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November 1, 2014

Barbecued Brilliance at Black Fire Braddon

01/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

BlackFire in Braddon brings a world of flavours to Mort Street. While most people will be amazed by the visual presence of meat cooking slowly on the open fire near the kitchen, in reality the style of Black Fire is much more complex. Certainly, there is a desire by owners Carolina Sanchez and Paolo Milanesi to make you feel as though you are walking into their living room as a result of their friendly and personal service.

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Get Active with Michelle Bridges this Spring!

01/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Australia’s most influential personal trainer, Michelle Bridges, is coming to Canberra for the 2014 Get Active Expo. With thanks to our sponsor, FitSistas, this is your opportunity to attend an exclusive seminar with this amazing and inspirational speaker. Whether male or female, young or old, Michelle can motivate you to achieve your fitness goals. Tickets to Michelle’s seminar are $70.00 and provide access to the VIP line to meet-and-greet Michelle, as well as entry to the rest of the 2014 Get Active Expo.

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Exploring Bunda Street

31/08/2014 by Sarah Pritchard

Bunda Street is an understated hub of cocktails, dining and even dancing. It runs through the old and the new parts of the Civic Centre, from the green and peaceful Glebe Park to the very busy Northbourne Avenue.

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What to Wear on a First Date

31/08/2014 by Maeve Bannister

For me, the hardest part about going out is deciding what to wear. It’s a challenge that becomes a million times more difficult when going out on a date. My mind goes into overdrive and, even if I know where I’m going, I always second guess myself as I try to figure out whether or not I’m underdressed (bad) or overdressed (worse).

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Trend Report: Pastels

28/08/2014 by Jemma Mrdak

If you’ve been keeping a close eye on the International and Australian runways, and not on your wallet, then you’ll notice a BIG trend that has hit our stores and wardrobes all of a sudden. This trend is all about pastels: pastel dresses, pastel skirts, and heck, even pastel accessories. Be warned though, this trend is trending fast, and its one that you certainly need to embrace.

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One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival

28/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

From the 9th to 13th of September the Thredbo Alpine resort will transform into a mecca of music, big air skiing, snowboarding, and of course, the best winter après fun in Australia with this year’s One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival. In what’s set to be the biggest week in Thredbo this season, the One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival will see some of Australia’s hottest music acts dominating stages throughout the resort.

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Four Guys Taking Over Style On Instagram

27/08/2014 by Carly Devine

Here's my pick of the most stylish guys on Instagram right now. Follow them for constant fashion news, street-style looks, 'selfies', behind-the-scenes snaps and lot's more! 1. @jayaziz

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Back to nature with Pod Food at Pialligo

26/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

There’s simply nothing better than leaving your cares at the door and relaxing in a chair with a full belly and a glass of wine, taking in the smells and sounds of nature. Where in Canberra might you be able to do that? How about Pialligo? Over the last few years, there has been a real focus kitchen gardens and food miles, but, really… where does this style of cooking have more relevance in Canberra than out at this gorgeous little suburb designed for those in love with gardens, landscaping and natural produce.

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Where to Watch the Footy Finals

25/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

As of this weekend, we hit the pointy end of the footy season. It’s the Finals - that time of year where certain fans of certain teams in certain codes assume to right to boast to those less fortunate of their excitement for the weeks ahead… knowing that by simply winning three or four games the glory of the premiership is upon them. The biggest question is “Where to watch?” Here is a list of great venues to hit up during September to yell and scream and cheer to your passionate heart’s content. Pubs

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The Full Spin - Q&A with 360

25/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Australia’s reigning king of hip-hop is returning to Canberra on Wednesday 3 September to treat locals to another incredible show at UC Live. We had a quick chat with the man himself - 360 - about fame, fortune and influence as a star of the Aussie hip-hop scene. It must be awesome touring a new album. How does it feel to show off your new baby in front of a packed house?

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