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Which local band & DJ won a spot at Foreshore? Find out!

16/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

After more than 50 artist applications, 10,000 votes and a grand final event, OutInCanberra is pleased to announce the Sound Search 2010 winners – Skin & Bones (DJ) and Fun Machine (band). These Canberra musicians have won a spot on the Foreshore 2010 line-up and will perform alongside Temper Trap and Tiësto! Skin & Bones consists of two young influential politicians from the nation’s capital. Notorious for their ‘left wing’ policies and scandalous private lives, the pair of troublemakers enjoy a spot of fly fishing, caramel slice and glitchy electro rave in their spare time.

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Win Tickets: The Last Exorcism

16/11/2010 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

Produced by Eli Roth (director of Cabin Fever and Hostel), The Last Exorcism brings audiences as close to a real exorcism as they would ever want to get. When he arrives on the rural Louisiana farm of Louis Sweetzer, the Reverend Cotton Marcus expects to perform just another routine "exorcism" on a disturbed religious fanatic. An earnest fundamentalist, Sweetzer has contacted the charismatic preacher as a last resort, certain his teenage daughter Nell is possessed by a demon who must be exorcized before their terrifying ordeal ends in unimaginable tragedy.

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Canberra Cup 2010 @ Thoroughbred Park

16/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

The $200,000 Canberra Cup is one of Canberra's 3 feature race days and with the excitement both on and off the track. Experience the colour and excitement of spring racing at the Canberra Cup.

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Get your ticket to the hottest fashion event of 2010

09/11/2010 by OutInCanberra

The Canberra Institute of Technology's graduating fashion design class will present their full collections on Sunday, 5 December 2010 at Archetype10. Running for more than 10 years, the graduating design parade has consistently been the most anticipated fashion event on the Canberra calendar. This year’s designers include: Mai Adams, Megan Bockwinkel, Emma Chilman, Alex Ewens, Oumaya Issa, Sophie Loader, Penelope Murdoch, Sarasi Perera, Maya Pratt, Laura Steel, Sophia Vardos. Tickets are selling fast.

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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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