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Executive Drivers chauffeur services a cut above the rest

By 22 September 2014
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Steve Cotter, the founder of Canberra-based luxury chauffeur service Executive Drivers, is better known to clients as Driver Steve. He chauffeurs overseas dignitaries, busin...

Local Sports Wrap 20th and 21st of September

By 22 September 2014
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FOOTBALL: National Premier League Cooma Tigers bowed out of the National Premier League finals series after it was dismantled 6-1 by Sydney club Bonnyrigg Eagles at the AIS ...

AIAA Space & Sci-Fi Trivia Night

By 22 September 2014

To celebrate World Space Week 2014, the American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics (AIAA) proudly presents: 2014 AIAA Space & Sci-Fi Trivia Night The United Nations declared World Space Week to celebrate space and commemorate the 1957 launch of Sputnik 1 and the 1967 signing of t...

Floating on Canberra

By 22 September 2014

Sean Stoddart has sent in a link to "Floating on Canberra". It is a video comprising a collection of footage taken in Canberra over winter 2014. It was taken using a Phantom2 Vision+ quadcopter. Check it out... http://youtu.be/HAjg92vjYD8...

In-Person-8 – Impro ACT (Review)

By 22 September 2014 1
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Whenever I told someone the theme for this improvised show the response was usually a mix of surprise and horror.  “Well, you see, in the first half a group of improvisers s...

Basketball Backboard

By 22 September 2014

Rather ironically my "lifetime" freestanding basketball system's backboard has broken ie the perspex sheet.  To be fair the thing is about ten years old so was bound to happen at some point. I have contacted the company but while the part is worth $50 the postage is over $500! Also had no succes...

Recommendations for painter and decorator

By 21 September 2014 1

Can anyone give me a good recommendation for a painter to paint the inside of my house? I want someone who is careful and thorough with their work and can recommend the right paint and colours for the various areas of the house. Eg wet areas etc... and cleans up thoroughly after themselves and is go...

Canberra and Queanbeyan Weekly Property Market Wrap

By 21 September 2014
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The below real estate market snapshot has been compiled based on the last week’s activity throughout Canberra and Queanbeyan. Percentages represent the increase/decrease from...

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ACT early learning centre receives excellent rating

By 22 September 2014

Minister for Education and Training Joy Burch today congratulated Canberra Girls Grammar School Early Learning Centre for becoming the first service in the ACT to be awarded an ‘Excellent’ rating by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA). “The rating ackn...

Hustle&Scout Markets Expand to Airport and Beyond

By 22 September 2014 3
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As the Hustle&Scout markets celebrate their first birthday this weekend, they will also be celebrating a change in location. For the first time, the event will be held not at N...

Aged Care Facilities

By 22 September 2014
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How many of us have really given much thought to the quality of services delivered in aged care facilities? I mean the quality of care in the nursing homes and lower care cate...

Escalator fire in City

By 22 September 2014 2

A city building has been evacuated so firefighters can investigate an escaltor fire. ACT Fire & Rescue were called to Moore Street just after 7am after smoke was reported issuing from the escalator. A seconary search is being conducted to make sure no one is left in the building. The fire h...

Riot Weekly Top 5 (20th September 2014)

By 21 September 2014
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Another week gone and here are the most popular posts of the week (firstly by readership and then by comments) including confirmation on Capital Metro, disappointment over Myer...

Hazard burn at Mitchell today

By 21 September 2014

The ACT Rural Fire Service will conduct a hazard reduction burn, weather permitting, today, Sunday 21 September, 2014 at Vicars Street, Mitchell. The burn is expected to commence from 9.30am till 5pm. Thirty firefighters, five fire tankers and three command vehicles will conduct the burn of ap...

Road rage on Monaro today almost killed us

By 20 September 2014 19

My partner and I are very lucky to be alive this afternoon.... At approx 3:10pm this afternoon, we experienced horrific road rage directed at us on the Monaro Hwy. It happened in the direction going from Civic to Hume about 1km or so of the Alexander Maconochie Centre. An "electric blue" coloure...

Missing dog

By 20 September 2014 1
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One One went missing midday on the 19th from Franklin. She is very shy, but an extremely sweet girl. We are very frightened for her. If you have any knowledge of her whereabouts, p...

Police investigate fatal collision in Belconnen

By 20 September 2014
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ACT Policing is investigating a single vehicle collision off Kirinari Street, Belconnen today (Saturday, 20 September). About 10am this morning, security at the University of Ca...

Canberra Startup Snapknock - looking for feedback!

By 20 September 2014
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Hey guys! I would like to introduce to you a new Canberra startup company, it is a recently created social auction website named Snapknock. We are celebrating this launc...

Isle of Man TT style race for Canberra / region?

By 20 September 2014 10

I've been reflecting on recent RA posts about events in Canberra (i.e whether or not Canberra is a boring place), and this prompted me to think what sort of event would put our fair city on the world stage. Now, we already have Floriade and Summernats, the Balloon and Folk Festivals, various NGA...

Rugby League Laughable

By 20 September 2014 6

The try that wasn't, or was it? Well it looked like a try to me, but the clowns maskeraiding as referees found a knock-on that wasn't there. But the Cowboys are getting used to these type of decisions by now, especially around finals time, seven tackles etc. Good luck to Easts, or Sydney if you have...

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