50 Investigator Street, Red Hill, ACT Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November 2023 10am to 4pm
An Open Garden fundraising for the Canberra Blind Society in an Italianate designed suburban garden. The garden boasts 31 fruit trees, a 50 metre grapevine, a prolific kitchen garden a water feature known as ‘The Lagoons’ and three friendly laying hens called Delphine, Daphne and Delores.
World Premiere – A Street Produced Professional Theatre Production The Street Theatre, Canberra Friday 10 – Saturday 11 November, 7:30pm Wednesday 15 November, 6:30pm Thursday 16 – Saturday 18 November, 7:30pm Sunday 19 November, 4pm 2h 20min including interval
Helen Machalias draws on Shakespeare’s The Tempest in this work about survival and the cost of pursuing the promise of a better life. Refugees Prospero, Miranda and Ariel are washed ashore on Christmas Island seeking asylum in Australia.
19 Cockerill Pace, Mackellar ACT 10am to 4pm Saturday 11 November 2023
An Open Garden Fundraiser for Refugees with musical entertainment, children’s activities, art on display, plant and book stalls. Morning and afternoon teas will be available. There’s a horticultural talk at 11.30am.
Please note that there are many stairs in the garden.
Entry $5, children under 5 free. Family ticket $20
Erindale Theatre Saturday 28 October 2023 One show only Duration 1 hour 20 minutes
The Training Ground presents a selection of group, solo, duet and trio dance works, as well as a few student-devised works, showcasing the strength of the company’s dancers, their studio and their achievements in 2023. Hurry – tickets are very limited.
Hygge House, Terroux via Hall Saturday 26 or Sunday 27 August 2023 9.30am to 4.30pm
This retreat is just 10 km from Barton Highway but could be a million miles away. Enjoy the peaceful surroundings by undertaking yoga practices, relax by enjoying a sound meditation, walking through a labyrinth and the beautiful gardens.