Article Archive

December 3, 2016

A toast to the local community

25/10/2016 by OutInCanberra

Always wanted to help out a charity, but not sure where to begin? Well here’s a great way to start, and a great way to enjoy a night out! Join NEXGEN, an initiative of Marymead, at 6pm on Thursday 10 November for an evening of cocktails and canapés at the Kingston Foreshore temptress, Betti Bravo’s. Enjoy a complimentary cocktail on arrival and canapés from Betti’s delicious new summer menu throughout the entire evening, while networking with Canberra professionals and supporting our community!


Melbourne Cup guide 2016

25/10/2016 by OutInCanberra

The race that stops the nation is just around the corner and if you have yet to secure a place to celebrate the Melbourne Cup, we have got you covered! We’ve compiled a guide to the race day best deals, events and venues across the city to ensure that you celebrate in style. __________________________________________ Melbourne Cup Race Day at Thoroughbred Park


IMB Sunset Cinema returns to the capital

25/10/2016 by Alex Dickens

During winter we turn to the cinema for entertainment. The warm, relaxing atmosphere invokes a-time honoured tradition to get away from the cold and miserable weather outside. As the warmer weather trickles in and the days get a little longer, why not celebrate the seasonal change by bringing your favourite movie moments outside? Book a bean bag or back rest and set yourself up on picnic blanket to watch your favourite films with a bunch of mates on a gorgeous summer night. This is the experience promised by the annual IMB Sunset Cinema Canberra.


10 things to do this weekend

21/10/2016 by OutInCanberra

Things are looking a little brighter, and your grin’s a little wider… it must be Friday! If you have yet to plan the weekend ahead check out our guide to the top 10 things happening in Canberra. __________________________________________ 1. Scotch and Watch with Mitchell Oakley Smith at Canberra Centre 5:00pm Friday 21 October


Design Canberra: 100+ events, 1 thriving city


Design Canberra has launched the 2016 festival with a new look, feel and format. An extensive schedule of 100 + events along with a list of international guests, this year is set to impress local, interstate and international audiences. The festival will undoubtedly solidify the city of Canberra as a global city of design.


Celebrate Melbourne Cup in style at Casino Canberra

20/10/2016 by Josephine Huynh

This year you don’t have to travel all the way to Flemington Racecourse to experience the fashion, thrill and endless champagne of the Melbourne Cup – right here, in the heart of the capital, make Casino Canberra your destination to witness the race that stops the nation at its glamourous Melbourne Cup extravaganza.


Southport: Resort-style waterside living

19/10/2016 by Josephine Huynh

Imagine waking up to the luxury of a 25-metre lap pool, separate leisure pool, 200sqm gym, and extensive private gardens and laneways, all while enjoying spectacular views over the lake and mountains surrounding the emerging Southquay precinct in Greenway. With Southport, this dream is a reality. Southport, the latest development from GEOCON, was released to the market in March with nearly one-third of available apartments sold at the launch.


Movie Review: Inferno

19/10/2016 by Sam Tremayne

Pretend that Jason Bourne is a professor / historian instead of super spy and you’ve basically got the setup for this movie. Inferno is the sequel to Angels and Demons, which was the sequel to the Da Vinci Code but the first thing I’ll flag is you don’t have to have seen the others for this film, as in the first act the slate is wiped clean, when Tom Hanks’ Robert Langdon is hit with a severe case of amnesia. And after watching Inferno, I almost wish I were too.


Attention shoe lovers! Peachy Keen now open

19/10/2016 by OutInCanberra

A one-stop shop for everything a girl needs for that special occasion or night out, Lonsdale Street is fast becoming the go-to when looking for a new head-to-toe outfit. Rest assured that the next time you find yourself rummaging through your floor-drobe amongst the sea of black clothing, that Rebel Muse founder Alicia Xyrakis has your back!


A floral favourite for the People’s Choice

18/10/2016 by Alex Dickens

As we say goodbye to Canberra’s favourite flower extravaganza for another year and hello to yet another season of voting for the OutInCanberra People’s Choice Awards, it’s time to reminisce on last years’ winners and what it really means to be ‘the people’s choice’. With the close of Floriade 2016 last week, we caught up with the team behind the annual flower extravaganza about winning the 2015 Event & Attraction category, and to chat about whether they have what it takes to be crowned again in 2016. __________________________________________