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Things to do in Stromlo

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Trail
“His the international mountain bike recreational facility, the Deeks Cross Country running tracks, hard surface road cycling course, Stromlo downhill race course, hiking tracks”
  • 9 locals recommend
Establishment
“Mount Stromlo Observatory located just outside Canberra, Australia, is part of the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the Australian National University”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Fantastic purpose built single track MTB trails. 10 minutes ride from house, or 2 minute drive (if you want more time on the mountain:)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Mount Stromlo offers more than 40km of mountain-bike trails and a great skill-tester at The Playground.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Fancy a gentle ride through the countryside but in the middle of the city - this place coule be the go! The horse are quiet and well cared for. A lovely way to see some of the area”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Scope Mount Stromlo is by day, just a café and art space. By Night, it’s a function centre where you can come and enjoy the most spectacular view”
  • 1 local recommends
Premise
“Beautiful views, good café, interesting tours day and night - and amazing star-gazing!”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Pristine waterway and easy walking tracks plus swimming holes within 5 minutes of calwell.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“This is a wonderful early morning or late evening 30 mins walk. The view from the top of the hill is something special. ”
  • 1 local recommends