Canberra is located in the Australian Capital Territory, which is surrounded by New South Wales. The city is 150km inland, 280km from Sydney and 660km from Melbourne. Canberra’s population is approximately 325,000. Apart from Civic (the City Centre), Canberra is divided into four main 'town centres' - Woden, Tuggeranong, Gungahlin and Belconnen. Buses travel to and from all parts of the city and major shopping centres.
Suburbs of Canberra
All of Canberra, Queanbeyan and Jerrabomberra are suitable locations for housing. The inner southern and northern suburbs are more expensive than the outer lying areas. These include Kingston, Manuka, Griffith, City, Yarralumla, Bruce, Braddon, Turner, and Dickson. Many of these properties contain limited off-street parking with a lack of lock-up facilities. Many fully-furnished apartments are located within the Woden and City area, convenient to transport and shopping. Real estate websites for Canberra
Public education in Canberra, Queanbeyan and Jerrabomberra is zoned.
There are a number of child care facilities in Canberra. The resources below may help you locate the right child care service for your family.