Spring Long Lunch in the Olive Grove at Pialligo Estate – 25 Oct

Let Pialligo Estate take you to another world! From 12pm, they’re taking the tables out of the restaurant and into the olive grove for a long lunch to remember, in amongst the trees at our stunning Estate orchard or olive grove. You’ll be treated to an elaborate sharing menu, as well as an oyster station, gin bar and with bottomless bubbles, the flow won’t stop until you do! Celebrate the wonder that is spring and its gorgeous harvests. And just when you think it can’t get any better, there’ll be an after party at Pialligo Fields with live acoustic music from Tuchasoul! $99 per person, includes oyster station, sharing menu and unlimited sparkling. Buy tickets here!

Spring takeover: The Campari Group in Lucky’s – 25 Oct

Join an evening of spring cocktails and tunes as Campari Group take reign over the Lucky’s Bar from 6.30pm for one night only. Hosted by brand ambassador, Tristram Lilburne-Fini enjoy a curated list of indulgent cocktails paired with live music in Lucky’s Speakeasy Bar – The perfect Friday night vibe. Book tickets here.

Prosecco and Co. at Walt and Burley – 25 Oct

For the love of Prosecco every Friday from 5pm Walt and Burley will be serving up a brand-new punchy Prosecco menu that bursts with Summer flavours. Wind down at the end of the week the bubbliest way how on the Foreshore. Book now on 6239 6648.

Spartan Race: Canberra City Sprint – 26 Oct

For the first time in history, the World’s #1 Obstacle Course Race is coming to Canberra!  The Canberra City Sprint will feature 20 epic Spartan obstacles over a 5K course, dropped right onto the shores of Lake Burley Griffin this October. If you’re looking for a way to shake up your fitness routine, want to try something new with your mates, or just want to have a go at something a bit different, then commit to the 5K Sprint and transform yourself into a Spartan! You can form a team with your mates and experience Spartan together, or race solo and commit to your transformation and Spartan journey. Book your tickets here!

CIC Diwali Gala Dinner – 26 Oct

Canberra India Council (CIC) cordially invites you to A Night to Shine – Diwali Gala Dinner on Saturday, 26 October 2019, at the Hyatt Hotel Canberra. This A Night to Shine – Diwali Gala Dinner evening is brought to you by CIC, proud producers of “The World Curry Festival” every July and “India in the City” at the National Multicultural Festival (NMF) in February each year. CIC has been an integral part of the National Multicultural Festival in Canberra for the past 10 years. Tickets include a 3 course Dinner, Live Entertainment, Networking, Raffle Draw with Attractive Prizes, Event Games, Fun Activities, Bollywood and Hollywood Themed Dance Floor, Tickets Purchased are non-transferable and non-refundable. Tickets cost $160 per person or save $100 by booking 10 seats or one full table. Buy tickets here.

A Spring Mad Hatters High Tea at Pialligo Estate – 27 Oct

Back by popular demand for another Spring edition, Pialligo Estate has a wondrous Mad Hatter’s High Tea planned for you and you won’t want to miss a minute. Bring your friends with you down the rabbit hole on an adventure with glasses of bubbles! The utterly mad team will make you smile with our curiouser and curiouser array of sweets and treats. You could have a table for two or ten! It’s time to visit Wonderland at Pialligo Estate. Two sittings – 11am or 2pm, tickets are $60pp. Book tickets here.

Sunseeker Sunday’s at Walt and Burley –27 Oct

A new Summer Sunday sesh has arrived in town! Say hello to those golden rays with Walt and Burley’s Sunseeker Sundays: Pimm’s Edition. Sit by the waters edge with refreshing Pimm’s Pop-up Bars, fresh seafood bars, live acoustic tunes and chilled lake vibes. Try the Paddles and Boards weekend special where you can select a premium beer paddle with any grazing board for just $50 (wine flight option +$10). Relax at Walt and Burley all Sunday, every Sunday from 11am, just as the Foreshoreans do. Book now on 6239 6648.

The Sound of Music Sing-a-long at Limelight Cinemas – 27 Oct

The hills are coming alive at Limelight Cinemas for the all-time classic, The Sound of Music Sing-A-Long. Tickets are only $15, and all lyrics are on screen! The screening is at 1.30pm. Buy tickets here.

Story Time at National Library of Australia – All Weekend

Story Time: Australian Children’s Literature is an exhibition of much-loved children’s books from the colonial period through to the present day that will appeal to anyone who has experienced the magic of stories. This exhibition will reacquaint you with old friends and introduce you to new ones. It will take you on a nostalgic tour through childhood, looking at the works of great Australian authors and illustrators including Bronwyn Bancroft, Mem Fox, May Gibbs, Bob Graham, Emily Rodda, Ivan Southall, Shaun Tan and Ethel Turner. A must-see exhibition, Story Time explores the rich history of Australian children’s literature and takes you on a journey across time and place—real and imagined. Families can also have fun in the dedicated kids section, Playtime. Presented in association with the National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature.