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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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The Long 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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The Changing Face of Canberra

In our push to become the cool little capital, are we losing the very qualities that have made us what we are? When photographer Martin Ollman posted a photo to his social media account of Canberra’s light rail deep in construction mode—a chaotic blur of bulldozers, freshly gutted trees and traffic—it struck a nerve. In […]

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ACT Budget 2018: the rundown

Oh what a beautiful surplus. You know that feeling when you finally pay your credit card off after years of debt and interest payments? Yeah, me neither. But ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr was feeling all of the surplus joy today when he delivered a budget that is back in the green instead of the […]

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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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The Long 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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Are these the best views in Canberra?

The sweeping views of Molonglo Valley will take centre stage at Denman Prospect’s newest development, Polo. Crafted by the award-winning Milin Builders and Developers, Polo is a collection of 50 apartments and 29 townhouses, majority north-facing, with arguably the best views in Canberra—overlooking the Molonglo River and rolling hills of the Arboretum. “It’s a very […]

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How to build better places for people

Have you ever walked along one of Canberra’s big city blocks and marvelled at the long, lifeless street frontages, the wide, hot pavements or the endless windowless façades? Anna Chauvel has. One of Perth’s leading landscape architects, Anna is the brainchild behind PLACE Laboratory, a design practice that puts people front-and-centre. And after recently relocating […]

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Revel in renewal at Ainslie + Gorman

This weekend is your chance to revel in this glorious autumn weather and celebrate revitalisation with a bit of art, culture and food. The Ainslie+Gorman Arts Centres, in partnership with Founders Lane, are hosting AUTUMN REVEL, a free family-friendly festival featuring live music, food stalls, maker’s markets, art exhibitions and more. Amongst the festival fare, […]

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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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