Article Archive

July 27, 2014

Coolio Bringing it to Canberra

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Coolio is coming! Oh, yeah, the man responsible for the 90s mega-hit Gangsta’s Paradise is playing at Transit Bar in a night sure to be filled with soulful sounds and fat beats. We’re talking about a hip-hop party like Canberra has never seen, with one of the highest-selling artists of the genre’s golden era leading the way all night. To get you ready for what will be a show to remember, here are some sides of Coolio you might not know. It’s all in a name


Devdas: The Musical - Coming Soon!

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. An explosion of colour and sound. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for more than a century. Now Devdas has been transformed for the first time into a Bollywood magical musical and is coming to Canberra Theatre Centre for one night only (Saturday 16 August).


The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour

22/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event, and in 2014 it’s on the road once more bringing the best of the fest to Canberra.


AHA Awards for Excellence - Worthy Winners

21/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Tonight, QT Hotel Canberra played host to the 2014 Australian Hotels Association’s Awards for Excellence. Always held on Monday night (in reflection of the ‘weekend’ for most of those gathered in the room) the AHA Awards are a fantastic opportunity for those in the hospitality industry to get together, celebrate their efforts across the previous 12 months, and generally let their hair down.


Style: Primped and Pampered at Style & Beauty Within

30/06/2014 by Carly Devine

One of the first to open for business inside Mode 3 on the trendy Lonsdale Street in Braddon was the super chic hair and beauty salon, Style & Beauty Within. The salon is run by passionate Mother and Daughter duo Belinda and Rachel Morgan, whom have both been in the business for more than 20 years combined and have worked with a number of high profile people such as Ruby Rose and Erin McNaught.


The Scandinavian Film Festival is Coming Soon - See the schedule and WIN tickets!

24/06/2014 by OutInCanberra

From uplifting comedies to dark suspenseful thrillers, and family dramas set in sumptuous cinematic landscapes, the Scandinavian Film Festival has it all, showcasing stunning award-winning films from Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland.


Local Fashion Trail Event at Lucky's

17/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Join us for a fabulous event showcasing some of Canberra’s best local businesses in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle industries. From vintage threads to high fashion style, Canberra has a lot to offer. The Local Fashion Trail event is the perfect opportunity to get to know some of the best of our brands and boutiques. The inaugural event is taking place in the warm and friendly atmosphere of Lucky’s, which is a part of the amazing QT Hotel, and will feature live models introducing a runway show with a twist.


Dessert Castle - A Delicious Preview

15/06/2014 by Yen Vi

Hear ye, hear ye! All Canberrans can now enter Dessert Castle to satisfy the sweetest of cravings.


Things of Stone and Wood - Vitis Eatery

11/06/2014 by OutInCanberra

Vitis Eatery has given Canberrans a sneak preview of Braddon’s latest venue with a gathering of family and friends on Tuesday night. Located in the old Ostratos restaurant space on Lonsdale Street, the fitout is bang-on for the local market. As with a lot of contemporary dining, Vitis promises to be a space where a tipple and snack can lead to a night of pretty serious wining-and-dining.



10/06/2014 by OutInCanberra

Australian indie-dance trio RÜFÜS have always been about standing out and creating something different – they have a DIY attitude and if you have ever seen them live, you know they bring the stage to life. For their most recent tour RUFUS wanted to create even more - to build upon their already explosive live show and create something that adds another yet level for their fans!