Article Archive

May 5, 2016

Treat your mum this Mother’s Day

04/05/2016 by OutInCanberra

With Mother’s Day just around the corner we’ve rounded up a list of special ideas to show your mum just how much you love her! __________________________________________ Adore Tea A hot favourite every year when it comes to Mother’s Day is the much-loved High Tea at Adore Tea in Gold Creek. This year, mums will not only enjoy a beautiful high tea but they will also receive a free gift bag to take home. Where: Adore Tea, Shop 6, Federation Square, 18 O’Hanlon Place, Nicholls Cost: $48 per person Times: 10am, 12.30pm and 3pm


Win a double pass to The First Monday in May

03/05/2016 by OutInCanberra

The First Monday in May follows Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour and Costume Institute curator Andrew Bolton, as they orchestrate the year’s most lavish party and The Met’s most attended fashion exhibition in history, ‘China: Through The Looking Glass’. With unprecedented access, filmmaker Andrew Rossi offers an exclusive all-access pass to the creation of the exhibition that explores China’s substantial influence on Western fashion.


Putting Dickson on the map

03/05/2016 by Alex Dickens

Hitting the streets of Dickson is like taking a trip around the world. The fragrant smell of foreign herbs and spices tingles your nostrils and lures you into one, two or three of the different cuisines on offer. It becomes clear that international influence has had a dramatic impact on the suburb, creating a diverse and flavorsome community waiting to be discovered – Discover Dickson, an initiative brought to you by The Tradies Group, celebrates just that.


Movie Review - Captain America: Civil War

03/05/2016 by Sam Tremayne

It’s interesting how almost within the same month we are given two superhero movies from opposing sides of the fence, both revolving around the idea of the allied heroes quarrelling against each other in some kind of domestic dispute. DC with Batman v Superman and now Marvel dishes out Captain America’s next standalone movie, Civil War - although I’d say it’s more like Avengers 2.5.


Your Mother's Day Gift Guide

03/05/2016 by Maeve Bannister

With another year, comes another Mother’s Day; a chance to show your appreciation to your mum for all that she does. This year, I’m hoping to find some local gifts to spoil my mum with, because she absolutely deserves it. Here are some of my ideas to treat mum this year: ____________________________________________ Lindsay and Edmunds 20 Amberley Ave, Canberra International Airport


10 Things to do this Weekend

29/04/2016 by OutInCanberra

Celebrate the end of April as we head into May this weekend. With festivals, the circus, performances and spectacular entertainment – make sure that you grab a group of mates and hit the town this weekend. Check out our top 10 tips to get you motivated. __________________________________________ 1. Mount Stromlo Public Night 7:00pm Friday 29 April Get ready for a tour around the universe at the Mount Stromlo Public Night. With talks from astronomers and amazing views – including the rings of Saturn – grab a coat, a group of friends and settle in for a night of astronomy.


A feast for the senses

28/04/2016 by OutInCanberra

A vibrant fusion of expertly curated music, iconic performances both daring and intimate, exceptional music mixed with culinary surprises – that’s the Canberra International Music Festival and it all starts today! An annual treat for Australia’s culture vultures, the 2016 festival captures the sounds and stories of the Mediterranean and features an unprecedented line up of international and local artists. For 11 exhilarating days, musicians from around the world with gather in Canberra to make music and create a feast for the eyes and ears.


Movie Review: Eddie the Eagle

27/04/2016 by Sam Tremayne

The charming and heartwarming true tale of Michael aka ‘Eddie’ the ‘Eagle’ Edwards, this is a film that’ll give you happy tears and warm feels. Never taking itself too seriously – not unlike the films leading man – this biographical comedy is filled with encouraging happiness and inspires hope and optimism that anyone can achieve their dreams.


The Man Who Knew Infinity

26/04/2016 by Rylan Dawson

Albert Einstein, Isaac Newton, Steven Hawking, and now, Srinivasa Ramanujen. The Man Who Knew Infinity takes a look at the life of the mathematical genius we never knew about. Residing in Madras, India with his wife and mother, Ramanujen (Dev Patel) sends a letter to a Cambridge Professor named Godfrey Hardy (Jeremy Irons) sharing just a sample of his visionary originality which he claims are sent to him from God.


What your coffee says about you

26/04/2016 by Olivia Congdon

Some people look to the stars to find their true personality, others find answers in numerology, or maybe even tea leaves. But the truth is, that all is revealed simply through your go-to coffee order. So let’s delve in—what does your choice in coffee tell the world about you? __________________________________________ Flat White