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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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Canberra Light Rail update – trees please

For those following the Canberra Light Rail project, there’s good news in store for anyone concerned about the former loss of trees and vegetation along Northbourne Avenue. Recent reports by Canberra Metro Construction reveal the plan to replace the trees formerly removed with a variety of species, including the 4-metre tall Eucalyptus Mannifera. At this […]

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Canberra’s The Cupping Room – a local flavour journey!

In The City Canberra (ITCC) aims to support the best attractions Canberra’s CBD has to offer – including favourite tried and tested coffee haunts! For those who find themselves pounding the pavements of City West and in need of caffeine, rest assured as there are many fabulous options including Xchange on London, TwentyOne Cafe & […]

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Flashback Friday: Survey says…

Appreciating what you, the Levy Payers, Government, our CBD businesses and the general community, wants from all of us here at In The City Canberra (ITCC), is important determinant in our daily activities. Also important is understanding your perceptions about the CBD. During our time in business, we have conducted several major surveys and research projects […]

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Flashback Friday: 2008 cleaning blitz

By 30th June 2008, In The City Canberra (ITCC) was pleased to report its campaign to remove posters from City walls had been successful. In addition to ongoing cleaning, a one-off cleaning blitz was completed on the Sydney and Melbourne buildings, Garema Place and City Walk from the bus interchange to Akuna Street. ITCC CEO […]

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