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Weekend cafe hot spot: Barrio, Braddon

By 4 July 2015

Last weekend I shared my experience at Elemental and mentioned that I also stopped in at Barrio Collective Coffee, a few doors up. I wasn’t satisfied by my brief check-in last we...

A look around Canberra – Chapman

By 3 July 2015 8

The suburb of Chapman in Weston Creek is named after Austin Chapman, a former minister who held the portfolios of defence, health, trade, and customs, at various points during ...

Canberra weekend garage sale guide (4th and 5th July 2015)

By 3 July 2015

Canberra garage sales this weekend in Aranda, Phillip, Kingston, Dunlop, Ngunnawal, Casey, Monash and Wright. Happy Friday! Saturday 4 July 35 Port Jackson Circuit Phillip 7am...

13 things to do in Canberra this weekend (4 and 5 July 2015)

By 2 July 2015 1
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How do you plan to spend this weekend? There’s plenty on in Canberra to keep you busy over the next few days, including the Westside Sunday markets, a ping pong jam and Bungendor...

Where can I find kids’ interior shops in Canberra?

By 4 July 2015

I'm new to Canberra and want to decorate my children's bedrooms. (1, 3 & 8 years) Can the more knowledgeable here point me in the direction of any good shops with pro...

Missing man: Have you seen Daemon?

By 3 July 2015
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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating missing man Daemon Wolfe. Daemon was last seen leaving a house in Greenway on foot about 4.30pm yesterday (Thursd...

Dentist recommendations in Canberra?

By 3 July 2015 6

Can anyone recommend a good and gentle dentist, please? I've read the ones that were submitted in another query in 2011 and just wonder if there are any more recent dental reco...

What’s happening on the corner of Belconnen Way and Bindubi St?

By 3 July 2015 1

Does anyone know what is happening on the corner of Belconnen Way and Bindubi Street? Adecco (construction company) have dug out the old car park on Bardi Place, opposite Canbe...

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Public talk: Techno-fixes for climate change

By 9 June 2015 2

Climate change has spawned its very own science-fiction sub-genre, cli-fi, which explores techno-fixes as much as doomsday scenarios. Some of the imagined solutions are serious...

Mental health study examining sleeping habits - participants wanted

By 9 June 2015

I'm conducting an online study that examines how body weight, eating habits and physical activity can impact sleep. So I'm looking for Australian residents age 18 years and older to take my quick 20-minute survey. If you are not convinced, all participants go in the draw to win one of three $100 ...

Best of Canberra - Street food

By 9 June 2015 21
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Canberra’s street food scene has seen a bit of a revival of late. From food vans to shipping containers, there are a whole bunch of new food vendors that have hit Canberra’s ...

Review - Streetwise: contemporary print culture at NGA

By 9 June 2015

The latest exhibition on display at the National Gallery of Australia's lakeside contemporary exhibition space, Streetwise: contemporary print culture, is a curious affair. If...

Bolster your business skills with an executive MBA

By 9 June 2015

Intensifying challenges in Canberra require leaders to pick up their pace. True leaders don’t walk the corridors of power - they stride. The nation’s capital is wher...

Best of Canberra taste off - Pho

By 8 June 2015 1
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Canberra's recent string of sub-zero mornings and only slightly warmer days have made it perfect pho weather. A hot, lightly spiced bowl of steaming broth, beef, rice noodles, bean...

Let's clean up Canberra's early childhood education mess

By 8 June 2015 16

High quality childcare improves learning outcomes for children. It’s that simple, or at least it should be. Unfortunately, in the ACT, when you have children under four yo...

Music camp to teach Canberra girls to rock in more ways than one

By 8 June 2015
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Would you be brave enough to learn a new instrument, form a band and write a song to perform at a live venue in just one week? For some, the prospect is terrifying, but for ...

We try speed dating - with a geeky twist

By 7 June 2015 5

Dating can be a tough business, and no one knows this better than everyone’s favourite pixelated plumber, Mario. If you, like our brave Nintendo hero, are having trouble findi...

The Chris Mawer Band at Harmonie German Club

By 6 June 2015
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Chris Mawer has performed at major festivals around Australia, has shuffled through cities, remote areas, promoting his unique blend of blues, and recently expanded operations ...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: Stand By Me

By 6 June 2015 1

A friend of mine has been telling me to check out Stand By Me for a while now. I finally had some time last weekend to head over to Lyons to see what the fuss is all about. Stan...

Giralang 7-eleven robbed overnight

By 5 June 2015 1

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery in Giralang early this morning (Friday 5 June). About 3.05am, a man entered the 7-Eleven convenience store on Cano...

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