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Local sports club profile: Tuggeranong United Football Club

By 27 March 2015
Tuggeranong United junior football

Most suburban football teams would be intimidated by the prospect of playing against one of the country’s top A-League teams, but not Tuggeranong United Football Club (TUFC)....

Weekend garage sale guide (28th March)

By 27 March 2015

It’s garage sales galore this Saturday in Canberra, with second hand bargains for sale in suburbs including Yarralumla, Conder, Charnwood, Holt and Queanbeyan.  Southside...

A look around Canberra – Doing time in the Rivetto Ghetto

By 27 March 2015
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I maintain that Canberra is a well-kept secret (although I am told there are now license plates surfacing which say ‘ACT – it’s not as bad as you think’ in which case t...

Whats on this weekend? 28th and 29th March

By 26 March 2015 11

How is it almost the end of March? This month seems to have raced by, probably in part because the past few weekends have been jam-packed with festivals (Art Not Apart, You Are...

Why did Smiths Alternative really close?

By 25 March 2015 15

One of Canberra’s most loved performance venues announced last week that it would cease its operations indefinitely. This week, Smith’s Alternative is in receivership. The c...

Find a club at the CAP Expo

By 27 March 2015
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Thinking about joining a social club or group? Come to the Connect and Participate (CAP) Expo! The CAP Expo is a free community event on Saturday 28 March featuring over 140...

Kangaroo shot with arrow in Queanbeyan

By 27 March 2015

On Tuesday morning, a resident of Greenleigh in Queanbeyan looked out onto her driveway and saw a young kangaroo. He was hurt. He hadn’t been hit by a car as you might guess....

Nine firearms seized across Canberra

By 27 March 2015
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ACT Policing has seized nine registered firearms and tear gas during inspections and warrants across Canberra yesterday morning (Thursday, March 26). About 7am, members of A...

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Bit of a foodie? Into sustainability? There’s an event on Monday you’ll l

By 20 March 2015

Come to the National Arboretum Canberra on 23 March and discover the many exciting things happening to gardens, fresh food, urban environments and how you can harness the benef...

ActewAGL "free" energy saving house calls

By 20 March 2015 23

I've just received a form letter from ActewAGL offering to install, for free, products such as door seals and energy-saving light bulbs so that I can start saving money. Inf...

Burlesque Idol comes to Canberra

By 20 March 2015
burlesque idol

Returning after a sold-out tour last year, the world's largest international burlesque competition is back for a bigger, better and more glamorous show than ever. Celebratin...

What is happening with the bus network?

By 20 March 2015 48

Yesterday morning I took the bus from Phillip to Civic at about 8am, or I should say, I eventually took the bus from Phillip to Civic, getting on a bus at 8:40am. The 300 ser...

A look around Canberra - Isabella Plains

By 20 March 2015 3
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Isabella Plains is a hidden gem in Canberra’s south. It has numerous green spaces, established native tree populations and a centralised shopping centre, but few people know how...

Weekend garage sale guide (21st March)

By 20 March 2015

To include your listing in an upcoming allclassifieds Canberra weekend garage sale guide, upload your garage sale details for free on Please respect s...

Do you know this man?

By 19 March 2015

This is a facefit image of a person of interest in the investigation of two shooting incidents last month in Chisholm and Gordon. Both shootings occurred during the early hours ...

Public talk: Warp drives and bending time

By 19 March 2015

Light speed is one of science fiction’s major plot limitations — and maybe one of the major limitations of science. How can we explore the stars if it takes tens of thousan...

Reasonably priced weekend caterer?

By 19 March 2015 7

I am looking at catering for a not-for-profit groups conference later this year. We just need a simple lunch for Saturday and Sunday, i.e. wraps, sandwiches, sushi and rolls. ...

How not to talk to women in the workplace

By 19 March 2015 48

Recently I’ve been watching Channel Ten’s reality show Shark Tank, in which nervous entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to a panel of “sharks” (successful million...

Narrabundah Festival this Saturday

By 19 March 2015 1

Old Narrabundah Community Council (ONCC Inc) invites you to attend the 2015 Narrabundah festival. This popular event will be the sixth one we have organised at the shops. Attractions, live music and dancing include: Cassidy’s Ceili – 1030am – 1230 pm Russian Dancing – Short display...

Man faces court on murder charge

By 19 March 2015

A 34-year-old Gordon man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Thursday, March 19) charged with murder. The man has been charged with murdering his 28-year-old wife and...

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