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Girls Rock! Canberra this winter

Do you ever see something and think I wish that’d been around when I was young? As we get older it’s all too easy to look back to our younger selves and see what we needed at the time to steer us through the confusing minefield of adolescence and our teenage years. Maybe our talents […]

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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 13 things […]

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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. NINE THINGS NOT TO MISS Hayley Jensen – Past Tense and Present Peace Album Launch Songbird Hayley Jensen has wowed millions of listeners and live […]

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Wanderlust is just down The Street

Wanderlust can be a powerful lure as the capital cools. Fortunately, Canberrans needn’t stray too far to melt the icicles – The Street Theatre is gearing up to another jam-packed itinerary of musical wanderings, to power you through the first days of calendar winter. June at The Street continues to push the boundaries of live […]

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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 13 things […]

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An ‘emotional wallop’: the CSO’s Australian Series

War has changed immeasurably during the last century, and whilst some of changes are easily observed (like the advances in technology for example) others are more discreet. The ways in which war is portrayed through art has undergone subtle yet significant changes; some of which will be heard and seen during the second performance of […]

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Enigma: In a flash it’s gone

In a flash it’s gone.  The dancer has moved from one form to the next. Capturing that movement in a still frame is the ultimate challenge for a photographer, as Canberra’s Lorna Sim well knows. Lorna’s new exhibition, Enigma, captures the free spirt of young contemporary dancer Eliza Sanders, who dances wherever the wind takes […]

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Out with old and in with the handmade

Rid yourself of those unloved winter woollies and brighten up with some of the most exquisite handmade products Canberra has to offer (while also perusing a dessert stall or two). The Winter Handmade Markets are back again for the ninth year running, and I promise you they aren’t anything as bleak as their season. Over […]

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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. NINE THINGS NOT TO MISS  RSPCA ACT Million Paws Walk The Million Paws Walk event is a wonderful day for all creatures with two or four […]

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Eurovision breakfast, keep the glitz but hold the cheese

Sunday breakfasts are a leisurely ritual for me. At the crack of 10.30 I emerge sleepy and warm, make myself scrambled eggs and a steaming hot pot of tea and settle in to luxuriate in the slow bliss of it all. But not this Sunday morning! I’ll be up before the sun, joining millions of […]

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