Article Archive

April 2, 2015

Paint and Paste-ups: The Tocumwal Lane pARTy!

30/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Well, as promised, a great collective featuring many of Canberra’s best street artists gathered together on Sunday to redecorate Tocumwal Lane – a long-neglected part of central Canberra. The atmosphere was amazing. As DJ Juzlo belted out tunes from a tent located in the centre of the space, around fifteen artists worked on ladders, at ground level and with each other to fully realise the theme of Superheroes, Villains and Sci-Fi across the many walls.

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Hustle&Scout: Twilight Fashion Market - Autumn Edition

30/03/2015 by Carly Jade Devine

Hustle & Scout is more than just a market – it's an experience, one that we have been enjoying since the inaugural market back in September 2013. Tegan McAuley, the founder of Hustle&Scout said she wanted the market to be more than just that, a market. Her vision was for the event to be an experience for the customer, a feast for the senses... it sure was, and since then it's grown bigger with each event including a partnership with The Forage, more and more designers and collectors and soon, an expansion to Hobart.

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Grab Your Mum and Take Her to the Movies!

28/03/2015 by Sam Tremayne

It’s in the name: a follow up to 2011’s surprising hit film, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel directed by John Madden. The original as the movie you mum, your nan or your aunt absolutely loved (and rightly so – it was a lot of fun!). While the first movie gave us the background and setup for why people like Judi Dench, Bill Nighy and Maggie Smith have decided to live out their golden years in Jaipur in the North of India, the 'Second' film is a chance to explore the future of the protagonists as they enjoy retirement in comfort and ease in the most unusual of settings.

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The SPONGEBOB Movie: Sponge Out of Water 3D - for the big kid in all of us!

26/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

THE SPONGEBOB MOVIE: SPONGE OUT OF WATER 3D SpongeBob SquarePants, the world’s favourite sea dwelling invertebrate, comes ashore to our world for his most super heroic adventure yet. To celebrate the release of THE SPONGEBOB MOVIE: SPONGE OUT OF WATER 3D, we have 10 double in-season passes up for grabs. To enter, fill in the competition form and tell us "the name of Spongebob's best friend". Official Spongebob Movie Facebook page Twitter: @ParamountAU Instagram: @ParamountAU #SpongeBobMovie

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5 Tips for the Weekend

25/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Welcome back weekend! Before you start packing your bags for next weekend’s ‘long one’, we’ve still got this one to enjoy. There’s lots of fun to be had in the ACT, so strap yourselves in for all the action across Canberra in the coming days. Enjoy! 1. Sax on Legs at Lucky’s (QT Hotel) Friday from 5.00pm (Happy Hour) and 10.30pm (Sax on Legs) Here’s the way to kick off your Friday. Join the team at Lucky’s as the weekend celebration commences thanks to Newcastle’s favourite saxophonist. It’ll be a sexy mix of live music and electronic beats.

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Tocumwal Lane pARTy - Chatting With Graffik Paint

25/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

With the Tocumwal Lane pARTy only days away, with a massive event featuring DJs asnd street art with food and drinks supplied by London Burgers and Beers and Beach Brurritos. OutInCanberra caught up Geoff Filmer and Byrd – two legends in the Canberra street art and co-partners in Graffik Paint – to talk through what’s happening on Sunday and the culture of the local scene. ___________________________ Geoff is clearly excited at the prospect of getting into Tocumwal Lane for this project.

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Sax on Legs at Lucky's!

24/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Looking to start your Friday off on the right foot? Sax on Legz is one of Australia's most talented DJ’s and Instrumentalists showcasing her unique, electric trademark sound which will feature at Lucky’s Speakeasy on Friday, 27 March from 10.30pm. Sax on Legz is a solo artist improvising on the saxophone to electro, house and dance music. She has supported artists including The Aston Shuffle, Goodwill, Basement Jazz, Hook N Sling, Andy Murphy and Nino Brown.

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Win Movie Tickets to DIOR AND I

24/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Dior and I, a film by Frédéric Tcheng with designer Raf Simons and his assistant Pieter Mulier, brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons’ First haute couture collection as its new artistic director - a true labour of love created by a dedicated group of collaborators. Melding the everyday, pressure-filled components of fashion with mysterious echoes from the iconic brand’s past, the film is also a colourful homage to the seamstresses who serve Simons’ vision.

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Dave Thornton - Live at Novotel Canberra!

24/03/2015 by Sam Tremayne

The Canberra Comedy Festival closed on Saturday night after a stellar week of stand-up, singing and skits that featured acts like Peter Helliar, Cal Wilson and Jason Byrne. One of the last performers to take the stage for the festival was Dave Thornton – most recognisable from his appearances on Channel 10’s ‘The Project”. Although relatively unknown compared to some of the headline acts, he’s a comic on the rise that ticks all the right boxes.

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Night at the Museum - JOY

24/03/2015 by OutInCanberrra

What makes you experience that wonderfully exquisite feeling of JOY? Friday 27 March is the next Night at the Museum and we want to light your inner ‘sparkler’ and have you experience joy in unexpected ways. We aren’t talking that old fashioned joy thats on your Nanna’s Xmas card. We’re talking the kind of joy that sizzles through your body and leaves you vibrating with energy.

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