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16+ ways to ‘give’ locally this Christmas

No matter what your family situation, the numbers in your bank balance or your age, Christmas is a time to share. Sharing presents, food and hospitality with family, friends and loved ones are staples of Christmas that everyone can relate to, but Christmas is sometimes to perfect way to share with those you don’t know. Spreading […]

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This Week in The Can

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this week! HAVE AN EVENT YOU’D LIKE TO SEE LISTED IN THIS WEEK IN THE CAN? SUBMIT IT HERE BY COB WEDNESDAY PRIOR. 10 THINGS NOT TO MISS  Versailles Treasures from the Palace The NGA has worked with the French Government and the Palace of Versailles to deliver […]

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Belconnen’s New Republic

It’s a brave new world for the North. Republic, a new urban estate has been unveiled by Fender Katsalidis, Oculus and Geocon, and it’s going to change everything. Since it opened, the NewActon precinct has been the handsome and all-encompassing place to be. But a $700 million development has been announced that will add a […]

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Weekend Edit: What’s on in Canberra

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this weekend! Every Monday for more than five years, we’ve published This Week in The Can – but sometimes it’s just too epic to get through! That’s why we’ve introduced our Weekend Edit… Here are 11 things you shouldn’t miss! 11 THINGS NOT TO MISS CIRCUS 1903 – THE […]

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Canberra ain’t boring

The power of two women with a plan cannot be underestimated.  Soudalay Thammavongsa and Emma Madsen are two such women who are setting out to change Canberra, one small purchase at a time. Their first venture, Spare 10! was launched in May 2016 to help Canberra’s homeless find warmth by encouraging Canberrans to donate the cost of […]

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This Week in The Can

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this week! HAVE AN EVENT YOU’D LIKE TO SEE LISTED IN THIS WEEK IN THE CAN? SUBMIT IT HERE BY COB WEDNESDAY PRIOR. 11 THINGS NOT TO MISS  Circus 1903 – The Golden Age Of Circus Discover the golden age of circus this summer as Circus 1903 sets […]

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How to get merry (for free) in Canberra

Tis the season to be jolly.  But hey, it’s also the season to balance your books and budget for Christmas gifts so there’s no shame in wanting to know how to enjoy the festive season without overspending. Here’s our guide to free and inexpensive ways to celebrate the season in Canberra! Christmas Fun at the Tuggeranong […]

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Weekend Edit: What’s on in Canberra

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this weekend! Every Monday for more than five years, we’ve published This Week in The Can – but sometimes it’s just too epic to get through! That’s why we’ve introduced our Weekend Edit… Here are 11 things you shouldn’t miss! 11 THINGS NOT TO MISS Show & Tell Market  […]

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Local voices bring Versailles to life

They may have perfect French accents, but the children’s audio guides to the upcoming Versailles blockbuster are distinctly local. As art lovers and Francophiles from across the country await the opening of the upcoming National Gallery of Australia blockbuster, Versailles: Treasures from the Palace, a group of young Canberra students are particularly invested in the […]

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This Week in The Can

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this week! HAVE AN EVENT YOU’D LIKE TO SEE LISTED IN THIS WEEK IN THE CAN? SUBMIT IT HERE BY COB WEDNESDAY PRIOR. EIGHT THINGS NOT TO MISS  Show & Tell Market  Show & Tell is Canberra’s contemporary design market, showcasing the work of designers, makers, illustrators and […]

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