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Floriade tulips with the ferris wheel


Commonwealth Park, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.floriadeaustralia.com
9074547 Fax Number: 61 02 6205 0629

From 13-Sep-2014 to 12-Oct-2014
Floriade, the national capital's annual flagship tourism event, is the largest floral festival in the Southern Hemisphere. Each year in September visitors are invited to celebrate the arrival of spring with a 30-day celebration featuring cooking demonstrations, gardening tips, recreational activities for kids and families, entertainment and horticultural workshops all peppered with some high profile celebrities to add some spice. Set amongst Canberra's Commonwealth Park on the picturesque shores of Lake Burley Griffin, Floriade's four-hectare site is filled with over a million blooms in a variety of themed garden beds designed to fit within an overarching theme each year.

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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 17-Apr-2014 to 21-Apr-2014
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.

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.

Track work on the Greenvale line, Queensland, c 1974. Photo Courtesy of Queensland Rail

I've Been Working On The Railway

Queen Victoria Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.naa.gov.au
9193947 Phone Number: 61 02 6212 3600

From 23-Nov-2013 to 18-May-2014
Through the 1950s, 60s and 70s, there were large scale developments of rail infrastructure across Australia. In the hot and dusty inland north, it was a common scene to find Torres Strait Islanders, Australian South Sea Islanders and Aboriginal people working long and hard in the hot sun. Explore their little known stories, including the camp life, the realities of the work, the hardships, the separation from their land, islands and family and the opportunities and challenges of working on the railway. Curated and toured by The Workshops Rail Museum, supported by the Australia Council for the Arts.

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Canberra Latin Dance Festival 2014

North Road, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601
Website: www.canberralatindancefestival.com.au

From 17-Oct-2014 to 19-Oct-2014
If you love Latin music and dancing, don't miss the Canberra Latin Dance Festival! The festival brings together leading international, national and local talent to perform, teach and celebrate the Latin dance phenomenon. There's two days of first class workshops and three nights of breathtaking performances and amazing dance parties. Canberra Latin Dance Festival is headlined by some of the world's finest Latin dancers. The festival will also be holding a free dance week, a week before the festival, to give everyone an opportunity to learn some Latin dancing. Check their website for full details.

Fireside dinners

Fireside Festival

Various venues, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: thepoachersway.com.au

From 01-Aug-2014 to 31-Aug-2014
Venues around the Canberra region turn up the heat in August for the capital's annual celebration of winter - Fireside Festival. Sip on exquisite cool climate wines, taste the delicacies from the region, meet local artists with a passion for their craft, or just relax and warm yourself on open fires in the company of good friends. Attend a 100 mile dinner. Enjoy a couples relaxation escape. Try dinners of the duck, truffle or degustation variety. Attend a wine master class and lots more. Hosted by over 20 venues in and around Canberra, check their website for details.

Projections on the Australian War Memorial

Pre-Anzac Day Services at the Australian War Memorial

various locations, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.awm.gov.au/commemoration/anzac/
9203939 Phone Number: 61 02 6243 4211
Fax Number: 61 02 6243 4325

From 24-Apr-2014 to 25-Apr-2014
Anzac Day commemorations will begin from 9pm, 24 April when you can see images projected onto the Memorial building. Images, drawn from the Memorial's rich photographic collection, will depict the faces of those who have experienced the realities of war. From 4.30am on ANZAC Day hear excerpts read from letters and diaries of Australians, who experienced first-hand war in all its facets.

Truffle on a board. Image courtesy of regionalfood.com.au

The Truffle Festival, Canberra & Capital Region

Various venues, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.trufflefestival.com.au

From 21-Jun-2014 to 31-Aug-2014
Discover the magic of black truffles at The Truffle Festival. The Canberra region celebrates these highly prized gems from mid June to late August. Learn from celebrity chefs and other truffle experts. Join a truffle hunt, take a cooking class, or indulge in the special flavours and intoxicating aromas of truffle dishes at local restaurants, cafes and wineries. Try breakfasts and lunches or immerse yourself in the grandeur of this exquisite delicacy with sumptuous truffle degustation dinners at various fine dining restaurants. With more than 50 participating venues there is much to explore!

SICÁN-LAMBAYEQUE culture, North coast 750–1375 AD, Tumi [Sacrifical knife] (detail), gold, silver, chrysocolla, turquiose, lapis lazuli, spondylus; 27.5 x 10.3 cm, Museo Oro del Perú, Lima, © Photograph Daniel Giannoni, NGA

Gold and The Incas: Lost Worlds of Peru

Parkes Place, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2600
Website: www.nga.gov.au
9189903 Phone Number: 61 02 6240 6411

From 06-Dec-2013 to 21-Apr-2014
Encounter the splendour, drama and beauty of ancient Peru and the famous empire of the Incas at Gold and the Incas: Lost worlds of Peru, showing at the National Gallery of Australia until 21 April. This remarkable exhibition features over 220 works of art including spectacular gold pieces and scintillating jewellery created thousands of years ago to decorate nobility in life and death. Families will discover the cultures of South-America behind the walls of Machu Picchu in the Family Activity Room, located within the exhibition. Children can weave alpaca fibre, dress-up in feathered masks and decorate ceramics. Exhibition ticket required.

Floriade NightFest 2013

Floriade NightFest

Commonwealth Park, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601
Website: www.floriadeaustralia.com/nightfest/about-nightfest
9137503 Phone Number: 61 02 6205 0666
Fax Number: 61 02 6205 0629

From 24-Sep-2014 to 28-Sep-2014
When the sun sets on Commonwealth Park, Floriade NightFest will shine a light on Australia's biggest celebration of spring. From live music, stand-up comedy and hip DJs to cocktails, night markets and beautifully lit garden beds, Floriade NightFest will transform the park into an illuminated wonderland over five magical nights.

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