Canberra Nara Festival
Enjoy the spectacular visual of 3,000 shimmering candles at the 17th annual Canberra Nara Candle Festival, as we celebrate the 26th year of the Sister City relationship shared between Canberra and Nara, Japan.
Visitors will be mesmerised by the sounds of Japanese music and enchanting lighting that highlights the features of the beautiful Peace Park. The festival brings together a wide variety of Japanese and Australian culture, with arts and crafts such as calligraphy, lantern making, and origami. Demonstrations of martial arts and furoshiki will also be taking place throughout the night.
A wide range of authentic Japanese cuisine will be available, offering new taste sensations to fuel you through the night.
Nara Peace Park, Yarralumla, ACT