What's On | Saturday 28th May 2016..
** Charity | Fundraisers Events **
|65 Roses Day - Cystic Fibrosis Australia|
65 Roses Day is celebrated throughout May each year and raises money to help people with Cystic Fibrosis live longer.
Since the 1980s the average life expectancy has increased from 17 to 37.
But it’s still only 37. Give people with CF a chanc..
|Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2016|
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea offers the opportunity to come together and share a cuppa, whilst helping those affected by cancer.
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is one of Australia’s most well-loved fundraising events, and plays a vital role in..
|Cirque Africa - The Greatest Show from Africa|
CIRQUE AFRICA ´ THE GREATEST SHOW FROM AFRICA
Cirque Africa is a world-renowned acrobatic circus performance that is unparalleled in its energy and excitement and fun. Having toured the globe and is sure to impress those who appreciate theatre, mu..
** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **
|Reality in flames|
Reality in flames explores Australian modernist artists' response to the Second World War.
Australian War Memorial,
Special Exhibition Gallery
3 July 2015 7 September 2016
Modern Australian artists were immersed in the Secon..
|William Edwin Pidgeon|
William Edwin Pidgeon (1909–1981), war correspondent and artist
William Edwin Pidgeon was a painter, cartoonist, illustrator, and newspaper critic. Known as “Wep”, Pidgeon became a cadet artist with the Sunday News in 1926. During the Second World..
** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Afghanistan: the Australian story|
Discover the extraordinary efforts of Australians in Afghanistan through the words of our veterans and their families.
Half a world away Australians are serving their country by building another. The war in Afghanistan and operations in the Middle..
|Australia in the Great War|
Australia in the Great War is the Memorial’s new permanent exhibition on display in the First World War Galleries.
The exhibition presents the story of Australia in the First World War chronologically, covering all major theatres of operations: Ga..
** Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales Events **
|Garage Sales | Today!|
Check out the Garage Sales on today courtesy of Gazza's Garage Sales.
Gazza's Garage Sales is Australia's best known Garage Sales calendar showing every garage sale this weekend and upcoming sales Australia wide.
** Historical Locations & Tours Events **
|Parliament House | Open|
Parliament House is open to visitors every day of the year except for Christmas Day.
Visitors are welcome when Parliament House is open. There is a free guide service which assists visitors. On sitting days, Question Time in both chambers is held..
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
|Gorman House Markets|
The Gorman House Markets are held every Saturday at the Gorman House Arts Centre, 10am to 4pm.
For a quarter of a century the Gorman House Markets have been Canberra's much loved meeting place providing opportunities for Canberra's community and v..
** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Capital Region Farmers Market|
The Capital Region Farmers Market is held most Saturdays from 8am to 11am at Exhibition Park In Canberra (EPIC).
The Capital Region Farmers Market features a huge range of goods direct from regional growers and producers including fresh fruit, veg..
** Trips | Tours Events **
|Tours | Australian Institute of Sport|
Visit one of Canberra’s most popular tourist attractions and go behind the scenes at Australia’s premier elite sporting precinct.
You might catch some of Australia’s top athletes in training, and because every tour is guided by an athlete, you’ll..