher Valley and Thredbo Village are a two & a half hour drive.


Parliament House

Parliament house, one of the largest building in southern hemisphere, is located on Capital hill in Canberra.10000 people worked on construction of this parliament house for more than 7 years and it utilized around $1.1 billion. To represent the nation and take decisions for the nation, 226 parliament members meet here.


Australian War Memorial

Nation's war memorial, the Australian war memorial is a place where we can have a look on the records of those armed persons and supporting organisations who have died/ participated whole serving the nation.


Lake Burley Griffin

In the centre of Canberra, an artificial lake named as Lake Burley Griffin keep increasing the beauty of this place. It is named after Walter Burley Griffin, the American architect who won the competition to design the city of Canberra.This place is at a short distance from parliament house and almost 25 minutes drive from parkway motel.



The national science centre known as Questacon is located on the southern shore of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra. There is a great collection of no. of programs and 200+ interactive exhibitions relating to science and technology for motivating the children of australia to love science.


Australian National Botanic Gardens

In Australian National Botanic Gardens, a collection of native plants from all parts of Australia can be seen. These plants are used to educate visitors and for research into plant classification and biology.This place is 22 minute drive away from the motel so you can easily visit and watch this lace closely.


Black Mountain

This mountain is 812 meters high and situated to the west of Canberra central business district. The mountain is a home for different wildlife animals. Lake Burley Griffin that lies at its base. There is a tower on this mountain known as Black Mountain Tower and this is further 195 meters high from this mountain.