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Lit candles during the Canberra Nara Candle Festival

Canberra Nara Candle Festival

Canberra Nara Park, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.events.act.gov.au/nara

From 24-Oct-2015 to 24-Oct-2015
Lennox Gardens shimmers to life under the light of 2,000 candles as Japanese and Australian cultures unite at the annual Canberra Nara Candle Festival. Enjoy an evening of free entertainment, delicious Japanese food and cultural activities in celebration of Canberra's sister city relationship with Nara in Japan. The event features stunning lighting throughout the park. Activities such as ikebana and drumming workshops, calligraphy, origami, lantern making, kite flying, martial arts and sumo wrestling demonstrations will keep the whole family entertained.

Beams of light being projected into the sky

Night Photography Workshops - Beginners Level

King Edward Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.questacon.edu.au
9219405 Phone Number: 61 02 6270 2800

From 27-Feb-2015 to 06-Mar-2015
Questacon's Night Photography Workshops - Beginners Level will help you take your photographic skills to the next level. Register now and learn how to photograph your surroundings at night. Talented local photographer Hilary Wardhaugh will guide you from Questacon to discover the beauty and depth of night photography during Enlighten. You'll produce dramatic images of Lake Burley Griffin and the surrounding landscape, and receive ideas and feedback on your own photographic endeavours. Please note: This event is for those 12 years and over. For more information visit the Questacon website. Tickets available through Ticketek as part of the Enlighten Festival.

A long exposure image of lights being projected into the sky

Night Photography Workshops - Intermediate Level

King Edward Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.questacon.edu.au
9219406 Phone Number: 61 02 6270 2800

From 28-Feb-2015 to 07-Mar-2015
Questacon's Night Photography Workshops - Intermediate Level can help you take your photographic skills to the next level. Register now learn how to photograph your surroundings at night during Enlighten. Talented local photographer Hilary Wardhaugh will guide you from Questacon to discover the beauty and depth of night photography. You'll produce dramatic images of Lake Burley Griffin and the surrounding landscape, and receive ideas and feedback on your own photographic endeavours. Please note: This event is for those 12 years and over. For more information visit the Questacon website. Tickets available through Ticketek as part of the Enlighten Festival.

Fireworks over Lake Burley Griffin

FM 104.7 Skyfire 27

Various Locations around Central Basin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.1047.com.au/contact

From 14-Mar-2015 to 14-Mar-2015
Skyfire 27 delivers a magnificent display of fireworks set to a soundtrack simultaneously broadcast on FM 104.7. Canberra lights up on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin's central basin. See great free live entertainment at Regatta Point before the fireworks explode! Check the website for performance times and all other details closer to the event. Please note that fireworks displays are always dependant on the weather.

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National Folk Festival

Cr Flemington Road & Federal Highway, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2911
Website: www.folkfestival.org.au
9040684 Phone Number: 61 02 6262 4792
Fax Number: 61 02 6255 4825

From 02-Apr-2015 to 06-Apr-2015
Join the celebration of traditional and contemporary folk life with this multifaceted festival which offers high-end entertainment to grassroots and participatory events. With over 200 acts representing diverse styles such as acoustic, blues, roots, bluegrass, world, Celtic, traditional, gypsy and country in a program including music, dance, spoken word, film, circus and traditional crafts, there is something for everyone. The National Folk Festival showcases top Australian acts alongside international head liners across 20 venues. Take advantage of food and beverage outlets, browse the festival market place and enjoy an exciting mix of entertainment.

Balloons rising into the sky as dawn breaks

Canberra Balloon Spectacular

Lawns of Old Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.events.act.gov.au/balloons

From 07-Mar-2015 to 15-Mar-2015
The Canberra Balloon Spectacular returns this autumn, filling Canberra's skies with a stunning array of giant hot air balloons. Each morning from 6am pilots begin inflating balloons on the lawns of Old Parliament House against the distinctive backdrop of Canberra's landmark buildings and attractions. Ensure you're up early. The action's on the ground and in the air. Early risers can enjoy delicious hot breakfasts served by the Belconnen Lions Club, with all proceeds going back to the Canberra community. Free for spectators. For balloon flight bookings call Balloon Aloft 02 6285 1540 or Dawn Drifters 02 6285 4450.

The Mounting Yard

2015 Seppelt Black Opal Stakes and ACTTAB Canberra Cup Race Day

Canberra Racecourse, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2602
Website: www.thoroughbredpark.com.au
9169825 Phone Number: 61 02 6204 0000
Fax Number: 61 02 6241 5697

From 08-Mar-2015 to 08-Mar-2015
Seppelt Black Opal Stakes and ACTTAB Canberra Cup is Canberra's premiere race day. March 8 2015 is one of the more important autumn race days on the calendar, contested by top trainers both locally and interstate. The action takes place both on and off the track at Thoroughbred Park. Enter the Myer Fashions on the Field competition for ladies, men and couples. Enjoy live entertainment with an exciting music act - to be announced soon. Bring the family along for free amusement rides, roving entertainment, food stalls and quality thoroughbred horse racing in the nation's capital.

A stylised image of a laser tag battle

Laser Tag at Questacon

King Edward Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.questacon.edu.au
9219347 Phone Number: 61 02 6270 2800

From 28-Feb-2015 to 07-Mar-2015
Get ready to experience the adrenalin pumping thrill of laser tag at Questacon! This action-packed laser adventure game will have you manoeuvring through the shadowy world of Questacon's Awesome Earth exhibition, as you battle it out against your friends and family. You have two 10-minute games to outwit and outsmart your enemy, surrounded by lightning, earthquakes and other forces of nature. Take on the Awesome Earth laser tag challenge at Questacon! For more information visit the Questacon website.

Visitors relaxing in the courtyard

Sunday Afternoon Jazz in the House of Representatives courtyard

18 King George Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.moadoph.gov.au/events/sunday-afternoon-music/
9218905 Phone Number: 61 02 6270 8222

From 04-Jan-2015 to 22-Feb-2015
Make your summer weekends last longer with Sunday Afternoon Jazz in the House of Representatives courtyard. Enjoy a share platter and two glasses of sangria for $30 or take a scrumptious rose themed High Tea. The summer menu has refreshing beverages, snacks, delicious coffee and light meals on offer at all times. This licensed café is located at the back of the building.

Photograph of Brian Jondmusson and wife Visitacion arriving in Sydney, 1963

A Ticket to Paradise?

Queen Victoria Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: naa.gov.au
9217987 Phone Number: 61 02 6212 3600

From 28-Nov-2014 to 09-Mar-2015
A Ticket to Paradise? delves into the rich diversity of the nation's migrants and their experiences, and looks at promotional campaigns which presented a Utopian view of Australia as a welcoming country full of opportunity. The exhibition features archival film footage, audio recordings, and many images of migrants taken between the 1940s and 1990s, and a special interactive globe featuring personal stories of migration. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

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