Author: OutInCanberra

Andrew’s cure

Ellacure is nothing short of a dining cure for the suburb of Bruce. With housing developments, apartments and offices on the rise, thousands of hungry tenants are still seeking culinary experiences else where.

As a local Belconnen man, born and bred, local Chef Andrew Hollands foresaw the lack of dining experiences in the area.

“I grew up in Kaleen and the closest you can get to this style of venue is Dickson or go the city," Andrew said.

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Fine Wine, Food and Art: A Night to Remember

The marriage of landscape and wine, or as the French say, ‘terroir’, has long been celebrated. Now, an outstanding food and wine experience in the National Gallery of Australia takes this union to new heights.

A dinner, designed around the world class Shirazes and Shiraz Viogniers of the Canberra District is being held in conjunction with the Turner to Monet: The Triumph of Landscape exhibition.

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Get Bronzed this winter

Winter may be getting ready to launch with its cold, pale and flu ridden hands, but just as that new winter trench coat may brighten your day, a tan can brighten your winter.

Yes, I have looked out the window and I know too well that their aint no sunshine, but who said your tan had to be authentic?

It doesn’t. So at OIC we’ve hunted down an expert to help us battle the potions, lotions, sprays, mits and machines and get a hot tan for winter.

Bronze Solarium’s owner and tanologist, Ivanka shares with us the tips of the trade.

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Opening Soon: Ha Ha Bar

The Ha Ha Bar official weekend launch is taking place over the Queen’s birthday long weekend, and you’re invited!

Experience Canberra’s latest addition in Belconnen, come for a drink, stay for the tapas. Haha Bar offers a tasteful addition to Belconnen’s bar and restaurant scene.

Polished timber floors outline a cosy mezzanine lounge area, lit by soft pendant lights and furnished with slick ottomans.

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Canberra Wineries

With most venues less than an hour’s drive from Canberra’s city, visiting the Canberra and surrounding wine region is easy.

Meet the winemakers, witness the breathtaking scenery of the vineyards and taste the delicious varieties of wine.

Why not treat yourself and make a reservation at one of the many on-site prestigious restaurants. Enjoy wine tasting with gourmet delights from some of the Nations finest chefs.

Indulge in a glass of wine by the cosy open fire places, or outside on the luxurious patios and balconies overlooking this picturesque region.

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