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December 7, 2016

Win tickets to Chalet Girl

26/07/2011 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Felicity Jones, leads an all-star cast in new romantic comedy Chalet Girl, set to hit the big screen next month. Pretty tomboy Kim Matthews, 19, used to be a champion skateboarder but now she’s stuck in a dead end job trying to support her Dad. Opportunity comes knocking in the form of a catering job in the one of the most exclusive chalets in the Alps. At first, Kim’s baffled by this bizarre new world of posh people, champagne and skiing – but then she discovers snowboarding, and the chance to win some much needed prize money at the big end of season competition.


Beer & Food Matching @ The Durham

25/07/2011 by OutInCanberra

If you enjoy a lunch washed down with lager, get yourself to The Durham on Sunday August 7th for the Beer and Food Matching Lunch. Hot on the heels of the last beer matching event held in May, the charming Kingston venue is at it again, with an enticing range of dishes and a diverse lineup of Australian brews. Enjoy six delicious courses, each carefully matched with a beer, all for only $59 per person.


Win tickets to Stevie Nicks @ AIS Arena

25/07/2011 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Believe the rumour... rock n’ roll queen Stevie Nicks is coming to Canberra! Known for both her work with legendary super group Fleetwood Mac plus her own hugely successful solo career, Stevie Nicks is set to wow audiences on Wednesday 7th December 2011 at AIS Arena. Stevie Nicks’ incredible solo career has given her more than forty top 50 hits, selling more than 140 million albums worldwide. Her top hits include ‘Leather and Lace’, ‘Edge of Seventeen’, ‘Stand Back’, ‘Bella Donna’, ‘Rooms On Fire’ and ‘Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around’.


Foreshore 2011 Lineup Announced

22/07/2011 by OutInCanberra

Foreshore festival returns with a bang in 2011, with a huge lineup of the hottest bands and electronic acts from Australia and around the world. Taking over the East and West lawns of the Parliamentary Triangle on Saturday 26th November, Foreshore 2011 will be a day not to be missed. Headlining this year is Armin Van Buuren, LMFAO, PNAU, Ladyhawke, Afrojack, Gotye, Architecture in Helsinki, Boy & Bear, Gypsy & The Cat, Salt & Pepa, Stafford Brothers & Timmy Trumpet, Kid Kenobi plus more acts to be announced.


Justin Derrico kicks off solo Australian tour

19/07/2011 by Jil Hogan

While you may not know the name, Justin Derrico has a CV to rival some of the biggest stars. The guitarist has played with the likes of The Calling, Tina Turner, The Pussycat Dolls and Beyonce. Most recently, he’s served as Grammy Award winner Pink’s guitarist for four years, touring the world including multiple trips down under.


Woden café a real winner

19/07/2011 by Sarah Watt

Canberra has a lot of cafés, some good and some very average. Ask any Canberran and you will hear it is very difficult to know where to go to get consistently spot-on café food at a reasonable price. It is even harder to find this at the right price combined with attentive, capable staff. So, I was delightfully surprised to find exactly this on a recent visit to Calibre Café and Bar in Woden.


Sneak a peek at Angela Menz's new collection

19/07/2011 by OutInCanberra

Enjoy a sneak peek of award winning milliner and designer Angela Menz’s new collection at Benedict House. Formally trained in fashion design at the Canberra Institute of Technology, Angela discovered her natural talent and love of millinery. Having picked up many Fashions on the Field titles across Australia, she is most well known for her race wear and racing millinery.


André Rieu Live

14/07/2011 by OutinCanberra

André Rieu, the renowned Dutch violinist and conductor, performs a series of concerts every year in his hometown of Maastricht in The Netherlands. These concerts are André’s most popular with thousands of fans flying from all over the world to witness the incredible music event set amongst the dramatic backdrop of his beautiful hometown.


Scott Cameron to star in Buddy The Concert

14/07/2011 by Jil Hogan

As one of the greatest pioneers of Rock and Roll in the late 50s, Buddy Holly had a career spanning only two years before his tragic death, but his music continues to have an impact on popular music. His career will be brought to life in the new show, Buddy The Concert, about to tour the country. The show follows Buddy and his band on their journey from teenagers in high school onto the professionals that they became, and stars 23-year-old Scott Cameron, one of the most recognised Buddy Holly performers in the world.


Win tickets to Short Stack @ National Convention Centre

13/07/2011 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Short Stack are back with a hot new album and national headline tour for 2011, stopping by at the National Convention Centre on Saturday July 23rd. With four national sell-out tours already under their belt, Shaun Diviney (vocals/guitar), Andy Clemmensen (bass) and Bradie Webb (drums) – take their 2nd gold selling album on the road this July with ‘This Is Bat Country’ Tour!