What’s On In Canberra – The Best Events in Canberra

Learn all about what’s on in Canberra – Today, Tomorrow, This week or This Month! All the best of Canberra’s happening events, Functions and news will be listed and published here! Below are our best compilation of the best events in Canberra that you might want to consider being at!

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Canberra Floriade 2016 

Canberra Floriade 2016 

17th October 2016:  The Floriade is the biggest celebration of spring in the whole of Australia and this year it returns to Canberra for its 29th year for a month of exciting floral display. Floral enthusiasts have every reason to rejoice as this edition will feature over a million bulbs and annuals which have all been planted across 8000 square meters in the parkland in the inner ci[Click here to read more...]
Thai Food and Cultural Festival 2016

Thai Food and Cultural Festival 2016

11th September 2016: Visit the Thai Food and Cultural Festival 2016 on 11th September at the Royal Thai Embassy and treat your taste buds with some super delicious Thai culinary delights and also experience Thai Culture right here in Victoria. Experience the traditional forms of Thai dance and arts and be mesmerized by the beauty of Thai Culture. At this festival, you can also shop for s[Click here to read more...]
Canberra Moon Festival 2016

Canberra Moon Festival 2016

10th September 2016: The Canberra Moon Festival is the first culture fair in the history of local Asian societies that has been planned and combined on such a scale as to accommodate all guests from Canberra as well as its surrounding areas. This festival will feature over 30 stalls both merchant and catering ones that will serve a broad variety of commodities and delicacies from Asi[Click here to read more...]
Canberra Baby and Beyond Expo 2016

Canberra Baby and Beyond Expo 2016

6th & 7th August 2016: The Canberra Baby and Beyond Expo is back once again, and it’s bigger and better than ever this time. To be held at the Exhibition Park in Canberra, this event will bring you the best in products, services, support and advice along with entertainment for you and your family. If you have become a parent recently or will become one in the near future, then you m[Click here to read more...]
Cine Latino Film Festival 2016

Cine Latino Film Festival 2016

9th - 31st August: Do you consider yourself to be a film enthusiast? Are you intrigued by the art of cinematography? Well, this is the place for you to be then. The Cine Latino Film Festival 2016 is coming this August bring you the best of South American cinema with it. This new festival celebrating South American Cinema is the first festival that is dedicated entirely to exploring the d[Click here to read more...]
Indulge Coffee and Chocolate Festival Canberra

Indulge Coffee and Chocolate Festival Canberra

23rd July 2016: As the name suggests, this is a festival where coffee and chocolate lovers get to thoroughly indulge their taste buds with different flavours of coffee and chocolate. The purpose of the festival is to educate and challenge coffee and chocolate lovers, in addition to allowing them to taste and sample the variety of products on display. Vendors will display their products, [Click here to read more...]
Warm Trees Canberra 2016

Warm Trees Canberra 2016

12th - 15th July 2016: Annually organised in the National Arboretum Canberra, this festival seeks volunteers who knit and crochet scarves that are displayed on the trees and buildings of the arboretum. Willing participants should knit scarves that are about 25 cm wide and one meter long, so that they are hang on trees like ribbons. Scarves should ideally be of vividly bright colours, bec[Click here to read more...]
Winter Festival 2016

Winter Festival 2016

June - July: Get ready for the exhilarating winter festival this year that will certainly reach the expected standards that previous Winter Festivals have set. As usual, the festival will be held in July in four different locations, that is: Sydney, Fremantle, Brisbane and Canberra. The major sport will of course be ice- skating, only that this time, it will be open- air ice skating. Doe[Click here to read more...]
Canberra Truffle Festival

Canberra Truffle Festival

June to August:  The annual Truffle Festival will be held this year from June to August, and it is bound to be plenty of fun. Join the rest of the people in Canberra in the hunt for the treasured but elusive Truffles, and your labor will certainly pay off. In addition to the whole enjoyment of being a part of the hunt, you will also enjoy truffle lunches at the end of your hunt, dependin[Click here to read more...]
Next to Normal Rock Musical Canberra

Next to Normal Rock Musical Canberra

8th - 23rd July 2016: This July, an awesome musical is coming to Canberra! Phoenix Players is proud to present their next production of Next to Normal a very powerful and confronting musical that unflinchingly addresses many vital issues of trauma, mental illness, depression, drug addition, suicides and interestingly the definition of being normal. The contemporary family drama, a[Click here to read more...]
Big Boys Toys Expo 2016

Big Boys Toys Expo 2016

20th -21st August 2016: As the name suggests , The Big Boys Toys Expo 2016 showcases a wide range of toys for the big boys. It showcases a wide range of products that you have always dreamed of owning. A wide range of exhibitions which include automotive , marine , 3d-printing , brewing , remote content and aeronautical , there is always something for each and everyone. To be held from 2[Click here to read more...]
Canberra International Music Festival 2016

Canberra International Music Festival 2016

28th Aprio - 8th May 2016: Get yourself prepared to experience a vibrant fusion of amazingly curated music , daring and intimate performances and some iconic music-making combined with a whole lot of culinary surprises – that’s the Canberra International Music Festival we are talking about. To be held for 11 days from 28th April to 8th May , this festival brings you the finest musicians [Click here to read more...]
Muddle Puddle Market Canberra 2016

Muddle Puddle Market Canberra 2016

This is a monthly event that moves all around town to delight and engages the participants in a series of exciting activities. You can attend the model puddle market anywhere, from Weston Creek to Gungahlin and Kingston to Tuggeranong. This is an event dedicated to little babies, where you can buy them exciting varieties of handmade goods at extremely affordable prices. This is also an e[Click here to read more...]
Canberra Classic Boatfest 2016

Canberra Classic Boatfest 2016

22nd to 24th April 2016: One of the widely celebrated events in Australia, the Canberra Classic Boatfest is set to return yet again with greater extravagance. This event aims to celebrate the heritage of the finest vessels in Australia and the people involved in crafting them. You can come over with your family and enjoy a display of over 100 boats at Cockle Bay Marina and the Museum. Yo[Click here to read more...]
Jane Austen Festival Canberra 2016

Jane Austen Festival Canberra 2016

Participate in one of Australia's biggest celebrations were Napoleonic and Austen fans from all over the country come together and involved in the merriment of dancing, singing, food, games, workshops, costumes, theatre, fencing, archery, etc. Ever since this event first started in 2008, it has come to become one of the widely celebrated festivals that span a single weekend in April. The[Click here to read more...]
Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2016

Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2016

2nd - 18 April 2016: Organized by The National Trust (ACT), you are cordially invited to take part in the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2016 that is to be held from 2nd to 18th of April, 2016. This event will be celebrating the culture and heritage of Australia through exhibitions, tools, and informative events that seek to bring together people from all backgrounds. This Festiva[Click here to read more...]
World Curry Festival 2016

World Curry Festival 2016

8th July – 10th July, 2016: The World Curry Festival 2016 is a celebration of all things curry’. The second edition of this festival is created to celebrate love for food and culture and bring different communities closer to each other. Food enthusiasts from far and wide come to this festival to experience the tastes of Asia , Africa and Europe all in the heart of Canberra. Treat yoursel[Click here to read more...]
Walk for Prems Event 2015

Walk for Prems Event 2015

Walk for Prems at Albert Park Lake on Sunday 25 October.  The walk is the largest annual fundraiser for the Life’s Little Treasures Foundation, Australia’s leading charity dedicated to the families of babies born sick or prior to 37 weeks gestation. Step-up in support of premature babies with Walk for Prems On Sunday 25 October people across Australia will walk in support of the 47,7[Click here to read more...]
Brazilian Festa Julina Festival Canberra 2015

Brazilian Festa Julina Festival Canberra 2015

25th July 2015: Yet again another year of Brazilian Festa Julina Festival is returning in Canberra 2015. As part of this awesome event, the Embassy of Brazil invites everyone to celebrate and attend the Festa Julina. The literal meaning of the festival comes from the Brazilian term used to describe the traditional Brazilian Winter Festival in July celebrating and inviting the harvest sea[Click here to read more...]
MS Walk & Fun Run Event Australia 2015

MS Walk & Fun Run Event Australia 2015

On the 31st May 2015 as a gesture of support, thousands of fitness enthusiasts from Melbourne, Sydney & Canberra will come together to walk and run at the MS Walk and Fun Run. The awesome event is organised by Multiple Sclerosis Limited (MS) to help and support Australians living with Multiple Sclerosis. Since the first time in 1989, the MS Walk and fun run has always been a massive [Click here to read more...]
Canberra Hot Air Balloon Festival 2015

Canberra Hot Air Balloon Festival 2015

Canberra Hot Air Balloon Festival 2015 currently called as the Canberra Balloon Spectacular 2015 is a popular hot air balloon festival that takes place every year in Canberra, Australia. It usually takes place at the lawns of the old Parliament House of Canberra, Australia. This is more like a complete family and party event accompanied with loads of fun activities for Kids, Elders an[Click here to read more...]