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Getting to Cuppacumbalong


Follow the signs to Tharwa and stay left after crossing the Murrumbidgee River at Tharwa, following Naas Road towards Adaminaby.

Cuppacumbalong entrance is on the left hand side of the road, approximately 500m after the bridge.

Tharwa is approximately 30mins from Canberra's CBD.

Hire cars are available either from the airport or the company's city depots.

There are no public transport options to Tharwa

Airport Transfer

If you are travelling from interstate and require an airport pick up please let us know your flight details and arrival time into Canberra.  We will organise a pickup for you and transfer you to your onsite accommodation.  Should you need to purchase grocery items en route this too is possible at the local supermarket.

This shuttle, including return to airport in an additional $50


Canberra taxis serve Tharwa from all Canberra suburbs and locations. 

It is approximately an $80 fare one way from Canberra airport.

Canberra taxis, call 13 2227.

Uber is unavailable in Tharwa


Create More Than Memories

Welcome to Cuppacumbalong
  • Historic Accommodation
    • Open fireplaces, shared country kitchen, period features and more in our 1880's Pisa Cottage and 1920's Homestead. Since 1850 Cuppacumbalong has played an important part in Canberra life, including hosting Queen Elizabeth II on Valentines Day 1954.
  • Natural Splendour
    • Set on the banks of the Murrumbidgee river and adjacent to the Namadgi National Park, Cuppacumbalong present myriad opportunities to fans of wildlife, bush walking, picnicking and photography.
  • Diverse Expertise
    • We are artists, craftspeople, outdoor educators and experts in personal development - there isn’t much we can’t organise for you or your group.
  • Unforgettable Venue
    • Disconnect from the modern world and reconnect with each other at a remarkable piece of Australian history just 20 minutes south of the Canberra CBD. This is an all-in-one venue for corporate, club and family events whether they are held over a few hours or several days.
  • Spacious Versatility
    • Cuppacumbalong is an expansive and versatile venue that has the flexibility to deliver a diverse range of unforgettable experiences.
      • 320m² Indoor Event Space
      • 8,500m² Outdoor Event Space
      • 140m² Indoor Dining
      • 2,800m² Outdoor Dining
      • 6,000m² On-Site Parking
      • 5,000m² Campground