FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

Fireside Festival Canberra's annual celebration of winter. Various locations around Canberra offer relaxtion escapes, fine dining dinners, wine master classes. On all throughout August 2014.

Capital Region Farmers Markets every Saturday 7.30am - 11.30am at Exhibition Park.

Baby and Kids Markets 9am - 12pm Saturday 9th August 2014 at the Exhibition Park in Canberra.

US and Canada Film Festival Wednesday 20th August 2014.

Craft and Quilt Fair 10am - 4.30pm Thursday 21st August 2014 until Sunday 24th August 2014 at Exhibition Park in Canberra.

Canberra Wedding Expo Sunday 31st August 2014 at the Exhibition Park in Canberra.

National Zoo and Aquarium open everyday, always great to visit.

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MUSEUM AND ART EXHIBITIONS

Atua Sacred Gods from Polynesia exhibition on until 3rd August 2014 at the National Gallery of Australia.

Stars of the Tokyo Stage - Natori Shunsen's kabuki actor prints art exhibition Saturday 19th July 2014 until Sunday 12th October 2014 at the National Gallery of Australia.

Beauty and Strength: Michael Riley art exhibition On display until 17th August 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery.

SPORTING EVENTS IN SYDNEY

Rugby League in Canberra December 2014

NRL games to be confirmed

 

Also check out:

What's on in Sydney August 2014

What's on in Melbourne August 2014

What's on in Brisbane August 2014

What's on in Adelaide August 2014

What's on in Singapore August 2014

Last updated 2nd July 2014

MUSIC CONCERTS

Guilty Simpson & Katalyst 8pm Friday 1st August 2014 at the Transit Bar. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Sleepmakeswaves 8pm Saturday 2nd August 2014 at the ANU Bar. Tickest sold by Ticketek.

Bielfield & Glen: Ambrosia 14 3pm Sunday 3rd August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

Coolio 8pm Monday 4th August 2014 at the Transit Bar. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

DMC World DJ Championship - Canberra Heats 8pm Friday 8th August 2014 at the Transit Bar. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Busby Marou 8pm Friday 15th August 2014 at the ANU Bar. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Art vs Science Creature of the Night Tour 8pm Friday 15th August 2014 at the Transit Bar. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Neil Diamond's Hot August Night starring Peter Byrne 8pm Friday 15th August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

The Aston Shuffle 7.30pm Saturday 16th August 2014 at the ANU Bar. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Uncle Jed 8pm Saturday 16th August 2014 at the Transit Bar. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Peking Duk 'Peace, Love and Sweatiness Tour' 8pm Saturday 16th August 2014 at the Meche Nightclub. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

L'Orfeo 7.30pm Thursday 21st August 2014 and Friday 22nd August 2014 at the Llewellyn Hall. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Courtney Love 8pm Saturday 23rd August 2014 at the UC Refectory. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Bob Dylan 8pm Friday 29th August 2014 at the Royal Theatre National Convention Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

THEATRE AND MUSICALS

Short + Sweet Theatre 5th August 2014 until 16th August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

Circa Superhuman Wednesday 6th August 2014 until Saturday 9th August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

Devdas The Musical 6.30pm Saturday 16th August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

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COMEDY SHOWS IN CANBERRA

Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase 7.30pm Saturday 2nd August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre Centre. Tickets sold by Canberra Theatre.

Arj Barker 8pm Saturday 6th September 2014 at The Auditorium @ Vikings. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Check out some of the upcoming comedy shows on Comedy ACT website.