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Film - Wild

The so-real-it-hurts Laura Dern is a cinematic treasure at this point: in Wild, the actor is magically effervescent as a fluky ’70s mom, splashing...

Film - The Theory of Everything

At its best (which is often), director James Marsh’s affecting biopic of the cosmos-rattling astrophysicist Stephen Hawking plays deftly against schmaltz....

Kids - Puppeteria - Pinocchio and Cinderella

28-29 Dec The Jeral Puppets present their ninth summer festival of puppetry with a double feature show for three to nine year olds. The show includes story of the...

Kids - Puppeteria - Pinocchio and Cinderella

Tue 30 Dec The Jeral Puppets present their ninth summer festival of puppetry with a double feature show for three to nine year olds. The show includes story of the...

City Walk comes alive with Christmas Markets both day and night

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

With 10 market stalls starting at 9am today (Thursday 18 December), this festive hustle and bustle of activity on City Walk near Garema Place is another reason to be in Canberra’s CBD this December. Everybody loves a good market, especially at Christmas. During the day come and support five of our local charities at the Christmas [...]

$21 million to boost ACT workforce skills

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Minister for Education and Training Joy Burch yesterday launched Skilled Capital, a new $21 million training initiative that will respond to industry identified skills needs. “Skilled Capital will provide all Canberrans with the opportunity...Show More Summary

Kids - Metro Screen School Holiday Courses

12 Jan 2015-14 Jan 2015 Anyone aged between 11 and 17 can take part in Metro Screen's Young Filmmaker Workshop, and by the end of it they'll have their very own short film to...

Kids - Water Wonderland

Sat 10 Jan 2015 The Water Wonderland festival will be a fun-filled family event where both parents and children can learn about our ocean-dwelling friends. There...

Around Town - Fortynine Studio

The Fortynine Studio is a multidisciplinary collaborative design studio based in Darlinghurst. The space was granted as part of the City of Sydney’s...

Man in court after spitting incident

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

A 21-year-old man from NSW will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Thursday, 18 December) charged with common assault and driving whilst disqualified after an incident in Tuggeranong on Monday (December 15). Police will allege that the victim had been driving his car on Isabella Drive on Monday evening around 8.30pm when a vehicle in front [...]

In the wake of the Lindt Cafe atrocity: questions which demand answers

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

A woman I know called me yesterday morning in great distress. Even on the phone it was obvious she was shaking and near to tears. She had known Tori Johnson since he was four years old and now he was dead, killed by Man Haron Monis at the Lindt Café. I’d spent the previous night covering the siege [...]

The end of a love affair

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Break ups can be tough. They aren’t easy and there’s always the awkward part in the middle, the moving and parting of the things. But I’m afraid it’s time. I swear it’s not you, it’s me Canberra. I’m leaving you for somebody else. It’s time for me to get out and explore the big bad [...]

Clubs - FLRL - the Four Pillars

Sun 21 Dec Fashion Launches Rocket Launches (FLRL) are part-band, part-experiment. Members are interchangeable, Instruments are not conventional and boundaries are...

Bars & Pubs - New Year's tropicana party at Opera Bar

Wed 31 Dec Opera Bar has had a makeover in time for the summer party season and they are prepped and ready to host a tropicana party to ring in 2015. There's no...

Art - Taking It All Away: MCA Collection

18 Dec-22 Feb 2015 What does the MCA care enough – or deem important enough – to collect? Their 'Collection' exhibitions are always good for taking a stickybeak. This...

blindfold

A recent paste-up by Klara on Little George St just south of Gertrude St. The text reads ‘keep calm and carry on with your blindfold on…’ … This post was first published on Fitzroyalty. © Brian Ward.

Film - Kids Moonlight Movie Night: The Croods

Thu 22 Jan 2015 Dreamworks animation's prehistoric family are coming to Eden Gardens for a special family-friendly outdoor screening in their Garden Theatre. Watch the...

Kids - The Great Story Book

09 Jan 2015-23 Jan 2015 See an interactive outdoor theatre show based on the dreamtime story of Tiddalik the Frog who drank all the water in the world. This colourful comedy...

Bars & Pubs - New Years Eve at the Morrison Bar and Oyster Room

Sat 31 Jan 2015 Just a short stroll from all the action around Sydney Harbour, The Morrison Bar and Oyster Room will be ringing in the New Year with a Tiki Iisland party...

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