Tag Archives: Parties at the shops

Coming Up in Canberra – Spring 2015

4 Oct

What better way to celebrate the welcome return of daylight saving?! It’s a LONG while since I’ve done one of these posts but there is honestly so much happening that this post can basically write itself from my own diary’s calendar! Here we go:

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Parties at the Shops, Scullin*

16 Mar

*Full disclosure: the Belconnen Community Council, of which I’m Deputy Chair, helped sponsor Parties at the Shops at Scullin, and we also had a stall on the day. I wasn’t paid for my involvement (nor was the BCC). Views and observations below are entirely my own.

I missed the Parties at the Shops celebrations last year, and was determined not to miss it this year. After all, the Chief Minister described it as one of her favourite centenary events:

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Canberra Centenary year in review

21 Dec

The Canberra Centenary celebrations are over. With that, it’s time to review if the One Very Big Year was as big as it should have been, as it could have been, and as it claimed to be.

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