Public transport

Bus - Transport Canberra bus route 54 services

Public bus stops are located on Fairbairn Avenue and Limestone Avenue.

Taxi or ride share - Drop-off and pick-up is next to the National Servicemen's memorial on East Road.

Cycle - Bike racks are located behind Poppy’s Café and the temporary Reading Room above the P1 Visitor Carpark.


Visitor Carpark is available in the P1 Visitor Carpark underneath Poppy’s Café.

Access to the P1 Visitor Carpark is from Fairbairn Avenue.

Please note this carpark has a clearance of 2.3m.

Caravan, trailer and over-height vehicle parking - are discouraged from coming onto to our site due to limited parking space. If this is unavoidable, caravan parking is available off Treloar Crescent alongside coaches.


Drop-off and pick-up points are available off Fairbairn Avenue or East Road (construction permitting). Booked school and tour groups, will be advised of drop-off and pick-up points as part of the booking.

Coach Parking is available off Treloar Crescent (no drop-offs or pick-ups permitted in this location).


Drop-off and pick-up point is located next to the National Servicemen’s memorial on East Road.

Parking bays are located underneath Poppy’s Café in the P1 Visitor Carpark.

Please note: visitor, coach and accessible parking, and drop-off and pick-up points may change due to construction requirements.

Please contact us and we can help you with any questions.


Call: +61 (02) 6243 4211

Acknowledgement of Traditional Custodians

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