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October 3, 2014

Dining with a Beautiful View at The Deck

01/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

Where better to sit back and take in the true beauty of Canberra than The Deck at Regatta Point. With commanding views that stretch from Mount Ainslie all the way around the Parliamentary Triangle to Commonwealth Avenue Bridge, it’s the perfect place to bring tourists or simply reacquaint yourself with the beauty of our city.

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Style Your Way To 2k - Vote for the Finalists!

30/09/2014 by Carly Devine

The 10 finalists of the Tuggeranong Hyperdome Style Your Way to 2K competition have been chosen! There's Spring Bling, Race Day Ready, Blossoming Chic and Dapper Dude... You can even check them all out on display down at the gorgeous Style Garden for a better visual and list of where you can create the outfit for yourself! Click here to VOTE for your favourite look and go into the running to win a $1,000 shopping spree*! Wouldn't that be fab, a new wardrobe for Spring and just in time for Summer.

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Win a double pass to CIDERFEST

30/09/2014 by Carly Devine

Summer is coming, and as soon as the first blossoms appear on the stark branches of our city’s trees, thoughts turn to cider. In the last few years, a veritable flood of ciders have hit the market with everyone from international companies to backyard brewers getting in on the action to develop their own interpretation of this refreshing drink. Following on from the success of previous celebrations, Siren Bar is hosting ‘Ciderfest’ in conjunction with a collection of Australia’s favourite cider brewers and this year for a great charity, the Cancer Support Group.

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Gig Review: Kingswood

30/09/2014 by Jen Taylor

Melbourne’s Kingswood are arguably Australia’s closest answer to America and Europe’s Rock music scene, and they decided to show Canberra what that means at ANU bar on Thursday night. The Sinking Teeth started with an unexpectedly loud clash of drums that sounded like gunshots. With their screaming vocals and screeching guitars, they seemed an odd fit with Kingswood, but there were some nice harmonies that featured occasionally through tracks.

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Wine and Dine at Lerida Estate

30/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

To have two long weekends in a row is a great treat. What not make the most of the second of these by enjoying a day in the sun at Lerida Estate Winery? It’s a fantastic drive up the Federal Highway to Lake George, and the team at Lerida has filled all three days with activities. No matter if it’s a brief stop-in for a break, or a full day taking in the many options to relax and enjoy, there is something here for everyone.

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Recap: ONE DAY live at ANU Bar

30/09/2014 by Jen Taylor

Canberra was the last stop of the One Day tour, and if the party that took place at ANU Bar is any indication, what a tour it must have been! This gig was destined to be something a bit special – 4 of Sydney’s biggest upcoming hip-hop acts playing separately, then uniting as the supergroup One Day for the final act.

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5 Fashion Rules...

26/09/2014 by Carly Devine

Fashion is easy and you'll stand out in a great way if you stick to these simple rules! 1. SHOW SKIN STRATEGICALLY Looking truly sexy involves knowing what to bare—and what to keep under wraps. Otherwise, where's the mystery? Choose one (only one) body part and show it off. 2. ACCESSORISE IN BRIGHTS If you've got a closet full of neutrals - navy, black, camel, or gray - add energy with boldly hued shoes and bags. Not only is a hunter green satchel more lively than ho-hum black, but it's also surprisingly versatile. 3. EMBRACE YOUR SHAPE

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What type of dress is best suited for your body type?

26/09/2014 by Carly Devine

Dressing for your body shape is very important to both look your best and feel your best. Since the weather is warming up and your starting to bare those legs in fun new dresses, we have put together a little guide together to help you choose the best style for your shape. Busty V neckline dresses help to minimise a buxom chest. A line skirt and details help draw attention away from the chest and visually balance your frame Hourglass Emphasise a defined waist for the hourglass figure. Your shape is naturally well-balanced. Pear shape

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Five things to do this Weekend

26/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

If you aren't jetting off somewhere by plane, boat or car for the long weekend, make sure you get out-and-about in our happening city! There's lot's going on, and the weather is set to be sunny and warm! 1. Floriade Nightfest at Commonwealth Park Don’t miss out this year! Click here to visit Ticketek and book in your ticket for tonight or Saturday night now!

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Floriade's Nightfest Ready to Light Up the Night

23/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Tonight, Floriade’s Nightfest throws open the gates for what will surely be another successful season of this much-loved Canberra event. From 6.30pm until late on Saturday, you’ll be treated to comedy, magic, delicious food, amazing circus-style performances and a gorgeous view of Floriade under the lights.

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