Wednesday, 31 December 2014
New Years Eve @ Kremlin Bar
There’s a simple reason Kremlin Bar and Tapas in the city keeps winning awards: It’s good. Really, really good. Now, with the festive season upon us and summer kicking in full-swing, the suave and sassy team at Kremlin are getting together to ensure you have a very happy New Year.
Forget the hordes outside; within the plush walls on Northbourne Avenue you’ll be in the safe hands of the friendly staff while enjoying a great night with exclusive clientele. Tickets are $75.00 (for groups of four or more) and selling fast.
Go to www.kremlinbar.com.au or call 6257 7779 for more information.
Mint Garden Bar is holding a New Years Eve Party!
The Food & Entertainment Package is $45.00 per person.
Swan Hill Salt Lamb on the Spit
Seasonal Flame Charred Vegetables
Selection of Light Salads
Garlic Rubbed Pita Breads
Mini Strawberry & Cream Fizzy Pop Bavarois
Bookings essential: 02 6249 6050
Say goodbye to 2014 and welcome 2015 at the Manuka Beach Party this New Years Eve at Polit Bar - Canberra's Lounge!
$30 includes food & a welcome cocktail
House DJ plays requests for fun & dancing
Dress code: beach glam, whatever that means to you (dig out your diamonte thongs)
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 at 8:00 PM - Thursday, 1 January 2015 at 4:00 AM
Ring in the New Year with dazzling colour and celebration!
RIO CARNIVAL will be held in the Village Centre at the National Arboretum Canberra from 7:30pm until 1:00am Wednesday, 31 December 2014.
$150 per person includes canapés on arrival, a 3 course meal, entertainment, DJ and drinks!
Bookings are essential, visit www.gingercatering.com.au to reserve your spot.
FREE with PRIZES. Every Wed 8pm. Lots of fun questions and - did we say? - prizes! Fly over the Week Hump with a laugh. Looking after Factoid Geeks in Manuka (or just Great Guessers...)
The Hostess, Tammy Paks is a drag princess, entertainer, hostess, singer and light actress. Her salacious attitude, witty parodies and frequent usage of the word 'moist,' are bound to bedazzle and befuddle you as you ponder on the serious business of Tranny Trivia...
Be party to Canberra's first and only. Click here to register.
The Treasures Gallery holds many of the Library's most prized items from iconic objects to handwritten histories. Terra Australis to Australia is a narrative of our nation and its development, featuring highlights from the Library's collection, from early maps and atlases to books, manuscripts, paintings, drawings, photographs and objects. Come face-to-face with James Cook's Endeavour journal, a display showcasing the Library's collection of celestial mapping, the notebook William Bligh kept after the Bounty mutiny, and a selection of zines from the Library's growing collection. 10 am–5 pm. Free entry. http://www.nla.gov.au/exhibitions/treasures-gallery
Thursday, 1 January 2015
Explore the changing face of the nation's capital through this fascinating display. Historic images of Canberra by many of the most celebrated photographers of the twentieth century are displayed alongside specially comissioned photographs of the same places today. 10:00am–5:00pm. Free. https://www.nla.gov.au/exhibitions/canberra-then-now
by Jen Taylor
Have no doubt about it, Jen Taylor know how to rock. As OutInCanberra's resident music critic, it's odd not to find her out a few nights a week taking in the sweetest sounds in Canberra's live music scene. We asked Jen what here favourite moments were for 2014 - not necessarily the best gigs, but those moments - sometimes fleeting - where the moment becomes magical. You can read the first half of her list here. So, in her own words, here are Jen's Top Ten for 2014.