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

By 2 July 2015
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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...

Local politics: Here’s what you missed this fortnight

By 2 July 2015

Anyone for tennis? A few humble tennis courts are proving to be more of a problem for Chief Minister Andrew Barr than he thought. Earlier this year, Barr said the ACT Gov...

The 10 types of drivers you see at Canberra school drop offs

By 2 July 2015 31

I am a mother of four children and have done a gazillion school runs in my time. My experience to date has been with childcare, pre-school and primary school, so to write this post...

Canberra to host premier international ceramics event

By 2 July 2015
AP 3.8b Girl Nomad Ceramics

Canberra has been selected for a three-day premier ceramics event that will bring national and international luminaries and cutting-edge ceramicists to the capital from across ...

Canberra’s number one work crew cafe

By 2 July 2015 1
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We all know that energy needs fuel, your car or truck needs petrol, your home needs heating at this time of year especially using gas as energy, your office printer wouldn’t ...

Free online palliative care training

By 1 July 2015

If you work in health or aged care, the Canberra-based Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association would like to invite you to take advantage of a new, free palliative care...

Telstra ACT Business Awards finalists announced

By 1 July 2015

Enabled Employment, Red Robot and Paladin Risk Management Services are some of the innovative Canberra businesses announced as Telstra ACT Business Awards finalists today. From the media release: The diversity of ACT’s thriving business community, including a four-wheel drive training school...

Support a Canberra action camera crowdfunding project

By 1 July 2015 2

We have just released a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for a new smaller, lighter and tougher action camera, and we've called it the Barnacle. We are currently the best p...

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Best of Canberra - Pho

By 2 June 2015 20
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From Saigon rolls stuffed with pate, crisp vegetables and pork to handmade rice paper rolls and bottomless bowls of noodle soup, Vietnamese street food has a lot going for it....

Did you see a collision in Belconnen last week?

By 1 June 2015

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a collision that occurred at the intersection of Eastern Valley way and Cameron Avenue, Belconnen last Thursday afternoon (28 May). Abou...

Turner RUC robbed

By 1 June 2015

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to the aggravated robbery of the Rugby Union Club in Turner early Sunday morning (31 May 2015). About 12.40am, three males entered the club...

Quad save the Queen!

By 1 June 2015

Canberra Roller Derby League presents QUAD SAVE THE QUEEN, an explosive colony-wide roller derby tournament on the June long weekend! Two tracks, three days, and twelve teams makes this a roller derby spectacular not to be missed! Knock-out structure means there is no predicting who will conquer ...

Advice on renovating Narrabundah worker's cottage

By 1 June 2015 36

Does anyone have experience renovating the original Narrabundah workers cottages? If so, any advice? For instance, do you know: How close to the front boundary you can e...

Best of Canberra taste off - French toast

By 1 June 2015 2
Penny University

French toast is probably one of the most decadent breakfast meals you can eat, and when I put the call out for Canberra’s best last week, I wasn’t quite prepared for the realit...

New podcast series to uncover the behind the scenes of 'women's work'

By 1 June 2015
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A locally-produced podcast series launching next month aims to provide an insight into what the working lives of Australian women are really like. Women Talk Work podcast f...

Time for the Commonwealth to stop trashing Canberra’s town centres

By 1 June 2015 35

As recent articles have reported, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection is considering moving its 4000 employees out of Belconnen. Tender documents have revealed...

Canberra Latin Dance Festival - 16-18 October

By 31 May 2015
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If you love Latin music and dancing, do not miss Canberra’s Latin Dance Festival. The festival brings together leading international/national artists & the best of local ...

Trivia enthusiasts all let us rejoice - Team Australia

By 30 May 2015

Come on down for a night of trivia to support Canberra's own UITF Taekwondo World Championships team. There will be great prizes, taekwondo demonstrations, auctions, games....

Ali Penny and the Money Makers and the Lachy Doley Group album launch

By 30 May 2015 1
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An amazing pianist with an honest vulnerability in her vocals, rawness and emotion are what strikes you when you hear what Ali Penney and The Money Makers play for you. Ali kno...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: Kingston Grind, Kingston

By 30 May 2015 5

Last weekend we headed into Kingston for breakfast. As we approached Green Square we decided to avoid Bittersweet as it was crazy busy and we were so hungry and could not be bother...

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