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Green Drinks Canberra changes venue, format

By 2 September 2014
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Long-running networking event Green Drinks Canberra is changing its venue, and revamping its format. The monthly networking event, which is held on the second Tuesday of eac...

Best of Canberra – Vietnamese

By 2 September 2014 10
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Some friends of mine went to Vietnam for their honeymoon a few years ago. When they got back, they were not only all loved up and glowing from the sunny break but also clued in ...

The Ellis Collective to Launch New Album

By 2 September 2014
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Following the success of their first album, Triple J Unearthed winners The Ellis Collective will return to The Street Theatre to launch their latest album, Carry. A patchwork of em...

Political dilemmas

By 2 September 2014 5

As a person who likes to be involved in my community, and indeed am, politics has become quite a frustration for me lately. I feel really compelled to join a particular political party on a federal level - happy to disclose, the ALP - because I am completely unimpressed with the various agendas o...

Recommendations for home Improvements/renovations

By 2 September 2014 2

Hi there I'm looking to do some improvements on my home and would appreciate some recommendations on reliable, great quality businesses who can help me with the following: New wardrobe cupboards Removal of old carpet and installation of new flooring (floating timber floors) Kitchen/Bathr...

Lake George- Extract from ‘A Case for Ghosts (Part 5)

By 2 September 2014 3

History has shown us that ghosts and the supernatural seem to be commonplace and that a large percentage of people in the western world, indeed from all races and religions, not only believe in ghosts but have also experienced something that they believe is of a supernatural origin. Indeed, many peo...

Power Kart Raceway – Grand opening day 6th September 2014

By 2 September 2014
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The first of its kind in the Canberra region, Power Kart Raceway is a fully Indoor Electric Go Kart Centre. Offering Canberrans of all skill levels a chance to experience motor...

Local Sports Wrap 30th and 31st of August

By 1 September 2014
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RUGBY UNION It took a week longer than expected, but the Canberra Vikings’ National Rugby Championship campaign is alive and kicking after a 37-18 victory over Greater Syd...

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IT innovation a distinct advantage for property management firm

By 26 August 2014
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A chance conversation at a barbeque led property investors Chris and Brooke Scullin to use technology to revolutionise the property management industry. Six years ago, the C...

How do we feed the world as the population soars?

By 26 August 2014 24

ABC 666's Genevieve Jacobs will talk with three eminent experts on one of the great challenges of our time: As the global population explodes, how do we feed ourselves and the world? The global population is set to hit 10 billion in 2050, that’s one thousand extra mouths to feed each and every ...

Man arrested outside Canberra's jail

By 26 August 2014

A 19-year-old Kambah man was arrested by ACT Policing yesterday (Monday, 25 August) after allegedly throwing contraband into the Alexander Maconochie Centre. About 11.20am police received a report of a suspicious man throwing a number of items over the fence, into the yard of the jail. Polic...

Witnesses sought to copper theft

By 26 August 2014
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ACT Policing is investigating the theft of copper fibre optic cables from Campbell yesterday (25 August). Between 3pm on Friday (22 August) and 10.30am yesterday, two 40m lengt...

Parking: Caught in the ACT

By 26 August 2014 22
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A major bonus of life in the ACT up to now has been that there is enough road for the cars (most of the time) and adequate reasonably priced or no charge parking. This is not t...

ACT have your say on child care reform!

By 26 August 2014
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ACT residents are being encouraged to have their say about making child care more affordable, flexible and accessible as new analysis shows the ACT had the largest increase in enro...

Swooping birds of 2014

By 25 August 2014 15
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Hi Rioters, Since no one else has done it, I thought I'd start this years thread. I went for a bicycle ride from Queanbeyan to Fyshwick and back on Monday 25 August. O...

Local Sports Wrap 23rd and 24th August

By 25 August 2014
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RUGBY UNION The Canberra Vikings suffered a shock 28-23 defeat at the hands of Perth Spirit in the opening round of the National Rugby Championship at Viking Park on Saturda...

Police seek witnesses to Fyshwick ram raid

By 25 August 2014

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated burglary which occurred in Fyshwick last night (Sunday August 24). About 11.50pm, ACT Policing received a report that a Honda Prelude had collided with the front windows of Optus World on Wollongong Street, Fyshwick. The collision caused extensiv...

Witnesses sought to assault in Civic

By 25 August 2014 1

ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to a serious assault in Civic on Sunday morning (24 August). About 2.30am, police attended the front of Mooseheads on London Circuit after a man approached security staff stating he and a friend had been assaulted by an unknown man in the southern end of the...

Drunk driver damages multiple vehicles

By 25 August 2014 3

ACT Policing arrested a 74-year-old man on Sunday evening (24 August), after his vehicle collided with several vehicles in Weston. About 6pm, the man drove his white Mitsubishi Verada sedan toward the exit of the car park to the Weston Canberra Irish Club on Parkinson Street. He collided with a p...

The Little Stevies back in Canberra

By 25 August 2014
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Combine unpredictable on-stage banter with un-teachable exquisite sibling harmonies, irresistible pop melodies and songs that are akin to your favourite stories put to music, a...

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