Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Hawker

Learn about the unique charm of Hawker with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the cafes, football matches and shopping. EPIC and Canberra Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Hawker

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Hawker a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Cockington Green (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Brindabella Hils Winery (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hawker

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hawker is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • National Arboretum Canberra (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Weston Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Stromlo Forest Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lake Burley Griffin (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Hawker

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hawker?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings around Hawker. From 29 houses to 73 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hawker? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hawker. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cockington Green: 135 holiday lettings
  • Canberra Centre: 136 holiday lettings
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 136 holiday lettings
  • Telstra Tower: 136 holiday lettings
  • Australian Institute of Sport: 136 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hawker listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hawker?

Yes, of course. offers 29 Houses in Hawker. Our other popular types of Hawker holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 75 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hawker?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Hawker. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.