As the first leaves begin to fall, Canberra will once again come alive with blockbuster exhibitions, delicious food and wine events and fantastic festivals.
Where: Various locations across Canberra
When: 1 - 17 March 2019
More information: visit the Enlighten website for full event details.
FREE Enlighten Shuttles Buses
Friday 1 and Saturday 2 March 2019
Friday 8 and Saturday 9 March 2019
Catch the Enlighten shuttle bus to alleviate parking stress and to avoid the hassle of parking. Friday and Saturday nights only for the above dates.
- 5:00 - 11:30pm pm two buses will loop from the City bus stop 3002 (outside Mooseheads) on the corner of London Circuit and East Row and will drop off passengers at the temporary bus stop on Langton Crescent.
- 6:00 - 11:30pm pm one bus will loop from the Russell Offices car park and drop off at the temporary bus stop on King George Terrace before Kings Avenue.
Both shuttles will depart the Enlighten site at 11:30 pm for final location drop off at the City bus stop 3002 and Russell Offices.
Parking at the event will be limited, plan ahead and catch public transport.
Regular Services to Enlighten
View our Bus Station Guide for detailed maps of the bus stations and platform information.
Bus stop and road closures during Enlighten
The following road closures will be implemented between the hours of 6.30 pm and midnight on Friday 1 March to Monday 11 March 2019.
- King George Terrace - between Parkes Place East and Parkes Place West
- King Edward Terrace - between Parkes Place East and Parkes Place West
Bus stop closures:
- Bus stop 3258 - An alternative temporary bus stop is available on Langton Cres after Newlands Street towards King George Terrace
- Bus stop 3259 - An alternative temporary bus stop is available on Langton Cres after Newlands Street towards King Edward Terrace
- Bus stop 3415 - Alternative bus stop 2242 on Queen Victoria Terrace is available during this time.
- Bus stop 3416 - Alternative bus stop 2241 on Queen Victoria Terrace is available during this time.
- Bus stop 3260 - Alternative bus stop 2242 on Queen Victoria at Terrace Tennis Courts
- Bus stop 3261 - Alternative bus stop 2241 on Queen Victoria Terrace East Block Government Office.
Come and see us!
Transport Canberra Staff will be at the Enlighten Festival to chat to you about light rail City to Woden. Drop in and see us to see light rail travelling on Commonwealth Avenue and beyond through our virtual reality goggles!