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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, 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 12 things […]

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Canberra’s modernist soul

There’s a bus shelter near my house and I’ve just struck a new relationship with it. Don’t get me wrong. I’ve not started to take the bus (not that there’s anything wrong with that). It’s that I now realise the bus shelter is part of the Modernist Architecture movement and an important part of Canberra’s […]

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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 FELIX RIEBL (OF THE CAT EMPIRE) Felix Riebl is one of Australia’s most unique and accomplished songwriters and musicians.  As […]

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Velvet: grooving on down to boogie town!

Not feeling well? Maybe you have a Night Fever? Don’t blame it on the sunshine, don’t blame it on the moonlight, don’t blame it on the good times, just blame it on the boogie! Yeah that’s right Canberra, I’m in full disco mode right now thanks to a recent conversation with the glorious, magnificent, awesome […]

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Delivering the diversity dividend

While diversity might be the buzzword of the year in recruitment circles, building a gender-balanced workforce isn’t dependent on big ideas or complex strategies. In fact, it starts with a simple commitment to build better workplaces. At consultancy giant PwC, 20 per cent of the 50-plus new partners admitted each year must now be from […]

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Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers: As cool as the name sounds

Five local teenagers are taking on the world of Rock n Roll in the Canberra music scene. Anna Ryan, Scarlett McKahey, Neve van Boxsel, Jaida Stephenson and Pip Gazard together make Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers, an alternative indie rock band smashing the boundaries of usual 16-year-olds. The Canberra College students have been performing […]

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Our most musical Street: An eclectic feast for the ears

Live music is a veritable chocolate box for the senses – an indulgent treat that makes spirits soar, mends hearts and inspires us. As the winter months roll on and the indoors beckons, an evening of live music in The Street Theatre’s cosy interior becomes the perfect way to settle in for the night – […]

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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, 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 14 things […]

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A festival showcasing our heritage

Twenty days, 80 tours, 21 talks, 16 exhibitions and 12 open days. The 2017 Canberra and Region Heritage Festival provides an opportunity over the next three weeks for everyone to connect with Canberra, its region and its history. In its 35th year, the festival is now a drawcard for local and interstate visitors alike – […]

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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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