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August 24, 2016

Win Film Tickets: Furry Vengeance

08/09/2010 by OutInCanberra FreeStuff

For Mother Nature, revenge is a dish best served...furry! In this hilarious family comedy with a message, greedy developers try to pave over paradise and unwittingly launch a side-splitting battle between man and nature. And anyone who doesn’t learn that “green” isn’t just the colour of money might just end up as road kill!


NightFest @ Floriade 2010

07/09/2010 by OutInCanberra

WIN TICKETS! Unlock your imagination as the daytime festivities of Floriade spill into five spectacular nights of fun and enchantment at Floriade NightFest 2010. Floriade’s after-dark extravaganza returns with a spectacular new program, including comedy, acrobatics, music, shopping, cocktails and movies under the stars. From 22 to 26 September, experience an illuminated wonderland of beautiful blooms, fun activities and thrilling entertainment for all ages.


Frocktober hits Canberra next month

06/09/2010 by OutInCanberra

Hold onto your petticoats because Frocktober is on its way! The month-long charity event that raises money and awareness for ovarian cancer is finally coming to Canberra, thanks to the commitment of a small group of local frockaholics. Frocktober puts forward a challenge to girls, women and interested men far and wide, to don a frock for a day, week, fortnight or a full month during October, and get sponsored for it.


Canberra Nara Candle Festival

05/09/2010 by OutInCanberra

Join in the celebration of Japanese culture at the Canberra Nara Candle Festival. This year’s Festival marks the 17th anniversary of the Canberra-Nara sister city relationship and the 1300th anniversary of Japan’s first capital, Nara. Enjoy six hours of free entertainment, with the Rhythm Hunters headlining the program with their dramatic physical drumming performances. Martial arts demonstrations, calligraphy, origami and kids craftwork are activities for the entire family to enjoy at this year’s Festival.


Angus & Julia Stone @ Llewellyn Hall

03/09/2010 by Steph Dagmar

It was a magical evening at the Llewellyn Hall as the enchanting Angus and Julia Stone stopped by to impart their folk wizardry on the audience. It has only been six months since Angus and Julia made the somewhat misguided decision to play at the ANU bar. This time around their venue choice was more informed, and the Australian National University's Llewellyn hall the perfect setting.


It's Wine Week @ One Restaurant & Bar

03/09/2010 by OutInCanberra

LOVE WINE? So do we! Come and help kick-start spring with 'Wine Week', at One Restaurant and Bar. One Restaurant and Bar will be showcasing wineries and local produce throughout the week, a great way to wind down after a busy day! MONDAY 13 SEPTEMBER 5 - 7:30pm: Complimentary wine tasting with Pooles Rock, Berton Vineyards, Mount Majura and happy hour.


Local designer, 'a Little Mad Hatter'

03/09/2010 by Natalie Tsirimokos

Canberra student and fairytale lover, Una Park, likes little hats. Driven by the excitement of the Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, Una dreamed up her own way to pay homage to the fairytales she loves so dearly, creating Little Mad Hatters. “I have always been dreaming of creating something unique and beautiful, and suddenly thought - mini hats!” Little Mad Hatters offer beautiful millinery in playful colour concepts and adorable styles, inspired by years of hat-watching.


Headspace 10: Self/reflections

03/09/2010 by OutInCanberra

Headspace 10: Self/reflections is a national secondary school student art exhibition. We invited school based art educators from all states and territories to work with their secondary school level students to explore the Headspace 10 theme, Self/reflections, through portraiture. The work could be in any media and can explore the possibilities of portraiture in the broadest sense. Works from schools from Years 7/8 through to Year 12 were submitted for consideration, by a panel, for inclusion in the exhibition.


Impro Chic @ The Street Theatre

26/08/2010 by OutInCanberra

The weekend will celebrate the talent of Canberra’s best female improvisers and special guests Rama Nicholas (Melbourne) and Monique Dykstra(Sydney). This charity event will see $5 from every ticket going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). The stage is set and Chic begins by posing the question ‘What would happen if two strangers in the audience were to meet?’ Their chance meeting is played out before your very eyes in 'Chance Encounters.'


Fit2Date Canberra launch session

25/08/2010 by OutInCanberra

Consider yourself a hot biscuit, but tired of dating men with bigger breasts than yours? And likewise lads, you're not sexist, but you do appreciate a good set of pins to go with those washboard abs you work so hard to maintain. If this sounds like you then maybe like Young MC you're "looking for love in all the wrong places". It might be time to swap your late nights trawling bars for some early morning training sessions with Fit2Date. Everyone's welcome to the launch of Fit2Date in Canberra so long as you meet the simple criteria: