Canberra

Capital city of Australia

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Canberra is the capital city of Australia. With a population of 410,301, it is Australia's largest inland city and the eighth-largest city overall. The city is located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory, 280 km (170 mi) south-west of Sydney, and 660 km (410 mi) north-east of Melbourne. A resident of Canberra is known as a Canberran. Although Canberra is the capital and seat of government, many federal government ministries have secondary seats in state capital cities, as do the Governor-General and the Prime Minister.

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More than 35,000 people have attended the dawn service at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, paying tribute to veterans and honouring their legacy.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 hours ago

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Thousands have gathered in Canberra's autumn sun at the Australian War Memorial to pay tribute to servicemen and women at a national ceremony.
Credit: SBS - Published 6 hours ago

VC recipient Mark Donaldson will address the large crowd is gathered in front of the Australian War Memorial ready for the Canberra Anzac Day dawn service.
Credit: SBS - Published 12 hours ago

CANBERRA, April 22 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has offered a tribute to the victims of Sunday's terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka. Visiting..
3 days ago • WorldNews
Australian government agencies are working to find out if any Australians were caught up in deadly blasts in Sri Lanka.
Credit: SBS - Published 4 days ago

Australian government agencies are working to find out if any Australians were caught up in deadly blasts in Sri Lanka.
Credit: SBS - Published 4 days ago

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister said Tuesday that hurdles remain to repatriating three orphaned Australian children of a convicted..
1 week ago • WorldNews

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