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September 20, 2014

Five things for the Weekend

19/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The sun is shining and the weather is sweet. Despite a couple of cool mornings, the days are looking glorious. Get out-and-about this weekend and see the best of Canberra. 1. Style Oasis at Canberra Centre Friday from 12.00pm. Shows and sessions all weekend There’s no time like the present to go and splurge a little more than you should on a new wardrobe for spring. If you’re looking for inspirations, go no further than Canberra Centre this weekend as a series of parades and personal styling sessions show you the very best on offer for Spring/Summer 14/15.

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The 2014 Lavazza Italian Film Festival Preview

16/09/2014 by Sam Tremayne

When Breaking Bad meets Ocean's 11, and is filmed as a zany comedy with the aesthetic of a Michael Bay film, anything is possible! In the case of Smetto Quando Vonglio (I Can Quit Whenever I Want), it all comes down to the chemistry - pun definitely intended.

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Sounds in the Snow Festival - Secret Location Revealed

10/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The snow season at Thredbo has been amazing so far with loads of snowfall and Rekorderlig's extraordinary weekends of sports and Cider drinking. This weekend is Sounds in the Snow, with PANAMA as the headlining act will be held at The Alpine Hotel in Thredbo from 4pm on Saturday, September 13th, and forms part of a wider celebration of the current Beautifully Swedish festivities taking over the mountain town.

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Sticky Fingers Live at Transit Bar - Recap

09/09/2014 by Jen Taylor

Sticky Fingers, (known to fans as ‘STIFI’) have accrued a following that is overwhelming - they’ve managed to bring their psychedelic-rock-reggae style to the masses, and with great success. Impressively, both Canberra shows of their Land of Pleasure album tour were sold out. The Thursday night at Transit Bar was packed with die-hard fans all eager to get a taste of what STIFI had to offer.

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Canberrans Encouraged to Test their Fitness at Floriade

05/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Former Canberra Raiders captain Alan Tongue is calling on Canberrans to take part in the city’s largest ever free outdoor boot camp at Floriade. The Raiders legend turned fitness instructor will run the free event on Saturday 11 October and is calling on the community to come down and enjoy a workout. “Spring is such a great time in Canberra and the perfect period of the year to be outdoors and exercising,” Tongue said.

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Win Tickets - WE ARE THE BEST

05/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Lukas Moodysson (Lilya 4-Ever, Show Me Love, Together) returns with a boisterous, feel-good film about three 13-year old girls in early-'80s Stockholm who are determined to form a punk band despite a notable absence of musical talent. The film has screened as part of Sydney Film Festival and will screen at Melbourne Film Festival and will officially screen in cinemas from September 18th.

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The Love Junkies - Win Gig tickets!

04/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

With zero money, a couple of iPhones, a six pack of beer, and some interesting props, The Love Junkies give you...“Television”.

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WIN tickets to THE GRISWOLDS at Zierholz

04/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The homecoming tour after spending much of 2014 kicking goals in the US sees The Griswolds in Canberra on Saturday, 27 September 2014. Paying off in spades with their single “Beware the Dog” climbing into the US top 20 alternative radio charts this week and completing a live set on Los Angeles’ famous KROQ, the band are heading home to give fans a taste of their new album which US blog MindEqualsBlown suggests “absolutely meets the hype and rivals that of the anticipation of Foster the People’s 2011 debut”.

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Movie: NIGHT MOVES - Win Tickets

02/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Kelly Reichardt's new film NIGHT MOVES, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning and Peter Sarsgaard hits cinemas on September 11. The film is an environmental thriller, which has received much acclaim at film festivals around the world, including the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.

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One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival

28/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

From the 9th to 13th of September the Thredbo Alpine resort will transform into a mecca of music, big air skiing, snowboarding, and of course, the best winter après fun in Australia with this year’s One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival. In what’s set to be the biggest week in Thredbo this season, the One Hit Wonder Mountain Festival will see some of Australia’s hottest music acts dominating stages throughout the resort.

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