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Pop-up for summer: Sculpture Garden restaurant revived

LAUNCHING what new NGA director Gerard Vaughan called calls “a reformulation of the Sculpture Garden restaurant”, media and gallery staff today joined food mover and shaker Stephanie Alexander for a light lunch that put together food and art. Long hidden behind the Fujiko Nakaya ‘Fog sculpture’ at the NGA, the restaurant is now enlivened by […]

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Canberra City Farm sustainable living exhibit in Turner opens

SHANE Rattenbury has opened the Canberra City Farm sustainable living exhibit in Turner. “The sustainable living exhibit created by Canberra City Farm provides locals with a great demonstration on how they can incorporate environmentally sustainable practices in their own garden, whether they have a big backyard or small courtyard,” Mr Rattenbury said. “The exhibit features […]

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Gungahlin’s Bunnings is going up

BUNNINGS have announced the development of a new Bunnings Warehouse in Gungahlin. Development of the new $59 million Bunnings Warehouse Gungahlin is currently on schedule. Construction has recently commenced with ADCO Constructions appointed as the builder. Approximately 180 jobs are expected to be created in the local community following the opening of the Warehouse, offering […]

Australian native plant spring sale is on this Saturday at the Botanic Gardens

THE Australian Native Plant Society is holding their spring sale this Saturday at the Australian National Botanic Gardens. The society promises the best range of Australian plants in Canberra, including many local species. They advise you should get in early for the best selection – and bring a bag or box for your purchases. With […]