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October 31, 2014

Laneway Dining Cool at Loading Zone

31/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

Loading Zone started with the perfect idea – to bring a bit of the Melbourne-style of laneway dining to Canberra. With a booming inner-city scene, the timing was perfect. So, in April 2013 - after two years of leaping bureaucratic hurdles - Loading Zone was born.

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Q&A with Canberra Outlet Centre Fashions on the Field Judge - Katey Johnstone

29/10/2014 by Carly Devine

Apart from The Cup itself, Fashions on the Field is one of the most anticipated events across the entire country on the First Tuesday of November. This year, at Thoroughbred Park, the Canberra Outlet Centre Fashions on the Field is expecting to attract many entrants given the fantastic prizes lined up. We recently spoke to Katey Johnstone, Marketing Manager at Canberra Outlet Centre and a judge for this year's competition, about all things fashion, this season's trends and her expert advice for entrants.

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The IMB Sunset Cinemas is back and you can WIN tickets!

27/10/2014 by Carly Devine

Fancy kicking back under the stars and watching your favourite movies on the bigscreen? Do you love good food and wine and also great company? Well get excited because the IMB Sunset Cinema is back, returning for their third season in Canberra, with an extravaganza of film, music and good times! With Summer well & truly on the way there is no better way to enjoy the warmer weather than with friends & family on the lush Northern Eucalypt Lawn within the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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Scandalous Boy at The Street Theatre

27/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

Scandalous Boy by David Atfield is showing at The Street Theatre from 14 November until 23 November. 'In Ancient Rome, lust was not a sin. It’s 130 AD and the body of a beautiful young man lies lifeless on the banks of the Nile. In his short life he became famous throughout the Roman Empire. In death he will become a god. But who was he?

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Q&A with Emily Dibden, The Face of Canberra Racing!

27/10/2014 by Carly Devine

The Race that Stops a Nation is less than one week away. Have you got your outfit sorted? Your bets decided? We spoke to Emily, the current Face of Canberra Racing about what it's like to be the ambassador on a day such as Melbourne Cup! 1. What’s the most exciting part leading up to The Melbourne Cup as the Myer Face of Canberra Racing?

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Dining in Parisian Style at Les Bistronomes

27/10/2014 by Carly Devine

Les Bistronomes is located on Eloura Street, replacing what was once Delissio, and has quickly become part of the ‘Braddon Bunch’. Though, this French bistro boasts its own Parisian cool through a relaxed approach to dining. Head Chef and co-owner, Clement Chauvin utilises his creative cooking style to present a simple and traditional French menu; and while classic Gallic cooking is the basis for Les Bistronomes, look out for a few twists along the way.

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The Zombie Walk for the Brain Foundation Gets Stylish...

22/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

This year’s Zombie Walk, a charity event to raise money for the Brain Foundation, is being held on Saturday 1 November from 3:30pm. Zombie walks have been spreading across the globe for several years, raising awareness and support for various charities, and now the infection has spread to Canberra. ‘Zombie is in’ these days, made all the more famous by shows like ‘Walking Dead’ and Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’.

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Spring Racing: Outfit Do's & Don'ts

22/10/2014 by Sofia Polak from The Fashion Vault

The Spring Racing Season is an exciting time for Australian fashion and is the perfect time to invest in your own style. When selecting your outfit there are some very important guidelines to consider. However, the most important is to dress head-to-toe for the season and every detail must be considered. Begin with your choice of head wear and keep in mind your face shape, hair style and the look you wish to achieve - be it vintage, on-trend, contemporary or classic. My Do’s and Dont’s: DO Accessorise, accessorise, accessorise!

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Canberra Centre Food Court Turns 'One'!

22/10/2014 by OutInCanberra

As we all start thinking, “Where has the year gone?” there’s no greater reminder of how quickly time has passed than the fact that the City Walk Food Court at Canberra Centre is already celebrating its first birthday.

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One On One Interview With The Living End

17/10/2014 by Jen Taylor

Over the last 20 years The Living End has dominated the Australian music scene. They’ve seen and heard it all before, but they’re still doing what they love; touring and making music. The band’s drummer, Andy Strachan, confirms they are still going from strength-to-strength. I loved it when I first joined the band - we were spending so much time over in America on tour. If we weren’t in America, we were in Australia. We were just following the sun – we never saw winter for what seemed like years.

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