Article Archive

November 1, 2014

Skip and Jump Down to Hopscotch

09/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Hopscotch Bar is here, and you only have to stick your head over the simple little fence to see how quickly this has become Braddon’s favourite playground. With a gentle sense of fun, as well as some serious attention for food and drinks, there’s plenty of reason to stop in and take advantage of the light and airy interior, or the sun-filled beer garden out the front.

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Back to Basics at Vitis Eatery

06/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Vitis Eatery is a funky and fun little bar and restaurant in Braddon that is bringing a new world of flavours to Lonsdale Street. With a focus on friendly and relaxed dining – backed up by a truly fascinating menu and a stellar and an evolving wine list - Vitis is perfect for a quick snack with a glass of wine or a long evening of grazing among family and friends.

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UNCLE JED live at Transit Bar on Saturday

06/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

In 2013 family trio Uncle Jed captivated the nation with their spine tingling performances on reality TV show Australia's Got Talent. The trio went on to win the competition, propelling their album to #6 on the iTunes Charts and the audition videos receiving millions of YouTube hits. This set the platform for the band's first national tour with many of the venues selling out giving people the chance to see how much more they have to offer.

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Coolio - Live at Transit Bar

05/08/2014 by Brianna Williams

Walking into Transit Bar the feeling of old school hip-hop radiated in the speakers. Everyone was bobbing their heads to the throbbing bass with drinks flowing, anticipating the arrival of Artis Leon Ivey Jr. better known as Coolio to grace us with his hip-hop presence.

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Devdas The Musical - Win Tickets!

05/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for decades. Devdas The Musical is a 90-minute, original stage production—brought to life through a cast of 50 dazzling dancers, more than 400 show-stopping and authentic costumes and 12 original compositions. It is based on the famous story of one man and the two women who were never meant to be his—one he never loved and one he never stopped loving.

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Recap: Honkytonks Night Market - a taste of fashion and design

29/07/2014 by Mia Carr

The first ever Honkytonks Night Market kicked-off last Wednesday showcasing local artists, designers, crafters, music records and even terrariums (minus any spiders to my relief!). Walking up towards Honkytonks, the whole vicinity was infused with the smell of Mexican spice as Honkytonks' resident DJ flooded the area with upbeat house tunes.

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Havana Brown ran the night at Academy on Friday!

28/07/2014 by Carly Devine

Girls' Night Out was last Friday night at Academy, and the headline act was the gorgeous Havana Brown. Since the release of her debut single We Run the Night, the talented DJ has added 'singer' and 'dancer' to her professional title while well as making waves across Australia and the US.

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The Sydney Comedy Festival is road-tripping to Canberra - WIN tickets!

28/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Sydney Comedy Festival is road-tripping to Canberra for one night only on Saturday 2 August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre. The funniest and freshest acts of Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event have been hand-picked and squeezed into one night of world-class comedy and the best news is, we have a few juicy doubles up for grabs! To enter, fill in the form on the right and tell us a joke. Be creative, you'll win if manage to laugh out loud. Literally!

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Coolio - Bringing it to Canberra

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Coolio is coming! Oh, yeah, the man responsible for the 90s mega-hit Gangsta’s Paradise is playing at Transit Bar in a night sure to be filled with soulful sounds and fat beats. We’re talking about a hip-hop party like Canberra has never seen, with one of the highest-selling artists of the genre’s golden era leading the way all night. To get you ready for what will be a show to remember, here are some sides of Coolio you might not know. It’s all in a name

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Devdas: The Musical - Coming Soon!

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. An explosion of colour and sound. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for more than a century. Now Devdas has been transformed for the first time into a Bollywood magical musical and is coming to Canberra Theatre Centre for one night only (Saturday 16 August).

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