Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the school holidays in Canberra. Start planning your family friendly accommodation. When you book by 24 September 2019, you can save at least 20% off your stay at Crowne Plaza Canberra, plus an additional 5% off for IHG® Rewards Club members, for stays until 31 March 2020*.

The hotel is located in a central location next to Glebe Park and is a short walk from shops, cinemas and attractions. There is also onsite parking and complimentary WiFi for all guests. Enjoy the fresh, local produce in the inviting surrounds of the hotels in-house restaurant, Redsalt, that offers a special kids menu. Children 5 years and under can also enjoy breakfast for free at the restaurant.

Don’t miss out on Floriade, Australia’s biggest celebration of spring. This year’s theme is World in Bloom. Over one million bright spring blooms will be on display throughout Commonwealth Park, including tulip varieties and other spring flowers. In addition to the flower beds, there are many activities on offer including horticultural, cooking and photography workshops along with entertainment and family activities. Don’t miss out on a ride on the ferris wheel for great views of the flower beds. Entry to Floriade during the day is FREE.

From 6 September to 20 October 2019, the Garden of Enchantment at Garema Place in the city centre will be offering lots of spring fun.  Throughout the school holiday period there will be free music workshops, face painting and popular lawn games. Garema Place is only a 7 minute walk from Crowne Plaza Canberra. Adjacent to the hotel is Glebe Park, which will feature Playful Endeavour 2019 – a special loose-parts playground filled with a selection of found and manufactured objects for a different kind of creative play experience these school holidays.

Looking to explore further? Only a short drive from the hotel, you will also be able to experience DreamWorks Animation: The Exhibition at the National Museum of Australia and Game Masters: The Exhibition at the National Film and Sound Archive. Both exhibitions are offering special family passes and will be popular family attractions.

Book in your getaway to Canberra now for a fun filled school holiday experience!

Crowne Plaza Canberra

1 Binara St, Canberra ACT 2601