"Australia's Custom Capital City on the Banks of Lake Burley-Griffen"
Capital City Shopping
Let's face it everyone like's to go and spend money and Canberra has a number of ways to help.
You could start at Westfield's in Belconnen one of the best shopping centres with over 290 retail stores, offering a great selection of fashion stores, consumer electronics and home wears, you could certainly have some fun there. Or duck into Canberra Centre, Civic where you will find 300 quality retail outlets and two major department stores and join the multitude of happy shoppers.
The large Brand Depot at Majura Road Canberra Airport is Canberra's first large scale discount outlet centre. Could be worth a poke around? The centre will eventually offer up 120 outlets with lots of bargains for those with a keen-eye.
Shopping can be a load of fun and you can certainly find some great items, if you know where to go. Check out the markets there are three that are worth a look at and you just might pick up a treasure or two.
Hall Markets at Hall Showgrounds, open the first Sunday of each month. Over 500 stalls sell a huge range of items.
Gorman House Markets Saturdays only, held in the heritage listed Gorman House.
A market that should not be missed is the Old Bus Depot Markets, Sundays only 200 stalls that offer all manor of products.