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Sonoma Bakery is coming to Canberra! 

Stop the presses bread nerds! Sonoma Bakery is coming to Canberra! Yes, the famed Sydney Bakery is filling a loaf-shaped hole in our hearts where Autolyse used to be – taking over the former Autolyse shopfront on Lonsdale Street, Braddon. Sonoma will next year be bringing its incredible range of artisan sourdoughs to the capital including […]

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The Christmas food on the Fyshwick Markets tables

We find out what the people behind the Fyshwick Markets put on their own Christmas tables once they close their doors on Christmas Eve. It’s beginning to taste a lot like Christmas. And as is the tradition with so many Canberra food lovers, the place to stock up for the hungry hordes is the Fyshwick […]

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Dobinsons comes to Belconnen

Since opening its doors in Civic in 1994, Dobinsons has become somewhat of a local icon: think yellow umbrellas, thicker than thick toasties and those cakes. And while many other cafes have joined it on the now-bustling Bunda Street strip, it remains a popular destination for sweet tooths and caffeine addicts alike, with tables filled […]

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First Look: The Commons 2017

Back for its second year, The Commons returns with its caravan of, well caravans, full of some of Australia’s best street food. Making a return from last years event are Commons favourites Mary’s Burgers, MEET, Hoy Pinoy, and Gelato Messina and on the entertainment side, trivia is back, along with their Butler service, street performers, […]

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Want to win a year of beer?

BentSpoke wants to give away a year of beer! BentSpoke Brewing Co is playing Summer Santa (or Beer Fairy) and offering the public the chance to win a year’s supply of beer. Throughout the summer BentSpoke will be inviting the public to buy a case of beer and in 25 words or less tell us what […]

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Catch of Braddon hitting our shores next week

Canberra may be inland, but even the seagulls are excited about Catch. Set to open early next week, Catch is the much-anticipated seafood hotspot of Lonsdale Street Braddon. The brainchild of hospitality entrepreneur Socrates Kochinos and a team including Frank Kochinos, Sachuda Reddy and Nick Tuckwell, Catch has taken two years of planning and six months […]

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Eight pram friendly restaurants for a dinner date (plus one)

Heading out for dinner with a baby might seem a bit ambitious. But thankfully, there are places around Canberra that make it easier for parents who don’t want to miss out on our city’s burgeoning restaurant scene. We looked at a few restaurant options; taking into account things like speedy service, room for prams and change […]

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The Commons: Game of Thrones trivia and a doggie day out

You’d be forgiven for thinking that The Commons was all about cocktails in the sun and food, glorious food. Okay, so it is kind of about those things, but it’s also home to some of Canberra’s biggest start of summer celebrations. Alongside more than 20 food and drink stalls (including a magical Pimms Garden Bar), […]

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Five new places for weekend brunch in Canberra

Looking to try something new for weekend brunch? Here are five new Canberra cafés to check out. SECRET GARDEN It was Francisco’s Mexican for years—then, briefly, Peppermint—and now there’s a new kid filling the light-filled atrium space in Manuka Village. Secret Garden is, as the name suggests, a real hidden gem—the perfect spot if you’re […]

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All Buttered up: Croissant delivery service to launch in Canberra

As the weekend approaches you can expect to smell the aroma of buttery, freshly made croissants wafting across Canberra. That’s because this weekend, Dream Cuisine will launch the territory’s first and only freshly baked croissant delivery service. The hand-made pastries will be rolled out to select suburbs across Canberra between 7 am and 9 am across […]

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