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Tour de Stroke starts in Fyshwick

By 9 October 2015
Josh Goyne - Stroke Awareness Ride - Tour de Stroke

Josh Goyne, 17, sets out from Fyshwick tomorrow on a 2,200 kilometre ride with the aim of raising money for stroke support and assistance. Seven years ago, Josh’s grandfat...

Ask RiotACT: Best Sports Lawyer

By 9 October 2015 3
Ask RiotACT

Can anyone tell me the contact details for the best sports lawyer in Canberra please?...

A Look around Canberra: Barton

By 9 October 2015
A Look Around Canberra: Barton

The suburb of Barton in Canberra's inner south has one of the smallest suburb populations, if not the smallest, in Canberra. However, according to ABS data, Barton was once the...

Five garage sales to visit this weekend (10 and 11 October)

By 9 October 2015
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The early bird gets the worm, as they say, and this weekend you’ll want to be that early bird. Rise and shine on Saturday to grab a bargain with a broad selection of garage s...

15 things to do in Canberra this weekend (10 and 11 October 2015)

By 8 October 2015 1

There is so much on this weekend we had to make some tough calls to put this list together. You could spend a day of beautiful garden wandering at The Tuliptop Gardens Festival...

Our first look: Boffins Restaurant new menu

By 8 October 2015 2
Boffins Restaurant: Piano

With all the hype and commotion about all the new cafes and restaurants opening around Canberra, it's easy to forget about the original establishments that have stood the test of t...

Ask RiotACT: Sourcing a pinata

By 8 October 2015 2
Ask RiotACT

My dear hive mind of rioters, My little astromonkey is having a birthday party this Sunday [11/10] and now desperately wants a pinata.  I've seen a few places do on-line sa...

Beer Week returns to Canberra this November

By 8 October 2015 2
Beer Day Out 2014

Canberra Beer Week was launched last night at Bentspoke Brewery in Braddon. The week-long celebration of beer will take place form 5 – 11 November. Representing the ACT Go...

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Mind Body Business: Innovation and Wellness Night

By 10 September 2015

Struggling to get the most out of your business? Want to activate your inner potential but feel stressed and overwhelmed? What if you could learn simple techniques that coul...

12 things to do in Canberra this weekend

By 10 September 2015 3
Floriade: Canberra's flower festival.

This weekend marks the beginning of Floriade. There are also two twilight markets, a fireworks festival and SAFIA performing at ANU Bar. What are your plans? 1. Floriade ope...

Selling property in the Valley? Ray White Tuggeranong has you sorted.

By 10 September 2015
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When it comes to buying and selling property in Canberra, it’s hard to go past Ray White Tuggeranong. The Lanyon-based real estate agency won the Medium Residential Agency...

Are you ready to block n roll? Live full contact roller derby!

By 9 September 2015
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We ain’t fakin’, whole lotta skatin’ goin’ on! Join in the excitement of live, full contact roller derby action when Varsity Derby League's Capital Carnage rips it up ...

Floriade 2015 charity partners revealed

By 9 September 2015
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  The Independent Property Group Foundation and the Returned and Services League of Australia ACT Branch (RSL ACT) have been announced as the two official charity partners for Fl...

BBQ Service in ACT?

By 9 September 2015 1
Ask Riot

Is anyone aware of an end to end BBQ service in Canberra that will come to your home and service your BBQ? I've moved into a new place that has an inbuilt BBQ that looks like i...

Postcard to Queanbeyan

By 9 September 2015 5

It was while visiting regional towns in Victoria that I was reminded of quite silly events happening back home, or at least close to home. Today, as we had finished work ear...

Cheap eats - Saigon Southland Hot Bake (Mawson)

By 9 September 2015 5
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The latest Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide was announced this week. And while it proves Canberra has no shortage of fine restaurants, I'd argue that we do cheap and ch...

Pop-up street food coming to the Old Bus Depot Markets

By 9 September 2015
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Canberra's pop-up food craze shows no signs of slowing down, with pop-up street food area The Slab opening at the Old Bus Depot Markets this weekend. From the Old Bus Depot Mar...

ACT Government finally responds to school cage incident

By 8 September 2015 67

It's been 165 days since the ACT Government discovered a cage was built in one of its schools for a 10-year-old student with autism. We found out today that the school's...

Environmental Film Festival Australia comes to Canberra

By 8 September 2015
environmental film festival

The Environmental Film Festival Australia (EFFA) is a not-for-profit annual film festival dedicated to informing, engaging and inspiring Australians on environment issues thr...

Junk food vending machines in Canberra hospitals - why?

By 8 September 2015 37

Vending machines are everywhere these days. Most often, they sell soft drink and a couple of bottled water options. Otherwise, they're filled with high fat, high sugar snacks (...

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