October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures

When: 10 August – 10 February 2019 Where: National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, Acton. Audiences around the world know and love Heath Ledger as a charismatic movie star who pushed boundaries and created iconic roles. Now they have a chance to discover Heath’s creative process and deep passion for the film industry and the visual arts, in a …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

ROME: City + Empire – Treasures from the British Museum

When: 21 September 2018 – 3 February 2019 Where: National Museum of Australia, Canberra Witness the grandeur of the vast empire of ancient Rome and share stories of everyday life, worship, war, glory and death, through more than 200 beautiful objects from the British Museum.  Exclusive to the National Museum of Australia, this is a rare opportunity to see these …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Honour their Spirit – Australian War Memorial

When: 5 October – 11 November Where: National War Memorial, Campbell. One hundred years ago on 11 November 1918, four bloody years of brutal conflict came to an end. Almost 62,000 Australians died fighting for our freedom and in service of our nation. To commemorate the centenary of the Armistice that ended the First World War a creative public program …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Trevor Dickenson’s Beautiful Bus Shelters of Canberra

When: 6 October – 27 January 2019 Where: Canberra Museum and Gallery, 176 London Circuit, Canberra ACT 2601 Many Canberra suburbs are home to the distinctive concrete bus shelters designed by architect Clem Cummings in 1975.Nearly 500 shelters remain in place and over the past four years artist Trevor Dickenson has been on a quest to find and photograph every …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

General interest seminar – Aged Care – Fees and Changes

When: 18 October, 6 pm to 8 pm Where: Ainslie Football & Social Club – 52 Wakefield Avenue, Ainslie Topics covered: entry into different levels of care fees and charges options for your former home pension issues  For more information or to book, call 136 357.

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Canberra Star Ball

When: 19 October at 6:30pm Where: National Arboretum Canberra The annual Canberra Star Ball, which raises vital funds for the Starlight Children’s foundation. The event will feature the innovative and exciting approach of collaborating with Canberra’s best local chefs, wineries, breweries and suppliers to co-design one of the greatest food and wine fundraising dinners in the Canberra Region. Dress code: …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Australian Native Plant Society Spring Plant Sale

When: 20 October from 8:30am – 1:30pm Where: Australian National Botanic Gardens, Clunies Ross Street, Acton The annual Australian Native Plant Society (Canberra Region) Spring Plant Sale will be on Saturday 20th October in the Southern Car Park of the Australian National Botanic Gardens from 8.30 am until 1.30 pm (or earlier if sold out). This sale has the best …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Gungahlin Community Festival

When: 20 October from 12-7pm Where: Gungahlin Place Join us for a fun day out at the Gungahlin town centre featuring local traders on display and activities for all ages. Sit back and relax with a beverage from the pop up bar and enjoy the local entertainment and bands for the afternoon.

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

Handmade Market

When: 20 October – Sunday 21 October, 10am – 4pm Where: Exhibition Park, Canberra With an attendance of up to 30,000, many of whom travel to Canberra just for the event, Handmade is a great place to buy unique artisan products while supporting Australian small businesses. The Handmade Market leads the way in homewares, fashion and food. Held at EPIC …

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October 18, 2018 | Community Noticeboard

St John’s Community Fair

When: 20 October 9:30am – 1:30pm Where: 45 Constitution Avenue, Reid St John’s Fair has been a regular feature in the Canberra calendar since the 1930’s. It’s a traditional fair jam packed full of entertainment, stalls, homemade jams and cakes, craft, books, food stalls, BBQ, Devonshire teas, coffee van, plants, clothing stall, Trinkets and Treasures, white elephant goods, plus lots …

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