ExperienceSpectacular & Immersive›
Some very large inflatable white rabbits, illuminated in stark white light, have been invading festivals around the world.
The Gantry Bike is a modern interpretation of the travelling circuses and sideshows of the late 1800s.
Back in Black mixes spectacular circus skills with rocking beats, physical comedy and amazing apparatus to astound and delight.
Regularly touted as one of Australia’s ‘greatest’ or ‘finest’ bands, their music is impossible to categorise, at times traditional and then wildly avant garde at others.
The unmistakable and most excellent Tex-Mex, alt-folk rock, Americana band Calexico from Tucson Arizona.
Since dropping debut single ‘Hold Me Down’ at the front-end of 2014, the steady rise of Sydney three-piece Mansionair has been one of intrigue.
This year’s top twelve films are on the theme of ‘Chance’. A great, fun, free event. Entertainment from 7pm, films from 8pm.
From a realm far away, comes a giant hairy snail and its impish rider; curious mythical creatures, their kind unseen before.
A moving experience of live music and sound scaping overlayed by dramatic garden lighting.
Get your pulse racing with an exclusive early evening Animal Tour at the National Zoo & Aquarium. Discover some of the world’s most amazing animals as you explore the Zoo after hours with a private guide.
VISIT CANBERRA THIS MARCH
Canberra, where national attractions and hidden gems deliver an array of unexpected delights.
As the first leaves begin to fall, Canberra comes alive with blockbuster exhibitions, delicious food and wine events and fantastic festivals.
Andrew BArrChief Minister
"As Enlighten once again illuminates our nation’s capital, I invite you to eat, see, play, explore and be entertained as the Parliamentary Triangle transforms into a nocturnal playground of architectural projections and enchanting live entertainment."
Nicole WarrenCreative Producer
"Enlighten 2016 celebrates stunning visuals, award-winning performances and spectacular Australian premieres."
"Enlighten brings light, color, people and movement to Canberra like no other event - it's always a challenge to shoot and constantly evolving."