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May 28, 2015

Join MKR's Andrew & Emelia at Sage Dining Rooms

27/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

OutInCanberra, while celebrating an amazing month of dining through GourMay, is proud to partner with Sage Dining Rooms to bring you a unique and exciting event this Thursday. Andrew & Emelia, the ACT contestants from last year’s My Kitchen Rules, are heading to the award-winning Gorman House venue to introduce you to some of their favourite dishes.

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Walk on the Wild Side with our Mystery Dinner!

27/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

In case you hadn’t already noticed, we’re pretty excited about the 2015 edition of GourMay. As in previous years, we’re working with some of the best Canberra venues to highlight just how amazing our local dining scene really is. This week, there is a host of events with which to treat your tastebuds. One of the most fun occurs tomorrow night, as we dare you on an adventure through a Mystery Dinner. GourMay is back this year and is bigger and better than ever before, and we're discovering plenty of Canberra's dining secrets.

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A Last Minute Guide to GourMay Events!

25/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

We believe that the weekend begins on Thursday! This week is the last of GourMay, so why not celebrate the end of autumn by enjoying our most delicious month-long celebration of Canberra dining? Here are five GourMay events that are happening around the city. Be sure to make the most of the next week before winter sets in! ______________________ Thursday 28 May 2015 MKR Andrew and Emelia invite you to Sage Dining Rooms Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm start Price: $85.00+bf

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5 Things to Do This Weekend

21/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Wow! There is so much happening this weekend... from comics to community festivals to the comedic relief of Eurovision! The weather is forecast to clear up to a crisp and clear couple of days, so get out and about Canberra this weekend! There’s plenty to see and do! Enjoy! 1. GAMMA.CON at Hellenic Club, Woden. From 6.00pm Friday Gamers and comic geeks unite! This weekend see the three-day festival of videogames, anime, manga, comics, sci-fi, fantasy, books, movies and TV shows.

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Breakfast by the Water at Walt & Burley

18/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

At Walt & Burley – located on the north-western edge of Kingston Foreshore – it’s hard to imagine a better place to enjoy a breakfast. As the early morning light decorates Lake Burley Griffin in rich yellow hues, the bustling precinct is filled with the sounds of people eating, exercising and enjoying the surrounding open spaces. With a new menu, Walt & Burley presents a mix of classics matched with more contemporary fare. Looking through the options available, there is plenty of room for all appetites and tastes: from sweet to savoury and from a snack to a feast.

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Are these Canberra's Best Coffees?

18/05/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

There is a lot of difference between a good coffee and a bad one. The smell, the taste, the balance of foam and milk and, of course, the skill and passion of the barista. Here are five places to trust in the search for the best coffee.

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5 Things for the Weekend

14/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Hooray! The rain has gone, and we’re in the middle of a bunch of those beautiful crisp and clear Canberra mornings. Take advantage of the clear skies and get out and about Canberra this weekend! There’s plenty to see and do! Enjoy! 1. X-Rated Science at Questacon. Tuesday from 7.00pm Get your naughty bits ready for a fun night out in one of Canberra’s favourite national instituions. Be seduced by science at Questacon’s next SciNight as it delves into some cheeky, adults-only topics for one night only.

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Escape to Rutherglen for a Winery Walkabout

11/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Did you know that the Queen’s Birthday weekend is the last long weekend until... uh…late September? How depressing is that?? The great news about long weekends is that they give you time to get out of town and explore sites you might not have seen. If you haven’t taken the three-hour drive to Rutherglen, you’re missing out on one of the best wine growing regions of Australia one with rich history and delicious food to match the rolling vineyards. And then there’s the Winery Walkabout!

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Temptations Abound at Siren Bar and Restaurant

11/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Since opening in 2011, Siren Bar and Restaurant has exuded the kind of busy energy that you want to feel in a great community meeting place. Located in the very heart of the Gungahlin Town Centre, this is a bar that strives to deliver a quality experience across all hours of the day – be it popping in for a coffee during the mid-morning, a relaxing lunch, a few drinks in the afternoon, or a night out with dinner. Many of the dishes present a fun little twist on favourites – ensuring a dining adventure within traditional pub fare.

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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.

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