Fashfest rolls out the red carpet

HIGH-end fashion show, Fashfest, is set to roll out the red carpet for its fourth year, having moved from chilly May to early spring...

Gardening / Leaping into lovely liliums

LILIUMS (or lilies) are great for fragrance and long flowering, and now's the time to plant them. There are more than 80 recorded species of liliums,...

Fashfest catwalk/ Night 4 finale

WENDY JOHNSON reports on the Fashfest 2015 finale at the National Convention Centre

Fashfest catwalk / Night 3

MEGAN SPARKE reports from Night 3 of Feshfest at the National Convention Centre

Fashfest / Make-up ‘unlike any other’

THE make-up at Fashfest is unlike any other fashion show I've been too, writes WENDY JOHNSON. The hair and make-up artists are allowed to get as creative as they need to, to bring the collections to live. Fashfest is at the National Convention Centre until Saturday night.

Fashfest 2015, Night Two

NIGHT two of Fashfest again showcased the strength and style of the capital’s diverse fashion designers. One by one, designers launched new collections that...

Fashfest 2015, Night One

THE night opened with a stunning collection of resort wear by a fresh graduate from the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) that delighted the...

Fashfest opening night / Campbell at the catwalk

Photos of Fasfest's opening night at the Convention Centre by ANDREW CAMPBELL

‘Elegant’ outcome for fashion collaboration

“It sounds like a small thing, but I saw designers surrounded by their models last year and thought, I want that to be me. This time round, it will be," says designer Erin Spain.

Socials: Lyn Mills’ event of the week / Fashfest finale

“Exposure at this level sets the bar high for content quality; it’s so important. Audience thermals compulsory!" writes social reporter LYN MILLS

Fashfest 2014: The final night socials


Fashfest 2014: Night 4 reviewed

It was a sold-out, red-carpet affair. Fashfest 2014 released standing room only tickets to cope with demand and guests lapped up the experience, the...

Fashfest 2014: Night 3 reviewed

THE large open space at the Brindabella Business Park was packed with a fashionable cohort of Canberrans who are bustling with curiosity and excitement...

Fashfest 2014: Models of fashionable diversity

FASHFEST, the biggest fashion show ever held in Canberra, is determined to do things its own way and has broken boundaries again this year...

Fashfest 2014: Socials, night 3


Fashfest 2014: Night 2 from the seats

IT’S not just the clothes. It’s the live, original music, choreography, lighting, sound and the theatrical production that makes Fashfest an experience and an...

Fashfest 2014: Night 2 behind the scenes

"CITYNEWS" had two photographers behind the scenes at Fashfest last night. GARY SCHAFER took this set: And ANDREW CAMPBELL ingeniously  built a studio backstage to capture...





New police chief brings inspectors back

For the first time since the '90s, Canberra's top cop announced the return of inspectors into the Australian Federal Police (AFP). 


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