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CIT & FashionACT Present: Raw Edge @ NMA

19/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

The Canberra Institute of Technology and FashionACT Present: Raw Edge - A showcase of 15 innovative fashion designers from the graduating Bachelor of Design (Fashion Design) class of 2009. ‘Raw Edge’ celebrates the debut collections designed and produced by Canberra’s most creative and dedicated contemporary designers. The end of year parade staged by CIT Fashion's graduating class has proven to be the largest and most impressive event on Canberra's fashion calendar. Don't miss the opportunity to gaze at our latest batch of talented fashionistas.

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Ginger Lane Markets

19/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Come along to Old Parliament House for their monthly summer twilight markets from 5pm 'til 9pm. Browse and buy unique products, with drinks and delicious things to eat served at Double Happiness. On Friday 4th December your local favourite stalls include: Look Mama, Jackson & Kerr, Blue Mallee Outdoor Products, Cardog Design, Textile Designs, Chinchilla Creations, Rustic Treasures, Melanie Swan Designs, Heidi and Goat, White Crane Creations, Decofusion Studio, Created for You, Silk Sisters, Vanessa Welham, Arbonne, B's Dezigns, Bush Flavours Fudge & more. Don't miss out!

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Belvedere IX worldwide launch comes to Canberra

18/11/2009 by OutInCanberra

Belvedere IX (pronounced One-X) is the new luxury vodka from Belvedere that brings the ultimate in vodka quality. The “IX”, also refers to the nine ingredients infused with this vodka, giving it a distinct taste, and thus a very distinct branding. Thursday 3 December will see Belvedere IX launch here in Canberra at Tongue & Groove. Not only will Tongue & Groove play host to this one-of-a-kind event, but the popular nightspot will also be the only venue to stock and sell Belvedere IX in our nation's capital – emphasizing exclusivity at its finest.

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17/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Showcasing the work of five emerging artists, play_pause_repeat_ explores ideas of movement, body and digital manipulation in the context of time-based mediums. The works featured are designed to stretch the potential of the human body, investigate the position of the body in the digital age and explore the merge of man and machine. Through utilising and mimicking digital and computer technologies (such as file manipulation, torrent downloading and youtube) we are embracing the prospects these technologies give us. A night of live performance and video installation featuring:

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Empire of the Sun headline Foreshore

16/11/2009 by OutInCanberra

Canberra's premier dance festival event, Foreshore is back in 2009 with more oomph and the announcement of the biggest headliner yet - Empire of the Sun. With their debut album already achieving platinum sales and 3 huge hit singles in the form of ‘Walking On A Dream,’ ‘We Are The People’ and ‘Standing On The Shore,’ it's little surprise that Empire of the Sun are the hottest new dance act in Australia and are amongst the favourites to win major awards at this years ARIA awards. Second round line up: EMPIRE OF THE SUN Chris Fraser (Syd) Jaytech Sam Scratch (Syd)

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The Australian

12/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Owner of the new city pub, Jason Graham puts it simply; The Australian is a good ol' fashioned pub. "There are so many cocktail bars in Canberra we wanted to do something more laid back, based on good beer and good food." The Australian launched last week, occupying the city centre space formally home to Woodstock Pizzeria. Not just your run of the mill pub, inside you'll find a full restaurant and up-stairs Sports Bar. The Australian aims to project the 'great Australian dream' with 44 gallon drums-come-furniture and other outback inspired décor.

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Tori Amos w/ Ray Mann @ Canberra Theatre Centre

12/11/2009 by Liam Budge

It was a peculiar night at the Canberra Theatre as many gathered to watch Grammy-nominated Tori Amos. Although, as the audience witnessed a minimalist performance, they could not have felt anything but cheated by an underwhelming concert. Supporting Amos, was Sydney musician Ray Mann. Having recently seen Ray Mann Three at Transit, it was interesting to see Ray Mann removed from his usual musical backdrop.

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Restaurant Review: Ostani Restaurant & Bar

12/11/2009 by Sarah Watt

The closing of Hotel Realm’s ‘Bacchus Bar’ happened quickly and quietly... almost as quickly and quietly, Canberra has been given a fantastic new, modern eatery/bar in its place. Ostani Lounge Bar & Restaurant opened a month ago and has already gained a strong following. I visited Ostani on a Friday at lunchtime and I was surprised to see many of the indoor and outdoor tables packed with a variety of diners; a boisterous table of ladies lunching, business people privately seated in booths and couples gazing at one another across the table.

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Handmade Christmas Market

11/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

WIN a gift hamper RRP $200! On Friday November 20 and Saturday November 21 Handmade will again be open for trading at the Yarralumla Woolshed for ‘A Handmade Christmas’ Market. With over 10,000 hungry shoppers gracing the woolshed for the last event, Handmade Market can be deemed nothing short of a huge success. Market founder Julie Nichols is continually impressed by stall holder applications, announcing the upcoming market to be ‘nothing short of amazing.’ “We had so many fantastic applications we could fill the woolshed twice!”

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The Canberra Cup

11/11/2009 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Sunday 29 November 2009 The Canberra Cup is fast approaching and you won’t want to miss it – after all – it’s your cup! Much more than local racing and a great day out, the Canberra Cup features cost effective marquee packages, a trip for 2 to Hong Kong to be won in Fashions on the Field, a Myer Pamper Lounge and great entertainment all day. OutInCanberra has compiled all the information you need so you can get informed, get organised and have a great day.

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