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Floriade – in full bloom!

Image: Floriade  Despite chilly North-Westerly winds and reluctantly blooming blossoms, Spring has officially sprung the Capital, signalled by Floriade getting under way on Saturday 16 September. Warning: this is not an event for the faint hearted! This year visitors to the annual event will be treated to a kaleidoscope of colour, thanks to the 1 […]

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FASHFEST 2017

Be the first to see new fashion, new music and new film. For the best seats in the house at Canberra’s largest annual red-carpet event, head to the FASHFEST website, check out the cool program and then book online. This year we’ll celebrate famous and upcoming local, national and international fashion designers over three days, […]

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Celebrating Brazilian independence – tomorrow!

Since 2013, In The City Canberra (ITCC) have supported Latin American countries celebrating their national days, including providing storage and management of national flags for use on occasions of national significance, such as the Brazilian Independence Day (7 September). Events at the Latin American Plaza enliven this part of the CBD, already enriched by multinational […]

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A ‘Taste of Braddon’ coming soon in 2017

Hold on to your hats, the team at In The City Canberra are working on something big! Mark your calendar as Taste of Braddon will run in Haig Park from Saturday 11 to Sunday 12 November 2017, celebrating absolutely everything that circulates in and around our beloved Lonsdale Street. Grab your friends, partners and kids […]

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The History Boys now showing at the Canberra Theatre

Producers of last year’s critically acclaimed The Normal Heart are back at Canberra Theatre Centre with Alan Bennett’s – The History Boys. A class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by three eccentric teachers as their headmaster pushes them to get accepted into Oxford and Cambridge universities. This is the latest production from Canberra theatre […]

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2017 World Curry Festival wrap up

And that’s a wrap for the 2017 World Curry Festival! The third annual curry celebration held over the 8-9 July saw approximately 50,000 visitors to the city centre across the weekend, with the festival proving just as popular as 2016. Curry festival attendees didn’t seem to be phased by the cold temperatures in Canberra’s CBD, […]

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2018 National Multicultural Festival Dates Announced

Mark your calendar – the National Multicultural Festival will run from Friday 16 to Sunday 18 February 2018. For the 22nd time, the National Multicultural Festival will again bring one of Australia’s biggest and most diverse celebrations to the heart of Canberra. This year more than 280,000 people flocked to the city to share in […]

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Here’s what not to miss at You Are Here

For the seventh year running, You Are Here festival is showcasing the best of Canberra’s independent experimental art and culture scene in the CBD from April 5 to 9. The five-day festival has a tonne of events located around the city centre, with both local and national artists bringing you exhibitions, music, live performances and […]

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The 2017 Canberra Comedy Festival breaks attendance records

As the laughter subsides in the nation’s capital, the Canberra Comedy Festival has wrapped up for another year, but only after hosting the largest week of comedy that Canberra had ever seen. Celebrating its fifth year, the 2017 Canberra Comedy Festival attracted over 60 shows over 7 days, providing a comedy smorgasbord of the best […]

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