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Weekend cafe hot spot: Chatterbox Espresso Bar, Belconnen

By 1 August 2015

Before we head out for breakfast on a Saturday morning, I check Facebook to see if anyone is talking about a new breakfast spot. Facebook is handy like that. Because we live in ...

A look around Canberra – Bruce

By 31 July 2015 3

The suburb of Bruce is named after former prime minister Stanley Melbourne Bruce, who occupied the highest office in the land between 1923 and 1929. Though, judging by a recent...

Canberra weekend garage sale guide (1 and 2 August 2015)

By 31 July 2015
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Canberra garage sales this weekend in Dunlop, Casey, Kambah, Karabar, Waramanga, Cook, Macquarie, Page and Isabella Plains. Happy Friday! Saturday 1 August Eales Place Kamb...

13 things to do in Canberra this weekend (1 and 2 August 2015)

By 30 July 2015 2
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This weekend's highlights include a documentary film festival, a winter festival at the National Portrait Gallery and free ice cream at the Canberra Centre. 1. Wildlife art ...

Women’s team sports in Canberra? (For a beginner)

By 1 August 2015

Hi all, I was hoping to find a women's sports team to train with on weeknights or weekends. I haven't played any team sports in a while but am keen to try something new whi...

Roof ventilation advice in Canberra?

By 31 July 2015 5

I am just hoping for some advice from other Canberrans who have some experience with installing any of the various types of roof ventilation in their home. Basically what did y...

Sydney’s Indian Dance Centre presents The Ramayana and Indian dance workshops

By 31 July 2015
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After a series of sold-out shows in Australia, New Zealand and in the United States, Sydney's Indian Dance Centre will be presenting its Ramayana dance drama production at the ...

Canberra ghost stories wanted!

By 31 July 2015 1

Hi all, I'm looking at writing a new book regarding ghosts and hauntings in the Canberra/ ACT area. As such, I would appreciate any stories anyone has and are happy to tell (an...

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Here's what's wrong with this year's ALP national conference

By 27 July 2015 12
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It seems every time I open a newspaper or turn on the radio or TV, I hear someone commenting on what is happening at the ALP national conference this year in Melbourne. As I...

The Dollop Podcast - Live in Canberra

By 26 July 2015

That’s right Canberra. From the gentlemen who brought you up to speed on Oofty Goofty, The Dollop is coming for a live podcast. One of the must-listen podcasts is touring Australia and they have managed to squeeze in a visit to Canberra. In case you don’t know, The Dollop is a weekly podcast ...

Canberra Brick Expo

By 25 July 2015 1
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Brick Expo is an annual event held in Canberra that exhibits LEGO creations. Amazing builds have been exhibited over the previous four Brick Expos and this year will be the big...

Weekend cafe hot spot: High tea at the Burbury Hotel, Barton

By 25 July 2015 2

Is there a woman out there who doesn’t love high tea?! It’s such a wonderful event and makes for the perfect excuse to get frocked up. I have been to high tea at the Hyatt a nu...

Olive branch extended as Costigan family looks to reunite

By 24 July 2015
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Earlier this week Marcus Paul revealed that the father of Tara Costigan's two older children had not yet received any funds raised on their behalf. After speaking with the Co...

Crime stats show crime declining in Canberra's north

By 24 July 2015

ACT Policing’s latest quarterly crime statistics show a decline in crime reports in Canberra’s north and in reports of assault, sexual assault, offences against a person an...

A new solution for tracking ACT fuel prices - #CBRFuelWatch

By 24 July 2015 4
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With the demise of ACT Fuel watch, here's a simple solution for tracking Canberra's fuel prices via Twitter. All drivers need to do is take a photo of the fuel price sign w...

Barr kicks Dickson residents (again)

By 24 July 2015 34

After seven months of silence since the last workshop to discuss the future options for the Dickson Parklands (Section 72 Dickson), the Dickson Residents Group asked for a mee...

Woden Seniors' second BIG book fair

By 24 July 2015
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Come along to Woden Seniors’ Second BIG Book Fair, which will be held over three days at the club premises, 12 Corinna Street Woden. Book fair dates Friday 7 August fro...

Does Canberra need 1am lockouts?

By 24 July 2015 13

On Monday the ACT government released a discussion paper on alcohol-related crime. Among other things it talks about lockouts like the ones in place in Kings Cross (i.e. no ...

A look around Canberra - Isaacs

By 24 July 2015 15

We went down to the Woden Valley this week to take a look at the suburb of Isaacs. This suburb was named after former governor general, attorney general and chief justice Is...

Canberra weekend garage sale guide (25th and 26th July 2015)

By 24 July 2015
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Canberra garage sales this weekend in Queanbeyan, Hackett, Torrens and Florey. Happy Friday! Saturday 25 July 60 Maitland Street Hackett 8am to 11am Antique furniture, ...

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