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Grants in the City

In the City Canberra has today launched a new program, Grants in the City. Grants in the City has been created to support individuals, groups and businesses to realise their projects in the heart of Canberra It is a program that recognises the value of bringing the community together and growing pride in the CBD. […]

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Canberra City to shine 365 days a year

Canberra’s City centre will shine for 365 days a year, with In The City Canberra committing to upgrade the decorative lights hanging in trees around the City. The cities iconic decorative lights currently hang in 130 trees, with plans to strengthen the east west corridor from Childers Street across Latin American Plaza alongside Alinga Street […]

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The human stories behind Canberra businesses

A new book celebrating business success in Canberra will launch this August, featuring over fifty unique stories from business owners in the ACT, including In The City Canberra’s very own CEO, Jane Easthope. Canberra Business Success Stories was written over eighteen months, with Author Suzanne Kiraly conducting over sixty interviews with Canberra business owners. The […]

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Launch of compassionate online Australian store Fairlings

A new online store launching this month will take the guesswork out of choosing essential day-to-day products that are fair trade, vegan, eco-friendly and organic. Founded by The Minimalist Vegan bloggers Masa and Michael Ofei, the new Fairlings store will stock just one brand of each product – the best natural option the couple could […]

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Ten places to get dessert in Civic and Braddon

We are strong advocates for dessert. No meal is complete without dessert and luckily there are no shortage of delicious options for the sweet tooth in Civic and Braddon.  Next time you’re in the City, treat yourself to something sweet at one of these ten Canberra dessert institutions. Frugii The team at Frugii Dessert Laboratory […]

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Thought Leaders Forum

On Thursday, April 7, a Thought Leaders Forum was held at the National Museum of Australia. Participants included key representatives from the Government, community groups, industry groups and academics. The Thought Leaders Forum was stimulated by Larry Beasley and Gordon Harris, urban planning experts from Canada as well as Tim Williams, Chief Executive for the […]

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Conservation work of Civic landmark starts

Minister for Small Business and the Arts Dr Chris Bourke announced on Monday that conservation work will commence on the public artwork Circuitry by Fiona Hooton. Circuitry stands at 8.8 meters tall in the Bus interchange. It symbolises the flow of people, transport and information that visit the City every day. As part of the […]

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Tips for parking in the City

Do you struggle to find a car park every time you drive into the city? Do you begrudgingly fork out a small fortune in car parking fees? Here are some tips for car parking in the city so you’ll never get caught out again.

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CBR 31 DAYS: Canberra lights up in March

Those living in our nation’s capital will be spoilt for choice in March when the city celebrates its birthday by holding a show, exhibition, event or activity every single day of the month.

March is not only Canberra’s birthday, but the start of autumn, a beautiful season in the ACT where the trees begin to turn and fall colours emerge in abundance.

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