Belconnen Tourism, Australia

Visit Belconnen - Best of Belconnen

The District of Belconnen is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT),used in land administration. The district is subdivided into 25 divisions (suburbs), sections and blocks. The district of Belconnen lies entirely within the bounds of the city of Canberra, the capital city of Australia. As at the 2011 census, the district had a population of 92,444 people; and was the most populous district within the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). Belconnen is situated approximately 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) to the north-west of the central business district of Canberra, and surrounds an artificially created, ornamental lake, Lake Ginninderra. Lake Ginninderra was made possible by building a dam at an elbow of Ginninderra Creek. Exiting the lake, via a simple overflow, Ginninderra Creek continues, and runs north-west to its confluence with the Murrumbidgee River just beyond the north-western ACT border.


A place in Australia, Belconnen is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Belconnen, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Wagga Wagga. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Wagga Wagga for its bountiful attractions like Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens, National Art Glass Collection, Museum Of The Riverina on your trip to Belconnen. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Belconnen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Belconnen

    Know the pollution level of Belconnen before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.42 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 22.32 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 20.18 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.79 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.74 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 13.22 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.64 (Very Low)
  • Belconnen: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Belconnen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Belconnen.

    • Burglary and Theft 25.59 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 13.39 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21.13 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 17.38 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.66 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.65 (Low)
    • Attacks 16.27 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 31.18 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.59 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.51 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.18 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.94 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.82 (Low)
  • Living in Belconnen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Belconnen is 227.14 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.64 (High)
    • Climate Index 82.72 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.81 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.19 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.64 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 81.32 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.61 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 153.51 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Belconnen

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Belconnen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 55.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 65.36 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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