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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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Get gaming in the City

From arcade games to Xbox to the good old fashioned favourite board game, Canberra gamers are spoilt for choice in the City. If gaming is your thing, or if you’re keen to see what all the fuss is about, check out our list of where to get your game on in the City. Reload Bar […]

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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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Canberra’s New Movie Trailers Inspire Travellers

Check out Visit Canberra’s One Good Thing After Another campaign that begins this week, with five short films called Weekend Movie Trailers targeting markets in Sydney, regional NSW, Singapore and New Zealand. In May, Visit Canberra will continue the One Good Thing After Another campaign with the launch a new video itinerary planner app. 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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Kids shopping boutiques in Braddon

As most Canberrans know by now, there’s no shortage of unique shopping boutiques in Braddon. And while there’s a lot on offer for adults, we wanted to tell you all about a couple of fabulous options for the little ones. Both located on Lonsdale Street, Tip You’re It and Lellow offer a tonne of stylish […]

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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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