CIMF 2018 Masthead

Champagne and circuses: Blanc de Blanc

There’s a chill in our autumn nights now, but from Thursday the heat will be rising late at night in the Spiegeltent. I am so excited the Spiegltent is coming back to town and, as always, the line-up is spectacular. Impressarios Strut and Fret have collected an outstanding array of talent – from musicians Dan […]

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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. 16 THINGS NOT TO MISS ANZAC DAY AT THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL Visit the Australian War Memorial and attend the Dawn Service, National ANZAC Day […]

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Academy tonight? A Civic giant shuts its doors

Two weeks ago, Academy Club revealed plans to close after 15 years as an integral part of Canberra’s dance music scene. So what does the future look like? For many, the shuttering of the after dark icon will just be another loss in the ever-turning wheel of Canberra hospitality, but for others, losing Academy will […]

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The Weekend Edit

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this weekend! Every Monday for more than seven years, we’ve published This Week in The Can, our comprehensive guide to everything happening around the city this week – but sometimes it’s just too epic to get through! That’s why each Friday we publish our Weekend Edit… Here are the things you shouldn’t miss!  […]

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A museum dance-off. What could be more Canberra? 

A city of national institutions and blockbuster exhibitions, Canberra is well known for its museums. But now, the National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA) hope that Canberra will also be known for its killer museum dance moves. The NFSA has taken a Step Back in Time to produce a video for the international Museum Dance-Off […]

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Calling 80s movie buffs

Take a chill pill and re-wind like a VCR to a time when things were totally radical. Get amped for Limelight Cinemas’ Totally 80’s Classic Series featuring Labyrinth, The Goonies and The Princess Bride each Sunday at 2pm, kicking off this Sunday 15 April. LABYRINTH A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth […]

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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 I FEEL PRETTY – RED CARPET SCREENING In the new romantic comedy I Feel Pretty, Amy Schumer stars as Renee, who […]

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20+ ideas for the autumn school holidays

As school bells ring for the last time this term, parents around Canberra scratch their heads, thinking of ways to entertain their kids over these next two weeks. We’ve gone ahead and gathered a list of activities that both you and the kids are guaranteed to love. Read on for some great ideas to keep […]

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The Weekend Edit

Your essential guide to what’s on in Canberra this weekend! Every Monday for more than seven years, we’ve published This Week in The Can, our comprehensive guide to everything happening around the city this week – but sometimes it’s just too epic to get through! That’s why each Friday we publish our Weekend Edit… Here are the things you shouldn’t miss!  […]

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Review: Ready Player One

When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune. IMDb I am cautious about recommending this film, not because it is (in my opinion) amazing, but because film watching […]

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