A WIRES Fundraiser Exhibition – Thursday 30th Jan – Saturday 29th Feb
Held at the stunning Nishi Gallery in NewActon is a major charity exhibition featuring donated works from 30 emerging and established Canberra region artists. Over the course of a month, the works of art will be sold via silent auction with all proceeds going to WIRES. The Launch of this month-long event is on Thursday 30thfrom 6-9pm, however is open until February 29th.
Tickets are $12.50 and are available to purchase online here.
Gin Dinner at Hotel Kurrajong – Friday 31st Jan
For an evening of fine dining, live music and all things gin, be sure to get yourself tickets to Hotel Kurrajong’s evening event. Over the course of the evening enjoy a 4-course share style dinner hosted by Tim Reardon from the Canberra Distillery, as well as a gin themed cocktail on arrival.
Event starts from 6pm at tickets are $125pp. Book tickets here.
Friday Prosecco & Co at Walt & Burley – Friday 31st Jan
Get ready for your weekend wind down at Walt & Burley who boast a summer inspired menu. Prosecco is the star of these evenings which occur every Friday from 5pm. Enjoy your weekend early on the Foreshores calming edge and treat yourself to some bubbles with menu favourites including Pinksecco, Cherry Sparkler and Foreshore Fizz.
This is a free event starting at 5pm every Friday evening.
T20 Women’s International Australia v England – Saturday 1st Feb
This is your chance to see the number one ranked team in the world and reigning T20 World Champions, Australia take on England in the second match of the Commonwealth Bank T20I Tri-Series at Manuka Oval. If you are planning on attending all three matches at Manuka Oval, get your discounted series pass today by clicking here (strictly limited).
Castaway Canberra – Saturday 1st Feb
You’ll want to grab your friends for this one! Castaway Festival is back this weekend for one day only with a line-up of some of Australia’s hottest acts. Performing guests include the likes of Peking Duk, Gang of Youths, Illy, What So Not and Rufus, to name just a few. The festival will be held at Stage 88 and is sure to bring along some strong summer vibes to boogie the evening away!
Tickets can be purchased online here.
In Concert with Dami Im & special guest Caitlyn Shadbolt – Saturday 1st Feb
Hosted at the National Museum of Australia to wrap up the final days of DreamWorks Animation: The Exhibition, is an unmissable event with performance by Australia’s very own Eurovision superstar and X-Factor winner, Dami Im! Enjoy great music and watch the nights stars take over the sky as supporting country artist Caitlyn Shadbolt also takes the stage.
Rural Fire Service ticket offer: The National Museum of Australia extends its gratitude to the Rural Fire Service with a special offer of two free tickets to all current RFS ID holders.
The event will go from 7pm – 9pm and tickets are available online via Eventbrite.
Bushfire Relief Benefit Concert – Saturday 1st Feb
Grab yourself some tickets and head on down to Hawker College to support a local initiative bushfire fundraising event. Witness dance performances from numerous dance studios across both Canberra and New South Wales, as well as musical performances by local Canberra artists. As a Red Cross authorised event, all proceeds from the evening go towards Red Cross Bushfire Appeal. Doors will open at 3pm for a 3:30pm show. Tickets are $25pp and available online here.
Your Local Wedding Guide Canberra Expo at Exhibition Park – Sunday 2nd Feb
Sunday marks the start of the years very first major Wedding Expo! This event is both the largest and the longest running wedding expo with inspiration at every corner. Discover your wedding theme, dress styles, décor, venues, honeymoon destinations, flowers, photographers and more, all one place. There will also be a stunning fashion parade, live music and expert advice to help you with all your questions!
This is a kid-friendly event starting at 10am – 3pm at the Budawang Pavilion Exhibition Park. FREE tickets are available online here.
T20 Women’s International Australia v India – Sunday 2nd Feb
Australia returns to Manuka Oval for the third match of the Commonwealth Bank T20I Tri-Series against India in a clash that promises to be an entertaining encounter. If you are planning on attending all three matches at Manuka Oval, get your discounted series pass today by clicking here (strictly limited).
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SEBERG High Tea at Dendy Cinema – Sunday 2ndFeb
Head to Dendy Cinema in Canberra Centre this Sunday to watch the movie inspired by the true events of 1960’s. Staring Kristen Stewart as iconic actress Jean Seberg, the movie tells the civil rights movement story of how and why she was targeted by illegal FBI surveillance program COINTELPRO. This event includes a drink on arrival, a pot of tea, and a mix of sweet and savoury items. The event starts at 10:30am and tickets are available online at Dendy.