FACTS & STATS

Canberra is a world-leader in smart energy including a target of

100%

renewables by 2020

Canberra is home to the highest quality of living worldwide

23.8%

of Canberra’s population was born overseas

Canberra is a home to the largest

free public WiFi network in Australia

Temperatures in summer average a balmy

27ºC

Over 70%
of the ACT is open space!

A higher percentage of people use a bicycle as the main form of transport than anywhere else in Australia.

 

More than

50%

of the ACT is protected nature reserve