Monday, 5 October 2015
Floriade 2015 @ Commonwealth Park
Floriade – Australia’s biggest celebration of Spring – returns to Canberra for the 28th year from Saturday 12 September until Sunday 11 October 2015.
This iconic event showcases one million flowers in bloom throughout Canberra’s Commonwealth Park and entry is free. The event welcomes more than 400,000 local, interstate and international visitors each year.
Join us, Monday to Friday from 12pm - 4pm for our awesome Pasta Passione special. Each day, our chefs will prepare a delicious fresh pasta for lunch for only $15!
Receive a stamp on our loyalty card from your server with each Pasta Passione purchase & receive a portion of our Epic Brownie or glass of Luccarelli Primitivo every third visit!
Mondays dinner deal at PJ O'Reilly's Canberra City is Salmon skewers served on a bed of cous cous with baby spinach, sesame dukkah and a dill and caper sauce plus a glass of Mrs. Smith Sauvignon for just $20.
The Treasures Gallery exhibits the Library’s most celebrated items. They illustrate some of the nation’s greatest stories, from Cook and Bligh’s epic voyages to the death of Burke and Wills in central Australia and the Mabo land rights case. Recently refreshed, the gallery features one of the earliest drawings of the polar bear, the first European depiction of an Australian bird, a book of verse inscribed by Henry Lawson to his wife and a bookcase carved by the young Dorothea Mackellar. It also displays the recently listed Memory of the World Gallipoli Letter written by Keith Murdoch in 1915.
10 am–5 pm.
Tuesday, 6 October 2015
by Lucy Stone
The Thai Food & Cultural Festival is the annual celebration of the tastes, colour, and beauty of Thailand. Held at the Royal Thai Embassy, the event is extremely popular, both for the deliciousness on offer and the cultural presentations on show. There's much to love about experiencing the rich culture of another country without leaving the comfort of your own city. In case you missed the event or wanted to relive the splendour, here's a recap of the day that was – cultural and culinary delights galore! Thai cuisine from local restaurants