Vision and Goals


All Australians proudly celebrate and share in the Centenary of Canberra, our nation’s capital–the city that tells the story of our country's freedom, spirit, achievements and aspirations.


  • Increase the pride and ownership of Australians in their capital.
  • Fully engage the community of Canberra, the Capital region and the broader Australian community in the celebrations.
  • Establish enduring international recognition of Canberra and its role as the capital.
  • Build the positive image and reputation of Canberra as a city and community.
  • Build lasting legacies of community value through memorable celebrations and high quality projects.
  • Create impetus for future development of the national capital.