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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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NewActon's breakfast haven

20/10/2010 by Sarah Watt

They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and after visiting Urban Food Store + Cafe, I am inclined to agree. Two friends and I decided to have a lazy catch-up over breakfast before work on a glorious Canberra spring day.

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Sound Search: VOTE NOW

18/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

We're looking for Canberra's hottest band and DJ to play at this year's Foreshore. The winners will sit on a stellar line-up, alongside Temper Trap + Tiesto and play to more than 10,000 punters. The choice is YOURS, vote for your favourite local band and DJ NOW. Just by voting you'll go into the draw to WIN a double VIP Foreshore experience. ...Browse artists, listen to tracks + VOTE NOW

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Austen Tayshus presents 'Season of Comedy'

18/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

Austen Tayshus presents Season of Comedy at Casino Canberra. Every Thursday from 14 October to 2 December you can catch great comedy with Austen Tayshus and two new support comedians, every week. This Thursday (October 21) Greg Kimball and James Priest will take to the stage for 90 minutes worth of laughs.

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Amy Meredith @ The Maram

15/10/2010 by Steph Dagmar

Tuggeranong turned up in force to support rising pop-kings, Amy Meredith. Performing at the newly refurbished, Maram, the group were touring their debut album Restless. Opening the evening were Dirty Secrets and The Take. Both bands ably supported Amy Meredith and mostly succeeded in luring the crowds towards the stage. Dirty Secrets in particular performed well with their blend of nu-wave rock, infusing driving beats with the melodic vocals of lead-singer, Jarrah McCleary.

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Hungry Kids of Hungary visit Canberra next month

15/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

While the mere mention of their name often invokes raised eyebrows and amused smiles among the uninitiated, Brisbane four-piece Hungry Kids of Hungary produce music that inspires equal measures of curiosity and joy. Dressing their immaculate indie tunes with a healthy dose of 60s pop sensibility and lashings of soul HKoH have wasted no time in carving out a name for themselves on the Australian music scene with a quartet of radio singles and their relentless Touring regime.

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ACTTAB Melbourne Cup Race Day 2010 @ Thoroughbred Park

12/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

If you can't make the trip down south, there is only one place you really have to be in Canberra on Melbourne Cup day - Thoroughbred Park. The ACTTAB Melbourne Cup Race Day is one of the biggest social events of the year for racing fans, socialites and fashionistas alike, who will witness the running of the Melbourne Cup on the big screen in Flemington whilst surrounded by the atmosphere and excitement of local racing. And this year the Melbourne Cup celebrates its 150th year.

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Review: Cirque Mother Africa @ Canberra Theatre Centre

12/10/2010 by Steph Dagmar

It was a melting pot of African culture and circus theatrics as the Canberra Theatre welcomed Mother Africa to its stage. Combining explosive acrobats, energetic dances, traditional music and much more, Mother Africa certainly lived up to its description as a 'Circus of the Senses'. The show combined the talents of entertainers from nine African countries, who leapt and performed to the audiences' delight.

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An Evening Frocktacular @ Thoroughbred Park

08/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

Canberrans frocked up in masses and made their way to 'An Evening Frocktacular' at Thoroughbred Park, Thursday 7 October. The event, hosted by Frocktober Canberra and Thoroughbed Park, successfully raised $3500 for the Ovarian Canberra Research Foundation. Frocks by local designers, boutiques and milliners walked the runway, including; Hats by Trish, JASH, Sofia Polak and Angela Menz. Canberra's Roller Derby Leauge also made an appearance, modelling vintage pieces from the collection of Katherine Horak - on wheels!

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The Holidays: Official Album launch @ Transit Bar

07/10/2010 by OutInCanberra

WIN A CD + DOUBLE PASS We've seen some mighty fine talent head through the doors at Transit Bar and this event is no exception. The Holidays, a band of momentous talent and tunes that keep you coming back for more are coming to Transit Bar with their fabulous new album, Post Paradise.

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