UC Drive in Cinema – Friday 28th to Saturday 29th August

The UC Drive in Cinema is back for another 3 movie magic sessions over this coming weekend!
This time, we are super excited to announce that it is open to the public as well as the UC Community including a family friendly Saturday matinee session. Unlike other drive in cinema’s that use projectors, we use a full LED lit screen for the best viewing experience during the day and at night. The ultimate drive in cinema experience wouldn’t be complete without movie snacks! That is why we will have a candy bar selling all your movie favourites including popcorn, drinks, chocolate and chips.


Keep Strutting – Saturday 29th August

You are invited to join our innovative and vibrant fashion meets food experience at Canberra College Performing Arts Theatre. Connecting brands and creating buzz, we’ll “Keep Strutting” whilst live streaming, sharing our Fair family of Canberra and surrounding regions, market leaders in fashion, beauty, entertainment, catering and styling. Keep Strutting- The Fashion Runway will feature wedding, event, travel and lifestyle attire, workshops, art exhibitions, Insta styled props, performers, special guest interviews and more. Live streamed from 6pm-7pm. Everyone welcome to attend our outdoor Foodie Fair, co-hosted with Experience Eats, from 5pm-8pm, featuring local food trucks and entertainment.

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Live In Ya Local @ Old Canberra Inn – Saturday 29th August

Presented by Hands Like Houses & Live In Ya Lounge – Viewing at Old Canberra Inn. Hands Like Houses are planning their biggest production to date on Aug 29th and are doing their best to create a vibe for this special ‘viewing party’ at the Old Canberra Inn. Enjoy the Live in Ya Local live stream from one of Canberra’s most iconic venues, with local artists Sputnik Sweetheart ad Aya Yves playing support sets. Throughout the night there will be interactive giveaways from local Canberra businesses including Capital Brewing, Mallaluka Wines, Grease Monkey. A great way to support local artists, businesses and the Canberra Night-time economy.


Kokomo’s Bottomless Bellini’s – Saturday August 29th

You are all welcome to join our Saturday brunch time of fun. Introducing Kokomo’s Bottomless Bellini’s an introductory offer @ $50 per person (till the end of Sep 2020) 11.30am & 1.45pm seatings. Including 6 delectable food dishes, 4 Bellini flavours. Limited Seating as bookings are essential. Good food, good drinks, good company


Sideway Wine Tasting – Saturday 29th August

A night of rare Italian, French and Australian wines at Sideway bar in the city. Working through Sparkling, White, Skin Contact and Red varieties to compare and contrast different styles, regions, and winemaking techniques. Enjoy a free glass of prosecco or lager on arrival with 14 different wines in 7 different categories to taste. There will be Snacks & Finger food provided and of course the bar will be open for cocktails and nightcaps after the tasting.


Water Walks: Celebrating Canberra’s Hidden Creeks Exhibition – Saturday 29th August

 Calling out all the creative nature lovers! Presented as part of the Where You Are Festival 2020, Water Walks will draw together sixty local photographers exploring and celebrating Canberra’s hidden waterways. Inspired by experienced local photographers and expert ecologists, historians and writers, during August 2020. Three groups have investigated, walked and documented often overlooked neighbourhood waterways. Using their cameras to record their experiences, the groups explored Weston, Jerrabomberra and Sullivan’s Creeks as these streams navigate the city via drains, wetlands and tunnels. On Saturday the 29th August the participating photographers will each contribute images to the Water Walks exhibition, with local writer and environmental historian Cameron Muir contributing a linking text narrative. Water Walks will open in the Manuka Arts Centre gardens on Saturday, 29 August, 2 – 5pm, with a simultaneous launch via Facebook of PhotoAccess’ online Water Walks gallery.

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Lisa Richards Live streaming Concert and Chat – Sunday 30th August

With a voice described as both ferocious and sweet and a percussive guitar style, Lisa Richards writes songs of longing, loss, love and hope, borrowing from the traditions of folk, blues and jazz while carving out her own musical corner of the world. Join Lisa’s weekly livestream every Sunday from 11am via Facebook and Instagram

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Fly Away With Me @ The Boardwalk Bar & Nightclub – Sunday 30th August

Come join us for a fun night out to de-stress, rekindle your creativity and paint your own unique masterpiece. Becoming a super popular girls’ night out activity this is the perfect chance to bring your friends and make some new ones during a guided two-hour painting session from start to finish. No experience needed to have a fantastic time!