Article Archive

September 18, 2014

Crooked Colours - Live at Transit Bar

22/07/2014 by Jen Taylor

Every band that comes to Canberra these days comments on how cold it is and how grateful they are that people actually braved the cruel outside world to attend their gig. We do like to think of ourselves as sort of understated superheroes, though Transit Bar did seem to take longer than normal to fill up on the night of Crooked Colours’ album tour.


The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour

22/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event, and in 2014 it’s on the road once more bringing the best of the fest to Canberra.


AHA Awards for Excellence - Worthy Winners

21/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Tonight, QT Hotel Canberra played host to the 2014 Australian Hotels Association’s Awards for Excellence. Always held on Monday night (in reflection of the ‘weekend’ for most of those gathered in the room) the AHA Awards are a fantastic opportunity for those in the hospitality industry to get together, celebrate their efforts across the previous 12 months, and generally let their hair down.


Rat & Co - Live at Transit Bar

14/07/2014 by Jen Taylor

Mention Rat & Co to the general populace and they might not know who you’re talking about – as soon as you say it’s the project of Chet Faker’s bass player, Josh Delaney, people quickly catch up. The key question when attending Transit Bar to see them play was whether this would overshadow them in any way – associations can either make or ruin an act.


All Day Special - Waldorf on London

11/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Waldorf on London has been a feature of Canberra’s inner-city life for 15 years. With a consistent trade and friendly professional service, it’s little wonder then that their dining room has been busy all that time. And with good reason; The Waldorf, as a bar/café and restaurant that also services the always-busy apartments upstairs, has a finely tuned menu designed to ensure the best experience no matter what time of day you might choose to dine.


Nice and Easy - PJ O'Reilly's in Canberra City

04/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

You have to be impressed with a pub that manages to combine inner city formality with a relaxed feel that makes everyone feel like they belong. That’s what PJ O’Reilly’s in the City manages to do with ease – provide a comfortable space where Tradies stand next to Suits and often engage in the same conversations.


Style: Primped and Pampered at Style & Beauty Within

30/06/2014 by Carly Devine

One of the first to open for business inside Mode 3 on the trendy Lonsdale Street in Braddon was the super chic hair and beauty salon, Style & Beauty Within. The salon is run by passionate Mother and Daughter duo Belinda and Rachel Morgan, whom have both been in the business for more than 20 years combined and have worked with a number of high profile people such as Ruby Rose and Erin McNaught.


Hustle&Scout and The Forage Winter Edition!

26/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

The Hustle&Scout Twilight Fashion Market is back on Saturday 5 July - this time with their Winter Edition. Also returning is The Forage - teaming with Hustle and Scout and St Vincent de Paul to raise donations and awareness for this year’s fundraiser, the Vinnies 2014 Winter Appeal.


The Scandinavian Film Festival is Coming Soon - See the schedule and WIN tickets!

24/06/2014 by OutInCanberra

From uplifting comedies to dark suspenseful thrillers, and family dramas set in sumptuous cinematic landscapes, the Scandinavian Film Festival has it all, showcasing stunning award-winning films from Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland.


Local Fashion Trail Event at Lucky's

17/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Join us for a fabulous event showcasing some of Canberra’s best local businesses in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle industries. From vintage threads to high fashion style, Canberra has a lot to offer. The Local Fashion Trail event is the perfect opportunity to get to know some of the best of our brands and boutiques. The inaugural event is taking place in the warm and friendly atmosphere of Lucky’s, which is a part of the amazing QT Hotel, and will feature live models introducing a runway show with a twist.