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FESTIVAL LOCATION

The Canberra Country Blues & Roots Festival is within 1 day road travel for 60% of Australia's population, and only 3 hours from Sydney, 4 hours from the Riverina and the Hunter. And being the national capital, it has air access to all state capitals, many regional cities and some international destinations.


For GPS Location type in "Glebe Avenue, Queanbeyan"





 


BY INTERSTATE COACH

  • Greyhound and Murrays Coaches have several daily services to Canberra from Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide

    BY LOCAL BUSES

  • From Canberra City to Queanbeyan Showground Festival Site use Transborder Express on Friday 2:05PM, 3:55PM, 5:05PM and 5:45PM;


    BY AIR

  • Canberra International Airport is just 20 minutes away for those who fly in and out
  • Airlines include Qantas, Virgin Blue, Tiger Airways, Brindabella Airlines

  • Take a taxi to Queanbeyan Showground (approx $25), or Airport Bus to the City ($5) then an Transborder Bus mentioned above (approx $5)

    BY RAIL

  • Canberra Railway Station is 10 minutes away in the southern suburb of Kingston, whilst the Queanbeyan Railway Station is 5 minutes from the Showground site

  • Train Services are from Sydney-Goulburn to Kingston/Queanbeyan and from Melbourne-Wagga to Yass with a CountryLink bus connection to the City

  • BY ROAD

  • Traveling South from Sydney, Southern Tablelands - turn off HUme Highway onto Federal Highway #23. Continue on Federal Highway (Northbourne Avenue in Canberra metro area) and follow through Canberra City (Civic) over Commonwealth Avenue Bridge, through Parliament House tunnel then turn left at Highway 23 & Queanbeyan turnoff. Follow Canberra Avenue all the way to Queanbeyan. Turn right at Cameron Road then after 100m left into Glebe Avenue, then in the gates if camping or for the disabled parking area, otherwise street parking is available.

  • Traveling West from South Coast - Kings Highway #52 into Queanbeyan until turning right at Cameron Road then after 100m left into Glebe Avenue, then in the gates if camping or for the disabled parking area, otherwise street parking is available.

  • Traveling East from Riverina, Central West + Victoria - Turn from Hume Highway #31 into Barton Highway #25 past ACT/NSW border to end intersection. Turn right into Federal Highway (Northbourne Avenue) and follow through Canberra City (Civic) over Commonwealth Avenue Bridge, through Parliament House tunnel then turn left at Highway 23 & Queanbeyan turnoff. Follow Canberra Avenue all the way to Queanbeyan. Turn right at Cameron Road then after 100m left into Glebe Avenue, then in the gates if camping or for the disabled parking area, otherwise street parking is available.

  • Traveling North from Snowy Mountains, Gippsland - Follow Monaro Highway #23, take the Queanbeyan turnoff right into Lanyon Drive. Follow to the T intersection roundabout and turn right down the hill until Cameron Road. Turn right at Cameron Road then after 100m left into Glebe Avenue, then in the gates if camping or for the disabled parking area, otherwise street parking is available.

    PARKING

  • 200 car spaces onsite (off southern end of showground)

  • Unlimited Street parking within surrounding area