20 August 2009

DIY Wotz on guide for the weekend of 21 August

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Yes, I forgot to post this this morning.

Between sleeping in, dog walking, and going for a pub lunch it somehow fell off the radar.

But now, here it is… your chance to tell the people of Canberra what’s good to see and do around the traps this week.

Blaze away in the comments comrades!

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Dancing on the Lake
YMCA Sailing Club, Alexandrina Dr, Yarralumla Bay, Yarralumla
3.30pm – 6.00pm
$16 casual adult, $100 for ten weeks.
for more info see the website or phone 62811098.

Casino Canberra, 9pm

Annie and the Armadillos
Southern Cross Jamison, 1pm

Glen Terry Band
Southern Cross Yacht Club, 3pm

The Vinnies fashion show is on at the Tuggers shop on the 22nd. Article from Riotact here: http://the-riotact.com/?p=13302 posted by Nikster.

I’ll be there to snap up a classic bargain as I just can’t get excited about the fluro long cardies, leggings and glitter printed shirts they sell at the malls. Must be getting old *sigh*.

From culturazi.org:

Friday 21st Aug

Mothers of Intention supported by My Wife Deirdre and Nina Haysler @ The Merry Muse
7.30pm (doors open at 6.30pm), tix $17/$14/$12 (full/conc/MFS members).

Love Sage EP Launch @ The Front Cafe and Gallery
with Remember Little Grace and Girl Sized Hands
7pm, $5.

The S.A.D. Sessions 2009 @ Corroboree Park Hall
featuring Mal Webb, Drew Walky, The Ellis Collective
8.00pm, $10.

Coolio Desgracias @ Trinity Bar
9pm, free.

CMW Musos Night @ Deakin Sports Club

Impro Theatre ACT present Impro Science @ The Street Theatre
7.30pm, $20.

Cafe Scientifique: Climate Change Discussion @ Alliance Française
Wine, cheese and good conversation
6pm, free.

Saturday 22nd Aug

Andrea Kirwin @ The Front Cafe and Gallery
7pm, $5.

Aaron Peacey and the Snail Riders @ The Phoenix
9.30pm, free.

Impro Theatre ACT present Impro Science @ The Street Theatre
7.30pm, $20.

Rupert Boyd – Classical Guitar Concert @ Wesley Music Centre
Canberra-born classical guitarist Rupert Boyd returns from NY for his only performance in Oz.

Sunday 23rd Aug

Mick Thomas (Weddings, Parties, Anything, etc.) & Michael Barclay (The Sure Thing); Eastmoon @ Folkus
Doors open at 6pm, music from 8pm, $25/$20 (full/conc and Italo Club members).

CCAS and Mr Fibby present: Ship of Fools @ CCAS, Gorman House
7pm, $10.

KarismaKatz @ Hush Lounge

A Chorus of Women presents Canberra Conversation @ CSIRO Discovery Centre
Part of National Science Week 2009. Please rsvp by 20 August to hoffie@iinet.net.au.
2.30pm – 6pm.

Impro Theatre ACT present Impro Science @ The Street Theatre
7.30pm, free.

Monday 24th Aug

Cardboard Charlie presents: Bootleg Sessions @ The Phoenix
Greg Carlin, Amazing Brainboy, The Blue Ruins, The Feldons.
8pm, free.

‘Further we Search’ Feature Debut @ The Front
film by Darius Devas. 7pm, $10/8

Plenty more good stuff into the next week at Culturazi.

Matt Sheppard8:24 am 21 Aug 09

Big impro weekend, with science themed shows Friday, Saturday and Sunday (FREE!) night at the street theatre – See http://www.impro.com.au/shows.php for all the details.

If you’ve every wanted to muster sheep from the back of a horse, tell the dog to get in behind and then having a go at shearing a woolly one but without all the effort of having to get up before dawn 365 days a year, then this weekend at Burnelee could be for you.

As part of the Poachers Way Fireside Festival

Burnelee Mustering

Join Lindsey Butt and his family for an exciting day mustering the sheep for their annual shearing on Saturday 23 August from 9.30am – 4.30pm. Muster the sheep, ride through native bushland and enjoy a camp fire lunch before a tour of the ‘Glenlee’ shearing shed.

Bring your own horse or book a Burnelee one. This ride is suitable for intermediate or experienced riders only. Book early as the group size is limited.

Burnelee is located 30 minutes from Canberra, between Murrumbateman and Gundaroo.
30 Dicks Creek Road
Telephone 02 6227 5850
Website http://www.burnelee.com.au/
Price: $140 Burnelee horse, $60 own horse

Cabinet in the Community in Gungahlin tomorrow:

Date: Saturday 22 August (10:30am to 12:00pm)
Venue: Harrison School Library, Wimmera Street, Harrison.

Through Cabinet in the Community the ACT Government is continuing its commitment to outline its vision for the city’s future and to listen to community views and suggestions.


Trunking symbols4:03 pm 20 Aug 09

No Computer Fair in Canberra this weekend. Next Computer Fair will be on at EPIC on Saturday week.

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