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Magician throwing a playing card

Magician throwing a playing card

First Edition Fish Dish

Floriade Reimagined and Floriade NightFest

In 2020, Floriade has been reimagined with the annual spring celebration moving from its traditional home in Commonwealth Park to bloom across Canberra.

Every year Floriade brings Spring to life with over one million bulbs and annuals blooming accross Canberra. During the month-long event visitors will pick up expert gardening tips, watch celebrity chefs cook up a storm, be inspired by a selection of Australia’s most inventive individuals and explore our country’s diverse multicultural identity. Floriade Reimagined brings aa different experience this year with events happening accross Canberra bringing a bigger, better and safer Spring Festival.

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NightFest Exclusive at First Edition Canberra

We're bringing the magic of Spring to First Edition Canberra!

Families, couples and friends can enjoy a magical evening with a 3-course spring-themed dining experience. Select one item from each course of our 3-course set menu, only $85 per person (Adult ticket). We value families and are providing a special kids menu for only $40, which includes unlimited soft drink and juice.

NightFest Adult Menu

Tables of 4 or more adults will receive a complimentary Canberra Secrets book.

The night will include a signature event cocktail and a roving magician providing intimate shows for each table. Magician Daniel J. Shields previously performing at the Melbourne Magic Festival will be providing one on one table shows suitable for all ages.

    Optional extras include:
  • 2-hour, local selection beverage package for $35 per person
  • On-site for parking $10 (subject to availability).

Located on the first floor, this elevated establishment has been transformed into a masculine and luxurious space drawing inspiration from old world reading rooms oozing sophisticated home-style charm overlooking Canberra, CBD.

When: Friday 2nd October 2020 from 5:30pm
Where: First Edition Canberra, Level 1

Limited availability, book early, so you don't miss out.


Book with confidence: our hotels have been working hard to meet our stringent ALLSAFE protocols, we also have flexible cancellation terms and our Best Price Guarantee for your peace of mind.

Stay at Novotel Canberra these school holidays and don't miss out on this ONE NIGHT ONLY EVENT.

T&Cs: Event is held at First Edition Canberra on level 1, Novotel Canberra. Accommodation not included. All persons must have a booking, including infants, to ensure compliance with current restrictions.

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