Notice: The Canberra Netball Centre in Lyneham is no longer a legal graffiti practice site. Unauthorised painting or defacement of property at this location is an offence.
Site users: Please check with this website prior to painting.
Legal graffiti sites
There are currently 26 legal graffiti art sitesaround Canberra. Each wall is signposted indicating that it is a legal site. The sites are:
Stormwater drain under Tharwa Drive adjacent to the playing fields
Toilet block walls, Chifley Oval near the cricket nets not the shops.
- Underpass, Tuggeranong Parkway, near Waldock Street and Badimara Street, Waramanga
Underpass, McCulloch Street 100 metres south of Cotter Road
Underpass behind Florey shops (one wall only)
Underpass, Ginninderra Creek, under Ginninderra Drive
Underpass, corner of Baldwin Drive and William Slim Drive
Athllon Drive cycle underpass between Greenway and Kambah
Skate park half pipe, two walls facing carpark
Hit up wall, basketball court, Hawker College, Murranji Street
- Isabella Plains
Underpass, Noorooma Street
Underpass, Maribyrnong Avenue between Diamantina Crescent and Daintree Crescent
Underpass, Maribyrnong Avenue between Ashburton Circuit and Moruya Circuit
Hit up wall, behind Mount Neighbour Primary, Boddington Circuit
Underpass, Florey Drive
Toilet block walls, Lyneham Primary School Oval, Hall Street.
Parks Depot, Brownlee Place - ONE wall facing tennis court ONLY
Underpass, two pylons 100m North of Ginninderra Drive
Jerrabomberra Sportsground, Sturt Avenue
Underpass, Kelleway Avenue
Clift Crescent Underpass, all underpass walls
Underpass 1, Marr Street, near Marrist College, Melrose High
Underpass 2, Marr Street, near Marrist College, Melrose High
Barry Drive Sullivans Crescent catchment
Underpass, Damala Street
Storm water drain wall, Callam Street
For more information on legal graffiti practice sites and the guidelines for their use, please read the 'Graffiti Guidelines'
WARNING! Users of these art sites may be banned from using them if they fail to observe the following:
- Surfaces close to legal sites but not sign-posted as legal should not be written on.
- Offensive work will not be tolerated (this includes racist or sexist work involving crude language, violent or sexual images, or personal information)
- Legal sites regularly hit with excessive tagging or offensive work may be removed from the legal list.
- The area around legal sites must be kept clean.