Here are some of the upcoming community events in our local region.

Seasonal sports events

University of Canberra Capitals 2017–18 season

Where: National Convention Centre, Canberra

wnbl.com.au

Canberra United 2017–18 season

Where: McKellar Park, McKellar

canberraunited.com.au

Brumbies home games

Where: GIO Stadium

brumbies.com.au

Raiders home games

Where: GIO Stadium

raiders.com.au

GWS Giants home games

Where: Manuka Oval, Canberra

gwsgiants.com.au

Summer energy saving tip: Take advantage of the warm evenings and have a BBQ outside instead of using the oven to make dinner. You’ll enjoy a tasty feast and save energy!

December

8-24

Red Nose Christmas in Glebe Park

When: Friday 8 to Sunday 24 December

Where: Glebe Park, Canberra

rednose.com.au

 

31-

New Year’s Eve in the City

When: Sunday 31 December

Where: Civic Square and Garema Place, Canberra

visitcanberra.com.au

 

January

4-7

Summernats

When: Thursday 4 to Sunday 7 January

Where: Exhibition Park, Canberra

summernats.com.au

 

24-

Sydney Thunder versus Melbourne Renegades

When: Wednesday 24 January

Where: Manuka Oval, Canberra

cricketact.com.au

 

26

ActewAGL Great Aussie Day Breakfast

When: Friday 26 January

Where: Stage 88, Commonwealth Park

events.act.gov.au/AustraliaDay

 

February

2

PMXI versus England (20/20)

When: Friday 2 February

Where: Manuka Oval, Canberra

cricketact.com.au

 

3-4

Bungendore Country Music Muster

ActewAGL Llewellyn Series: Violin

When: Saturday 3 to Sunday 4 February

Where: Bungendore Showground

bungendorecountrymusicmuster.com.au

 

21-22

Canberra Symphony Orchestra

ActewAGL Llewellyn One

When: Wednesday 21 to Thursday 22 February

Where: Llewellyn Hall

cso.org.au

 

Autumn energy saving tip: Soon it will be time to start sealing up the cracks and gaps around your home in preparation for the cold winter air. To stop the cold air creeping in visit your local hardware store for draught stoppers, sealing tape and other great energy saving products.

March

2-17

Enlighten

When: Friday 2 to Saturday 17 March

Where: Various locations

enlightencanberra.com.au

 

4

Queanbeyan Multicultural Festival

When: Sunday 4 March

Where: Queanbeyan Park

visitqueanbeyan.com.au

 

9

Lights! Canberra! Action!

When: Friday 9 March

Where: Senate Gardens, Museum of Australian Democracy

events.act.gov.au

 

10-18

Canberra Balloon Spectacular

When: Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 March

Where: Old Parliament House lawns

balloonspectacular.com.au

 

10-12

Canberra Day Weekend

When: Saturday 10 to Monday 12 March

Where: Stage 88, Commonwealth Park

events.act.gov.au

 

12-18

Seniors Week

When: Monday 12 to Sunday 18 March

Where: Various locations

cotaact.org.au

 

17-18

The Yass Show

When: Saturday 17 to Sunday 18 March

Where: Yass Showground

yassshow.org.au

 

17-18

Handmade Market

When: Saturday 17 to Sunday 18 March

Where: Exhibition Park in Canberra (EPIC)

handmadecanberra.com.au

 

17

Skyfire

When: Saturday 17 March

Where: Lake Burley Griffin

Hit1047.com.au

 

Want to see even more events?

Check out the ActewAGL Community switch for great events from around the region!