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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 Christmas Table Arrangement Workshop with The Floral Society Gather a bunch of festive friends and join us for a jolly good time as […]

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Christmas cheer in the city

A few years back, I spent my Christmas holidays in Europe. In Paris, the Eiffel Tower was lit up like a Christmas tree, the Champs-Élysées was lined with market stalls and children rode the carousels for free. In Rome, each narrow laneway was festooned with different decorations: strands of twinkling lights in one, red umbrellas […]

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Celebrate equality in CBR with new rainbow number plates

Canberrans can celebrate equality in our community by installing new rainbow number plates, now available to order from Access Canberra. Canberra is the most LGBTIQ friendly city in Australia and these new number plates, which feature a rainbow strip along the bottom, are a way for people to show their continued support of equality in our […]

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Our bumper guide to play spaces for every Canberra dog

Whether your dog is outgoing or shy, wild or well-trained, friendly or behaviourally-challenged, there is a perfect off-leash place in Canberra to suit them. We often get asked by dog owners where they can take their dog for some safe off leash time so they can stretch their legs and have some fun. Canberra’s fenced […]

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Festive Feels: Christmas comes to Glebe Park 


On the eighth day of December, my true love took me to: Christmas in Glebe Park! Once again, Christmas has snuck up on us and so have the festivities. Now that it’s December, we’re all in a mad rush to purchase gifts, decorate that slightly-dilapidated tree in tinsel and organise a cracking Christmas lunch for […]

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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. 20 THINGS NOT TO MISS Handmade Christmas Market December 2017 Canberra’s award-winning Handmade Market is a quarterly event, which brings together talented artists, designers, stylists, craftspeople and […]

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Designed for dogs

A teetering tower of dog treats, a reflective pool for hot paws to cool off, and an artwork that turns Yves Klein blue when participants pee on it… Dogumenta was not your run-of-the-mill art show, but America’s first curated art experience for canines. The show, held in Brookfield Place in Lower Manhattan in August, was […]

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All wrapped up: Christmas at Canberra Centre

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…to be a shopper. Christmas shopping gets a bad rep, but with seasonal treats in store and a little prior planning, we promise you’ll get through it in one piece (and pick up the perfect gift in the process). This December, Canberra’s beauty and homewares heaven is set […]

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The Weekend Edit

YOUR ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO WHAT’S ON IN CANBERRA THIS WEEKEND! Every Monday for nearly 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! 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. 21 THINGS NOT TO MISS THE COMMONS 2017 In 2016 the inaugural The Commons Street Feast attracted over 50,000 Canberrans across 10 days of pure, […]

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