Light rail officially opened to the public on Saturday 21 April. More than 25,000 people enjoyed a ride on its opening day and many people are now using the service for their daily commutes or getting to the city centre.
Published: 30 April 2019
Contemporary artist Dr. Genevieve Swifte presents Cygnus Atratus, Wild Swans Urban, a photographic project documenting the black swans of Canberra's urban environment. Native to Ngunnawal country and a constant presence at locations where the urban and natural environments entwine, the project aims to connect the city with the lake, and the community with our native wildlife.
Published: 15 April 2019
During the 2019 April school holidays, the City Renewal Authority brought a different kind of play experience to Glebe Park.
Published: 29 April 2019
Look after your body and mind with free yoga classes in Civic starting today. The classes will be run by Joga Yoga with the support of a City Grant, each Tuesday and Thursday for the next 12 weeks.
Published: 08 January 2019
From Friday 1 to Sunday 3 March, your favourite retro-fun flicks come to Haig Park in Braddon with a unique outdoor social cinema. Enjoy dinner, drinks and music in the park until the sun sets and the movies begin.
Published: 05 February 2019
Haig Park and the Sydney and Melbourne Buildings will be in the spotlight during Enlighten 2019 as the festival comes to Civic for a second year.
Published: 26 February 2019
We gave away free plants in Latin American Plaza, Petrie Plaza and in Lonsdale Street on Tuesday 31 July 2019. Thanks for helping us find a new home for the plants as we refreshed our current planter boxes for the upcoming changing season.
Published: 12 August 2019
A new, free bus loop has been launched that connects Civic to Canberra’s cultural institutions. The Culture Loop Shuttle Bus runs seven days a week from 9am to 5pm with nine stops, at some of Canberra’s main attractions.
Published: 24 January 2019
Visit an art gallery with a twist this spring in Canberra’s city centre – the ANCA Art Bus. Experience an iconic Canberra Action Bus repurposed into a mobile gallery space that will play host to exhibitions by local contemporary artists.
Published: 20 December 2018