Advertisement

Headline Articles

Weekend cafe hot spot: Chatterbox Espresso Bar, Belconnen

By 1 August 2015
FullSizeRender1

Before we head out for breakfast on a Saturday morning, I check Facebook to see if anyone is talking about a new breakfast spot. Facebook is handy like that. Because we live in ...

A look around Canberra – Bruce

By 31 July 2015 3
11406550_877889362304972_4723194462496871857_n

The suburb of Bruce is named after former prime minister Stanley Melbourne Bruce, who occupied the highest office in the land between 1923 and 1929. Though, judging by a recent...

Canberra weekend garage sale guide (1 and 2 August 2015)

By 31 July 2015
allclassifieds canberra garage sale banner

Canberra garage sales this weekend in Dunlop, Casey, Kambah, Karabar, Waramanga, Cook, Macquarie, Page and Isabella Plains. Happy Friday! Saturday 1 August Eales Place Kamb...

13 things to do in Canberra this weekend (1 and 2 August 2015)

By 30 July 2015 2
meerkats making art

This weekend's highlights include a documentary film festival, a winter festival at the National Portrait Gallery and free ice cream at the Canberra Centre. 1. Wildlife art ...

Women’s team sports in Canberra? (For a beginner)

By 1 August 2015
ask-riotact-default

Hi all, I was hoping to find a women's sports team to train with on weeknights or weekends. I haven't played any team sports in a while but am keen to try something new whi...

Roof ventilation advice in Canberra?

By 31 July 2015 5
ask-riotact-default

I am just hoping for some advice from other Canberrans who have some experience with installing any of the various types of roof ventilation in their home. Basically what did y...

Sydney’s Indian Dance Centre presents The Ramayana and Indian dance workshops

By 31 July 2015
Ramayana 1

After a series of sold-out shows in Australia, New Zealand and in the United States, Sydney's Indian Dance Centre will be presenting its Ramayana dance drama production at the ...

Canberra ghost stories wanted!

By 31 July 2015 1
ask-riotact-default

Hi all, I'm looking at writing a new book regarding ghosts and hauntings in the Canberra/ ACT area. As such, I would appreciate any stories anyone has and are happy to tell (an...

Other Articles View all articles Today Yesterday Last 7 days

Public talk: Can we alter our genetic destiny?

By 1 August 2015
cath-suter-banner-3

Science fiction giant Phillip K. Dick’s 1956 classic The Minority Report raised disturbing questions about how society might behave if we knew that the environment could alte...

Food forests, olive oil and ginger beer workshops this August

By 31 July 2015
canberra environment centre

The Canberra Environment Centre has launched a new set of workshops as part of the Sustainability Workshop Series. Workshops are refreshingly relevant to the evolving Canber...

Friday fun night tonight at Pizza Hut

By 31 July 2015 1
Screen Shot 2015-07-29 at 3.48.04 pm

Pizza Hut stores across Canberra and Queanbeyan will tonight donate five per cent of sales between 6pm and 8pm to Communities@Work's social programs.  Make it a fun night...

Ray White Canberra SIDS and Kids ACT Trivia Night

By 31 July 2015
ray white trivia night canberra

Ray White Canberra has its annual charity trivia night coming up in August to raise money for SIDS and Kids ACT.  SIDS and Kids ACT is dedicated to saving the lives of bab...

Suspended prison sentence for Canberra woman convicted of animal cruelty

By 30 July 2015
rspca dogs seized

RSPCA ACT chief executive Tammy Ven Dange has praised a magistrate's decision to hand down a suspended prison sentence to a Canberra woman convicted of animal cruelty. The 2...

Panel forum and book launch: Die in battle, Do not despair: the Indians on Ga

By 30 July 2015
die in battle do not despair book

Join us at UNSW Canberra at ADFA on the 5th of August for a panel forum and launch of Professor Peter Stanley's book: Die in battle, Do not Despair: the Indians on Gallipoli, ...

Latin American Film Festival in Australia

By 30 July 2015
latin america film festival poster

The Latin American Embassies in Canberra are proud to present the Latin American Film Festival in Australia. This event will be held at the National Gallery of Australia in...

Local politics: Here's what you missed this fortnight

By 30 July 2015
20150715_133246

The public housing revolution starts Andrew Barr has been pretty busy on the subject of public housing since taking the top job. His main task is to refresh the entire ACT p...

Boo-hoo, Adam

By 30 July 2015 45
afl ground

There's plenty in the news cycle this week about AFL star Adam Goodes. Or should that be indigenous star? Or maybe Australian of the Year, AFL legend and Aboriginal rights...

First look - QT Canberra's new August menu

By 30 July 2015 1
Lucky's Speakeasy cocktails

QT Canberra's Capitol Bar & Grill and Lucky's Speakeasy will next month introduce new menus - the first since they opened their doors. Ryan Johnstone went for a first look.  ...

Shooting in McKellar overnight

By 29 July 2015
car shooting mckellar

ACT Policing is investigating a shooting incident which occurred early this morning in McKellar (Wednesday 29 July). About 9.30am, police received a report that a vehicle ha...

Car park thief nabbed in Gungahlin

By 29 July 2015 4
police-wrap-default

ACT Policing arrested a 35-year-old Scullin man in an underground car park in Gungahlin for attempting to break into vehicles last night (28 July). About 11.15pm, police rec...

Sponsors
RiotACT Proudly Supports
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 Riot ACT Holdings Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.