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ACCTAB Tony Campbell Memorial Cup
Celebrate the life of a true friend of racing, Tony Campbell, in this great day of racing and entertainment. Special guests at the official
function include comedian and AFL guru Trevor Marmalade, and racing presenters Andrew Bensley and Alan Thomas.
Phone: 6204 0000 Website: thoroughbredpark.com.au Entry: Free entry to grounds, official function entry $110.
September 2 - 3
Important questions of identity are asked in this exploration of what it means to be Aboriginal in the 21st century. Created by the
internationally acclaimed Bangarra Dance Theatre, this performance is breathtaking and original.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $53 - $43, Govt. seniors card holders $50 - $40, Concession
$45 - $35, under 27 $39 - $33
Fred Smith: Dust of Uruzgan - Album
Fred Smith will be taking the stage accompanied by his double bass playing performance partner Liz Frencham to launch his highly
acclaimed new album, Dust of Uruzgan. The performance will be accompanied by projections of a remarkable set of photographic
images from Afghanistan.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $39, Concession $34, Child $25, Group (10+) $34
Elvis To The Max
Max Pellicano goes beyond mere impersonation of Elvis Presley. His re-creation of Elvis' looks, moves, vocal style, impressions and
humour is very accurate.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $61.50, Concession $54.50
Dylan Moran -- Yeah, Yeah
Moran's legendary stand up rants have sold out across the world, cementing this unkempt wordsmith's reputation as one of the
foremost critics of his generation.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: All tickets $68.90
Change Your Life!
The Healthy-Wealthy-Wise Show
Businessman, TV host, motivational speaker and world adventurer, James Toogood, presents the areas of success for five major
aspects of life.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $22, child $10.
Until September 10
Short + Sweet 2011
The Courtyard Studio
This festival is set to amaze and delight you with a selection of plays from local, national and international writers vying for the title of
Canberra's best little play in 2011.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $25, Concession $20.
September 14 - 17
Namatjira is more than a night at the theatre: it is an experience of art, live on stage. Namatjira captures the intense beauty, depth,
opportunitism, mateship and injustice that has shaped our country.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Full $43 - $53, Senior $40 - $50, Concession $35 - $45, Under 27
$33 - $39, Child $25
Joseph and Jones Racing Race Day
Joseph and Jones Racing owners and guests are welcomed to their annual race day. A great afternoon of racing at Thoroughbred
Park. Free admission, snack bar, bookies and tote facilities available.
Phone: 6204 0000 Website: thoroughbredpark.com.au Cost: Free entry. Member's day ticket $15, table bookings $25.
September 16 - 18
Canberra Short Film Festival
Canberra Dendy Cinemas, Canberra City
A strong supporter of Australian filmmakers and producers, this festival enters its 16th year in 2011. Recognised as one of Australia's
premier film competitions, its film selections represent the boundless talent of Australia's film industry.
Phone: 6247 9999 Website: csff.com.au Cost: Entry costs will apply
Sing-A-Long-A Sound Of Music
More than just a movie screening, Sing-A-Long-A Sound Of Music is a fantastically fun night out. The film is presented on the big
screen with song sub-titles so everyone can sing along.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $50, Group (8+ people) $45, concession $43, child $33,
September 17 - October 16
Provide a feast for your senses at this year's Australian celebration of Spring. Exhibitions, displays and entertainment will be on display
at various venues around Canberra.
Phone: 1300 554 114 Website: floriadeaustralia.com Cost: Free
September 17 - October 16
Tulip Top Gardens
Tulip Top Gardens, Federal Highway
10 Acres of magnificent tulips, daffodils and other Spring flowers are open for your enjoyment in Spring. Enjoy music entertainment on
selected days, a workshop from Cedric Bryant, and Tulip Day on 25 September.
Phone: 6230 3077 Website: tuliptopgardens.com.au Cost: Adult $12, Senior $11, children under 16 free. Deals for groups of 8+
Big Things In Store
Australian War Memorial
A rare opportunity to see inside the memorial's storage area of large technology objects. See the newly arrived Cold War sabre jet
fighter and World War Two Japanese Ha-Go tank, and be entertained by a performance by the Royal Military College Band. Kids can
enjoy the special kids program.
Phone: 6243 4211 Website: awm.gov.au Cost: Gold coin donation entry
The Girl From Minas Gerais
Brazilian singer Alda Rezende returns to Canberra accompanied by la crème de la crème of Australian jazz to perform a superb
repertoire of jazz, pop, bossa nova and new samba.
Phone: 6275 2700 Website: canberratheatrecentre.com.au Cost: Adult $45 - $55, Concession $35.
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