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Design Canberra Wrap-up

The inaugural Design Canberra Festival was a great success. Read about the next steps and what it could mean for Canberra City.

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Asian Football comes to Canberra City

Along with the festivities in the City centre in December, including the World Record Christmas Lights attempt, trampolines and camel rides, there will be a striking red dome dominating Garema Place from Friday 28 November until Thursday 4 December.

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A competition for The Competition!

Canberra welcomes home grown Australian feature film The Competition. Filmed in and around the ACT and Capital Region The Competition celebrates music, love and chasing your dreams. Win tickets to the opening night here!

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This Week in the City

With December around the corner it’s time to start spreading the Christmas cheer! Christmas in the City festivities begin this week marking the beginning of Canberra’s biggest and best celebration of Christmas. Bringing music to the city this week is the iconic Rick Astley and Australian artist Melanie Horsnell. Christmas in the City: 28 Nov […]

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A hundred ways to change the world

DESIGN Canberra, the inaugural Canberra craft and design festival taking place 19-23 November, 2014, will be showcasing the results in two events, ‘Flagging our Future’ and ‘Creative Licence’.


Braddon Food Guide

Braddon hosts some of the best bars and restaurants that Canberra has to offer. Less than a kilometre away from the CBD, it’s a must see while in Canberra.

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Win tickets to the Windows on Europe Film Festival

Dendy Cinema is taking patrons on a trip across Europe this November with the Windows on Europe Film Festival. Win tickets to the documentary Irish Pub.

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This Week in the City

It’s another busy week in the City, this time with a cultural theme! Featuring exhibitions and plays, this week provides a good opportunity to sink your teeth into some art or to expand your cultural horizons.