Article Archive

December 4, 2016

10 things to do this weekend

02/12/2016 by OutInCanberra

It’s going to be a beautiful, sunny weekend, so make the most of it by checking out some of the great events Canberra has to offer! __________________________________________ 1. Pimm's Party at Hotel Kurrajong 4:30pm Friday 2 December Kick off your weekend the right way, with a Pimm's Party at Hotel Kurrajong. The event will feature Pimm's inspired cocktails, live music and a delicious BBQ. Click here for more info. ___________________

More»

Celebrate Christmas in style with Limestone at Ainslie

29/11/2016 by Josephine Huynh

If you haven’t paid a visit to the stunning new-look Ainslie Football and Social Club, now you have no excuse! Introducing the new Limestone restaurant, café and bar, open for lunch and dinner seven days a week. The brand-new Limestone kitchen offers casual dining at its best, with a variety of options available in the one convenient location. Its menu boasts all the favourites that Canberrans have come to know and love, and features a delicious chargrill steak selection, gourmet pizzas and authentic fusion cuisine.

More»

Celebrate Christmas in the city

29/11/2016 by OutInCanberra

The Canberra Christmas Tree is back up and the lights are on, with the help of Red Nose! This year the events are bigger and better, helping you get ready for the silly season ahead. The local charity held a special event earlier this month in the city to extend its appreciation to the business community for its contribution to the installation of the huge 22-metre Christmas tree, which features its own integrated sound and light show, reminding us of how quickly Christmas sneaks up on us!

More»

A cinematic experience under the stars

29/11/2016 by Rylan Dawson

Want to experience a movie with the added joy of seeing it under the stars? Sunset Cinema provides a magical opportunity to immerse yourself in a film inside the beauty of the National Botanic Gardens. Sure, you can watch a movie indoors with zero chance of mozzies, prep work or waiting for dusk - but the Sunset Cinema creates a magic glow of projected light against the twilight sky, as well as allowing you to feel immersed in the elements of nature. The natural bush amphitheatre provides the perfect backdrop, with enough space for a social and interactive movie-going experience.

More»

A menu boasting lots of flair and finesse

29/11/2016 by Zoe Heacock

Situated in the modern, stunning Department of Finance at 1 Canberra Avenue, 1 on One Espresso is a wonderfully vibrant addition to Canberra's dining scene. Unless you’re a Barton office worker, you may not have heard about this hidden gem, and for those who haven’t had the pleasure of tasting the food at 1 On One yet, make it a must-do for summer immediately!

More»

A healthy Christmas cracker

29/11/2016 by Lisa Donaldson APD

Parties and celebrations at Christmas time often mean overindulgence. So we've put together a nutritious little cracker recipe for you to enjoy with your festive cheese or hummus dip. Best of all, it's carb-free and crunchy! NOTE: There is nothing wrong with carbs, but we had a request for a 'carb-free' cracker and here it is. These take a few hours to bake. WHAT YOU NEED: ​1/2 cup ground golden flaxseed (we used a coffee grinder)  1/4 cup chia seeds 1/4 cup whole flaxseed 1/4 cup pepitas 1 cup water 1tbs coconut oil 1tbs nut butter

More»

Five ways to keep cool

29/11/2016 by Alexandra Abbott

The warmer weather is well and truly here! So to keep you cool and calm we have put together a list of five different ways to chill down during the hot days ahead. __________________________________________ Enjoy an icy sweet treat __________________________________________ Via Dolce Pasticceria 106 Bunda Street, Canberra City

More»

Wayfarer reaches new heights

29/11/2016 by Josephine Huynh

If you’re a frequent to the Belconnen area, the new Wayfarer apartment building on the corner of Eastern Valley Way and Aikman Drive has surely caught your eye. With its stunning exterior architecture that is matched with cutting edge amenities and spectacular design within, this GEOCON development is quite literally the pinnacle of Canberra’s inner-city living, proudly standing as the capital’s new tallest residential building.

More»

Where to find Canberra's best summer drinks

29/11/2016 by Alex Dickens

Summer is just around the corner, which means longer days, warmer weather and outdoor get togethers. To get yourself ready for a summer of great chills with your mates, we have put together a list of the best season sippers around town. So gather a group of pals and organise a session at one of our five favourites! __________________________________________ Popscotch Poptails at Hopscotch (Featured in image)

More»

Flowers, art and music combine

29/11/2016 by OutInCanberra

Braddon’s favourite florist Moxom & Whitney will have more than flowers on display during the Christmas Shopping at Ori event this Thursday night, 1 December from 5:30pm to 8pm. Owners Bin and Lou are excited to welcome local photographer Daniel Spellman to exhibit and sell his work for one night only, accompanied by the musical talents of Vendulka.

More»