Canberra Events

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Friday 6th December to Sunday 8th December 2019 Featured events include: Cherry Pie Eating Cherry Pip Spitting Street Parade Fireworks Young is in the heart of the Hilltops Region, less than two hours’ drive from...

 Canberra December, Food Festivals, Sydney December

Posted 1 month ago by The Shady Lane Project

JOIN THE GLOBAL CLIMATE CONVERSATION On November 20–21, the world is coming together to talk about the climate crisis with 24 Hours of Reality: Truth in Action. Join the conversation. Attend or request a Truth...

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Ride2Work encourages everyday people to jump on the bike and get active on their way to work The problem Currently two thirds of Australians don’t get enough exercise to maintain their health. At the same...

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Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

1-10 May 2020 The Canberra International Music Festival www.cimf.org.au

 Canberra May

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9 to 13 April 2020 Gourmet food and wine, markets, music, dancing, comedy, and theatre at Exhibition Park. With an annual attendance of more than 50,000 people, the Folk Festival promotes a safe and lively...

 Canberra April

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17-19 APRIL 2020 The Jane Austen Festival Australia is an annual celebration in Canberra where living history enthusiasts from all over Australia come and indulge themselves in everything Georgian, Regency & Early Victorian – including...

 Canberra April

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Enlighten Festival brings together culture and creativity in best autumn. Events include the Canberra Balloon Spectacular and Symphony in the Park. Celebrate the city’s birthday with fireworks at Canberra Day enlightencanberra.com

 Canberra March

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2020 National Multicultural Festival Eat, drink, laugh and dance your way through the 2020 National Multicultural Festival. Come and join us as we celebrate diversity, share traditions and watch performances from around the world. Taking...

 Canberra February

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2 to 5 January 2020 The annual Street Machine Magazine Summernats (proudly supported by Rare Spares) is more than a car show; it’s a festival of the street machine lifestyle. The event attracts enthusiasts from...

 Canberra January

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28 February to 1 March 2020 Royal Canberra Show at Exhibition Park.

 Canberra February

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24th November 2019 Stromlo Running Festival A weekend crammed full of running, seminars, presentations, entertainment, socialising, and food and drink. Organised by Run For Your Life in conjunction with Robert de Castella and the ACT...

 Canberra November

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Capital Country Truffle Festival. The region celebrates these highly prized gems from late June to early August. http://www.trufflefestival.com.au/ Learn from celebrity chefs and other truffle experts. Join a truffle hunt or simply indulge in the...

 Canberra August, Canberra July, Canberra June, Food Festivals

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Floriade, Australia's celebration of spring, transforms Canberra's Commonwealth Park into a tapestry of colour every year. Over a million colourful bulbs and annuals bloom on cue, creating a vibrant display unrivalled by any other event...

 Canberra September

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FLORIADE NIGHTFEST 3 OCTOBER - 6 OCTOBER 2019 Experience Floriade after dark as NightFest returns for 2019 full of food, wonder and entertainment. Floriade Floriade, Australia's celebration of Spring, transforms Canberra's Commonwealth Park into a...

 Canberra October

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Every third week of October, National Water Week makes a splash across Australia, inspiring individuals, communities and organisations to work together to build awareness around the value of water. Access to clean water is hugely...

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Refugee Week is Australia's peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society. Refugee Week is always held from Sunday to Saturday...

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June

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CBCA Book Week 2019 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 17 to 23 August 2019 Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools,...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Friday 4 October 2019 National Walk to Work Day is an annual event which helps employers and employees to build regular walking into their daily routine. http://www.walk.com.au/wtw/homepage.asp

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

2 February each year is World Wetlands Day to raise global awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and our planet. This day also marks the date of the adoption of the Convention...

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

26 January (Sunday) 2020 – Australia Day / Invasion Day / Survival Day The official Australia Day Council website has details of events all around Australia, a “toolkit” to help you organise events, teaching resources...

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Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Taste the Difference, Feel the Difference, Make a Difference Monday 9 – Sunday 15 September 2019 National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is a week of targeted media and locally-held activities designed to increase awareness of the...

 Adelaide September, Brisbane Queensland September, Canberra September, Darwin NT September, Food, Health and Food Security, Hobart September, Melbourne September, Perth September, Sydney September

Posted 3 months ago by The Shady Lane Project

Wild Pollinator Count dates for 2019 Autumn: 14 – 21 April Spring: 10 – 17 November The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. Count wild...

 Adelaide November, Brisbane Queensland November, Canberra November, Darwin NT November, Hobart November, Melbourne November, Perth November, Sydney November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

International Compost Awareness Week Australia (ICAW), is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness of the importance of  compost, a valuable organic resource and to promote compost use, knowledge and products. We...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

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The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. Count wild pollinators in your local environment to help build a database on wild pollinator activity. Wild Pollinator...

 Adelaide April, Brisbane Queensland April, Canberra April, Darwin NT April, Hobart April, Melbourne April, Perth April, Sydney April

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

8 March (Sunday) 2020 is International Women’s Day

 Adelaide March, Brisbane Queensland March, Canberra March, Darwin NT March, Hobart March, Melbourne March, Perth March, Sydney March

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28 March (Saturday) 2020 – Earth Hour – Switch off your lights from 8:30pm to 9:30pm to send a message about climate change. Of course you don't need to stop at this one day.  Use this...

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Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

14 February (Friday) 2020 – Valentine’s Day See Valentine’s Day gift ideas or book a romantic adventure for two.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

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14 February (Friday) 2020 – V-Day – A global movement to stop violence against women and girls.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Thousands of events will be held across the country in May to say thank you to the 6 million Australians who volunteer their time. The week-long celebration will include breakfasts, morning/afternoon teas, and luncheons, as...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Darwin NT May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

Posted 6 months ago by BCL Editor

28 July (Sunday) 2019 is National Tree Day, a community tree planting event organised by Planet Ark. To get involved or find your nearest site, check the website. Friday 26 July 2019 is Schools Tree...

 Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland July, Canberra July, Darwin NT July, Hobart July, Melbourne July, Perth July, Sydney July

Posted 8 months ago by BCL Editor

Commemorated each year on 5 June, World Environment Day is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June