January 17, 2019 | 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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January 17, 2019 | 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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January 17, 2019 | 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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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

The Antarctica Experience

When: 26 December 2018 – 22 June 2019 Where: National Museum of Australia Travel to Antarctica using the latest 360-degree virtual reality technology and follow in the footsteps of the scientists researching this mysterious continent. Explore Antarctica from a helicopter cockpit and cruise through icy waters to meet a penguin colony. Visit Davis Station and learn about daily life in …

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

Australia Day 2019 in the capital

When: 26 January 2019, 4pm – 9pm. Where: Regatta Point and Patrick White Lawns   Celebrate Australia Day with family and friends in Canberra with music, food and fireworks. Kicking off at 4pm, celebrations will be spread across Regatta Point and Patrick White Lawns. Headlines by Rogue Traders featuring Natalie Bassingthwaite, the main stage at Regatta Point will have back …

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

Illawarra Hawks v Cairns Taipans

When: Saturday 26th January 2019 at 2:50pm Where: AIS Arena After ten years, the National Basketball League returns to the Nation’s Capital. This Australia Day, Pack the Palace as the Illawarra Hawks take on the Cairns Taipans at the AIS Arena. In one of the fastest games on the planet, two Australian Boomers in Todd Blanchfield and Nathan Jawai will …

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

National Museum of Australia – Australia Day Family Festival

When: 26 January 2019, 4pm – 9pm Where: National Museum Of Australia 10am – 12.30pm   Welcome to country; Indegenous themed activities; ‘Tastes of the bush’; Bush Mechanics 1pm – 3pm Ancient Rome re-enactments; Craft activities; curator talks 4pm – 9pm Acton Peninsula; Fireworks and BBQ

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

Canberra United v Adelaide United

When: Sunday 13th January 2019 at 4pm Where: McKellar Park, McKellar Watch as Canberra’s premier W-League team take on Adelaide United in an exciting and entertaining afternoon of football. Sporting events like this are a fun way to spend an afternoon whilst supporting a local sporting club, for more information and tickets, https://www.canberraunited.com.au/ticketing

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

Canberra United v Melbourne Victory

When: Sunday 13th January 2019 at 4pm Where: Sieffert Oval, East Queanbeyan Watch as Canberra’s premier W-League team take on Melbourne Victory in an exciting and entertaining afternoon of football. Sporting events like this are a fun way to spend an afternoon whilst supporting a local sporting club, for more information and tickets, https://www.canberraunited.com.au/ticketing

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January 17, 2019 | Community Noticeboard

Australia V Sri Lanka Test Match

When: 1st of February – 5th February 2019 Where: Manuka Oval, Manuka In the summer of 2018/19 Manuka will host its first ever Test Match. Australia will take on Sri Lanka in what is sure to be an amazing event for the CBR region and beyond.

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