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 products and speak to people in the industry.

September 10 10am-4pm

Old Bus Depot Markets, Wentworth Ave, Kingston

www.obdm.com.au

Cost: free!

 

 

9 – Canberra Fashion Market

The Canberra Fashion Market is the place to find new and vintage clothing, accessories and treasures. A great event for those wanting to update their Spring/Summer wardrobe! Bring your purses and get your shopping on!

September 9 10am-3pm

Fitzroy Pavilion, Exhibition Park, Flemington Rd, Mitchell

www.canberramarkets.net.au

Cost: $3 entry (kids are free)

 

 

8 – Australian Cool Climate Wine Show

Take a journey through Australia’s cool climate wine regions by sampling sparkling, Riesling, Traminer, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Semillon, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Noir, Shiraz, dessert wines and many more! Enjoy a five-course gourmet meal at the Presentation Long Table Luncheon, mingle with the judges and be there when the 2017 winners are announced!

September 9 10am-4:30pm

Murrumbateman Recreation Hall, East St, Murrumbateman

www.accwineshow.com.au

Cost: Wine tasting $30pp & the luncheon is $90pp. Check the website for package deals.

 

 

7 – Calisthenics ACT 2017 Championship Teams Competition

Watch some of the best Calisthenics competitors from Canberra and interstate compete in the final Calisthenics ACT comp for the year! Watch tinies, juniors, intermediates, sub-juniors and seniors combine exercise and gymnastics, marching, singing, ballet, folk and modern dance.

September 9 & 10 from 9am

Erindale Theatre, McBryde Cres, Wanniassa

www.calisthenicsact.com.au

Cost: free entry!

 

 

6 – Dogs Day Out at Corin Forest

If you love dogs and snow – then this is for you! Corin Forest is hosting a Dogs Day Out where snowgoers can bring their furry four-legged friends to the snow for free! It shouldn’t just be the humans having all the fun, right? It’s expected to draw big crowds, so make sure you book your spot online!

September 9 & 10 (check website for session times)

1268 Corin Dam Road, Paddy’s River

www.corin.com.au

Cost: dogs are free with the purchase of a Snowplay ticket ($18 per guest)

 

 

5 – Charity Clothing Swap

A chance to raid multiple other wardrobes all in one place for a good cause! Take your clothes and swap them for something new, or come along empty-handed and pick up some new outfits! There’ll be cake tasting, makeovers and a stylist on hand to offer advice. Money raised goes to Karinya House, supporting mums and babies.

September 10 10am-3pm

A Flick of Hares, Level 1, Cusack Centre, 27 Eyre St, Kingston

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4 – Tharwa Bush Fair

Check out this much loved social event in Canberra’s south! There’ll be arts and crafts, local performances, market stalls, a petting zoo, jumping castle and more!

September 10 10am-2pm

North St, Tharwa

https://www.facebook.com/events/1468249719922390/

Cost: free admission

 

 

3 – Camp Quality Classic Car Cruise

Be part of the Cruise Pack as they tour from Mawson Playing Fields to the Treasury Carpark. The general public will then get to view the classic and beautiful cars, grab a bite to eat and enjoy the kids activities. Help support kids impacted by cancer and their families.

September 10 – Registrations commence at 9am with the Cruise leaving at 10am

Mawson District Playing Fields, Beasley St, Mawson

https://classic-cruise-2017.everydayhero.com/au/sign-up

Cost: Entry fee is a minimum fundraising target of $25 for motorcycles and $50 for cars, trucks & luxury vehicles

 

 

2 – Lifeline Canberra Bookfair

This is THE largest gathering of book-lovers in Canberra! Check out the huge range of books, movies, music, games, comics and more at low prices. Help raise money for Lifeline’s crisis support service.

September 9 9am-5pm & September 10 10am-4pm

Exhibition Park, Flemington Rd, Mitchell

http://www.act.lifeline.org.au/item/bookfair

Cost: entry is by gold coin donation

 

 

1 – Gunning Fireworks Festival

Experience a display of fireworks second only to Sydney’s New Year’s Eve, with over one hour of fireworks demonstrations! There’ll be amusement rides, markets, food stalls, face painting, fairy floss, live music and more! The crackers get bigger as the night gets longer. Make sure you rug up!

September 9 3pm-9pm

Gunning Showground, Lerida St, Gunning

www.gunningfireworksfestival.com.au

Cost: Adults $10, Children $5, Family $25