Article Archive

August 30, 2016

Fresh Flavours at Wagamama

11/01/2011 by Luisa De Liseo

Wagamama is a sleek chain of ‘Asian-inspired noodle’ restaurants which first opened in London in 1992 and has since expanded all over the world. The Canberra restaurant joined the global family after the redevelopment of the Canberra Centre in 2007.


Little Red @ Australia Day Live

11/01/2011 by Jil Hogan

Joining the likes of Thirsty Merc, Jessica Mauboy and the McClymonts, Melbourne indie pop sensation Little Red are bringing their infectious tunes to Australia Day Live. Having previously played at the ANU Bar, the boys are looking forward to returning and belting out some of their biggest hits, including crowd favourite Rock It off latest album, Midnight Remember. “Rock It always gets the best reception,” says Tom Hartney (vocals, percussion). “We’ve never experienced anything like it before. When we start playing it the crowd goes bananas!”


Summer Clearance @ Things of Desire

06/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

Things of Desire at Manuka is having a huge Summer clearance, with 10 - 50% off all stock storewide. The sale includes discounts on labels such as Cop Copine, Etincelle, Adam pour Eve, Nougat, Kondo, Viaggio, Anatopik, Coven, 2026 and Le Copine. Get in quick - the sale ends January 31st. Things of Desire - Shop 6 Style Arcade, Manuka ACT.


Fundraiser for Omar Musa @ Transit Bar

06/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

Transit Bar welcomes hip-hop back in 2011 with a special album fundraiser event for local hip-hop legend Omar Musa. Hailing from Queanbeyan, Omar Musa is a rapper and poet who has won numerous awards and continues to make impressive inroads both within Australia and overseas. Following sporadic collaborations during university in California, Omar Musa and friend Mighty Joe completed a successful Indonesian tour and decided to form hip-hop duo MoneyKat. The gig on Saturday 8th January is to raise funds to support their quest of recording an album in California and Seattle, USA.


WIN Tickets: Altiyan Childs @ Southern Cross Club

24/12/2010 by OutinCanberra

WIN TICKETS! Following on from his X Factor win, Altiyan Childs is coming to Canberra in February, with guests, X Factor, finalists Luke and Joel. His debut album features re-recorded studio tracks of some of the incredible performances on The X Factor including Livin’ On A Prayer, Never Tear Us Apart, Hey Soul Sister and Lady In Red, as well as recordings of his standout performance of Summer of 69 and his winning single, Somewhere in the World. Don't miss their only Canberra show! Tickets available for show only or dinner and show.


Paul Kelly @ The Playhouse

23/12/2010 by OutinCanberra

Paul Kelly, one of the country's most prolific songwriters is coming to Canberra in January 2010. Touring The A To Z shows, Kelly will perform 100 songs from his vast catalogue alphabetically over four consecutive nights, including fvourites 'Before Too Long', 'Dumb Things' and 'To Her Door'. Expect nothing short of a playful and honest, insightful and intimate performance from Paul Kelly at these shows. Tickets are available either for individual nights, or as discounted multi night bundles. Tickets are available from


Cloud Control @ Transit Bar

22/12/2010 by OutInCanberra

Blue Mountains quartet Cloud Control rocked a packed-out Transit Bar on Thursday December 6. Supported by locals Cat Cat, the band wowed the crowd with hits from their debut album Bliss Release. The gig was part of their sold-out Australian tour before the band relocate to the UK in 2011.


Be pampered at Beauty Spot for $69!

21/12/2010 by OutInCanberra

Half hour massage, discovery facial and express manicure at Beauty Spot for only $69! Take time out from the stressful festive period and be pampered at Beauty Spot for only $69. First up, let all of your worries drift away with a relaxing half hour back and shoulder massage. The nourishing blend of Pure Fiji exotic nut extracts will rapidly hydrate and condition your skin.


Bicicletta Opens in New Acton

21/12/2010 by Jil Hogan

Canberrans are now able to experience the traditional taste of Italy, with the opening of Bicicletta this month. Nestled next to Flint and Parlour in the New Acton courtyard, Bicicletta injects a much-needed dose of relaxation and comfort in the predominantly fine dining precinct. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the venue features true Italian cuisine and caters for all occasions, from formal sit-down meals to quick lunches on the go.


Ellory Lane VIP Event Review

20/12/2010 by OutInCanberra

The Ellory Lane VIP night saw the Canberra Centre store packed to the brim. Local designers Little Sparrow, Latsamy, Elecie & Frankie, Jane Vistoria and T-Heinrich were on hand to discuss their new Summer lines. Guests were treated to the fashion parade, teamed with champagne and a DJ. Photos by Chris Whitfield.