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Canberra CBD images - 12 OCT 2009

Flowers, Floriade and Florists in the City

With Floriade officially opened, what better time is there to take a look into the beautiful Florists Canberra City centre has to offer. With all florists below sharing a passion for design, quality and attention to detail, they are sure to meet your every need. Here is a list of our favourite Canberra City florists, what’s yours? […]

Photo credit: Visit Canberra

This week in the City

The major event in the City this week is of course Floriade, but for the kids, the iconic Merry-Go-Round in the City also reopens after recent upgrades.


Civic Merry-Go-Round re-opening Soon  

Almost all Canberrans are familiar with the City’s iconic merry-go-round. Operating in its current location for the past 40 years, this much-loved landmark has been undergoing repair work to extend its lifespan and return it to its prime.


Capital Metro Industry Briefing

The Capital Metro Agency is hosting an Industry Briefing on Monday 15 September 2014 at the National Convention Centre Ballroom from 11.00am – 1.15pm.

Canberra CBD images - 12 OCT 2009

Free Shuttle Service from City to Floriade

A free City to Floriade Shuttle coach will be providing transport from the city to the front gates of Floriade. It will run every day of Floriade.


Outdoor dining in the City

The sun is out, the birds are singing and with the warmer weather upon us, this could only mean one thing; the beginning of spring.


Braddon local supermarket

Debate over the potential development of a Braddon supermarket has resurfaced as residents are urged to clarify their support for a local grocery store. Not surprisingly, nearly two-thirds of people thought proximity of a local grocery store was important to their life. Some think that delis should open, in addition to specialised and independent supermarkets […]

Garema Place

Revitalising the City centre

People like personalised spaces; places that feel right. It’s an equation of heights and width. The low-rise of Garema and City Walk is helped with the trees but the buildings should be taller. If there was the economic incentive to become taller, owners and developers would take this up but there are good economic reasons […]