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The National Capital Exhibition tells the story of Canberra as the Australia National Capital. It is located on Barrine Drive , Commonwealth Park . Otherwise known as Regatta Point. The Exhibition offers spectacular views of the Parliamentary Triangle and the Captain Cook Memorial Jet which operates from 2pm till 4pm daily.
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9am - 5pm, Sat – Sun 10am - 4pm
Through interactive displays, the Exhibition illustrates Canberra 's vital role as a symbol of Federation. It features the people, events, history and design which contributed to the development of this unique, modern, fully planned capital city.
The National Capital Exhibition won the Canberra and Capital Region Tourism Award for Heritage and Cultural Tourism in 2006 and 2007.The Deck Restaurant and Canberra Business Events Centre also share this building.