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October 28, 2016

WIN tickets to a special screening of Hanna @ Dendy Canberra

04/07/2011 by OutInCanberra

Hanna (Saoirse Ronan) is a teenage girl. Uniquely, she has the strength, the stamina, and the smarts of a soldier; these come from being raised by her father (Eric Bana), an ex-CIA man, in the wilds of Finland. Living a life unlike any other teenager, her upbringing and training have been one and the same, all geared to making her the perfect assassin.


Godskitchen 2011 Lineup Announced

30/06/2011 by OutInCanberra

Crewed by a handpicked selection of the planet’s leading Trance DJs and fuelled by a high octane blend of the most premium beats, gravity-defying build-ups and epic breakdowns in the known universe, brace yourselves Australia... because Future Entertainment is proud to announce that Godskitchen is headed your way at warp speed for one very special mission in 2011!


Celebrate End of Financial Year @ The Deck Regatta Point

28/06/2011 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Celebrate the end of the financial year with a function at The Deck at Regatta Point. Overlooking Lake Burley Griffin and Commonwealth Park, The Deck at Regatta Point is Canberra's most magnificent and picturesque function venue. Enjoy a cocktail party for only $46.00 per person, inclusive of a range of hot and cold canapés and beverages. If you're after something more formal, celebrate with a delicious 2 course dinner for $82.50 per person, or a 3 course dinner for $97.50 per person, inclusive of all beverages. All packages include FREE venue hire.


ACT Hospitality Industry Shines at AHA Awards

28/06/2011 by OutInCanberra

Canberra’s leading restaurants, cafes, bars, nightclubs and hotels were recognised at the Australian Hotels Association’s Hospitality Awards gala dinner on Monday night. 450 people attended the event at Rydges Lakeside which saw 32 awards handed out to Canberra’s outstanding performers in the hospitality industry. Big winners on the night included George Harcourt Inn, Hotel Realm, The Hyatt, and the Diamant Hotel, all taking out multiple awards.


The Making of a Milliner

27/06/2011 by Jil Hogan

Outside of racing season, the art of millinery doesn’t get that much attention. It was given centre stage last week at the Hyatt hotel, where tomorrow’s millinery masters showed off their range of handmade wares to celebrate the completion of their CIT Certificate III in Millinery. One of the graduates, Linda Walsh, said it was a relative who inspired her to enroll in the 18 month course. “A seed was planted some years back when I discovered that my dearly departed Nana had an interest in Millinery,” she says.


Cilla Jane

27/06/2011 by Jil Hogan

Since winning the John Butler Seed Fund grant in 2006, Melbourne singer/songwriter Cilla Jane has gone on to build her profile around the country, having shared the stage with The Audreys, Kate Miller-Heidke, Tim Freedman, Brian Kennedy and Luka Bloom. In May, Jane released her second album, ‘Until Morning Comes’, an offering she describes as “eclectic pop.” For first single, ‘Into The Woods’, a haunting combination of strings, piano and vocals, Jane has been working with animator Adam Phillips to create an animated flim clip.


Recap: Wagons @ Transit Bar

27/06/2011 by Rachel Packham

Melbourne band, Wagons brought their unique take on country music to Transit Bar last Friday as part of their 'Rumble, Shake & Tumble tour'. Matt Banham, a solo artist from Adelaide warmed up the crowd with a little folk, a little synth-pop and a lot of dancing. He began with his back to the audience, repeatedly singing his name before launching into a cover of the Icehouse classic, 'Electric Blue'. Though he was different in style to the headline act, his fun, lively performance set the mood for the rest of the evening.


Koko Black Winter Evenings of Chocolate

22/06/2011 by OutInCanberra

Indulge your sweet tooth and immerse yourself in the luxurious world of chocolate at Koko Black's Winter Evenings of Chocolate. Now an annual event, this year's program invites chocolate lovers to become truly immersed in this magical food, with an exciting range of sessions including ‘Chocolate Immersion’ and ‘Dessert Degustation’.


Skipping Girl Vinegar

21/06/2011 by Jil Hogan

Since forming in 2004, Melbourne indie group Skipping Girl Vinegar have built up quite the following around the country, having already made their mark on some of the country’s biggest festivals including Splendour In The Grass, The Falls Festival, Sunset Sounds and Pyramid Rock. The five-piece are now on the road again following the recent release of their second album, ‘Keep Calm, Carry the Monkey’. “It’s a darker record but it’s still got lots of melody and hook and all that sort of stuff,” says singer/songwriter Mark Lang.


WIN Sunday Roast Buffet for 2 @ One Restaurant and Bar

21/06/2011 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Deserve a day off cooking? Enjoy a relaxing, long lunch at One Restaurant and Bar on Sundays at the Sunday Roast Buffet. For only $49.50 per person ($15 for children under 12), indulge in a sumptuous spread of salads, roast meats, vegetables plus mouth-watering desserts. Running every Sunday during winter from 12:00pm, this is the perfect way to relax and unwind with family and friends. Click here to Book Now. Win!