The 2019 World Curry Festival is on this Friday 30 August and Saturday 31 August 2019. Experience the authentic tastes of curries from all over the globe at this year’s festival, and be entertained by cultural performances as well as the traditional chilli eating competition.
Published: 27 August 2019
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
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