Forrest, Barton and Griffith, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Deakin has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that make great places to visit. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at Questacon and the National Museum of Australia. Go and see a lively show at Albert Hall. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Don’t miss the National Gallery of Australia.
See what is in fashion locally and purchase some original souvenirs in the nearby shopping hotspots such as the Kingston Shopping Centre in Kingston and the Manuka Shopping Centre in Griffith.
Follow local sports lovers to Manuka Oval and enjoy the spectacle of Australia rules football (AFL), Australia rules football (AFL) or cricket in action. If you have managed to score tickets for a game involving the GWS Giants, the main Australia rules football (AFL) team here, make sure you wear orange, black and white..
To make sure you get the most out of Deakin, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Forrest Hotel and Apartments, the East Hotel, Griffith and the Burbury Hotel, Barton are among the many great places to stay around here.