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Nightfest 2016. Credit: Martin Ollman

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 the things […]

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20+ things to do these spring school holidays

The spring season is upon us. And the spring school holidays are just around the corner. Here’s how to spend the two weeks exploring, creating and learning. Museum of Australian Democracy Looking for something to do during the first week of the school break? MOAD‘s program is affordable for everyone. There is a wide range of activities […]

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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 The 2017 CAPO Art Auction Gala “Putting on the Glitz” The annual CAPO auction has been held at the Canberra […]

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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 the things […]

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There’s nothing sweeter: Five years of Sweet ChariTea

 It’s now been five years since Kartika Medcraft and her team started Sweet ChariTea to give back to Pediatrics at the Canberra Hospital.  When her son, Sebastian, was diagnosed with a rare spinal cord tumour at age three, Kartika (pictured above, far left) wanted to find a way to give back to the community that gave […]

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GIVIT to a smart charity

Giving to charity becomes much more effective when you think outside the box. Ten years ago, Queensland mother of two Juliette Wright had some baby clothes she was ready to give away. But the charities she approached did not need baby clothes. Instead, they needed specific household items, or sanitary supplies for women feeling domestic […]

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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 Canberra High Tea Party The High Tea Party gives you a beautiful high tea with sparkling wine at a five-star venue […]

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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 the things […]

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Bugs and Blooms inspiring Floriade kids

Foraged flotsam becomes fauna and flora. Children taking part in Canberra’s annual flower-fest can learn some important lessons in recycling and creativity during a Bugs + Blooms workshop at Floriade 2017 this spring. Encouraged to create whimsical insects and flowers from recycled materials for the sculptural Rejuvenation Garden at #DonateRejuvenate House, kids can let their imaginations […]

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Canberra’s Tiny Timeline

Blundells Cottage sits within the National Triangle at the heart of the Griffins’ design for Australia’s capital city. So why is it still here and why should we care?  On this date, exactly 150 years ago, at Blundells Cottage … nothing happened. Nothing happened that affected the march towards Federation. Henry Parkes wouldn’t find his […]

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