Australian Government, the Australian Office of Financial Management

Canberra Life

Canberra is not just about politics! Canberra has all the lifestyle amenities, city services and events of a world-class capital, yet the bush is on our doorstep and the snowfields and south coast beaches are within easy reach.

Canberra offers a choice of lifestyles for you. There is a thriving café restaurant scene. 

For families there is an outstanding school system, excellent health services, shorter commuting times, no tolls, and plenty of fresh air.

Parkes and the Parliamentary Triangle

AOFM is located with the Treasury Building in Parkes – close to Lake Burley Griffin and many open spaces.  The established trees in the area provide shade in Summer and a colourful show in Autumn.

The office is across the road from the National Library, the National Science and Technology Centre (Questacon) and a few minutes from the National Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, the High Court, Old Parliament House, Parliament House, and Reconciliation Place.

Bus services to all areas of Canberra are only a few minutes walk from our front door.  Parking is also available nearby.


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