Saturday, 7 May 2016
Every Saturday from 12:00pm to 5:00pm the charcuterie (cured meat board) and fresh oysters are half price and Aperol Spritz' are only $10 at Parlour Wine Room.
The National Library of Australia and the National Library of China have put together an exhibition showcasing over 300 years of Chinese culture and tradition. Exhibiting drawings and paintings of Beijing's iconic palaces, beautiful maps, books and prints never before seen in Australia, this is surely an exhibition not to be missed.
Do the Lake George Range walk to the highest point on the Lake George Range. Great views of Lake George and the Federal Highway winding its way to Sydney. Walking shoes with good gripping soles required. It is advisable to bring a bottle of water, and a warm jacket if it is going to be chilly.
Join a Library guide for a journey around the building and discover the stories in the Reading Rooms and public spaces. Bookings not required, however a minimum of two weeks notice is required for group bookings.
Tour the vineyard, winery and barrel room with the owner, winemaker or cellar door manager, and participate in a tutored tasting of 6 wines. Notes provided. Approx 45 minutes in duration. Designed for groups of 8 or more, but we can cater for smaller groups.
$7.50 or $12.50
Sunday, 8 May 2016
Celebrate Mother's Day with a relaxing afternoon art class hosted by Paint It Up. This class is perfectly suited to all-ages and skill levels, so we welcome Mothers & Daughters, Grandmothers, Fathers, Sons and groups of friends.
The painting for this class is a floral bouquet titled 'Thanks Mum'.
To make the afternoon even more enjoyable add our afternoon tea package to enjoy a glass of prosecco on arrival and feast on a high tea tower (scones, petit fours, macarons and ribbon sandwiches) while you create your masterpiece.
SPECIAL MOTHER'S DAY PRICE:
Art Class - $30pp (Usually $65)
High Tea & glass of prosecco - $20pp
Brunch with a side of champagne anyone?
The Loft @ Duxton have a luxurious menu planned with dishes to please all the savoury or sweet-tooths at the table, and just because we love them, every mum gets a free glass of bubbly!
Bookings are essential so contact us on 6247 7330 to reserve a table for your mum.
Ben & Jerry’s Openair Cinema is stopping by Canberra for a massive fourth season. After being embraced by The Capital over the last few, the organisers have once again turned everything up a notch - setting up on the stunning Patrick White Lawns, by the National Library for the season which kicks off on Thursday 14th January and runs right through to Sunday 21st February 2016