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Does Canberra have too many coffee shops?

By 7 July 2015 9

There's no doubt Canberrans love their coffee. A new cafe pops up every five minutes, and research published by Roy Morgan earlier this year found that 68 per cent of us had vi...

Best of Canberra – Fresh produce

By 7 July 2015 5

My dad grew up on an orange farm and has instilled in me a love for only the freshest and in season fruit and vegetables. There is just something so satisfying about biting int...

Win a double pass to Tim Rogers this Thursday night

By 7 July 2015

With a career now motoring along in its third unique decade, TIM ROGERS remarkable resume encompasses the world of music, film, television and stage. See him perform all the be...

5 unmissable views for those new to Canberra

By 7 July 2015 6

I don't know what it is about looking out over a city from its highest points, but it gets me going. This week I set out to find Canberra's top five unmissable views - and discove...

Vice City Players present the inaugural ACT Pinball Championship

By 7 July 2015
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Vice City Players warmly welcome all to the inaugural ACT Pinball Championship. It's gonna be cold outside but the competition inside will be hot! This bash will run over tw...

Where can I find good coffee in Belconnen?

By 7 July 2015

I've recently started working in Belconnen and I'm yet to find a really great coffee shop nearby. Any suggestions? I really liked Lava when I worked in Phillip, as well as T...

Does anyone know what happened to Cafe Bamboo in Braddon?

By 6 July 2015 2

My wife and I had a favourite Chinese restaurant, Cafe Bamboo, on Lonsdale Street in Braddon. It was forced to close as their building was demolished to make way for new apartm...

String of aggravated burglaries over weekend

By 6 July 2015

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to three aggravated burglaries in Wanniassa, Mitchell and Mawson early Sunday morning (5 July). About 5am, police received a report that tw...

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Karma - the website that reviews you!

By 7 May 2015 32
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Entrepreneurship can be a lonely game and in the case of these young Canberran gents, it can be controversial too. Monish Parajuli and brothers Dayne Rathbone and Clyde Rathbon...

What’s on this weekend? 9th and 10th May 2015

By 7 May 2015 1

This weekend's highlights include Mother's Day festivities (if you're still looking for somewhere to treat Mum, our Mother's Day guide has you covered), a Raiders home game an...

Top places to take visitors to Canberra

By 7 May 2015 12

I’ve met a lot of people overseas who end up travelling to Australia. While Canberra is not on the must do lists of all tourists (the Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne and the Great ...

Where to spoil Mum in Canberra this Mother’s Day

By 7 May 2015 1
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If you've left it to the last minute to organise Mother's Day breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea, stop panicking and start reading. Our guide to Canberra cafes and restaurant...

The Mighty Bluzicians host May Blues Jam

By 6 May 2015
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The Mighty Bluzicians was formed when some of the best rock & blues musicians in Canberra came together 12 years ago with a dedication to musicianship & love of blues. ...

Share your ideas on improving Tuggeranong

By 6 May 2015

Community Brainstorming session, Saturday 9 May Tuggeranong Action Group (TAG) is a new grassroots organisation established to advocate and represent the interests of the Tuggeranong Valley. We are proud to live in Tuggeranong, and aim to get locals more actively involved in the decisions aff...

Local leaders - Phil Preston and Duncan Amos (Red Robot)

By 6 May 2015
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Canberra may not be a city renowned for its manufacturing prowess, but it is home to the largest photo booth manufacturer in the southern hemisphere, Red Robot. Founded by C...

Cheap eats - Red Brick Espresso (Curtin)

By 6 May 2015 3
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Red Brick Espresso at Curtin shops is one of my favourite neighbourhood coffee haunts. It’s been around for a few years now, and on weekend mornings the line for coffee can s...

Civic an urgent urban planning problem

By 6 May 2015 57

Several decades ago, the centre of Canberra provided a very different shopping experience. Civic was a series of pedestrian plazas with a small complex named The Monaro Mall. ...

Fatal collision in Fadden overnight

By 6 May 2015 1

ACT Policing is investigating a collision in Fadden in which a male rider has died. About 6pm last night (Tuesday, May 5), police responded to a report that a motorcyclist on ...

Did you witness an armed robbery in Calwell this morning?

By 5 May 2015

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an armed robbery which occurred in Calwell early this morning (Tuesday, 5 May). Around 1am two women entered the Woolworths Petrol servi...

Warren Miller's 65th ski and snowboard film

By 5 May 2015

Introducing Warren Miller's highly anticipated 65th ski and snowboard film. Take a journey with Warren Miller to the deepest of destinations, from beneath the blankets of powde...

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