Ravishing rainforests and rare wildlife in Cairns; art, culture and gourmet thrills in Sydney; and an unforgettable road trip to Canberra. Read more here

It wasn’t until Federation, in 1901, that it was decided a place had to be found to house the country’s capital city. Where Canberra now stands is the halfway point between Sydney and Melbourne…

Explore Canberra for Australian culture and history at superb monuments and galleries in this city surrounded by parklands and native bushland. Visit Parliament House, the Australian War Memorial, National Gallery of Australia and Questacon. Experience the Balloon Fiesta in autumn, Fireside Festival in winter, and Floriade in spring. Explore the Australian Alps or Tidnbinbilla Nature Reserve and Murrumbidgee River Corridor, just a short drive away.

Begin your Australian adventure in style with Singapore Airlines. Fly one stop to Canberra from £690.

Getting There with Singapore Airlines

Begin your Australian adventure in style with Singapore Airlines, the world’s most awarded airline. Flying four times daily from London Heathrow, and 5 times weekly from Manchester to Singapore, Singapore Airlines offers spacious cabins, delicious food, plenty of entertainment and top-notch service. Fly via Singapore and connect to key destinations across Australia, including Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Darwin, Cairns and Canberra.