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A look around Canberra – Lyons

By 29 May 2015 2
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The suburb of Lyons in the Woden Valley is nestled in between Curtin and Chifley; the Tuggeranong Parkway to one side and Westfield Woden to the other. Gazetted on 12 May 19...

Local sports club profile – Canberra Archery Club

By 29 May 2015
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While archery may not have the same high profile as sports like rugby or cricket, it does have a small and active local following – and competitions at Canberra Archery Club...

Weekend garage sale guide (30th and 31st May 2015)

By 29 May 2015

Canberra garage sales this weekend in Hackett, Franklin, Macgregor, Jerrabomberra, Casey and Duffy. Happy Friday! Saturday 30 May Gilbert Street Hackett 7am to 5pm 50 y...

Civic Pub comedy club featuring Matty B

By 29 May 2015
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June Comedy Club at the Civic Pub features the philosophical bogan Matty B, along with a host of great acts including interstate guests Mitch Garling and Will McKellar, as well ...

Guns and ammunition seized in Fisher

By 29 May 2015
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ACT Policing has seized a number of firearms along with ammunition following a warrant executed at a residence in Fisher yesterday (Thursday, May 28). Acting on information ...

New ACT Fire & Rescue chief officer appointed

By 28 May 2015

Minister for Police and Emergency Services Joy Burch today announced the appointment of a new chief officer for ACT Fire & Rescue. “I am pleased to announce that following an extensive national recruitment search Mark Brown AFSM has been selected as chief officer, ACT Fire & Rescue,” ...

Uni Pub comedy featuring Adam Rozenbachs

By 28 May 2015
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Finally there's a comedy room in the city.  Get along to the first Uni Pub comedy night on Friday 26 June at 8pm. Adam Rozenbachs is a stand up comedian, writer, broadcaster, a...

Have you seen Michael?

By 28 May 2015

Police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating Michael, who left his Lyons home on Monday morning and has not been heard of or seen since, and has not been in contac...

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Anzac Day bus services

By 23 April 2015 1
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ACTION is offering free special services to the dawn service and the national ceremony plus free bus travel for anyone wearing a service medal on regular route services on ...

The Crucible at Theatre 3

By 23 April 2015
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The first production for REP’s 2015-16 Season—and the second for 2015—is Arthur Miller’s The Crucible. Opening on 1 May, the production continues until 16 May 2015 a...

Canberra launch of Home Truths by Mandy Nolan

By 23 April 2015

For anyone who has ever dreamt of owning, building, renovating or perhaps bulldozing their home, or for those who have actually done it and survived, this collection of witty ins...

College recommendations for Year 11 student

By 23 April 2015 8

I'm a year 11 student who currently lives in Sydney. I'm planning to move to Canberra but I have no idea which colleges are good. I'm academically in the average at an avera...

What’s on this weekend? 25th and 26th April 2015

By 23 April 2015 4
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Another week almost over! Here's your guide to what's on this weekend, including Canberra's Anzac Day Centenary commemorations. Anzac Day 2015 The Australian War Memoria...

Woman's body found in car at Bermagui

By 23 April 2015 1

Police are understood to be investigating whether the body of a woman discovered in a car in Bermagui overnight is that of missing Canberra woman Daniela D’Addario. Daniel...

Concerns for missing Canberra couple

By 22 April 2015

ACT Policing has concerns for the welfare of Daniela D’Addario, a 35-year-old woman and Josaia (Joey) Vosikata, a 27-year-old man, both missing since Monday, 20 April 2015. ...

Have your say on the ACT Arts Policy Framework

By 22 April 2015

Minister for the Arts Joy Burch has called on Canberra's arts community to register for tomorrow's public forum on the review of the ACT Arts Policy Framework.   Minister Burch's office has released the following information: “artsACT is looking for feedback from the community on the curr...

Local leaders - Caitlan Hatley (The Kai Hatley Foundation)

By 22 April 2015
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Canberra mum Caitlan Hatley has started a foundation to help find a treatment for her seriously ill son, Kai. Four-year-old Kai was diagnosed with rare genetic disorder Mecp...

Honeycomb/cellular blinds recommendations

By 22 April 2015 4

I'm looking at getting some new blinds and like the idea of the energy efficiency of the honeycomb blinds.  There are so many blind companies though that I am finding it a bit...

Cheap eats - Café D’lish (Deakin)

By 22 April 2015 8
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When it comes to great places to eat in and around Deakin, Canberra’s foodies are likely to steer you towards Beess and Co in Yarralumla, 210 Degrees in Hughes or perhaps Dou...

A review of Canberra's public memorial artwork

By 22 April 2015

Public sculpture commissioned in the memory of our dignitaries has been known to cause a stir amongst art lovers as well as those who take a position on public art. In recen...

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