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Tag: Tom Skeehan

Ikea Opening Temporarily Places Canberra ‘On the Map’

by The Editor

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It’s really big, it’s blue, and those from the Southside can drive over a new bridge to get there. Its Canberra’s Ikea Store.

Let’s be clear about this, there is almost nothing in this Ikea that separates it from other Ikea stores. Sure, there are some cool facts (the store is 25,000sqm in size, the dining room seats 380 people, there is over 1900 solar panels to run the entire operation during summer), but that’s kind of a footnote as to what is really going on here.

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“86 That, Chef?” Dining at Braddon’s Brash, New Kid.

by The Editor

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We burst through the doors from the darkness of a chilly Autumn evening and into the warmth and hubbub of a busy restaurant on a Saturday night. The last thing one might have expected was to be grabbed in a headlock and taught a stern lesson before being turned out on the street.

At least, that’s kind of what happened…

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Young.Hot.Canberra – Tom Skeehan

by The Editor

To celebrate the Centenary of Canberra and the launch of the Gallery of Australian Design’s YOUNG.HOT.CANBERRA exhibition, The Canberran is featuring local designers who’s work will be displayed at the GAD from Saturday 12 January until Saturday 23 February 2013

Tom Skeehan by Charlie White

Tom Skeehan by Charlie White

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