Telstra Tower, Canberra

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Climb the 195 m (639 ft) landmark to enjoy 360-degree views of the city and surrounding rural areas. Located on the Black Mountain summit, the tower has become a Canberra landmark. Choose from indoor or outdoor viewing platforms for views of the countryside with its lakes. Learn about telecommunications at the museum next door. You can also dine in the revolving restaurant. See Telstra Tower and all Canberra has to offer by arranging your trip with our Canberra road trip planner.
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  • Great views, good coffee and the highest post box in Canberra. We would have liked more information on how the tower was built, how long it took to build etc.  more »
  • Panoramic views from the viewing area/café. 360 degrees of around Canberra. There is an outdoor viewing area as well if one is so inclined.There is a cost to go up the tower but the views are worth it...  more »
  • worth doing the view is spectacular note some stairs to reach upper viewing platfrom but lift accsess from ground floor seniors discounts apply  more »
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  • This is a great public space. A little pricey if you go as much as I do but it has an amazing view. Note to all coffee lovers my dad did not rate the coffee but the hot chocolate was yummy in my opinion.
  • A must for everyone who visits Canberra or moves here! A lovely birds eye view of our Nation's Capital. When I was a little girl growing up in Canberra, I always imagined it was a rocket ship sitting up on top of the mountain. Now my children giggle at this as they admire the different colours it displays at night. It could possibly do with a bit of fix up inside and update as it's hardly changed up top since I was young. Nothing beat coming here on school excursions and daring each other to look over the edge
  • Its good for for all ages and probably leave all your valuable items in the car not phone or credit card but not much in gift shop but i recommend it to all👍
  • Hats off Telstra for letting general public access this beautiful place. Originally an structure built for telco it offers a breathtaking bird’s eye view of our nation’s capital and the changing hues. The balcony is a bit windy which is not unusual. I recommend a pair of binoculars and light windproof jacket to enjoy the mesmerising look outs.
  • Love coming here and visit every time im in canberra! It never gets old. Great views and price is very good $7.50 per adult and $3.50 for aged pensioners. There are 3 levels you can go on. 2x outside ones and an inside. Also theres a little cafe and souvenir shop. Would highly recommend.

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