Category Archives: General

CRVC open day

Canberra and Region Visitors Centre – Open Day

Locals are being encouraged to discover one good thing after another at the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre as part of the venue’s inaugural open day at Regatta Point.

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ACTION

ACTION’s Canberra Airport route begins

ACTION buses today start a daily route to and from Canberra Airport’s passenger terminal.

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Bentspoke

It’s beer ‘gold’ to Braddon’s BentSpoke

Congratulations to BentSpoke Brewing Co for their recent gold and silver medals at the International Brewing Awards 2017 for two of their canned brews.

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Balloons

Canberra Balloon Spectacular ready to take flight

Returning to the capital this March, over 40 hot air balloons will float across Canberra skies as part of the annual Canberra Balloon Spectacular. The Spectacular runs across nine mornings from 11-19 March, and features balloons from across the globe…

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BOLD

Bold new festival for Canberra

BOLD Festival celebrates the legacy and impact of professional and community dance, as a  platform for the work of older and still-practicing artists as a way to explore healthy ageing, the health impacts of creativity and the cross-generational exchange of…

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AR Airport

Airport seeks new experiences for augmented reality screen

Canberra Airport is seeking new immersive experiences to add to their augmented reality display screen in their baggage area.

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Canberra

Canberra businesses can now swap to LED light bulbs for free

Canberra businesses are now able to sign up to upgrade their light bulbs to LED for free in a territory-wide push to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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NGA exhibition

NGA announces contemporary artists for National Indigenous Art Triennial

The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) has announced the 30 Indigenous artists participating in Defying Empire: 3rd National Indigenous Art Triennial. The exhibition brings together established, mid-career and emerging Indigenous artists from across the nation, whose works mark the ongoing…

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Abode Kingston

Abode expands to Kingston

Canberra developer GEOCON has announced a new 61-room Abode Hotel will be constructed adjacent to Canberra’s premier restaurant precinct, Kingston.

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wines

New website for Canberra district wines

There is a new website for information on the 48 wineries and attractions in the Canberra Wine District, packed full of all the information visitors need to visit the regions’ vineyards, restaurants and events.

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RLWC - join the squad

Join “The Cup Squad 2017” at the Rugby League World Cup

The Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) kicks off in October, and the organising committee is seeking volunteers to be part of the action by joining “The Cup Squad 2017”.

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SQ partnership

Singapore Airlines partners with Canberra’s biggest race day

The Canberra Racing Club has announced a partnership with the world’s most awarded airline, Singapore Airlines, as the naming rights sponsor of the Camarena Quality Handicap over 1000m for the next three years. 

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