NGA Know My Name Artist Party – Friday 3 June
Join the National Gallery of Australia in celebrating the artists from the Know My Name: Australian Women Artists 1900 to Now exhibition with a special after-dark event. On the night, dance to tunes by Club Kooky and DJ Gemma, sip on cocktails by Archie Rose and experience the live premiere of Jo Lloyd’s Archive the archive performance inspired by the life and work of Australian artist, dancer and choreographer Philippa Cullen. Book now.
10 Yards Paired Wines Long Table Lunch – Saturday 4 June
10 Yards at Aranda are hosting a locally sourced 5-course degustation lunch with paired wines from Sapling Yards. The lunch will feature produce from their garden, as well as produce from the Southern Harvest and Banjo’s Paddock markets and Glenryan Grazing beef and lamb. The chef and gardener will also be on hand to answer any questions on the produce showcased in each dish. Book now.
Play Outside Day at Haig Park – Saturday 4 June
Because you’re never too old to play, the Council of Ageing is hosting a very special Play Outside Day at Haig Park on Saturday. Kicking off at 12pm, there will be activities to get the body moving such as dancing for well-being and musical moves for seniors, exercises for the mind including giant board games, painting workshops, mindfulness colouring and a reading table, and amazing live performances from Brass on the Grass, Sax in the City and more. Get your free ticket here.
EPIC Farmers Market – Saturday 4 June
Join EPIC for great offers on seasonal produce and support local growers. Find a great variety of fruit and vegetables, poultry, seafood, handmade goods and delicious made to order foods. The markets will be open from 7:30-11:30am. For further information head to their website.
ACT Wildlife Sewing Group – Saturday 4 June
Bring your own materials and tools to sew, knit, crochet, and learn new project patterns with a skilled instructor at ACT Wildlife. Welcoming all, join a great group of people from 10:30am to 2:30pm for a crafty and social afternoon. Register online.
NRL Raiders v Roosters – Sunday 5 June
Join in the Viking clap at 4:05pm at GIO Stadium and support the Canberra Raiders. Take the whole family, enjoy the food and drink stalls and cheer on the Greens to victory! Tickets are available at the door or online. For parking and other information head to GIO’s website.
1882 Hall Champers and Charcuterie – Sunday 5 June
Get your friends together for that much-needed catch up and enjoy 2-hours of free-flowing champagne package with a charcuterie shareboard at 1882 Hall. Get your tickets here.