Article Archive

July 6, 2015

21 thoughts that run through your head during Dry July

01/07/2015 by OutInCanberra

Here are 21 thoughts we just know are running through your head right now for the first day of Dry July. 1. No one likes being sober on Saturday night. 2. What happens on Sunday mornings when I'm not hungover? 3. Maybe I’ll start running 4. Pfft, who am I kidding 5. Maybe I’ll start doing “breakfast” on Sunday’s... 6. Where will I go? 7. I’ve actually never been sober at Sunday breakfast. 8. Will my friends think I’m weird 9. Maybe they think I’m an alcho? 10. Do I need to go to AA’s 11. OMG, I’m actually an alcoholic


A guide to doing Winter in Canberra

30/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

Are you struggling to think of a place to holiday this winter? With a mix of educational and fun places to take the kids, Canberra is one of the easiest and most accessible places to take a family. With a brilliant network of bike paths, well-located national institutions and some of the best sports facilities in Australia means this is a great city to nourish both body and mind. Around Parliament House


Six Great Places for a First Date

30/06/2015 by Maeve Bannister

First dates are a lot like job interviews: good impressions count, awkwardness is inevitable and outcomes are mostly unpredictable. In saying this, there are a few things you can do to help you along. Firstly, get the location right, and you’re half way there. For us, the best places to have a first date are ones that allow you to have a conversation and not have to shout to be heard. At the same time you need enough atmosphere so that you don’t feel like you have to talk all the time.


10 Things for the Weekend

24/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

This weekend marks the last for June! Who else feels like this year has officially flown? Thankfully it's looking to be a sunny weekend so we've put together 10 fun things happening around town to keep you busy and entertained! Enjoy! 1. Skate in the City Garema Place All weekend


Underground CBR: The Best 'CBaRs' You Don’t Know About

23/06/2015 by James Atkinson

Whether you live in the North or the South, there are a number of notable bars and nightspots tucked away throughout our nation’s capital. From O’Connor to Manuka, here are the best, and perhaps lesser known bars ready and waiting to keep you warm on those chilly Canberran nights. Molly Hobart Place, City West


Movie - Jurassic World

16/06/2015 by Sam Tremaynesaurus Rex

The people who live in the Jurassic Park universe must have amazing lawyers. Somehow 22 years following the ‘transgressions’ of the first film (and subsequent sequels) somebody still thought it’d be a good idea to let humans and scientifically revived dinosaurs mingle together as one on a Central American island in Central America, despite the previous deaths, destruction and chaos. What could possibly go wrong?


Win tickets to Gold Fields & KLP at Transit Bar

15/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

"Never before have our minds melted so instantaneously at the prospect of two of Australia's leading electronic acts coming together to form one epic night of live brilliance!" Electro-chanteuse KLP alongside kaleidoscopic five-piece GOLD FIELDS as they bring their sunshine flavoured music tour 'Make Me Feel' to Transit Bar this Saturday, 20 June 2015!


5 Things for The Weekend

11/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

Crisp mornings and sunny days across the weekend... perfect! There's plenty happening this weekend, so you've got no excuse to get out and enjoy the many different experiences Canberra has to offer! Enjoy! ___________________ 1. Andy Bull at ANU Bar. Friday at 8.00pm


Christine Anu is ReStylin' Up - Win Tickets!

09/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

Christine Anu is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of her debut album STYLIN’ UP with a tour and new album titled, 'RESTYLIN’ UP 20 YEARS' which will be released on 19 June 2015. The iconic album catapulted her career and established her as one of most loved and successful indigenous artists.


5 Things to Do This Weekend

04/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

Strap yourselves in people! It’s the last long weekend until late September. So, if you’re not heading up to the slopes or escaping town for a few days, here’s your hit-list for the best of Canberra this weekend! Enjoy! __________________ 1. Art of Sleeping at Transit Bar Friday from 8.00pm The guys are great. Trust us... we fell in love with them during their chat with us a week ago.