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Flashback Friday: In The City mag

Last Summer, after five and a half years, we said a fond farewell to the Fairfax produced In The City magazine. In The City Canberra (ITCC) and the team at Fairfax supported new bars, restaurants, people and places with quirky stories ranging from who’s keeping bees on balconies, gorgeous pools, the best cocktails, where to […]

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A tipple or two at Taste of Braddon

People of Braddon: hold onto your hipster hats, burgers and beers as the time is almost right for you to shine! For two days only, the community of Canberra and surrounding regions will be invited to help In The City Canberra (ITCC) celebrate the benefits of Braddon. Spanning the weekend of 11 and 12 November, […]

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The Green Shed celebrates $500,000 in cash donations

In mid-2017, the Green Shed celebrated an impressive achievement – one that saw them reach a whopping $500,000 in cash donations to 40 local charities and organisations since their inception in 2010. Speaking on what motivates such generosity is The Green Shed co-founder Elaine Stanford, who said “we will support anything we see as a […]

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On the Fringe…

Are you a lover of the slightly weird but wonderful world of alternative utopian art? The inaugural 2017 Floriade Fringe may be right up your bohemian-themed alley! Run by Australia’s travelling arts festival, The Village, Floriade Fringe as an extension of the existing Floriade brand, promises to delight in every, unexpected way. The three-day spectacle […]

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Flashback Friday: Taxi rank security

Since 2010, In The City Canberra (ITCC) have matched the Government’s investment of $50,000 per year to keep Canberra’s Alinga Street taxi rank safe. Thanks to the joint contribution, party-goers on a Friday and Saturday night can rest easy knowing their ride home from the popular taxi rank will be subject to supervision, between the […]

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Flashback Friday: Transforming our city streets

A city without a vibrant centre is a city without a heart; which is why we here at In The City Canberra (ITCC) are thrilled the City Renewal Authority (CRA) will soon assume responsibility for providing our beloved CBD streets with the TLC they deserve. Over the years the pavements, shopfronts and alleyways of Canberra’s […]

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Oktoberfest in the City

Plans this Oktoberfest? Partially parched? Head into Canberra’s CBD to re-hydrate at one of the many local bars, pubs and restaurants. If your after a particular beverage (of the yeast variety!), why not head over to King O’Malley’s in Canberra’s CBD for a stein or two of culture and community spirit?! For the month of […]

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Micro-park, mighty popular with Canberra locals

In October 2016, In The City Canberra (ITCC) and ACT Government sponsored the Backyard Experiment. The community-focussed initiative, designed to enhance the visual aesthetics and bring life to Canberra’s CBD, was delivered by Street Furniture Australia and coincided with the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects, International conference. The highly popular public initiative occurred at a […]

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And…it’s a wrap!

What better way to wind-down from a bustling community-initiative-filled 2016/17, than by settling in to recap the major achievements and highlights that characterised yet another memorable year for In The City Canberra (ITCC)? This month we meander down memory lane, courtesy of the 2016/17 ITCC Annual Report. The ninth edition will subsequently be the last […]

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