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DIY Wotz on guide for the weekend of 13 March

By johnboy - 13 March 2009 23

[First filed: March 12, 2009 @ 08:29]

As per usual the world has failed to come to an end.

On the bright side, you lucky lot don’t have to work for two days.

So what’s worth seeing and doing around town?

Just leave your thoughts in the comments.

What’s Your opinion?


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23 Responses to
DIY Wotz on guide for the weekend of 13 March
Fiona 7:13 am 13 Mar 09

World Naked bike ride on Sunday. As is the arboretum open day…

CleptaK 7:27 pm 12 Mar 09

Adam Hole and the Marji Curran Trio on Friday night at the Old Canberra Inn (around 8pm, I think)

“Super Rad” event on Saturday night at Teatro Vivaldi from 10pm

Also on Saturday, The Bandits at King O’Malley’s from 10pm

ghughes 6:31 pm 12 Mar 09

Hard Rain is a breathtaking and thought provoking photographic exhibition by Mark Edwards that has travelled the world and now comes to Canberra.

The exhibition is a powerful commentary on humankind’s collision with the environment

50 metres of photographs – Ainslie Ave (near Civic Square) Opens tomorrow

If you can’t get there – check out http://www.hardrainproject.com

quostatus 6:16 pm 12 Mar 09

Itchy Triggers Friday night at the Holy Grail, Kingston, 10 til late.

PM 4:40 pm 12 Mar 09

lisagrace said :

Tour de Pisse 2009 bike Hash on Saturday, I think it’s too late to join in but worth remembering so you know whats happening if you see a heap of people on pushies anywhere between Fyshwick and Civic on Sat arvo.

I’ll be doing that, going to Hall for Greatest Shave, then back to meet up with them again sans hair…

lisagrace 3:33 pm 12 Mar 09

Dallas Frasca is playing at The Basement in Belconnen on Friday night as a part of her Lady Luck National Tour, supported by Blues/Rock duo The Blackwater Fever. Tix on the door.

Tour de Pisse 2009 bike Hash on Saturday, I think it’s too late to join in but worth remembering so you know whats happening if you see a heap of people on pushies anywhere between Fyshwick and Civic on Sat arvo.

folkie 12:31 pm 12 Mar 09

Midnight Oil Friday night.
Brumbies playing at Canberra Stadium.

sepi 11:36 am 12 Mar 09

Tuggeranong Festival – Tuggeranong Arts Centre by the lake, Sunday 2-6pm.

Face painting, kids dancing, drumming sessions etc.

R. Slicker 10:48 am 12 Mar 09

No Computer Fair in Canberra this weekend.

Inappropriate 10:46 am 12 Mar 09

PM said :

“Hall’s Greatest Shave” is on at the Wood Duck Inn from 2pm on Saturday as part of the Leukaemia Foundation’s “World’s Greatest Shave”.

The funds raised will help the Leukaemia Foundation provide practical care and support to patients and families living with leukaemias, lymphomas, myeloma and related blood disorders.

I’ll be having my head shaved, along with a few others…

It would be remiss not to mention the other locations for the WGS.


Christian City Church Belconnen, Rae st (Above Bing Lee)
Sun 15 Mar 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Come one, come all and support little Brenton as he shaves off his locks for Leukaemia.
Contact: Leni on 02 6166 1679

King O’malleys, 131 City Walk
Fri 13 Mar 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM & 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Sat 14 Mar 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Everyone is welcome to have hair cut or coloured by either hairdressers on site or by each other. Bring your work colleagues, family and friends. We are expecting a record number of participants. In the past there have been local politicians, local sports stars, and local identities that have attended and shaved!
Contact: Peter Barclay on 02 6257 0111

Lanyon Marketplace, 4 SydneyNolan Drive
Sat 14 Mar 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

All are welcome to participate in an effort to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation. Either have your head shaved for a donation or participate in the raffle and win great prizes!
Contact: Michelle on 0434 200 939

Ripped from http://www.worldsgreatestshave.com/events/list.php?state=ACT

I’ll be showing my support @ King O’Malleys.

Ozhair 10:04 am 12 Mar 09

Lights! Canberra! Action! Finals Screening at the National Museum of Australia on Friday evening. Doors open at 7:30pm, screening at 8:00. Entry free.

Come and see the twelve finalist films in this year’s competition (Including mine 🙂 )

jakez 10:03 am 12 Mar 09

The Sporting Shooters Association of the ACT is having an open day this Sunday the 15th.

Their range is at 50 Hector Grove, Majura.

I found them at the Canberra Show and they had a flyer for it. I can’t remember the exact times for the open day but if anyone is interested they could probably contact someone through the website http://www.ssaa.org.au/newssaa/states/act/Branchactact.htm

PM 9:52 am 12 Mar 09

“Hall’s Greatest Shave” is on at the Wood Duck Inn from 2pm on Saturday as part of the Leukaemia Foundation’s “World’s Greatest Shave”.

The funds raised will help the Leukaemia Foundation provide practical care and support to patients and families living with leukaemias, lymphomas, myeloma and related blood disorders.

I’ll be having my head shaved, along with a few others…

barking toad 9:42 am 12 Mar 09

As someone posted in an earlier thread even though it’s tonight, not the weekend.

Charity Auction for the Bushfire Appeal at the Canberra Irish Club, Parkinson St Weston, commences 6pm for auction start at 7pm Thursday 12 March.

Signed/Framed Raiders jumpers, Brumbies jumpers, Irish Rugby team jumpers, Olympic/Commonwealth Games memorabilia and more – over 30 items, from the bigger ticket items to the more affordable – something for everyone to bid for.

Drinks at bar prices and the Club is donating $1.00 to the Appeal for every drink sold.

http://www.irishclub.com.au/

FC 9:24 am 12 Mar 09

From the TAMS website:
“Kulture Break – Friday 13 March – Garema place
So you think you can breakdance… you haven’t seen anything yet!

Kulture Break will put on a jaw dropping show with unforgettable hip hop and r’n’b routines.

Come and see Canberra’s hottest dancing talent on show. “

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