Road Photos & Information: Australian Capital Territory
Science and Nature Loop (Tourist Drive 5) (Decommissioned)


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ACT Tourist Drive 5 is the Science and Nature loop, taking in attractions such as Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Deep Space Tracking Station, Cotter Dam, various nature parks and reserves, Lanyon Homestead, Cuppacumbalong and much more.

The route varies from freeway conditions along the Monaro Hwy and Adelaide Ave through to rural back roads along the southwestern part of the route, further away from urban areas.

Multiplexes along the route include:


1 Canberra's Engineering Heritage, Roads & Bridges
2 ACT Heritage Library
3 National Library of Australia
4 Simon Corbell, Member for Molonglo, Media Release, Tharwa Bridge Re-opens for Use - Restoration Project Nears Completion
5 ACT Planning & Land Authority, Place Name Search, Monaro Highway
6 Canberra Liberal Party

Last updated: 16-Feb-2019 20:28

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