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Murder charge; man to face court

By 1 March 2015

ACT Policing has charged a 40-year-old man with murder following an incident in Calwell yesterday afternoon (Saturday, February 28) in which a 28-year-old woman was killed. ...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: The Juggernaut, Braddon

By 28 February 2015

Have you been looking for the Juggernaut? If you were wondering where this coffee trailer has been, well it’s been everywhere! After opening on West Row in the city last year...

Canberra’s Chloe Granger off to Miss Teen Galaxy national finals

By 27 February 2015
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Aspiring Canberra model Chloe Granger will travel to the Gold Coast at the end of next month to represent New South Wales at the national Miss Teen Galaxy Australia finals. The...

Weekend garage sale guide (28th Feb & 1st March)

By 27 February 2015

To include your listing in an upcoming allclassifieds Canberra weekend garage sale guide, upload your listing for free to Saturday 28 February 13 E...

Whats on this weekend? 28th Feb and 1st March

By 27 February 2015

Canberrans really are spoiled for choice this weekend, with The Canberra Show, Enlighten and the Night Noodle Markets all opening today. Enlighten / Night Noodle Markets ...

Possum beater on video not convicted

By 26 February 2015 43
Baby possum cared for by RSPCA ACT

I am outraged by the results of one of our most recent animal cruelty cases. As published in The Canberra Times today, Lyons resident Domaneco Zizi escaped conviction after at...

Light rail and intersections?

By 1 March 2015

According to Capital Metro: Who will have priority at traffic lights? A level of priority is typically provided for light rail to help the service run efficiently. This occ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 screen repairer?

By 28 February 2015

I recently cracked the screen on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Trying to find the best place to get it repaired because I've experienced a lot of dodgy people... Hope you can...

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ANU scoops four out of five Australian Laureate Fellowships

By 7 July 2010

Canberra's Australian National University is celebrating taking out a stunning four out of 15 Australian Laureate Fellowships: Anthropologist Professor Margaret Jolly, mathematician Professor Amnon Neeman and specialist in human rights law Professor Hilary Charlesworth are the local recipients; ...

A whole lot of justice

By 7 July 2010 14

The Canberra Times brings word of the vast fortune spent by ACT Legal Aid to ensure Stephen Hillier could seek justice to the High Court and back. The ACT Legal Aid Commission says it is legally prevented from revealing the full amount of public money that has been spent defending Mr Hillier in ...

Postcards from China

By 7 July 2010 2

The Chiefly Caravan through China reports that such a lovely time was had in Tianjin Mayor Huang Xingguo is going to lead a delegation from that city of 12 million people to Canberra. Apparently we have much to learn from each other. Our brave delegates are now moving on to Shanghai....

Community forum July 13th on Canberra's 2020 carbon emission targets

By 7 July 2010

SEE-Change, in conjunction with the Canberra Loves 40% campaign, is organising a series of public discussions with members of our legislative assembly to discuss Canberra's carbon emission targets. These meetings will give the public a chance to question their MLA's about the upcoming government dec...

Tilley's de-microwave?

By 7 July 2010 17

Why is the food at Tilley's so average? Our last experience was Luke warm canned contents served on a big plate topped with a chicken breast that smelt terrible and had the rubbery consistency one can only achieve through the magic of microwaving meat... Why? It wasn't cheap... [ED - On the o...

Another road works thread!

By 7 July 2010 24

Of late, just about every major road in Canberra has been undergoing road works, this in itself can be a bit of a pain, but I look forward to it all being complete and Canberra being able to grow. I don't know how long it has been like this, but I drove through the Glenloch Interchange today, hea...

Water Tanks and Installers

By 7 July 2010 2

I am looking to install a 5000L round water tank at our home, our second.  The first installation we had was through a local company, they were ok but we were not 100 per cent happy with their service, in particular their installers/plumbers leaving cigarette butts in our vegetable garden and all o...

Private Bin

By 7 July 2010 38

I was wondering if anybody had any media/pictures/good stories about the Private Bin, which existed in Civic where ICBM is these days? Entirely for research use only, will not be published/publicly features etc....

Rodeo, Black Creek, ZZG, The Flat Earth Confederacy @ The Basement Saturday J

By 7 July 2010 1

9PM, $10 12 - Rodeo 11 - Black Creek - 10 - ZZG - 9 - The Flat Earth Confederacy -

Police Wrap - 6 July 2010

By 6 July 2010 5

1. Busby man brought back: A 19-year-old man from Busby, NSW will face the ACT Magistrates Court tomorrow morning (Wednesday 7 July) charged with aggravated robbery after a successful extradition by ACT Policing detectives today. Police will allege the man committed the aggravated robbery at...

Watching the World Cup Final in Canberra?

By 6 July 2010 18

So, I read this post saying where to watch the Socceroos games, but where can I go to watch the world cup final on Monday morning? I see UC has their Refectory open. Anywhere else? Preferably with food and warmth! ...

Phu Quoc open again

By 6 July 2010 18

[First filed: Jul 5, 2010 @ 15:32] The market for cheap and cheerful Vietnamese has been sorely missing Dickson's beloved Phu Quoc since late November when a fire sadly forced its closure. Thrillingly the old girl is up and racing again! Even better orders over $20 are getting 20% off u...

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