Canberra Comedy Festival Experience

Exclusive accommodation partner - stay where the comedians stay!

Get ready to laugh till your sides ache and stay in style at the Canberra Comedy Festival!

It’s not just accommodation; it’s a laughter-infused experience that’ll leave you rolling in the aisles.

With our Comedy Festival Experience, you’ll enjoy a delightful stay at Novotel Canberra, complete with a full buffet breakfast and tickets to one of our favourite shows at the Canberra Comedy Festival, making it the ultimate blend of comfort and hilarity.

Check out the line-up of comedic maestros awaiting your laughter:

When Show Location
March 14th, 6.30pm Michelle Brasier The Canberra Theatre – Courtyard Studio
March 15th, 7pm Heath Franklin’s Chopper The Street Theatre
March 16th, 7pm Dave Thornton The Street Theatre
March 17th, 6.30pm Jeffrey Charles, Anneli Cole and Dylan Holmes The Street Theatre
March 18th, 8.15pm Nath Valvo The Canberra Theatre – Courtyard Studio
March 19th, 6.15pm Gala The Canberra Theatre
March 20th, 7pm Ed Byrne The Street Theatre
March 21st, 8pm The Anti-Experts – Wankanomics 2.0 The Canberra Theatre
March 22nd , 8pm Jimeoin The Canberra Theatre
March 23rd, 8.45pm Wil Anderson The Canberra Theatre
View the full festival program at!

See a show you like that’s not included? Contact us directly (02) 6245 5000 (minimum 5 days’ notice required).

From the quick-witted banter of Wil Anderson to the quirky charm of Michelle Brasier, there’s a comedy flavour for every palate. And with all the shows just a hop, skip, and a jump away from our doorstep, you can enjoy the festival without breaking a sweat.

Dine in at First Edition Canberra to enjoy one of our local share boards and gourmet dinners before the show. While you’re here take full advantage of the in-door heated pool, spa and sauna for a real luxurious experience.

So why settle for a mundane getaway when you can indulge in laughter, comfort and premium leisure facilities in the City with Novotel Canberra?

Book your stay now and get ready for a comedic adventure like no other. It’s time to laugh, unwind, and create unforgettable memories—all in one uproarious package!