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Foreshore Sound Search Finals @ Academy

03/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

Kicks, OutinCanberra and RawFM are looking for young Aussie talent to be on the Foreshore 2010 line-up. The top 4 voted bands and top 4 voted DJs will go forward to play a live set at Academy nightclub on Friday 12 November. This event will be judged by reps from Foreshore, OutInCanberra and special guest judges. The winning band and winning DJ chosen from the finals will be added to the Foreshore line-up, and play a set in front of thousands of punters at Foreshore 2010.

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Love Lies & Hitler @ Street Theatre

03/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

WIN TICKETS Enter morally ambiguous territory with Lies, Love and Hitler by Elizabeth Avery Scott - a contemporary Australian drama short listed for 2009 Rodney Seaborn Playwrights Award – playing at The Street Theatre from Thursday 18th November to Saturday 27th November. Running as part of the independent artist series, Made In Canberra, this work introduces a major new local voice in text-based theatre and asks the question - Is it worse for a liar to tell the truth than for a lover of truth to lie?

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Woden Valley Festival @ Eddison Park, Woden

03/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

The Woden Valley Festival aims to inspire and unite the local community. It is a chance to celebrate lifestyle and provides the community with links to a wealth of local resources including business, social and recreational as well as showcasing a range of live music and entertainment. Enjoy tunes on the big stage with some of Canberra’s favourite bands, including; Dan Banks Band, Julia and the Deep Sea Sirens, The Wedded Bliss, Minh ha, D’Opus & Roshambo and more.

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Kingswood Cafe Bar & Grill opens in Braddon

03/11/2010 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Braddon’s dining scene has been turned up a notch with the opening of Kingswood Café Bar & Grill. Located in the cosy corner space previously occupied by Kitschen on Lonsdale street, the new venue aims to fill a hole in Braddon's entertainment offerings. With its sleek fit-out, candelabras and timber moose head, the venue has a ‘Melbourne laneway’ feel and truly demonstrates good taste, which is no surprise seeing as co-owner, Nick Bulum, already owns two boutiques in Braddon - Unit Concepts and Bourgeois Pig.

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Belluci's Manuka relaunches

01/11/2010 by Luisa DeLiseo

The Belluci's family of restaurants - in Manuka, Woden and Dickson - have been popular elements of the Canberra dining scene for many years. Belluci's has reinvented its 'flagship' restaurant in Manuka, with a revitalised menu that changes the tone of the Canberra stalwart, just as the high and ornate ceilings, drop lamps and sleek black and chrome finishes are a stark contrast to its previous look and feel.

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Stonefest 2010 @ University of Canberra

01/11/2010 by Grace Keyworth

Stonefest day dawned hot and steamy with forecast afternoon storms. That didn’t stop six thousand music lovers descending on the ovals at the University of Canberra for the 42nd Stonefest festival. I arrived at the gates at the advertised opening time of 10.30, only to be told that it would be another half an hour before they opened. Just as the first drumbeats could be heard from the main stage, security started the very thorough bag check process and ushered the eager early arrivals in.

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Thirsty for more

28/10/2010 by Grace Keyworth

The nice guys of Australian music, Thirsty Merc, are back on the road relentlessly promoting their Mousetrap Heart album, already playing 11 shows out of their 24 show, Spring Tour. Known for their hits like Someday, Someday and In the Summertime they already have a huge fan base, and are currently touring the country visiting their old fans and certainly making new ones.

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Secure your 2011 Brumbies membership

22/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

More Teams, More Games, More Local Derbies, More Tries, More Rugby and More Reasons to Stand As One with the CA Technologies Brumbies in 2011.

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Liebe Bluhm vintage frock parade this Frocktober

21/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

Just six weeks ago a local Canberra girl heard about Frocktober, the month long charity event raising money for the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation, and saw an opportunity to bring the awareness-raising celebration to the nation’s capital. With a small committee of eight volunteers, the Frocktober Canberra team have fresh and innovative ideas to boost knowledge and awareness of this cause throughout the Canberra community.

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Stonefest 2010 @ University of Canberra

20/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

The Frontier Touring Company, in association with the University of Canberra's entertainment division UC LIVE!, are thrilled to be hosting another anticipated Stonefest Festival, scheduled for Saturday 30 October 2010 at the University of Canberra. Stonefest has previously hosted an array of highly reputable local and international artists including Cut Copy, The Waifs, Paul Kelly (Stonefest 2007), Faker, Grinspoon, The Dandy Warhols (2008), Josh Pyke, Children Collide, British India, The Living End and Birds of Tokyo (2009).

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