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 Uniting Church, Hardwick Cres, Holt

https://kippax.org.au/garage-sales/

Cost: free (donations encouraged)

 

9 – Roller Derby

Game 4 of the Canberra Roller Derby League’s 2017 home season sees last year’s premiers the Red Bellied Black Hearts take on the Black ‘n’ Blue Belles. Watch our homegrown heroes roll out at Southern Cross Stadium in what’s sure to be a fiery and entertaining match!

June 24 6pm

Southern Cross Stadium, 7 Pitman St, Greenway

www.canberrarollerderbyleague.com

Cost: Adult $15, Child $7.50, Family $30

 

8 – Despicable Me 3

Gru meets his long-lost charming and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. The pair try to steal the diamond Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who’s obsessed with the character he played in the ‘80s, has stolen. A film the kids will love!

In cinemas now

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3469046/

Cost: Check with your local cinema for ticket prices & session times

 

7 – CanCheer cheerleading competition

CanCheer will see over 470 cheerleaders from 8 local clubs battle it out on the cheer floor. Watch amazing routines that combine dance, stunts, jumps and tumbles with kids from as young as 5 through to adults. See what the excitement is all about!

June 25 9am-5pm

University of Canberra Sports Hall, Bruce Campus, University Drive, Bruce

www.heatcheerleading.com.au

Cost: Adult $10, Child $5

 

 

 

6 – Skating At Garema Place

Three weeks of wintery fun is underway at Garema Place, with visitors able to enjoy an open air ice-skating rink with falling snow, a super fun real ice slide, a giant blow up slide and a jumping castle! Skating At is set to be the fun winter experience everyone can enjoy – couples, families and kids big and small. And what better timing with the school holidays just around the corner!

June 23 – July 16

Garema Place, Civic

www.skatingat.com.au

Cost: Tickets from $18 for an adult, $12 for a child aged 8-13 & $6 for a child aged 3-7

 

5 – Classic(al) Hits

The Canberra Gay & Lesbian Qwire and the Strange Weather Gospel Choir are coming together at The Q with Classic(al) Hits! The show will feature gospel music, classical numbers and some 70s and 80s hits. Let two of Canberra’s best choirs take you on a musical journey through the music of Queen, Abba, David Bowie and more.

June 25 4pm-6pm

The Q Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, Crawford St, Queanbeyan

www.canberraqwire.org.au

Cost: Adults $30, Concession/Pensioners, Seniors & Students $25, Children $15

 

4 – NSW KZ2 Super Series Round 2

Watch the best kart racers battle it out in their quest to claim the NSW KZ2 Super Series crown for 2017. Drivers from all over Australia will be in Canberra for the event. Will the local contingent of drivers be able to hold off the outsiders? Make sure you’re trackside to find out!

June 25 9am-5pm

Canberra Kart Racing Club, 703 Pialligo Ave, Majura

https://www.facebook.com/NSWKZ2SuperSeries/

Cost: free for spectators

 

3 – Australian Latin Dance Championships

Watch Canberra’s best latin dancers compete onstage for their chance to qualify for the Australian Latin Dance Championships in Sydney. There’s also social dancing so you can get amongst it! Dancers compete in Salsa, Samba, Bachata, Cha Cha, Zouk, Reggaeton and Mixed Latin in couples, duets, teams or as soloists.

June 24 7pm-midnight

Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Ave, Narrabundah

http://australianlatindancechampionships.com.au

Cost: Tickets are $30

 

2 – Night of Magic and Laughter

SuperHeroesACT are on another mission for Camp Quality to raise funds for children and their families living with cancer. Head along for a night of wonderful comedy and spellbinding magic performed by the amazing Jack Black! See why laughter really is the best medicine.

June 24 7pm-11:30pm

Olympus Room, Hellenic Club, Callum St, Woden

https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=281086

Cost: $75 per person or $700 for a table of 10

 

1 – Raiders vs Broncos

The Raiders and Broncos have a history of gripping encounters and this match is shaping up to be another blockbuster! There’ll be plenty of action, with both teams looking to secure what’ll be an important win at this stage of the season. A great family event too, with the earlier kick-off of 5:30.

June 24, gates open at 3pm with the main game kicking off at 5:30pm

GIO Stadium, Battye St, Bruce

www.raiders.com.au

Cost: Tickets from $15