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Symphony in the Park 2017


Sunday 12 March 2017 – Stage 88, Commonwealth Park

We guarantee this is not your standard symphony experience. Framed by the tree lined landscape of the iconic Commonwealth Park sit back and relax as the Canberra Symphony Orchestra brings the work of a well known band, ABBA, to life.

The natural amphitheatre provides the perfect backdrop for what is a magical experience as ABBA tribute band, BABBA, transport you back to the 70’s. The Canberra Symphony Orchestra have outdone themselves this year, perfecting a new interpretation on music we all know and love. Bring a picnic, blanket and popcorn or enjoy a bite to eat from the traders as you watch the sun set.

Free to attend, Symphony in the Park is the perfect way to spend your Sunday evening before celebrating Canberra Day on the Monday. Join us from 7:00pm to secure your spot before the concert kicks off at 7:30pm.

Join Symphony in the Park on Facebook or call Access Canberra on 13 22 81 for more information.

Want to win the best seats in the house?

You can win the best seats in the house at Symphony in the Park for you and a friend complete with delicious catering.

How do you enter? Simply share a photo of your favourite 70s outfit on Facebook or Twitter. Make sure you include the text '@EventsACT, I want to win the best seats in the house at #SymphonyInThePark'. Our favourite photo will win!

Entries are open until midday Monday 6 March. The winner will be notified via their Facebook or Twitter account. Please note no alcoholic beverages will be included in the catering package. If you have any questions about this competition please email


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