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Ask RiotACT: Moving to Canberra

By 10 October 2015
Ask RiotACT

I'm wondering if I can get local advice on where to live in Canberra. We might be settling in Canberra long term and will look to rent first before buying, so ideally want t...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: Parlour, New Acton

By 10 October 2015

I purposely avoid reviewing cafes where someone has asked me to come in to write a weekend hot spot. What makes my Weekend Hot Spot articles a good read (well what I think at least...

Tour de Stroke starts in Fyshwick

By 9 October 2015
Josh Goyne - Stroke Awareness Ride - Tour de Stroke

Josh Goyne, 17, sets out from Fyshwick tomorrow on a 2,200 kilometre ride with the aim of raising money for stroke support and assistance. Seven years ago, Josh’s grandfat...

Ask RiotACT: Best Sports Lawyer

By 9 October 2015 3
Ask RiotACT

Can anyone tell me the contact details for the best sports lawyer in Canberra please?...

A Look around Canberra: Barton

By 9 October 2015 1
A Look Around Canberra: Barton

The suburb of Barton in Canberra's inner south has one of the smallest suburb populations, if not the smallest, in Canberra. However, according to ABS data, Barton was once the...

Five garage sales to visit this weekend (10 and 11 October)

By 9 October 2015
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The early bird gets the worm, as they say, and this weekend you’ll want to be that early bird. Rise and shine on Saturday to grab a bargain with a broad selection of garage s...

15 things to do in Canberra this weekend (10 and 11 October 2015)

By 8 October 2015 1

There is so much on this weekend we had to make some tough calls to put this list together. You could spend a day of beautiful garden wandering at The Tuliptop Gardens Festival...

Our first look: Boffins Restaurant new menu

By 8 October 2015 2
Boffins Restaurant: Piano

With all the hype and commotion about all the new cafes and restaurants opening around Canberra, it's easy to forget about the original establishments that have stood the test of t...

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The sweetest Father’s Day gift idea you'll read about today – The Candy S

By 13 August 2015
the candy shop boxed hamper

Whether it’s sherbet bombs, big boss cigars, now-politically-correct fads or American candy corn, everyone has a favourite childhood lolly that’s almost impossible to find ...

Lone Wolf Productions presents The Mighty Bluzicians

By 12 August 2015

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. Feel the passion of Rick Bamford – guitar, slide and vocals, Dean Edgecombe – bass guitar and vocals, Gavin “Larry Spo...

Sausages: History, Mystery, Mastery (book launch)

By 12 August 2015 1
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Canberra is set to get hooked on snags as local butcher David Peddle launches his book Sausages: History, Mystery, Mastery. The book will be launched on Saturday August 15 from ...

Are you sick of shopping trolleys in your streets?

By 12 August 2015 33

The exponential increase in the number of shopping trolleys dumped in Australian streets is a disgrace. They litter the streets and can cause panel damage to parked cars. They ...

Cheap eats - Duatti (Woden)

By 12 August 2015 1

I don't usually venture into shopping malls for Cheap Eats reviews but I thought I'd make an exception this week for Duatti, a cafe inside Westfield Woden. Duatti has been arou...

Canberra tales: Keep the home fires burning

By 12 August 2015 7

It was not that long ago that winter in Canberra meant that the air was filled with smoke. These grey blankets across the capital were in part made up of the smoke from the ...

Latham Handy Mart robbed overnight

By 11 August 2015 1

Detectives are investigating an aggravated robbery that occurred in Latham last night (Monday, 10 August 2015). Around 7:15pm, a man entered the Latham Handy Mart on Wanliss Str...

Parking fines at hospitals - if only all visitors had someone like Laura

By 11 August 2015 15

Hearts were warmed around the world on Monday when a post from popular Facebook page Canberra Mums went viral. A mum had been in hospital with her nine-week-old baby and after ...

Vicki Dunne must resign

By 11 August 2015 40

As the theme of abusing political privilege continues to permeate from side to side and state to state, let us focus the lens on the ACT. With the departure of Australia’s...

Best of Canberra - Hole-in-the-wall cafe

By 11 August 2015 14

It’s a pretty well known fact that Canberra has more than its fair share of cafes. Everyday I join the rest of Canberra’s coffee lovers (and let’s face it, that’s most pe...

Free night of edutainment

By 11 August 2015

The ANU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition final An 80,000 word research project would take nine hours to present. Their time limit . . . three minutes! Join us for an evening of education and entertainment. Come along to the Australian National University (ANU) and see a snapshot of the a...

Round 4 of Canberra Roller Derby League's Home Season

By 11 August 2015

The derby girls are back on the track, this Saturday 15th August. It’s CRDL's two original teams facing off in the fourth round of the 2015 season, with the Black ‘n’...

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