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Best of Canberra taste off – Buffets

By 5 October 2015 1

When I put the call out for the best buffet/all-you-can-eat restaurant in Canberra, I thought I would have received many, many enthusiastic suggestions however I think most peo...

Take a hike: Nil Desperandum Homestead

By 5 October 2015
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In an attempt to get through most of the hikes within the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, I recently set out to do the Nil Desperandum hike with my friend Jarryd. I started the ...

Wrinklies of the World Unite!

By 5 October 2015

1 October was the International Day of Older Persons. This the day that we celebrate and respect the contributions of older persons in our community and indeed in the world com...

Jobs to stay in Belco

By 5 October 2015
Belconnen Jobs - article by Kim Fischer

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has announced that it is looking forward to “continuing its relationship with the Belconnen community” after cancelling ...

Weapons seized in Red Hill

By 4 October 2015

ACT Policing has seized weapons following a search warrant in Red Hill on Friday (2 October). About 6:30pm, members from ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations Team conduc...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: Ivy & The Fox

By 3 October 2015

In May, I checked out the recently established Fox and Bow in Farrer; I was pretty excited by the super funky café and was in love with the whole concept. So much so that his has ...

Developer sought for Kingston arts hub

By 2 October 2015 8
Kingston Arts Precinct

The ACT Government has today called for development applications for the Kingston Arts Precinct, home to the Canberra Glassworks, Megalo Print Studio + Gallery and Bus Depot Ma...

Six must-try South Coast getaways

By 2 October 2015

You were thinking about doing some work in the garden this long weekend, weren’t you? Think again. It’s going to be sizzling hot at the South Coast and you could be lying ...

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Best of Canberra taste off - Fresh sandwiches and rolls

By 21 July 2015 10

Good quality bread and fresh ingredients are the makings of a great fresh sandwich or roll. This is what I was looking for when I put the call out for Canberra’s best sandwiches ...

Do Canberrans want to talk to the trees?

By 21 July 2015 4
yarralumla ridge

I recently read an article in which the city of Melbourne gave trees email addresses so citizens could report problems... "The city of Melbourne assigned trees email addresse...

Fundraising dinner for Everest region guides at The Hungry Buddha

By 21 July 2015
hungry buddha curtin

At the end of this month, Nepalese restaurant The Hungry Buddha will celebrate its fourth birthday.  To mark the occasion, owners Lachhu Thapa and Ben Richardson are hostin...

Yes Joe, I've applied the sniff test, and something stinks

By 21 July 2015 19

The question circulating among many political junkies at the moment is simple: How long can the Speaker survive? The headlines don't look good, with calls to permanently gro...

Isaacs woman busted twice for drink driving in one night

By 20 July 2015 17

The ACT Policing Mobile Traffic Operations Team apprehended a drink-driver twice within one hour early Sunday morning (19 July 2015). A 43-year-old Isaacs woman was stopped ...

Comedy Club @ the Civic Pub featuring Laura Davis

By 20 July 2015

Laura Davis presents her award winning show, Ghost Machine. Winner of the prestigious Golden Gibbo award for best independent show at Melbourne International Comedy Festival...

Photo booth innovators snap up top ACT business award for 2015

By 20 July 2015
Telstra business award winners red robot

Red Robot, an innovative design and manufacturing business that has taken portable photo booths into the social media age, is the 2015 Telstra ACT Business of the Year. Foun...

Discover Canberra's newest sweet spot, Terrace Cafe

By 20 July 2015 6
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If it’s been a while since your last visit to Old Parliament House, here’s a good reason to add it to your to-do list. Old Parliament House’s Terrace Café is now open...

Breaking the cabal - how can we create more diversity in decision-making posi

By 20 July 2015 9

Do you feel that Canberra is a diverse place to live? At work, is your organisation's board or executive team as diverse as the people it represents? Most public service org...

To hell in a hessian bag

By 20 July 2015 3

Since I seem to be destined for Hades for my support for same sex marriages and asylum seekers, I may as well prepare for the inevitable. Part of my preparation is what happens...

First look - Tosolini's Pop Up

By 20 July 2015 1
tosolini's pop up wine

After 29 years in business, Tosolini's restaurant in Civic closed in April this year. But the Tosolinis are back - this time with a pop up restaurant in the Italo Australia club bi...

Chris Harland Blues Band hosts jam

By 18 July 2015

The simplest formula. The maximum impact. The Chris Harland Blues Band has the command and the precision to nail every number it plays. UK guitarist Chris Harland brought to Oz the tradition of British-made Electric Blues, the authentic riff-driven Chicago sound, a high-voltage heritage of Eric Clap...

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