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Inner south dining, Thai-riffic

31/05/2010 by Linden Heywood

It is on one of Canberra’s first subzero nights of the year that we visit the Manuka restaurant, Baan Latsamy. Baan Latsamy translates to ‘Latsamy’s home’; after co-owner and Lao Head Chef, Latsamy Phimthravitchith. On this chilly night, we are only too pleased to enter Latsamy’s welcoming restaurant, and are excited to sample her authentic and warming Lao and Thai food.

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All Our Friends Music Festival

29/05/2010 by OutInCanberra

All Our Friends is a fist-pumping, pulse-pounding international dance extravaganza where you can catch a festival-grade line-up in an intimate club setting. Catch live Laidback Luke, Felix Da Housecat, Tiga, Steve Aoki, Proxy live, Joachim Garraud and Sonic C and Felix Cartal plus, exclusively to the Canberra show, Concord Dawn, Klute, Nadastrom, The Aston Shuffle and Skool of Thought. We also extend a warm welcome to interstate guests Funktrust DJs (Syd), Paqman live (Melb), Lachlan Holland (W’gong) and AKA (W’gong).

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Nick Giannopoulos on The Kings of Mykonos: Wog Boy 2

24/05/2010 by Natalie Tsirimokos

It’s been ten years since the box office hit Wog Boy unleashed on the nation, and now Steve and Frank are back with the anticipated sequel, an island full of ethnic skewed laughs in The Kings of Mykonos: Wog Boy 2. The sequel follows Steve all the way to the Greek island of Mykonos where he travels with Frank to cash in on a lucrative family inheritance. The pair realise it’s not as straight forward as it seemed and soon discover the real meaning of 'Greek-onomics.' Old favourites step to the background to make way for a string of equally hilarious new ‘wogs.’

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Win Tickets: The Secret In Their Eyes

17/05/2010 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

The Secret In Their Eyes (Argentina) - Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Language Film 2010, written and directed by Juan José Campanella (El hijo de la novia (Son of the Bride). When criminal court investigator Benjamin Espósito (Darin) retires, he decides to write a novel based the case he never forgot, the twenty-five year old brutal rape-murder of a beautiful twenty-three year old woman.

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Win Tickets: OutInCanberra Special Preview Screening of Animal Kingdom

17/05/2010 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Welcome to the Melbourne underworld, where tensions are building between dangerous criminals and equally dangerous police. It‟s the Wild West, played out on the city's streets. Armed robber Pope Cody (Ben Mendelsohn) is in hiding, on the run from a gang of renegade detectives who want him dead. His business partner and best friend, Barry 'Baz' Brown (Joel Edgerton), wants out of the game, recognising that their days of old-school banditry are all but over.

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Make Poverty History Concert @ UC Refectory

17/05/2010 by Steph Dagmar

Poorly timed stage dives, fire alarms, and a mass evacuation did little to dampen the spirits of the crowd at the Make Poverty History concert. Held in the refectory at the University of Canberra, it was a night of fine music and fine dancing. With a packed line-up playing from six o'clock through to ten-thirty, the crowd were in great spirits to support such a worthy cause. The concert aimed to raise awareness for poverty stricken countries and involve more people in the fight to end global poverty.

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Wine 'N' Wagyu @ Flint Dining Room & Bar

17/05/2010 by OutInCanberra

Wine 'N' Wagyu at Flint Dining Room & Bar featuring wines from Shaw Vineyard Estate and Wagyu beef from Gundooee, the ONLY certified organic Wagyu producers in Australia. This event is the perfect opportunity to sample this unique beef alongside some of the best wines the region has to offer. Gundooee is an environmental and ethical family farm in the region, 100% Australian owned and operated. Their Wagyu beef is certified organic, certified Wagyu, rich in flavour and nutrition.

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Hotel dining impresses

17/05/2010 by Luisa De Liseo

I didn't quite know what to expect from my visit to Breeze Restaurant & Sports Bar, the dining option for guests staying at the popular Clifton Suites, Northbourne Avenue in Braddon.

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Dan Sultan @ UC Refectory

17/05/2010 by OutInCanberra

Dan Sultan continues to shine as the music industry takes a keen interest in the progress of this man and his band. With a star that’s been swiftly rising since the release of the second and highly acclaimed album Get out while you can the band’s powerhouse performances are reputed to be amongst the most talked about shows in the country. With a voice that is simultaneously sweet and rough, front man Dan Sultan knows how to turn on a crowd.

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Canberra's fashion superstar shows at RAFW

12/05/2010 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Canberra trained fashion export, Anthony Capon, has turned heads once again with the launch of his debut collection, a.concept at Rosemount Australian Fashion Week (RAFW). The flamboyant winner of Project Runway Australia Season 2 was named ‘it’ boy for his clever man skirt designs, use of black and high quiff. a.concept's Spring/Summer 2011 walked the RAFW runway as part of the RTW 3 Group Show. The other labels to show with a.concept were Humility Couture, Mawla'i, Nana Judy, Premonition and {Un}NakeD.

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