Advertisement

Headline Articles

Best of Canberra – Tacos

By 3 March 2015 6
stock-taco-mexican-food

It’s Tuesday and my favourite thing about this day of the week is the humble taco.  If you are not yet aware of the phenomenon that is Taco Tuesday, it is time to get acquain...

What does the ACT think about the death penalty?

By 3 March 2015 29
stock-prison-jail-criminal

Inside my backyard shed are two signs that my fiancée and I recently made. The signs read, “Indonesia, we love you but please tell your Government to stop killing Australian...

Are you ready to be Enlightened?

By 3 March 2015
enlighten 2015 canberra

It's the best time of year again when the evenings are warm - but not stifling, with a cool - but not cold breeze; allowing everyone to come out after dark to explore Enlighten. ...

The Canberra Night Noodle Markets

By 2 March 2015 21
FullSizeRender[4]

Earlier this year it was announced that Canberra was going to be introduced to the Noodle Markets made famous by Melbourne and Sydney, and it has been the talk of the town ever...

Chic Henry and the tram to nowhere?

By 2 March 2015 46
light rail artist impression

I've had a couple of long conversations with Summernats' Chic Henry, who is tossing up whether to run in the 2016 ACT election. He told me that the Liberals want him to stan...

Should Norfolk Island be self governed?

By 2 March 2015 7
stock-norfolk-island-ballot-vote

The bun fight between the Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly and the Commonwealth Government regarding governance of the island has been going on for decades. The island ha...

Seselja welcomes funding for safer schools

By 3 March 2015 2

Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja has today welcomed funding for Canberra Grammar School under the Coalition Government’s $18 million Schools Security Programme. “Canberra Grammar School is one of 54 schools to receive funding under the programme, which delivers on our election commitme...

ACT Government leads nation on climate change action

By 3 March 2015

Canberra’s environmental watchdog has given the thumbs up to the ACT Government’s response to climate change in the region, Minister for the Environment Simon Corbell and Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment Robert Neil announced today. The commissioner today released his report ...

Other Articles View all articles Today Yesterday Last 7 days

Canberra bashers - Where's my flyswat?

By 9 January 2015 33
flyswat-stock-060115

You know how when a fly lands on your arm, you absent-mindedly wave it away. The same is when it lands on or near your BBQ. It doesn’t elicit white hot rage, just a small irr...

Bucky's Budweiser Birthday Bash

By 8 January 2015

It’s on again! - Bucky's Budweiser Birthday Bash. Special guest for the night will be the sensational Pugsley Buzzard, who has dazzled and delighted audiences all over the world, from the smoky jazz cellars of Berlin to downtown New Orleans - the womb of the blues. His unique blend of dark hood...

South Tuggeranong traffic flow arrangements update

By 8 January 2015 15

The ESA has announced further enhancements to traffic flow arrangements in South Tuggeranong following implementation of new measures in the last 24 hours. This follows a meeting of officials from the ESA, TAMS, ACT Policing and the building contractors at lunchtime today. For the peak period ...

AFC Asian Cup Australia: Korea vs. Oman

By 8 January 2015 35
AFC Asian Cup Australia

Asia’s biggest football tournament, the AFC Asian Cup, is coming to Australia in January. Canberra will host seven games, including a quarter final, with the rest of the 25 ...

Roof rebedding & repointing

By 8 January 2015 2
ask-riotact-default

Just want to get an update from the Canberra community about who to avoid and who people can recommend to do rebedding and repointing of a tile roof. In particular, I would li...

Charlie and Lola’s Extremely New Play

By 8 January 2015
charlie and lola play

Charlie & Lola’s Extremely New Play is the sequel to Charlie & Lola’s Best Bestest Play, which sold out throughout Australia in 2012. Enter a wonderful journey throu...

Back to work fashion

By 8 January 2015 4
supre

Christmas is over and everyone is slowly returning back to work. Whether you didn't buy enough new clothes at the Boxing Day sales or you're doing the whole "new year, new me thing...

Challenge yourself in one of Canberra’s obstacle course events

By 8 January 2015
10406393_10152730426986418_8490373397886653813_n

As 2015 clicked over, my email inbox started filling up with messages on obstacle course events I should make it my new year’s resolution to sign up to. There are so many ...

New traffic flow measures for South Tuggeranong announced

By 8 January 2015

Roads ACT in conjunction with ACT Policing, the ESA and the South Tuggeranong Fire & Rescue project contractor will implement the following measures to help alleviate the traffic congestion being created by road works during morning and afternoon peak periods. From today Woodcock Drive will becam...

Kim Churchill at The Abbey, 16 Jan

By 7 January 2015
kim churchill single spark

Canberra born and Merimbula raised singer/songwriter Kim Churchill returns to the nation’s capital to promote his new single, Single Spark, which is also the opening track from h...

UC Capitals take on West Coast this Friday

By 7 January 2015
Canberra Capitals

The University of Canberra Capitals take on the West Coast Waves this Friday evening (9 January 2015) at the AIS Arena. As seven-time Women’s National Basketball League Ch...

Gluten free restaurants in Braddon

By 7 January 2015 10
ask-riotact-default

Looking for gluten free restaurants in Braddon. Does anyone know of any?...

Follow
Follow The RiotACT
Get Premium Membership
Advertisement
The-RiotACT.com Newsletter Sign Up

Images of Canberra

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