Story Time: Australian Children’s Literature

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Looking for somewhere to escape the heat that doesn’t cost any money? Head to the National Library of Australia to check out the Story Time: Australian Children’s Literature exhibition. It is currently running until the 9 February 2020 from 9am – 5pm everyday for free! This exhibition will reacquaint you with old friends and introduce you to new ones by … Read More

National Cherry Festival

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🍒 Woolworths 70th National Cherry Festival 🍒 is back on Friday 6th December to Sunday 8th December 2019 at the Cherry Capital of Australia in Young, NSW.  You’ll be able to enjoy everything cherry from tasting wines, jams, sauces and chocolates to enjoying art, parade, fireworks, markets, performances, cafes and pubs. Check out the program here to plan out your … Read More

Comfort & Convenience!

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Are you travelling to Canberra for work or leisure and looking for self-contained, reasonably priced accommodation? Then you’ve come to the right place. Canberra Short Term and Holiday Accommodation has everything you need to enjoy affordable service at your home away from home. With each unit designed with your comfort and convenience in mind. We’re currently offering an extra 5% off … Read More

Matisse & Picasso

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Find out about the story of Matisse and Picasso this summer in Canberra at the National Gallery of Australia. NGA’s major exhibition Matisse & Picasso, showcases the rivalry between Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso and is one of the most important stories of modern art. Between them, they set the course of western art history in the first half of the … Read More

The Makers and Shakers Market

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The Makers & Shakers Market returns to Canberra on the 2nd November at a brand new location! Head to the Old Bus Depot in Kingston from 10am to 3pm and you’ll be able to eat and shop your way through beautiful homewares, stunning lifestyle products and delicious food. If you appreciate where things come from, how things are made and … Read More

Grilled & Chilled Festival

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On Sunday 3rd November, Grilled & Chilled is back! Capital Brewing will host the festival at their Brewery at 1 Dairy Road in Fyshwick (Building 3), just a 2 minute drive from Canberra Short Term & Holiday Accommodation! The festival is a celebration of independent craft beer, live music and barbequed delicacies from around the world. The stellar music line … Read More

Canberra Nara Candle Festival

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The Canberra Nara Candle Festival is back again on Saturday 26th Oct 2019 at the Canberra Nara Peace Park in Lennox Gardens. Come and celebrate the sister-city relationship between Canberra and Nara, Japan. The free event runs from 4pm to 9pm and brings together a wide variety of Japanese and Australian arts and crafts such as calligraphy, lantern making and … Read More

Game Masters: The Exhibition

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The NFSA (National Film & Sound Archive) has turned into Australia’s biggest video arcade with the world’s greatest designers, characters and 80 playable games! The full list of games and their classifications is available here. Game Masters is an interactive journey through five decades of video game history, offering both a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process behind the world’s most popular characters … Read More

Discover Floriade’s Dark Side at NightFest

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NightFest is back to give visitors a chance to dabble in Floriade’s dark side. From Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th October, Commonwealth Park will be an illuminated playground showcasing a ‘World in Bloom’ with interactive lighting installations, performances, markets and an array of food stalls. Each night it is lit up from 6:30pm to 10:30pm with tickets available at Ticketek from … Read More

The Perfect Place To Experience Spring

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Floriade in Canberra will showcase over one million blooming bulbs and exciting program for its 32nd year! The theme is World in Bloom and festival-goers can enjoy live music, workshops family friendly activities, cultural celebrations and a spectacular array of colours. The celebration of spring is currently running until Sunday 13 October throughout Commonwealth Park. Experience Floriade with Canberra Short Term & … Read More