With events including the Canberra Balloon Spectacular, Enlighten Illuminations, Symphony in the Park, Canberra Day & Lights! Canberra! Action!, the Enlighten Festival is a great reason to visit Canberra in early Autumn. Enlighten Illuminations (26 Feb-8 March) transforms some of the most loved & iconic buildings in Canberra over 11 nights with stunning architectural projections shining light on some of Australia’s most iconic attractions. Enjoy local flavours & live music. The Balloon Spectacular (6-14 March) sees each day start around sunrise with pilots inflating their balloons on the lawns of Old Parliament House before ascending into the sky. Lights! Canberra! Action! (5 March) is where you can watch the films created by Canberra’s talented film makers at an outdoor screening in the Senate Rose Gardens. Symphony in the Park (7 March) is not your standard symphony experience as the Canberra Symphony Orchestra performs a new interpretation of music we all know & love. Canberra Day (8 March) celebrates Canberra turning 107! Including great food and great tunes it’s sure to be a wonderful celebration.
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