NYE in the City
31 December 2015
The city will be in party mode on New Year’s Eve with two celebrations to welcome in 2015! Civic Square will host an all ages concert line-up while Garema Place brings in the New Year with bass beats and high-energy dancing.
A Day At The Lake
6 December 2015
Reconnect with Canberra's most well-known aquatic location - Lake Burley Griffin - and all the activities it has to offer. In partnership with Safe Waters ACT the day will include: Children's activities and games, interactive displays, demonstrations, barbecue, (other food options as well) and an event-wide modern-day scavenger hunt plus FM 104.7's Black Thunder will be on site with giveaways.
Hustle and Scout
5 December 2015
Discover the brand new location for Hustle and Scout. The event will be Canberra's first food and fashion event held in a multi-level car park. Held alongside The Forage street food market, the markets showcase innovative and sustainable Australian fashion labels, combined with the finest regional food and drink.
Christmas in the City
27 November to 31 December 2015
Christmas in the City - Canberra Celebrates. The city centre will light up this festive season with the SIDS and Kids ACT Christmas lights in the City, markets, concerts, kids activities, camel rides and visits from Santa.
DESIGN Canberra 2015
21 to 29 November 2015
DESIGN Canberra is an annual four-day festival of craft and design-inspired public events, exhibitions and forums held across Canberra. The challenge to locals and visitors alike is to change the way you think about Canberra and about the place of craft and design in everyday life.
Christmas at the Old Bus Depot Markets
5 to 20 December 2015
Immerse yourself in everything Christmassy! The Old Bus Depot Markets are open every Saturday and Sunday before Christmas in December. Why visit? Stock up on everything you will need for Christmas. From the large array of unique and handcrafted gifts for loved ones, to items to decorate your home for the festive season.
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Dates and times:
1 January 1970
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