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Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 28 Feb & Sun 1 March

10 – 2020 Australian Plants as Bonsai Exhibition Check out a display of over 50 bonsai, suiseki and related items created by Canberra and visiting inter-state artists. The display will highlight the breadth and diversity of the use of Australian plants in the art of bonsai and include some from…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 22 & Sun 23 February

10 - Three Sixty Fashion Market The Three Sixty Fashion Market sells new and recycled fashion for stylish and selective shoppers. You'll find quality garments of all sizes and styles, shoes, handbags, accessories and more. Stallholders sell vintage, retro and pre-loved fashion that is far too good…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 15 & Sun 16 Feb

10 - Marymead Monster Garage and Plant Sale Grab some bargains at the Marymead Monster Garage and Plant Sale! Check out the range of plants, books, toys, clothing and bric-a-brac – with all proceeds going to Marymead. Saturday February 15, 9am – 1pm 255 Goyder St, Narrabundah…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 8 & Sun 9 Feb

10 – Free Tennis Open Day The Canberra School of Tennis is hosting a FREE Open Day at Gold Creek Country Club. Head along to try programs including ANZ Hot Shots for kids, Fitbit Cardio Tennis for adults & Social Tennis for all. All juniors who enrol for term 1 tennis lessons will get a free…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 1 & Sun 2 Feb

10) NatureArt Lab Canberra’s botanic art studio, NatureArt Lab, is offering short courses and workshops for the budding or experienced artist! Students can learn to use watercolour, coloured pencils, ink, pen and more while immersing themselves in science and nature studies. This Sunday, Canberrans…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 21 & Sun 22 December

10 - Insane Championship Wrestling Insane Championship Wrestling returns to the Belconnen Community Centre to present: ONE. It features ICW Champion Jake Gibson, Dozer, Mike Kelly, Sam Driver, Tank, Benny Whiplash, Nyx Jade and many more. All ages are welcome – fun for the whole family! Saturday…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 14 & Sun 15 Dec.

10 – Clean Up Lake Burley Griffin For the second year in a row, members of the NCA Lake User Group are organising to give Lake Burley Griffin a good clean before the summer months, and they’re encouraging the public to join in! Last year about 100 volunteers by foot, kayak and dragon boat pulled 74…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 7 and Sun 8 Dec

10 - Indigenous Art Market Head to the picturesque Acton Peninsula for the AIATSIS Indigenous Art Market. It presents work from a range of contemporary Indigenous artists and art centres from around Australia directly to the shores of Lake Burley Griffin. There’ll also be cultural workshops,…

Top Ten Things to do in Canberra Sat 30 Nov and Sun 1 Dec

10 – Forde Community Association’s Christmas in the Park A fun afternoon out for the family! Pack a picnic and enjoy Christmas carols, face painting, a sausage sizzle and heaps of activities in Heritage Park! The gang from Canberra Reptile Zoo will be there to show off some of their reptiles and…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 23 & Sun 24 November.

10 - Undercurrent Design Market The Undercurrent Design Market showcases an array of contemporary, leading edge Australian-made design treats. Just in time for Christmas, peruse delightful gifts and objects made from a wide range of materials, including ceramics, jewellery, textiles and glass.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 16 & Sun 17 November.

10 - Family Fun and Market Day Reid Early Childhood Centre will open their sheds to sell children's play and educational equipment such as wooden play kitchens and laundry, prams, foam mats and blocks, storage items, screens, and of course lots of toys, clothes and books. There’ll also be handmade…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 9 and Sun 10 November

10 – Marymead Annual Fete There’ll be all the usual fete favourites and plenty more, like face painting, plants, craft, food, clothes, books, bric-a-brac, raffles, cafe, sausage sizzle, toy sale, chocolate wheel, music, performances and much more! Saturday November 9, 9am – 1:30pm 255 Goyder St,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 2 and Sun 3 November

10 - Lifeline Canberra’s bootcamp Head along to Lifeline Canberra’s second annual Bootcamp! There’ll be two sessions, an earlier one for the serious bootcampers, then a family bootcamp at 9:30. Warm up with some of Canberra’s favourite mascots! Get ready to sweat and enjoy lots of activities like…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 19 & Sun 20 October

10 - Children's Week at Boundless Celebrate Children’s Week with a day of fun at Boundless! The National Capital Authority and Marymead are hosting a free Children’s Festival with a sausage sizzle, Lego activity, gardening with Bunnings, book giveaways, face-painting and a jumping castle! Saturday…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 12 & Sun 13 October

10 - Canberra Bonsai Society Annual Show The display will feature high quality bonsai - both traditional exotic plant species and Australian species. There’ll be demonstration sessions, guided tours and Bonsai Basics sessions – covering all things Bonsai! There’ll also be plants for sale, as well…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 5 & Sun 6 October.

10 – Floriade in the Suburbs at Woden Floriade in the Suburbs is bringing some Floriade flavour to local town centres, heading to Woden Town Square this weekend! Enjoy an afternoon of food, drinks, live music, market stalls and family entertainment. You’ll also get to meet Floriade’s famous pink…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 28 & Sun 29 Sept

10 - Oliver the Musical at The Q Take the family along to something different these school holidays! Watch as Charles Dicken’s classic story of Oliver Twist comes to life on stage. Fall in love with the strong local cast of talented artists who bring personality and charm to the timeless characters…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 21 & Sun 22 Sept.

10 - Big Spring Fete There’s something for everyone at the Big Spring Fete! Check out the Nerf war, bubble soccer, indoor inflatables, competitions for the kids, cupcake decorating, cake stall, handmade market stalls, bacon and egg rolls, sideshow alley, pre-loved books, toys and much more!…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 14 & Sun 15 Sept

10 – Chifley Preschool Spring Fair Head along to the Chifley Preschool Spring Fair for some family fun! There’ll be activities for the kids including a jumping castle, face painting and a visit from the fire truck as well as cakes, second-hand books and toys, a coffee cart and sausage sizzle. There…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 7 and Sun 8 Sept.

10 - Canberra Kids Market The Canberra Kids Market is the place to find quality goods for our 0-12 year olds, with a whole stack of clothes, toys, babycare, prams, cots, strollers, basinettes, car seats, party supplies, etc! A great alternative to mall shopping, with a huge range of items at budget…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 31 Aug & Sun 1 Sept

10 - Canberra Fashion Market Discover new and pre-loved fashion with designer labels and a wide range of styles, more than 1,750 sqm of shopping and more than 100 stallholders. There’s also a growing food and wine component. There’ll be fashion, shoes, bags, jewellery, accessories and beauty…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 24 & Sun 25 August

10 - CPW: Indestructible 2019 Capital Pro Wrestling returns to the Canberra PCYC to present: Indestructible. Watch wrestling stars compete like Adrian Axton, Addicus Slain, Benny Whiplash, Dozer, Gimpy, John Crossfire, Luna Flare, Mike Kelly, Nyx Jade, CPW Champion Rex, Rob Mezzenger, Sam Driver,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 17 & Sun 18 August

10 - Canberra Small Business Market Support local small businesses by shopping! There will be over 45 different local stalls selling everything from fashion, beauty, homewares, foods, toys, crafts, food & drinks, mens wares and more! Sunday August 18, 9am – 3pm Canberra Fitters Workshop,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 3 & Sun 4 August 2019

10) Neville Bonner Primary School Book Fair Head along to the annual Neville Bonner Primary School Book Fair! There will be something for everyone, from second hand books, to a cake stall and sausage sizzle! Rain, hail or shine, check it out and grab a bargain book! Saturday August 3, 10am – 4pm…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 27 & Sun 28 July 2019

10) Junior Groovers Disco Kids will be entertained with dancing the afternoon away to all their favourite music while you sit back enjoy a meal from the restaurant or a drink from the bar. You can even organise to have your kids party there! Sunday July 28, 1pm – 3pm Harmonie German Club…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 20 and Sun 21 July 2019

10 - Kids Outdoor Play Day in Haig Park Kids can try a range of play activities designed to get them moving including tree climbing, slacklining, an obstacle course, nature play, circus skills and aerial sports. In between all the active fun, take a break to enjoy the arts and crafts, live music…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 13 and Sun 14 July 2019

10 - Insane Asylum 19 Insane Championship Wrestling returns to the Tuggeranong Community Centre to present: The 19 Annual, Insaneasylum. Featuring: ICW Champion Adrian Axton, Chris Shadows, Mike Kelly, Rex, Addicus Slain, Nyx Jade, Sam Driver, Luna Flare, High Octane, Dozer and more. All ages…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 29 & Sun 30 June 2019

10 - Canberra Kids Market This is THE place to find quality goods for your 0-12 year olds with clothes, toys, babycare, prams, cots, strollers, basinettes, car seats, party supplies, etc. A great alternative to mall shopping, with a huge range of items at budget prices! Saturday June 29, 9am –……

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 22 & Sun 23 June 2019

10 - Kippax Monster Garage Sale The Kippax Monster Garage Sale is a West Belconnen institution. You'll find great bargains on items including books, clothing, furniture, homewares, electrical and much more. There's also morning tea and activities for the kids. The sale supports the work of the…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 15 & Sun 16 June 2019

10) Canberra Pirates vs Flyers Cheer on the Canberra Pirates as they take on the Flyers in the second weekend of home games in the IHNSW Women’s Ice Hockey League! Canberra’s women’s ice hockey team the Canberra Pirates are looking to continue their winning streak, with their last home games seeing…

Top 10 Tings to do in Canberra Sat 8 & Sun 9 June 2019

10 - Bus Depot Markets Kids in the Shed Enjoy a family fun day out at the markets! There’ll be a lively atmosphere with lots for the kids to see and do. You’ll find stacks of products that kids love like handcrafted toys, bedroom accessories, artworks and lots of bright coloured kids clothes.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 1 & Sun 2 June

10 – Watson Preschool: Winter Wonderland Fete Feast on cupcakes and bake stall goodies with a coffee or two. Savour the sausage sizzle and buy a book or three. There’ll be lots of fun activities like face painting and dance shows by Lucy Sparkles, as well as the lucky dip and jumping castle. A…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 25 & Sun 26 May 2019

10 - Frock Up Canberra Vintage Fair Check out antique, retro, vintage and designer clothing from Victorian times onwards. There’s accessories, jewellery, fashion art, textiles, buttons, bows, linen and lace at this boutique vintage event. If you like vintage clothes, you won’t want to miss this,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 18 & Sun 19 May 2019

10 – Birman Cat Club of Canberra All Breeds Cat Show Check out the wide range of breeds like Abyssinians, Sphynx, Selkirk Rex's, Birmans, Maine Coons, Siberians, Exotics Ragdolls, American Shorthairs and more. There will be food for sale and raffles for the public and the exhibitors. Listen to what…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 6 & Sun 7 October

10 - Suitcase Rummage Suitcase Rummage is a mini scaled market with giant rewards. It promises to be everything that is a market without the hassle. It’s about bringing a suitcase filled to the brim with your goods and treats. You can be a part of the Rummage experience by selling wares or come…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 29 & Sun 30 Sept

10 – Sculpture in the Paddock This great outdoor event features sculptures by talented artists and sculptors – all to celebrate art in our rural landscape! It’ll feature food stalls and entertainment on the weekends. This year’s event partners with Shaw Vineyard Estate in Murrumbateman – a stunning…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 22 & Sun 23 Sept

10 – Fetes You know it’s Spring when all the fete signs start popping up around the capital! There’s several this weekend, including the Majura Primary Spring Carnival Fete, the Sacred Heart Primary School Big Spring Fete and the Duffy Primary Community Fete. Enjoy all the fete favourites like…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 15 & Sun 16 Sept

10 - Queanbeyan Swap Meet This family friendly event is must for car enthusiasts and collectors. Last year there was about 500 sites and goods sold ranged from all eras of car parts to collectables, books, magazines and antiques. Site holders travel from all over Eastern side of Australia to sell…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 8 & Sun 9 Sept

10) Makers-Con at the Old Bus Depot Markets Hobbyists and pop culture fans convene! The Makers Convention will unite stalls and attractions that showcase a range of hobbies. Check out the range of attractions, demonstrations and a cosplay competition will also be lined up. There’ll also be live…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 1 & Sun 2 Sept

10 – Canberra Kids Market Discover new, handmade and pre-loved clothes, toys, books, games, accessories, furniture, prams, strollers, equipment for babies, toddlers and young ones! There’ll be heaps of stalls and great bargains. Food and coffee available. Free parking. Saturday September 1, 9am –…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 25 & Sun 26 August

10 – Collectable Sunday Fancy yourself as a collector? On the fourth Sunday of the month, the Old Bus Depot Market highlight collectables – anything from records, to furniture, antiques, vintage clothing, ceramics, glassware, china, vinyl records and more. If it’s worth collecting, you’ll find it…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 18 & Sun 19 August

10 - Gungahlin Sri Lankan Food Fair Enjoy authentic delicious food cooked with Sri Lankan spices. There’ll be samosas, rice with traditional curries, pan rolls, egg hoppers and much more. All proceeds go towards a new Buddhist temple in North Canberra. Saturday August 18, 10:30am – 2:30pm Gungahlin…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 11 & Sun 12 August

  10 – Craft & Quilt Fair This is the perfect opportunity for the knitting, needle and creative craft enthusiast to meet manufacturers, dealers, publishers, mail order specialists and designers covering hand and machine knitting, cross stitch, tapestry, patchwork, quilting, sewing,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 4 & Sun 5 August

10 - Calisthenics ACT competition Calisthenics ACT is holding its first teams competition for the year and you’re invited! Check out the range of dance routines choreographed to music. Calisthenics is for girls of all ages and helps develops fitness, co-ordination, grace, poise and teamwork. It…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 28 & Sun 29 July

10) Canberra Wedding Fair With over 70 exhibitors on site, you'll find everything you need under one roof to plan that perfect wedding. Whether it's flowers, suits, dresses, photography, venues, makeup or simply creative inspiration, you'll find it at the Canberra Wedding Fair. Sunday July 29, 10am…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 21 & Sun 22 July

10 - Gungahlin Sri Lankan Food Fair What better way to warm up on a winter’s day than with a delicious hot curry? Try a range of yummy food cooked with Sri Lankan spices. There’ll be hoppers, samosas, finger foods, rice with traditional curries, pan rolls and more! Proceeds to help the new Buddhist…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 14 & Sun 15 July

10 – Abstractions Renowned and diverse local photographer, Martin Ollman presents a unique view of Canberra through close ups, nature, people and places. Abstractions is on display in Gallery 1 until 28 July – so go in to see his striking images! July 6 – 28 Tuggeranong Arts Centre, 137 Reed…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 7 & Sun 8 July

10 - Tuggeranong Bulldogs Charity Round The Tuggeranong Bulldogs are hosting a community charity round to raise money for the Miracle Babies Foundation – supporting premature and sick newborns, their families and the hospitals that care for them. Keep an eye out for the ‘Bucket Shakers’ walking…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 30 June & Sun 1 July

10) Midwinter Arts & Crafts Show Check out this event featuring local artists, crafters and musicians! It’s been delighting visitors for over 35 years with a large array of art and craft, food and entertainment. There’ll be much to see and buy with funds raised to support community programs.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 23 & Sun 24 June.

10 - Trivia Night to save the Orangutans Test your trivia skills while supporting a good cause! All money raised on the night supports The Orangutan Project’s conservation efforts. Be in with a chance to win some great prizes and silent auction items. June 23, 6pm – 10pm Eastlake Football Club, 3…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 16 & Sun 17 June.

10 - Neville Bonner Market & Book Fair  Check out the range of market stalls, a second hand book fair, live entertainment, raffle, reptile display, jumping castle, face painting, BBQ and food stalls, a hot air balloon (weather permitting), garden stall and much more! Head along to join in the…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 9 & Sun 10 June.

10 - Lah Lah 10th Birthday Party Party with the stars of ABC KIDS Lah-Lah’s Big Live Band, as they celebrate their 10th birthday! Enjoy an hour of singing and dancing fun, packed with Lah-Lah hits and laughs! Everyone gets to meet the band and check out the instruments after the show. June 9, 10am…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 2 & Sun 3 June.

10 - Sense and Sensibility at Canberra Theatre Kate Hamil’s adaptation of Sense and Sensibility has been described as Jane Austen on theatrical steroids! A night at the theatre you won’t want to miss. It’s about the newly widowed Mrs Dashwood who must move herself and her daughters from their grand…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 26 & Sun 27 May

10) Canberra Winter Gemcraft and Mineral Show Dealers will sell jewellery, rough and cut gemstones, fossils, rocks, mineral specimens, opals, beads and beading supplies, as well as lapidary equipment and supplies. Members’ collections will also be on display with demonstrations of cabbing, faceting…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 19 & Sun 20 May

10) World Bee Day Plenty of celebrations happening around the capital for World Bee Day! The official opening kicks off at the Slovenian Embassy at 10am Sunday. The Embassy of Sweden buzzes from 1-4pm with fun activities like Swedish Folk Dancing and honey tasting. Parliament House chefs have been…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 12 & Sun 13 May

10 - YMCA Belconnen Fete A relaxed morning with coffee, food, market stalls and games! A great chance for current families to spend time together and new families to check out the YMCA service. The fete will feature food stalls, fresh coffee, face painting, balloon animals and much more. May 12,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 5 & Sun 6 May

10 - Kippax Monster Garage Sale Snap up a fantastic bargain and stay for a cup of tea and scones! You’ll find bargains in furniture, plants, toys, art, haberdashery, homemade sweets and preserves, kitchenware, books, clothes, linen, jewellery and fine china. There’ll also be face painting and a…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 28 & Sun 29 April

10) Big Dance A free dance event that gives everyone the opportunity to get their groove on! The Big Dance is happening as part of International Dance Day, with hundreds of people performing across Australia. From seasoned pros to amateurs, everyone’s welcome to join in the Big Dance! The routine…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 21 & Sun April

10 – 50th Mauritian Independence Day celebration A real cultural experience awaits at the 50th Mauritian Independence Day celebration! There’ll be traditional food, a live Mauritian band, raffles, a sweet Mauritian cakes stall, as well as Sega and Afro Brazilian dance performances. Dress in…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 14 & Sun 15 April

10 - AMB 100 Mountain Bike Marathon Join locals and mountain bikers from around Australia take on the Stromlo trails on a giant monster circuit! A great way to spend an Autumn morning while taking in Canberra’s spectacular views. There’s a range of lap options and courses to choose from, including…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 7 & Sun 8 April

10 – Flying Fruit Fly Circus Check out this exciting new family show and meet the play-loving kids who live behind a junkyard! Australia’s world famous national youth circus has had sell-out seasons in Sydney and Melbourne. Watch as they transform household trash into a magical landscape of…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra – Easter Weekend

10 - Cambodian Food Fair Enjoy a wide array of traditional Cambodian street food! There’ll be market stalls, live music, displays and dance demonstrations too. Immerse yourself in the Cambodian culture! Everyone’s welcome. March 31 from 11am till late Buddhist Temple, 1 Ross Smith Cres, Scullin…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 24 & Sun 25 March

10 - Alpaca Magic Open Day Enjoy the llamas and babies as they roam amongst the guests! Everyone’s welcome to get up close with the animals and give them hugs, feed them carrots and take lots of selfies! Take a picnic basket and stretch out in the garden or grab a sausage sandwich for a gold coin…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 16 & Sun 17 March

10 – Easter in Queanbeyan The 1000-egg hunt is on again in the Queanbeyan Town Park! Take the kids to meet the Easter bunny, play giant lawn games and check out the boutique handmade and homegrown market stalls! March 17 from 9am Queanbeyan Park, Lowe St…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 10 & Sun 11 March

10 - Upcycle Origami Easter Workshop Embrace your creativity and learn how folding paper can help you take a short meditative journey! Makiko will teach you how to make an origami egg stand, an origami rabbit and an origami box – all Easter themed. Take your own recycled paper or use what’s…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 3 & Sun 4 March

10 - Disney Classics Film Festival The old school Disney classics are coming to the big screen until March 18 at Event Cinemas in Manuka! The Festival features all the favourites, including 101 Dalmatians, Bambi, Dumbo and The Lion King. This weekend, Bambi will be screened! Tickets are just $8, so…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 24 & Sun 25

10) Three Sixty Fashion Market Recycled, up-cycled, repurposed, locally designed, handmade, ethically produced, retro, vintage and just plain awesome – it’s all there! The market is all about fun and fashion that’s beautiful and ethical. Some stalls will sell designer brands while others will house…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 17 & Sun 18 Feb

10 - The Queanbeyan Market Check out the huge range of stallholders, mouth-watering food and giant board games! If you fancy yourself a bit of a wordsmith, take part in the giant Scrabble play off! Enjoy fresh produce, crafts, handmade goods, kids activities and more, with a focus on supporting…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 10 & Sun 11 Feb

10 - Disney Sing Along Festival Re-live your favourite Disney films on the big screen as part of the Disney Sing Along Festival! Warm up those vocal chords and sing to your hearts content. Films to be screened include The Little Mermaid, Beauty & The Beat, Frozen, Mary Poppins and Moana.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 3 & Sun 4 Feb

10 - Queanbeyan Park Tennis Club Tennis Festival Experience the 2018 Summer of Tennis at the Queanbeyan Park Tennis Club Tennis Festival on Saturday! There’ll be free trial lessons for adults and kids of all ages, cardio tennis trial sessions, activity stations for 3-6 year olds, speed serve,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra – Holiday Break

10 – Kite Making at the Arboretum A super fun activity for the kids to do during the school holidays! They can create and decorate their own kite to fly at one of Canberra’s most scenic locations. Have fun and get creative! January 9 – January 30 (check website for session times) National…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 16 & Sun 17 Dec

10 - Ferdinand Looking for something for the kids to do during the holidays? There’s a new comedy animation film out at the cinemas this week: Ferdinand! It tells the story of a giant bull with a big heart. After being mistaken for a dangerous beast, he’s captured and torn from his home.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 9 & Sun 10 Dec

10 - Australian National Fencing Championships A chance to see Australia’s best fencers in action, as well as competitors from New Zealand, Asia and Europe! Men and women’s events are run for Epee, Foil and Sabre for open age groups and veterans. Cheer the ACT to victory in the team competitions…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 2 & Sun 3 Dec

10 - Charity Garage Sale Find a bargain for all the family at the Charity Garage Sale! Check out the huge range of baby, kids, adult and household items, all at bargain prices. New items are added every month with proceeds used to fund projects that promote self-reliance in poor communities.…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 25 & Sun 26 Nov

10 – Sri Lanka Festival Over 3,000 people attended this event last year, and this one’s expected to be even bigger and better! Enjoy traditional food, performances, arts and craft, dancing, beer, tea, music, astrology services and more! Saturday November 25, 11am-6:30pm 61 Hampton Cct Yarralumla…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 18 & Sun 19 Nov

10 - Canberra Roller Derby League Grand Final Get ready for a big Grand Final double header at Southern Cross Stadium! The Brindabelters will be vying for the Darby Derby Cup when they take on back-to-back GF victors, the Red Bellied Black Hearts. The Surly Griffins and the Black ‘n’ Blue Belles…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 11 & Sun 12 Nov

10 – Fetes It’s that time of year where each weekend brings lots of fetes, festivals and fairs! Enjoy white elephant stalls, home-baked goods, rides and more! Among them - Ridgecrest Retirement Village Fete, St Thomas the Apostle School & Parish Fete, Kingsford Smith School Karnivale, The Great…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 4 & Sun 5 Nov

10 – Fashion markets If you’re wanting to update your wardrobe then there’s two events for you this weekend! The Canberra Fashion Market has every fashion item you can imagine – clothes, accessories, handbags, shoes and more! Or head over to the Three Sixty Fashion Market on Sunday to pick up some…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 28 & Sun 29 Oct

10) Fetes & Fairs If you love home-baked goods, white elephant stalls and all the usual fete goodies – there’s plenty of places to get your fete fix this weekend! Some include the Aranda Twilight Fete, Garden Fete, Kangaroo Waters Fete, Annette’s Place Forest Fete, Latham Primary School Fete,…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 21 & Sun 22 October

10) Lifecycle Community Ride Enjoy a picturesque ride around Lake Burley Griffin while helping raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation John James Village in Garran. A great event for social riders, families and those wanting to achieve a personal distance challenge. You can ride anytime between…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 14 & Sun 15 October

10 – ANU Toddler’s Prom A concert for children aged 2-8 that gives kids a chance to experience music performed by a live ensemble in a fun and interactive way, including the opportunity to conduct a real orchestra or try a musical instrument. There’ll be plenty of well-known tunes to get everyone…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 7 & Sun 8 October

  10 – Above and Beyond & Towers of Tomorrow Be sure to check out 2 of Canberra’s biggest and coolest interactive exhibitions which wrap up this weekend! Explore all things aviation and space at Questacon’s Above and Beyond Exhibition. And bring back the kid in you at the National Museum’s…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 30 Sept & 1 Oct

Living Green Festival Enjoy plant-based cuisine from around the world! Take your pick from unique Malaysian and Japanese dishes to fresh Italian pasta and hot Aussie pies. There’ll also be raw cuisine, fresh juices, cakes, smoothies, coffee, ice-cream and a dog cafe! Market stalls will sell and…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 23 & Sun 24 September

10 – Circus Skills Workshop During the first week of the school holidays, there’ll be free circus workshops at Gungahlin Marketplace, outside Big W! Kids can test their skills and learn to juggle, stilt walk, plate spin and enjoy circus games. September 25-29 11am-2pm Big W Mall, Gungahlin…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra – Sat 16 & Sun 17 September

  10 - Junior World Quizzing Championships Could you be the best under 18 quizzer in Canberra? Put your skills to the test! Compete with others across the globe to find out your world ranking. You’ll get asked random questions like what is the maximum number of characters allowed in a single…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 9 & Sun 10 September

10 - Green Savvy Sunday Want to know how to live more sustainably? Head to the Old Bus Depot Markets this weekend! Green Savvy Sunday brings together products and community groups focused on domestic green sustainable living. Discover the latest in green technology for your home, buy specialist…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd September

10 – Three Sixty Fashion Market A niche market dedicated to recycling vintage, handmade, retro and pre-loved fashion. It’s THE place for shoppers interested in sustainable and stylish fashion. Check out the range of designer bargains and op shopping! September 3 10am-3pm Fitters Workshop, Printers…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra Sat 26 & Sun 27

10 – Red Hill Shops Pop Up Market Head on down to experience some of our region’s best food, along with cooking demonstrations, live music, over-sized wooden games and free coffee! There’ll be over 20 vendors including Pialligo Edtate, Lulu & Sis, Capital Brewing Co and of course the Red Hill…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra – 19 & 20 August

10 - ACT 2017 Springtime Antique & Collectibles Fair Check out the huge range of antiques and collectables at the Fair – all at realistic prices. The Rotary Club’s raising money for CanTeen – supporting young people aged 12-24 living with cancer. August 19 10am-5pm & August 20 10am-4pm…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra August 12 & 13

10) Queanbeyan & District Preschool Association Trivia Night Join in the fun and help raise funds for the Preschool! Money will go towards things like an outdoor stage for the kids, a sensory garden, smart boards, new fences and other resources. A child free event. August 12, doors open from…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra July 29 & 30

10 - Charles Conder Winter Wonderland Fete There’ll be loads for the whole family to enjoy at this community fete! Check out the rides, market stalls, wood fired pizza, BBQ, games, music, coffee van, café stall, Tombola and showbags! July 19 11:30am-3:30pm 134 Tom Roberts Ave, Conder…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra July 8 & 9

10 – Insaneasylum17 Insane Championship Wrestling returns to Canberra this weekend to present the 17th annual Insaneasylum. Watch male and female champions battle it out in what’s sure to be an entertaining night out for the whole family! July 8 5:30pm-8:30pm Tuggeranong Community & Function…

Top 10 Things to Do 1st & 2nd July

10 – Nerf Game at Stage 88 Head to Stage 88 for some fun in Human vs Zombie! Darts are supplied for a gold coin on the day and there’ll be limited blasters to borrow. There’ll also be pizza and drinks to keep you going for what’s sure to be an epic battle! July 1 11am-3pm Stage 88, Commonwealth…

Top 10 Things for 24 & 25 June 2017

10 – Kippax Monster Garage Sale Check out the thousands of items available at bargain prices, like furniture, clothes, books, craft supplies and homewares. There’ll also be a jumping castle, morning tea and a sausage sizzle! Help support the work of Kippax Uniting Church. June 24 8am-1pm Kippax…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra May 27 & 28

10 - Aeoncademy's Winter Open Day There’ll be something for everyone from pre-schoolers to parents! Play with clay, paint with watercolours, check out students’ work, draw, get crafty and more! There’ll also be delicious food from Scrumpers Garden for a gold coin donation. The Winter Holiday…

Top 10 Things to Do in Canberra May 20 & 21

10 - St Anthony's Parish Primary School Fete This fete has loads of fun activities like bubble soccer, fire trucks for the kids to explore, market stalls, cake stalls, trash and treasure, yummy food, a book stall and heaps more! May 20 10am-2pm 161 Wheeler Cres, Wanniassa…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra May 13 & 14

10 - Gungahlin Jets Family Fun Day Enjoy free entry to local footy and experience a great community club! There’ll be 7 junior footy games, side show alley, a netball shootout, white elephant stall, a BBQ and cake stall, raffles, the ACT Rural Fire Service truck will be there, and heaps more! May…

Public Speaking & Presenting workshop

I am excited to announce the next of my Public Speaking workshops has been confirmed for Tuesday 20 June 2017. The workshop has been made possible thanks to a new partnership with Colin Anstie from Raging Digital and Mantra Training. By attending the course, I will arm you with skills and…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra April 29 & 30

Renee and I are back on Mix106.3 tomorrow morning between 8am and 10am. We'll take a look at the Top 10 Things to do in Canberra. Good luck to Matt Millar and the team at Gold Creek. If you're on the north side, be sure to visit Gold Creek Country Club and give Golf a Go! Then, if you're in the…

Top 10 Things to do in Canberra

Each Saturday morning on Mix106.3 between 8.00am and 9.00am Renee and I run through the Top 10 Things to do in Canberra for that weekend. Here's how things look for the weekend of Saturday and Sunday 22 & 23 April.   10 – Sri Lankan Food Fair Taste the variety of delicious Sri Lankan foods…

Welcome

Welcome to my first venture in the world of Blog. To be straight up, I’m not expecting too many people to waste their precious time reading this, so I’ll just bang away on the key board and see if I can produce something that’s half interesting. Most of my writings will be around presenting jobs I…