Franklin


Franklin (postcode: 2913) is a suburb of Canberra, Australia in the district of Gungahlin. It is named after the novelist Miles Franklin. The streets in Franklin are named after writers. It comprises an area of approximately 256 hectares. It is bounded by Flemington Road to the north and east, Wells Station Drive to the south, and Gungahlin Drive to the west.

Franklin is serviced by ACTION bus routes 57 (weekdays) and 958 (weekends). Flemington Road is serviced by the 200 series on weekdays, and 950 on weekends. Franklin will be one of the suburbs serviced by the Capital Metro light rail, which is set to open in 2019.