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Canberra Centre to re-open Monaro Mall tomorrow

Canberra’s oldest mall, the Monaro Mall, will re-open to the public tomorrow having undergone a facelift that unlocks an array of fresh franchises to Canberrans. A show of confidence in the Canberra market is the reason behind the launch of the Canberra Centre’s newest upgrade, proven by the much-anticipated arrival of multinational fashion retailer H&M […]

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Canberra playing for an active and creative city

A diverse representation of Canberra will gather in late-November to take part in a conference that will seek ideas on how to transition Canberra’s City centre into a creative and playful hub. The new City Renewal Authority is the co-sponsor of the two-day event being presented by the Centre for Creative and Cultural Research at […]

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New CBD artwork to pay tribute to Canberra icon

Iconic Canberra suit maker, John Hanna, will be remembered by the Canberra community in a new mural located in Garema Place. The artwork, commissioned by In the City Canberra, will pay tribute to John who passed away in September and remembers him as one of the city’s most well-known and respected traders. In The City […]

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How can the Canberra CBD benefit from Lonely Planet ranking?

Last week Canberra was ranked third in ‘The Lonely Planet’s’ 2018 Top Cities to Visit list. The debate surrounding the ranking has been wide-spread, comical and somewhat relentless. It has also been nothing but a catalyst for Canberra’s exposure to the world. Now that we have been ranked third, the burning question is how does […]

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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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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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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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