Article Archive

October 26, 2014

The Zombie Walk for the Brain Foundation Gets Stylish...

22/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

This year’s Zombie Walk, a charity event to raise money for the Brain Foundation, is being held on Saturday 1 November from 3:30pm. Zombie walks have been spreading across the globe for several years, raising awareness and support for various charities, and now the infection has spread to Canberra. ‘Zombie is in’ these days, made all the more famous by shows like ‘Walking Dead’ and Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’.


Spring Racing: Outfit Do's & Don'ts

22/10/2014 by Sofia Polak from The Fashion Vault

The Spring Racing Season is an exciting time for Australian fashion and is the perfect time to invest in your own style. When selecting your outfit there are some very important guidelines to consider. However, the most important is to dress head-to-toe for the season and every detail must be considered. Begin with your choice of head wear and keep in mind your face shape, hair style and the look you wish to achieve - be it vintage, on-trend, contemporary or classic. My Do’s and Dont’s: DO Accessorise, accessorise, accessorise!


Canberra Centre Food Court Turns 'One'!

22/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

As we all start thinking, “Where has the year gone?” there’s no greater reminder of how quickly time has passed than the fact that the City Walk Food Court at Canberra Centre is already celebrating its first birthday.


One On One Interview With The Living End

17/10/2014 by Jen Taylor

Over the last 20 years The Living End has dominated the Australian music scene. They’ve seen and heard it all before, but they’re still doing what they love; touring and making music. The band’s drummer, Andy Strachan, confirms they are still going from strength-to-strength. I loved it when I first joined the band - we were spending so much time over in America on tour. If we weren’t in America, we were in Australia. We were just following the sun – we never saw winter for what seemed like years.


Tasting 101 – A Century and More

15/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

This spring Canberra is the place to be for wine enthusiasts and novices alike, with a jam packed calendar of events kicking off with Tasting 101 on Thursday 23 October. Following the outstanding success of last years 100 Years, 100 Wines, Canberra’s finest wineries are back with Tasting 101 – 101 wines and more at Hotel Realm, Barton. In its second year, this is one of the largest tastings of Canberra District Wines the capital has seen under on roof, showcasing to consumers a taste of what lies beyond the cities boundaries, in their own backyard.


Keeping it Local - Paparazzi @ Garran

14/10/2014 by Yen Vi

In the suburban surrounds of Garran, you will find Paparazzi Café tucked away in the local shops. This cosy café has been running for the last 12 and a half years, serving the surrounding community and building a loyal clientele.


THE JUDGE - Movie Review

14/10/2014 by Sam Tremayne

I'll be honest, the main reason I chose to review The Judge was because the coolest man in the world, Robert Downey Jr, is the protagonist. That was enough of a selling point for me.


Beauty: 4 Steps to Perfect Hair with ghd

13/10/2014 by Jemma Mrdak

For those of you that know me, or know my hair for that matter, you’ll understand how damn hard it can be sometimes to style it correctly. Being blessed with super thick, long and unpredictable locks, it has always been important for me to be able to style my hair correctly. So, it was only fitting that when the opportunity came to trial the new ghd V Coral Bird of Paradise Limited Edition Hair Styler - I jumped at the chance!


HOT OFF THE PRESS: QT & GQ Magazine Partner up for 'GQ Generation'

09/10/2014 by Carly Devine

QT Hotels and Resorts have partnered with GQ Magazine to give Australia’s next generation of creative talent the big industry break they are looking for! QT Canberra invites all local creatives to enter the competition to not only put Canberra on the map as the playground for creative industry movers and shakers in all areas such as design, art and style but to also potentially WIN the opportunity of a lifetime! The Details The GQ Generation campaign is seeking emerging creative players in the fields of photography, styling, graphic design, grooming and writing.


The Canberra Latin Dance Festival starts next week!

08/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Canberra Latin Dance Festival starts next Friday, 17 October with a huge weekend scheduled showcasing all your favourite dance styles. Two days and three nights of back to back first class workshops, amazing performances and parties. All held under the one roof at the Australian National University (ANU) Sports and Recreational Centre. There will also be two party rooms, so you can dance all night long after the shows.