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April 20, 2015

5 Things to Do This Weekend

16/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Welcome back, Weekend! There’s one more chance to get out amongst it before next week’s cold weather hits home. We’ve found lots of fun to be had in the ACT this week, so strap yourselves in for all the action across Canberra on the coming days. Enjoy! 1. 1st Birthday ‘Carnivale’ at Lucky’s (QT Hotel) Friday from 5.00pm (Happy Hour) and 8.00pm (The Circus!)


Making the Most of the Marble & Grain Magic

14/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Last Thursday, a collection of Canberra’s finest food writers and bloggers collected at Marble & Grain to sample the new season menu, and get a feel for a new direction under Chef Danny Russo as a gastro-pub that presents high quality dishes in a relaxed setting. With a deep love of cooking and experience of some of the world’s best restaurants from London to Marseilles to Rome, Russo is spending his time in Canberra to develop a range of dishes that celebrate the cooler weather with hearty flavours and straightforward cooking.


5 Things for the Weekend

09/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Hooray for another short week! Even though we only had to endure the nine-to-five across four days this week, it doesn’t make the weekend any less welcome. Here’s a bunch of ideas that will have you celebrating every sweet moment until Monday rocks around again. Enjoy! 1. Super Best Friends Album Launch at Transit Bar Friday from 8.00pm Canberra music is killing it at the moment. You can barely move without seeing another great collection of talented locals breaking out great tunes.


Canberra's Most Delicious Burgers

09/04/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

Burgers are everywhere, good ones and not so good ones, those with all kinds of sauce and weird combinations of food between two pieces of bread. These delicious treats are are a constant in our world but which ones are the best ones? It was a gruelling task to find out (I know, I know…). Here are the thoroughly-considered results. London Burgers and Beers Queanbeyan, Tuggeranong, Belconnen, Civic (closed due to fire).


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.


Community Dining at Kaleen

07/04/2015 by OutInCanberra

Community clubs hold a special place in the hearts of Canberrans. As a space for friends and families to come together for all manner of reasons, their value cannot be underestimated. A central part of any celebration is food. At Sports Club Kaleen, diners are presented with a menu that mixes traditional club fare with a fantastic Indian influence that brings a breathe of fresh air to the classics.


Simple Style at Sage Dining Rooms

30/03/2015 by Eileen Tang

Theatrical but relatable dishes are being served up on a regularly-changing Sage menu. Forget about what you thought of stuffy fine-dining establishments. You don't need a special occasion to visit at Sage Dining Rooms. While the white tablecloths and fancy tableware give an air of sophistication, the dining experience is fun and dynamic. The menu is constantly being modified, with some dishes changing on a daily basis.


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.


Classic Cooking at Calwell

23/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

It should almost go without saying that community clubs are for the people, but somehow many venues seem to forget it. Clearly, at the Calwell Club, chef Anthony Craig is aware of the customers within his focus, with a perfectly balanced menu that strikes a delicious balance between popular favourites and more avant-garde treats.


5 Things for the Weekend

19/03/2015 by OutinCanberra

Let’s go people! Strap yourselves in for another weekend of frenetic activity across the National Capital. Here is just a taste of what’s on this weekend. Be sure to get out there amongst it! Enjoy! 1. Canberra Comedy Festival at various venues All weekend. How many Canberrans does it take to change a lightbulb? You might find the answer this weekend as the Canberra Comedy Festival brings you some of the best stand-up artists from Australia and around the world.