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Seven ways to cool off this weekend

HerCanberra Team

It’s gonna be a hot one.

Here’s how to escape the heat.

Swim or splash

Whether you like the feel of concrete beneath your feet or prefer to go bush, there’s a swimming spot for you (and your pooch!).

16 places to swim in Canberra (that aren’t pools!)

Six Pools to Cool Off at This Weekend

Canberra’s best dog swimming spots

Head to the coast (or inland)

Day trip (or event a weekend away), anyone?

10 favourite South Coast beaches

Where to eat on the South Coast this summer

A weekend in Wollongong

Eight great reasons to head to Wagga Wagga this summer

Keep the kids occupied

Happy mum, happy life…

‘Cool’ places to play indoors

Shady playgrounds for summer

Six Kid Friendly Summer Pools

Find your watering hole

Feel like a cold one? Here are a few places to track down.

Hidden Canberra bars worth searching for

Bentspoke’s breezy summer beers

From little things: Brew Nation

The Duxton: your new local

See an exhibition

From the glittering treasures of Versailles to the best in Australian advertising, Canberra is packed with fascinating things to see and do. Check out some of this summer’s blockbuster exhibitions here.

This summer’s blockbuster exhibitions

Versailles three ways

Selling out our history of advertising

Watch a movie (or Netflix)

Feel like a day on the couch, or a darkened cinema? We’ve got a few ideas for binge-watching.

Review: Rogue One

Celluloid Dreams: Dreams on film

Five ‘Escapeflix’ to binge watch

Five TV shows to binge watch this summer

Leaving You In Stitches: Four Comedy TV Shows To Binge Watch

Four new shows to binge watch

Read a book

There are few things better than curling up with a good book.

Midnight feasts and mouth-watering meals: Our favourite food books

Books to read when…

Books To Read For a (Fictional) Summer Holiday

10+ books you should read before you die…

Dreams Reads + Sounds


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