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Bella Dower, Visible Absence, 2018, Anodised aluminium, copper, dental wire. Photo: Bella Dower

Wayfaring

Exhibition and Shows

26 Mar 2020 to 9 May 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Bella Dower | Sara Lindsay | Sarah Stubbs | Zoë VenessWayfaring is an exploration into ideas about memory and place...

Last Letters

Women in war museum theatre performances at the Australian War Memorial

Concert or Performance

7 Mar 2020 to 19 Apr 2020

Distance from: 3.9 kms | Price from: Free

See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.4–5...

The Old Bus Depot Markets

Creative Fibre

Markets

12 Jul 2020

Distance from: 1.9 kms | Price from: Free

Creative types unite! Be inspired by the originality of the region’s most talented textile artists showcasing and selling their work...

Get crafty daily from 10.30am to 12.30pm

PlayUP: The Right to Have an Opinion and Be Heard

Community Event Exhibition and Shows

15 Dec 2018 to 30 Jun 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

The imaginative family space has all-new hands-on activities to educate, excite and challenge young minds.Discover PlayUP – The Right to...

Spirit of the Dance

Spirit of the Dance

Concert or Performance

26 Apr 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $87.05

International dance sensation ‘Spirit of the Dance’ has conquered the world and is coming to Australia in April/May 2020 with...

Handmade Canberra Market

Handmade Market Canberra – Winter

Markets

26 Jun 2020 to 28 Jun 2020

Distance from: 8.6 kms | Price from: Free

Canberra's award winning Handmade Market is on four times a year. They bring together the most talented artists, designers, stylists,...

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2020

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2020

Festivals and Celebrations

13 May 2020 to 17 May 2020

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

The 2020 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is a 3 hour celebration of the mountain and adventure sport world....

Trixie & Katya

Trixie & Katya Live: The UNHhhh Tour Canberra

Concert or Performance

21 Jun 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: $97.00

Hoos birfdays are it? It's yours and we're about to give you the gift you've been begging for. Ladies and...

Mark Edgoose, Rail and Vessel No.1, 2011, Titanium and Niobium. Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

The Table Layer; window to worlds

Exhibition and Shows

27 Aug 2020 to 17 Oct 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Susan Cohn | Kynn Son | Mark Edgoose | Alison Jackson | Larah Nott | Joanna Zellmer | Andrew Last...

Mark Eliot, Cloud Essence bottles. Photo: Courtesy of the artist

Essence of Cloud

Exhibition and Shows

2 Jul 2020 to 22 Aug 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Mark EliotEssence of Cloud is a multi faceted solo exhibition featuring glass artist Mark Eliot. This exhibition will be comprised...

Life Through the Lens

Life Through the Lens – Photographic Display at the NFSA

Community Event Exhibition and Shows

11 Feb 2019 to 24 Dec 2020

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: Free

This photographic display highlights just a few of the 3,000 Commonwealth documentaries and educational short films in the Film Australia...

Magna Carta

Magna Carta—An Australian Story

Exhibition and Shows

4 Jan 2019 to 30 Jun 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Magna Carta is one of the most famous and significant documents for democracy and human rights around the world.First written...

Rainbow Flag

Democracy. Are You In?

Exhibition and Shows

12 Dec 2018 to 31 Dec 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Democracy is a living system and it work best when there is a healthy balance between trust and distrust -...

Kathryn Selby at the piano

Selby & Friends: Beethoven’s Ghost

Concert or Performance

9 Jul 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $0.00

A special tribute to the year-long celebrations surrounding the composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Whilst Selby & Friends presents and all-Beethoven...

Moo Crew in Canberra

Groovin the Moo

Concert or Performance Festivals and Celebrations

25 Apr 2020

Distance from: 8.7 kms | Price from: $129.95

GTM’s increasingly recognised trademark is that of a fun and value-packed day complete with a twist of country hospitality and...

Sam Gold, River Bed (Group detail), 2019. Black stoneware and porcelain. Photo: Jordan Fowler

A Common Thread

Exhibition and Shows

14 May 2020 to 27 Jun 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Harriet McKay | Sam Gold The multidisciplinary collaboration between McKay and Gold encompasses the expanding painting field, installation and sculpture....

Cowboy Junkies

Cowboy Junkies

Concert or Performance

12 May 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Canadian alt-country pioneers Cowboy Junkies will return to Australia and New Zealand for the first time in 20 years in...

Coffee at Handmade Canberra

Handmade Market Canberra – Spring 2020

Markets

26 Sep 2020 to 27 Sep 2020

Distance from: 8.6 kms | Price from: Free

Canberra's award winning Handmade Market is on four times a year. They bring together the most talented artists, designers, stylists,...

Surveillance photograph of Lydia Janovska

Spy: Espionage in Australia

Exhibition and Shows

29 Nov 2019 to 27 Apr 2020

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Free

Often cloaked in myth, the stories of spies are sometimes stranger than fiction. For the first time at the National...

Zine Lounge

Zine Lounge at MoAD

Exhibition and Shows

1 May 2020 to 30 Apr 2021

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Unleash your creativity in the brand new Zine Lounge—a place for young people to meet, read, and create. Relax on...

Flight testing in Tucana St Makerspace

Maker meetup

Community Event

8 Oct 2019 to 29 Sep 2021

Distance from: 10.5 kms | Price from: Free

Meet interesting people in Canberra’s Maker community and see the cool stuff people are working on. The projects range from...

Melinda Schneider: A Farewell To Doris Day

Melinda Schneider: A Farewell To Doris Day Canberra

Concert or Performance

9 May 2020

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Following the recent passing of the legendary Doris Day, acclaimed Australian singer Melinda Schneider pays tribute to her childhood idol...

Aboriginal art

Aboriginal Art Exhibition at 73 Northbourne

Exhibition and Shows

9 May 2019 to 31 Mar 2020

Distance from: 3.6 kms | Price from: Free

Small collection of six aboriginal artworks, located in the ground floor lobby of 73 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra. Exhibit curated and...

Large yellow and pink skeins of wool at the Old Bus Depot Markets for A Celebration of Wool

Canberra Wool Expo at the Old Bus Depot Markets

Exhibition and Shows Markets

16 May 2020 to 17 May 2020

Distance from: 1.9 kms | Price from: Free

Wool is timelessly popular. Just ask the many craftspeople from Canberra, the region and interstate who come to create, demonstrate...

2019 Artists-in-Residence at Stromlo Observatory, 2019.Photo: 5 Foot Photography

2019 Artist-In-Residence Exhibition

Exhibition and Shows

26 Mar 2020 to 9 May 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Megan Watson | Michelle Hallinan | Sean Booth | Sabine Pagan | Rohan NicolThe annual Craft ACT: Craft + Design...

DressUP: Change the World

DressUP: Change the World

Exhibition and Shows

1 May 2020 to 30 Apr 2021

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Peek into the personal collections of five fascinating collectors. Diverse, rich and often surprising, these collections are brimming with stories....

Henri Matisse L'Enlevement d'Europe [The abduction of Europa] 1929

Matisse & Picasso

Exhibition and Shows

13 Dec 2019 to 13 Apr 2020

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $25.00

Explore the relationship between two of the world’s greatest artists and rivals—from Picasso’s untameable approach to Matisse’s seductive irresistibility—responding to...

Promotional image for The Governor's Family

Beatrix Christian’s The Governor’s Family

Concert or Performance

11 Jun 2020 to 27 Jun 2020

Distance from: 2.9 kms | Price from: $20.00

Join with the REP Company as they take you to Government House in Sydney 1897.The newly appointed Governor Mountgarrett is...

Wattle Day

Australian Wattle Day @ the Old Bus Depot Markets

Festivals and Celebrations Markets

6 Sep 2020

Distance from: 1.9 kms | Price from: Free

National Wattle Day has been officially celebrated since 1992 across Australia.Before then, Australians in different States and the territories celebrated...

Canberra Marathon start time

Australian Running Festival

Community Event Sporting Events

4 Apr 2020 to 5 Apr 2020

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: Not Available

Starting in beautiful Kings George Terrace, hit the road and enjoy views of Lake Burley Griffin, pass by some of...

Locksmith

National Endangered Skills and Trades Show

Exhibition and Shows

11 Jul 2020 to 12 Jul 2020

Distance from: 2.1 kms | Price from: Not Available

This event is by far Australia's biggest vocational heritage event. Horologists, saddlers, book binders, weavers, taxidermists, sound engineers, plasterers cobblers,...

Sam Amidon: The Anthology of American Folk Music

Sam Amidon: The Anthology of American Folk Music

Concert or Performance

5 May 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

In 1952, Harry Smith – filmmaker, musician, collector and bohemian mystic – released a six-album anthology of American folk music....

Aboriginal mother cuddling her son

Girls to the Front presents Maya Newell movie season + Q&A

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks Concert or Performance Festivals and Celebrations

22 May 2020 to 23 May 2020

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: $10.00

‘Girls to The Front’ is a quarterly series showcasing content (film, music, TV and beyond) produced by Australian female creative...

Robyn Campbell, Contour (detail), 2017. Ceramic. Photo: Brenton McGeachie.

Transference

Exhibition and Shows

14 May 2020 to 27 Jun 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Jo Victoria | Robyn Campbell Transference is a group exhibition which features new works by Jo Victoria and Robyn Campbell....

Flight Memory

Flight Memory

Concert or Performance

14 Nov 2019 to 27 Apr 2020

Distance from: 3.3 kms | Price from: $44.00

A Narrative Song Cycle about Australian GeniusBy Sandra France (From a Black Sky) and Alana Valentine (Barbara and the Camp...

Happy and Glorious

Happy and Glorious

Exhibition and Shows

4 Jan 2019 to 30 Jun 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Queen’s Visit in 1954. The phrase conjures up memories of a young Queen in summer dresses and ball gowns,...

Wall of Honour

Hall WW1 Commemorative Exhibition

Exhibition and Shows

1 Mar 2018 to 14 Feb 2021

Distance from: 16.3 kms | Price from: Free

"When Hall Answered the Call" - Visit the small community of Hall's School Museum and see their moving exhibition to...

Flight testing in Tucana St Makerspace

Pi Jam – Maker meetup

Community Event

19 Oct 2019 to 1 May 2021

Distance from: 10.5 kms | Price from: $5.00

Meet interesting people in Canberra’s Maker community and see the cool stuff people are working on. Pi Jam is focused...

Promotional image for REP's Comedy Absurd Person Singular

Alan Ayckbourn’s Absurd Person Singular

Concert or Performance

19 Nov 2020 to 5 Dec 2020

Distance from: 2.9 kms | Price from: $20.00

Join with the REP company as they present this amazing comedy.Meet three couples in their three kitchens on the Christmas...

Fob watch belonging to Henry Lawson

Treasures Gallery

Exhibition and Shows

8 Mar 2019 to 31 Mar 2020

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: Free

Experience some of the nation's most precious treasures and stories in this permanent exhibition at the National Library. Recently refreshed...

Seaman Alysia Spence and Able Seaman Paul Wosomo, Operation Pacific Assist 2015, Image S20150618

The Courage for Peace

Exhibition and Shows

22 Oct 2019 to 2 Sep 2020

Distance from: 3.9 kms | Price from: Free

After the war is a new exhibition exploring the personal stories of hope, loss, and love of ordinary Australians whose...

Dress Code: Empire

Dress Code: Empire

Exhibition and Shows

4 Jan 2019 to 31 Aug 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

An old coat rescued. Sir Edmund Barton revealed. In this exhibition you will discover an intriguing tale of power, prestige...

Australian Parliament House front side image, with blue sky

Welcome to Parliament House tour

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

29 Aug 2019 to 28 Aug 2020

Distance from: 0.2 kms | Price from: Free

See the most significant features of Parliament House in the company of an expert guide. Your tour will include: •both...

Children sitting during a guided tour

National Dinosaur Museum Public Tours

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks Exhibition and Shows

19 Nov 2016 to 14 May 2023

Distance from: 13.1 kms | Price from: $5.00

The National Dinosaur Museum offers free public tours (with the general admission entry price) every weekend and school holiday period...

Zoocation

Zoocation at the National Zoo & Aquarium

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks Community Event

8 Jul 2019 to 9 Oct 2020

Distance from: 4.1 kms | Price from: $80.00

Zoocation offers a unique experience for primary aged children. During a fun-filled day, children will get up close and personal...

Calum Hurley, Grout frame (rendering)

Differing Perspectives

Exhibition and Shows

2 Jul 2020 to 22 Aug 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Calum Hurley | Jordan Leeflang Responding to photographs of metropolitan Japan, Calum Hurley and Jordan Leeflang shall create sculptural objects...

onetoeight

onetoeight: Australia’s first prime ministers

Exhibition and Shows

4 Jan 2019 to 31 Jul 2020

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Not Available

Visually arresting, humorous and thoughtful, Canberra-based artist Alison Alder reinterprets and reinvigorates portraits of the first eight prime ministers in...

Participants on the Behind the scenes tour

Behind the Scenes tours at Parliament House

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

2 Apr 2019 to 31 Oct 2020

Distance from: 0.2 kms | Price from: $15.00

Discover the stories behind the building on a special tour of Parliament House. Learn how the building's impressive architecture is...

Men and their horses and buggies outside Ginninderra Post and Telegraph Office

Re-Discovering Ginninderra

Community Event

16 Jan 2020 to 14 Feb 2021

Distance from: 16.3 kms | Price from: Free

For half a century during the 1860's, Ginninderra flourished and in it's prime boasted a church, two schools, store, Police...

Kathryn Selby at the piano

Selby & Friends: A Night Transfigured

Concert or Performance

31 Aug 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $0.00

Named for the extraordinary work “Verklarte Nächt” by seminal 20th Century composer Arnold Schönberg, this program presents this important work...

Southwell and Brown Premier Store Victoria Street, Hall

A Tale of Two Villages – An Exhibition

Community Event

24 Jan 2019 to 28 Jan 2021

Distance from: 16.1 kms | Price from: Free

A Tale of Two Villages tells the story of the Hall-Ginninderra district from Aboriginal times, through the early pioneer farming...

The Button Collective, National Folk Festival 2017

National Folk Festival

Concert or Performance Festivals and Celebrations

9 Apr 2020 to 13 Apr 2020

Distance from: 8.9 kms | Price from: $0.00

5 days, 200 acts, 18 venues, diverse styles, over 750 individual events and concertsCelebrate the diversity of folk at the...

Audience in seating

The Vinyl Lounge at NFSA – Girl’s Rock in March

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks Community Event Concert or Performance

7 Jun 2019 to 4 Dec 2020

Distance from: 2.8 kms | Price from: Free

Bring along your favourite records, share your music stories and hear what’s spinning on the NFSA’s turntables. The ultimate listening...

Coloured drawing of adults dressed in 1960s era clothes drinking and dancing

Canberra and Region Heritage Festival

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks Community Event Festivals and Celebrations

14 Apr 2020 to 3 May 2020

Distance from: 6.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

In 2020 there will be 20 days of the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival for you to explore what makes...

Group of people walking around Lake Burley Griffin.

Canberra Walking Festival

Community Event Festivals and Celebrations Sporting Events

3 Apr 2020 to 5 Apr 2020

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $10.00

Challenge yourself by walking from 5 to 42 km on the Canberra Walking Festival weekend. Enjoy a walk along the...

Alison Jackson, Teapot, 2017, Fine silver, acrylic. Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

Making: A Way of Life

Exhibition and Shows

27 Aug 2020 to 17 Oct 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Alison Jackson | Dan LorrimerThis exhibition seeks to create a vistual link and dialogue between stand-alone unique artworks, and small...

Caravan Camping Lifestyle Expo

Canberra Caravan Camping Outdoor Expo

Exhibition and Shows

23 Oct 2020 to 25 Oct 2020

Distance from: 8.7 kms | Price from: $0.00

On for three big days, with over 150 exhibitors, the Caravan Camping Outdoor Expo is the ultimate way to check...

Kathryn Selby at the piano

Selby & Friends: Love & Romance

Concert or Performance

23 Nov 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $0.00

An amazing program to round out the 2020 Season, this concert welcomes back the brilliant young Australian violinist Grace Clifford...

018 Members Exhibition detail. Photo: 5 Foot Photography.

2020 Craft ACT Members Exhibition

Exhibition and Shows

29 Oct 2020 to 28 Nov 2020

Distance from: 3.1 kms | Price from: Free

Curated by Craft ACT, this showcase exhibition demonstres the trends in contemporary craft and design in Australia by accredited practitioners...

Kathryn Selby at the piano

Selby & Friends: Let’s Get Personal

Concert or Performance

7 May 2020

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $0.00

This unusual program explores the home-grown roots of special guests, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster, violinist Vesa-Matti Leppänen and SSO...

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