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May 30, 2015

Marble & Grain's Seasonal Treats

08/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Did you notice that the weather has become decidedly cooler? It’s time to pack away the picnic blankets and head for the warmth of the indoors. Fortunately, Marble & Grain in Braddon is the ideal place to hide away from winter’s chills. Since opening in late 2014, the team at Marble & Grain has steadily built to include some of the most experienced cooks in Canberra. The recent arrival of Chef Danny Russo only adds to the expertise in the kitchen, bringing knowledge that can only be gained through working with some of the best restaurants across the world.

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Canberra Centre hosts Kerrie Hess Exhibition

07/04/2015 by Janette Lenk

Kerrie Hess is Australia’s most famous water colour artist. She graced the stage at Canberra Centre with her modest presence to help launch the Centre’s Autumn/Winter 2015 season. With Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Vogue as her clients, she is the sweetest woman just like her water colour images. The reveal of Kerrie’s exhibition was a delightful hit! Canberra Centre hosted an exhibition that includes both existing works and five exclusive designs reflecting Canberra style – featuring outfits inspired by our retailers with iconic Canberra backgrounds.

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Spongebob Wets our Pants

07/04/2015 by Sam Tremayne

Yeah, it’s a film for kids… but the majority of SpongeBob Squarepants fans are actually Generation-Y-born-1990s babies, and as much as it hurts to say (as a 24 year-old fan for all those years), I was definitely concerned that Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out of Water would be well past it's use-by date.

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A Glam New Look For FASHFEST

31/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

In a matter of a few short weeks, the red carpet will be rolled out and glammed up guests will walk up the steps of the National Convention Centre and enter another world: The world of FASHFEST. Tickets were released only days ago, and are running hot with more than 50 per cent of VIP seats already gone.

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Paint and Paste-ups: The Tocumwal Lane pARTy!

30/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Well, as promised, a great collective featuring many of Canberra’s best street artists gathered together on Sunday to redecorate Tocumwal Lane – a long-neglected part of central Canberra. The atmosphere was amazing. As DJ Juzlo belted out tunes from a tent located in the centre of the space, around fifteen artists worked on ladders, at ground level and with each other to fully realise the theme of Superheroes, Villains and Sci-Fi across the many walls.

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Andy Bull - A Man Who Talks Too Much?

28/03/2015 by Jen Taylor

Andy Bull is in every sense charming: his music, manner, on-stage banter, presence on social media, and his views in general. He recently played the spectacular Laneway Festival, and some of us were lucky enough to catch him amongst the big names on the bill. Jen Taylor catches up with Andy on his current tour. _____________________________ You speak very fondly of the whole ‘Laneway’ experience.

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5 Tips for the Weekend

25/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Welcome back weekend! Before you start packing your bags for next weekend’s ‘long one’, we’ve still got this one to enjoy. There’s lots of fun to be had in the ACT, so strap yourselves in for all the action across Canberra in the coming days. Enjoy! 1. Sax on Legs at Lucky’s (QT Hotel) Friday from 5.00pm (Happy Hour) and 10.30pm (Sax on Legs) Here’s the way to kick off your Friday. Join the team at Lucky’s as the weekend celebration commences thanks to Newcastle’s favourite saxophonist. It’ll be a sexy mix of live music and electronic beats.

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Tocumwal Lane pARTy - Chatting With Graffik Paint

25/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

With the Tocumwal Lane pARTy only days away, with a massive event featuring DJs asnd street art with food and drinks supplied by London Burgers and Beers and Beach Brurritos. OutInCanberra caught up Geoff Filmer and Byrd – two legends in the Canberra street art and co-partners in Graffik Paint – to talk through what’s happening on Sunday and the culture of the local scene. ___________________________ Geoff is clearly excited at the prospect of getting into Tocumwal Lane for this project.

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CBR Fit - Evolution!

23/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

It’s been an amazing first month for CBR Fit. We’ve loved the way Canberrans are proud to show us how they run, jump and sweat with the #CBRFit hashtag. As a hub for our city’s social fitness movement, we’ve been inspired by the energy that you have put into over the weeks. The good news is that we‘ve only just begun!

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The Tocumwal Lane street pARTy!

23/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Over the last few years, Canberra’s Street art scene has flourished thanks to a talented crew of painters and designers, as well as the transition of illegal graffiti to a valid and valued form of expression. The progression reaches a climax this weekend with a great ‘pARTy’ in Tocumwal Lane. Located just off Bunda Street (behind Blades) it’s an area that has long-been ready for makeover.

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