Canberra

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Can·ber·ra

 (kăn′bər-ə, -bĕr′ə)
The capital of Australia, in the southeast part of the country. Settled in 1824, it replaced Melbourne as the capital in 1927.

Canberra

(ˈkænbərə; -brə)
n
(Placename) the capital of Australia, in Australian Capital Territory: founded in 1913 as a planned capital. Pop: 345 257 (2008)

Can•ber•ra

(ˈkæn bɛr ə, -bər ə)

n.
the capital of Australia, in the SE part, in the Australian Capital Territory. 310,000 (with suburbs).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Canberra - the capital of AustraliaCanberra - the capital of Australia; located in southeastern Australia
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
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Canberra

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Canberra

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Hyatt Canberra Hotel, 120 Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra, ACT 2600
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Box 1600, Canberra, ACT, Australia, 2601; phone: 2 6246 4902; email: michelle.
Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, Canberra, ACT.
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Address : Level 4, 60 Marcus Clarke St, Canberra, ACT 2601
Canberra - April 29th (Friday) to April 30th (Saturday) From Friday, all day until Saturday, all day, Hyatt Canberra Hotel, 120 Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra, ACT 2600
Sen Nick Minchin, Parliament House, Canberra, ACT, 2600, or Senator.