Article Archive

July 3, 2015

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


Alto Olive Oils Dinner at Sage Dining Rooms

30/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

Sage Dining Rooms and ALTO Olives together with Lark Hill Wines invites you to celebrate the launch of the 2015 New Season Extra Virgin Olive Oils with a beautiful feast for the senses. Damian Brabender will be cooking a unique menu based around local, seasonal produce, which will be prepared and served with each of ALTO's freshly pressed new season oils.


What does your lanyard say about you anyway?

26/06/2015 by Jason Perelson

So the good ol’ Gov wants to take your lanyard freedom away? In the words of a recent Game of Thrones episode (no spoilers) SHAME! It got us thinking, what does your lanyard say about you anyway? So we did some digging... Pink: You are either exceptionally girly or perhaps you are wearing pink as a sign of solidarity with breast cancer victims. Either way, you are correct, everyone thinks pink looks really good on you, sir.


Frugii announces the return of Truffled Ice Cream

24/06/2015 by OutinCanberra

It’s back! If the permanent home for Frugii ice-cream wasn’t awesome in itself, this week owner John and the team have announced the return of their Truffled Ice Cream. The best place for truffles to grow in under the frosty grounds around Canberra, so it’s fitting that the funky fungus be turned into an ice cream! This is the fifth year in a row that john has prepared the winter treat, and this time it’s better than ever.


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


Let's go Skating, in the City!

23/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

This Winter, Canberra CBD Limited will again turn Garema Place into a dazzling Winter Wonderland featuring the large open air ice-skating rink now for the fifth year in a row! On Friday 26 June Skate in The City kicks off with a Grand Opening DJ Party on Ice and SIDS and KIDS event from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. General skating will continue for seven days a week until Sunday 26 July. With up to eight skating sessions a day and a capacity for 200 skaters, there’s room for everyone to enjoy the thrill of open air skating day and night.


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


Stormers v Aquis Brumbies Super Rugby Qualifying Final Away Game Function

17/06/2015 by OutInCanberra

The Aquis Brumbies are playing in the Super Rugby Qualifying Finals this weekend in South Africa and Galaxy Nightclub at Casino Canberra are hosting an official away game function for all Brumbies fans in Canberra to get together and watch the game. Stormers v Aquis Brumbies Super Rugby Qualifying Final Event starts at midnight, kick-off is at 1:00am Sunday June 21, 2015 SPECIALS: $5 snacks; $5 drinks (wine, beer, basic spirits). Drinks are discounted to $4 for anyone wearing Brumbies gear!


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!