• Canberra Events & Conference Venues

Things to do around Canberra

As Australia’s capital city, Canberra has much to offer visitors, whether they are travelling for business or for pleasure. From its national galleries and museums, to Parliament House and the Australian War Memorial, Canberra’s impressive edificesreveal the story of the Australian people and the country’s intriguing past.

It’s easy to while away a day in Canberra. Visitors can explore the city’s boutique shops and markets, or stop for a bite to eat in one of Canberra’s exciting new dining precincts. Those interested in sampling local wines can find more than 30 cellar doors within a short drive of the city, or for some outdoor fun, head to Lake Burley Griffin or Stromlo Forest Park.

Canberra is also the perfect choice for business travellers, offering a wide range of meetings rooms, event spaces, function rooms and conference venues. For visitors looking to host an event in Canberra, AccorHotels has some of the best conference venues Canberra has to offer.


About Accor Meeting Venues in Canberra

Conveniently located in Canberra’s CBD, Novotel Canberra offers easy access to government agencies, Canberra’s major attractions and a variety of restaurants, shopping and entertainment options. The hotel features seven versatile conference rooms accommodating up to 200 people, each offering flexible AV solutions and Wi-Fi connectivity. Novotel Canberra has 286 contemporary rooms and suites, a gym, spa, sauna and indoor swimming pool, a restaurant and bar, and secure undercover paid parking. Business guests can also benefit from the assistance of the hotel’s dedicated conference team.

Having opened its doors in 1927, Mercure Canberra combines old world charm with modern comforts. Even after its recent $8 million refurbishment, the hotel still retains many of its original features, including an attractive internal courtyard, and 129 beautifully appointed guest rooms. Mercure Canberra features three multi-purpose meeting rooms, as well as an outdoor terrace that can also be used to host events. The hotel has an a la carte restaurant, a bar & bistro with a large beer garden, a modern gym, complimentary off-street parking, and is just minutes from Canberra Airport, the city centre and the Canberra Convention Centre.

Priding itself on its excellent event facilities, ibis Styles Canberra is another of Accor’s conference venues in Canberra. Located in the leafy suburb of Narrabundah, ibis Styles Canberra is just ten minutes from the city centre, the airport and a host of dining and entertainment options. This 4 star hotel features 209 stylish guest rooms, a restaurant and bar, and seven flexible function rooms catering for up to 240 people.

For those wanting to host an event away from the hustle and bustle of the big city, ibis Styles Canberra Eagle Hawk could be the ideal option. Just 15 minutes from Canberra CBD, the resort is surrounded by 30 tranquil acres of landscaped native gardens and bushland – the perfect destination for team building functions and events of all sizes. ibis Styles Canberra Eagle Hawk features 151 spacious rooms and spa suites, a modern gym, a swimming pool and tennis courts. The resort also has several dining options, including a restaurant, café, bar and poolside pizza bar. As a conference venue, the hotel has seven function rooms, accommodating 10 to 300 people.