Article Archive

July 8, 2015

5 things for the Weekend!

07/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Howdy, folks! Here we are, heading into the second weekend of May. The weather doesn’t look like the best, but that doesn’t mean we’re pulling down the shutters and hiding away. Hell, no! There’s a lot to see and do this weekend. Here are our picks for fun days off. Enjoy! 1. Le Noir at Canberra Theatre Centre Friday and Saturday Night The circus comes to town in the darkest way possible as some of the world’s best acrobats head to Canberra Theatre this weekend – many of which have performed for the legendary Cirque du Soleil.


Get Amongst it! Here are 5 Scenes for a Saturday

04/05/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

There are those living in and visiting Canberra that believe our night times are limited, even boring. Those people are wrong (or at least not very creative!). There are plenty of restaurants and some awesome bars… and there are a few other interesting nighttime activities on offer that you might not have thought of!


HELENA at Academy - Win A Girls Night Out!

04/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

HELENA will be bringing her unique style of electronic vibes to Academy this Friday night! UK born, Australian/Melbourne bred and now Los Angeles based, HELENA, 27, dominates with her sound as one of EDM's most prominent DJs and electronic producers. Making her Tommorrowland debut last year and setting ablaze her own shows at Marquee Nightclub and Marquee Dayclub Las Vegas, this boss of electronica captivates arenas at Australia's largest music festivals like Stereosonic and Future Music!


Attention all 'foodies'! GourMay is here!

01/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

If you think back over the last 12 months, Canberra has gone through a dining explosion. While plenty of people are forecasting tough times in the Canberra market, we’re absolutely thrilled at the number of Canberrans who are turning this city into a true feast for the senses.


5 Things for the Weekend

30/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Welcome back weekend! Wow! How is it already May? While Canberra turns on it’s autumn charms with its annual display of red, orange and yellow leaves, we’ve scoured the best of the city to find what you should go and see and do this weekend. Enjoy! 1. Brumbies v Waratahs at GIO Canberra Stadium Friday from 7.40pm Here we go, sports fans… this is the big one! Whomever wins this game is in the box seat to take the finals spot for the Australian Conference in the Super 15 competition


The Umbilical Brothers Return to Canberra!

27/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Were you one of the thousands of people that packed venues across the city during the 2015 Canberra Comedy Festival? This year's event may have drawn to a close, but the laughs will continue with The Umbilical Brothers returning to perform their hit show at the re-scheduled dates Monday 4 May and Tuesday 5 May. The Umbilical Brothers are back with a brand new show, and it’s a KIDS SHOW! It contains violence, sexual references, drug taking and frequent coarse language. It is absolutely NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN.


Movie Review - Avengers: Age of Ultron

27/04/2015 by Sam Tremayne

One of this year’s biggest films, Avengers: Age of Ultron, is finally here. This is a movie that will break records, smash sales, sell a heap of toys and hold firm this record for a long time to come (well, until December when Star Wars comes out). It’s kind of funny that our generation’s Empire Strikes back is released the same year as the Star Wars universe is revived. Not that it matters… both films will line the pockets of Disney regardless and leaves them in a position where they’ll be Google rich in about 10 months.


5 Things for the Weekend

23/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Here we go… after years of build-up the 100th Anniversary of ANZAC is upon us. While this important event is a central part of the weekend in Canberra, there are other things on offer. Enjoy! 1. The Spanish Film Festival at Palace Electric Cinemas. All weekend Nothing gets the blood pumping like a good old piece of Spanish film-making, be it a comedy or a smouldering love story, this is a culture that can really dial up the emotion.


Let's Go Deep - Black Sea Film review

21/04/2015 by Sam Tremayne

Black Sea is the kind of movie that’ll probably fly under your radar (or sonar in this case). It’s the story of Jude Law’s Robinson and his quest to haul a lost World War II treasure from a German U-Boat deep under the Turkish sea. Simultaneously, Robinson needs to solve his money woes and reunite his broken family. This is a film that goes in directions that will divide opinions (or perhaps would have, had anyone seen it).


Movie: SPOT - Win Tickets

21/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

From the Spanish Embassy in Canberra, director César Espada has created what is all at once an engrossing, disturbing and twistedly comedic story of deliberate cruelty with SPOT.