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May 29, 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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Cocktails on the Edge at Marble & Grain

27/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

Do you order the same cocktail every time you go out? A Cosmopolitan, a Mojito or the classic Martini… Marble & Grain, with their contemporary-meets-classic dining room, and a menu delivering the classic elements of a European Steakhouse in the modern form, have designed a quirky cocktail list that marches to the beat of its own drum.

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Whisky Live - Chatting with The Whisky Chef, Martine Nouet

25/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

This weekend, WhiskyLive hits the ANU Refectory this weekend, Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 May. To prepare ourselves for the beautiful drinks on display, OutInCanberra sat down with visiting whisky and food writer from Whisky Magazine International, Martine Nouet. Martine, a native Frenchwomen who has moved to Scotland, was on a short trip to Australia to investigate the local scene. __________________________________

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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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Join Andrew & Emelia at Sage Dining Rooms

19/05/2015 by OutInCanberra

When Andrew & Emelia represented the ACT on the 2014 season of My Kitchen Rules, Canberrans couldn’t help but fall in love with the bubbly couple. Although their time on the show was short, the duo have been able to pour their considerable energy into a number of food-related projects across our city in the year since.

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Movie Review - Mad Max Fury Road

18/05/2015 by Sam Tremayne

Let’s get one thing straight: Mad Max – Fury Road is not a movie that holds your hand during a gentle night out. There’s no time to stand outside in the queue deciding on what size popcorn you’re after, just get in, sit down and hang on for the next two and a half dizzying hours of your life. We promise you’ll be exhilarated, entertained and exhausted by the end of it.

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What your 'First Date' drink says about you

18/05/2015 by Justin Katz

We all know that first impressions stick - especially when you’re on a first date. It's a matter of make-or-break: whether tonight will turn into a potential relationship, or simply complete humiliation that will abruptly cut any further contact. Part of the nerve-racking process of the first date is ordering the first drink. This drink will implicitly say a lot about you and will be a contributing factor on whether your date will even give you a shot (no pun intended).

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Recap: Fashfest Night 4 - The Engineer

17/05/2015 by Jemma Mrdak

In the fashion industry, breaking design limits and taking risks is a must. Moving design beyond the boundaries of what is possible and predicting the future is what makes one designer stand out from another. Tonight, each Fashfest designer, on the final night of shows, proved that they can do just that. Being the finale of Fashfest, expectations were high, and we weren’t disappointed in the slightest.

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Recap - Fashfest night 3 - The Cartographer

16/05/2015 by Mel Swann

Crowds gathered for Night 3 of FashFest at the new, slightly warmer than last year's location of the National Convention Centre - a bigger venue for a much bigger show. Tonight was all about ‘The Cartographer’, or someone who makes maps. Incorporating the essence of land and exploring how reality can be manipulated, we saw a great example of how garments are constructed and changed.

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