Floriade NightFest 2017

Every thirty-year-old deserves to celebrate the big birthday in style, and this year, Canberra’s Floriade NightFest gets the chance to show what three decades looks like when fun festivities and springtime spectacles come together.

This year, two full weekends will offer an incredible amount of non-stop entertainment, including:

Sparkling illuminated installations
Roving entertainment
Pop-up performances
An aerial fire show
Side-splitting […]

By |September 17th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Floriade 2017

Spring only comes once a year, and it true Canberra spirit, Floriade is Australia’s official welcome-back-to-warmer-weather festival.

It’s that time of year once again, but this year is far from just another Floriade festival. 2017 marks this event’s 30th anniversary, and in honour of three decades’ worth of delicate flowers and show-stopping blossoms, Floriade 2017 is sure to make a […]

By |September 11th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Floriade Twilight Concert 2017

When Floriade comes to town, every day gets a little brighter. This year, make sure you don’t miss out on the Floriade Twilight Concert!

On Friday, 15 September, you’re invited to experience a tribute band experience unlike anything else on Earth when the Canberra Symphony Orchestra comes together with David Bowie tribute group The Ziggy Band in the inaugural Floriade […]

By |September 10th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Gunning Fireworks Festival 2017

Who doesn’t love a good festival that ends with a spectacular fireworks display?

If you’re a lover of sparkly skies and fun family-friendly festivities, you’ll want to head to the Gunning Fireworks Festival. This is a place where springtime is welcomed with full-force, bringing with it the blooms and blossoms that signify warmer weather ahead.

On Saturday, 9 September, you’re invited […]

By |September 9th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Canberra Times Fun Run 2017

Looking for a reason to get out and get some exercise? No run is more fun than the annual Canberra Times Fun Run!

Now in its 42nd year, the Canberra Times Fun Run is ready to be better than ever before. Be sure to check it out on Sunday, 3 September.

The same great fun and exhilarating exercise are planned for […]

By |August 29th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

SHIMANO Mountain Bike Grand Prix Round 5 2017

On your mark, get set, get ready to ride!

If you’re a spirited cycling athlete, the SHIMANO Mountain Bike Grand Prix Round is ready to challenge you. Now, in its ninth year, this competition draws fierce competitors from far and near.

This competition isn’t solely focused on winners; it’s focused on the following factors:

Doable courses that are still quite challenging

By |August 21st, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Pete Murray Camacho Tour 2017

What happens when an artist with over a million album sales comes to Canberra?

If you don’t know the answer to this question, it’s time to find out for yourself when Canberra Theatre Centre welcomes one of our country’s most beloved musicians to its stage.

“Take Me Down” is Pete’s newest single release, which you’ll find on his newest album Camacho — the […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Brick Expo 2017

Who ever said you had to leave your childhood behind when you became an adult? Life is meant to be enjoyed, and some of your fondest memories probably came from the carefree days when toys, trucks, planes, and trains were the focus of your daily activities.

Feeling nostalgic?

It’s time to head to the Brick Expo, where LEGOs take on new […]

By |August 6th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Winter Festival 2017

Winter is a special time in Canberra, and when special times arise, amazing events are sure to follow!

National Portrait Gallery’s Winter Festival is a place where warm hearts and cold weather meet in perfect artistic harmony. Create your own art, be enticed by the magical experiences of others, and endeavor in things you’ve never thought possible.

Welcome to a world of […]

By |August 1st, 2017|Events|0 Comments|


Today’s gaming culture can be extreme with amazing technology, but it can also be extremely fun. If you’re up for a little friendly gaming competition amongst some of Canberra’s most interesting and funny people, you need to make sure GAMMA.CON 2017 is penciled into your schedule.

Here’s a taste of what you’ll find at this year’s endeavor:

Fine cocktails
Video […]

By |July 31st, 2017|Events|0 Comments|