The Southern Tablelands boasts a stunning variety of world class food and wine offerings, an eclectic heritage and arts scene and a diverse range of outdoor experiences, just waiting to be explored.

Southern Tablelands

Defined as the countryside to the north and east of Canberra, the Southern Tablelands encompasses the cities and towns of Goulburn, Queanbeyan, Bungendore, Braidwood, Yass, Murrumbateman, Young, Crookwell, Gunning, Taralga and all of the villages and townships in their districts.

The locals provide an authentic insight into the lives that drive the region. Chat to one of our local producers, business owners or residents and experience the region as they know it. With its close proximity to Canberra, the Tablelands is easily accessible and our towns and villages provide connections to the sense of place waiting to be explored. The food, wine and natural handmade products in region are world class. From farm fresh produce, to restaurants, cafes, vineyards and cellar doors, the Tablelands boasts a feast of impressive quality produce.

Tablelands Region & Canberra

Crookwell, Gunning, Taralga

From bushranging stories to the creation of world class produce, from caves to lake adventures, take the time to explore the great diversity of the Upper Lachlan region.

Goulburn, Marulan, Bungonia, Tarago

As Australia’s first inland city, Goulburn is a regional rural centre incredibly rich in heritage and natural beauty. The city and surrounding towns combine country hospitality and urban accessibility.

Queanbeyan, Bungendore, Braidwood

Heading east out of Canberra, experience the diversity of one of New South Wales largest regional cities in Queanbeyan – the city that built Canberra and the rural and historic villages of Bungendore and Braidwood.

Yass Valley

With award winning wines and gourmet local produce, Yass Valley beckons the true foodie. Rich in history, with impressive art scene and extensive calendar of events, your adventure awaits.

Young, Boorowa, Harden Murrumburrah, Jugiong

The Hilltops Region is home to historic towns, villages and rolling countryside. Experience a rich culture of fresh local produce and authentic rural experiences.


Experience thriving, modern city life in Canberra, the Nation’s Capital. With an array of world-class dining and entertainment, amazing events and iconic national attractions, there’s something special for every visitor.

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