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Weekend Cafe Hotspot: Smoque, Woden

By 1 November 2014
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Finally! Since seeing the announcement that Smoque was opening a second restaurant in Woden I've been waiting! Even better was when they announced it would include a breakfast menu...

Whats on this weekend? 1st and 2nd November 2014

By 31 October 2014 1
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Tonight James McMahon is attending Night at the Museum - Fear. DJ's, dance, games and more. From 6.30pm to 9pm at The National Museum of Australia. Heather Lansdowne is att...

Are there any recommendations for companies that can dig up and re lay drains attached to down-pipes?

By 1 November 2014

I really need all my downpipe drainage tested, and probably have a few drainpipes that need to be dug up and re-laid. It's likely to be quite a big job and will definitely end up with a few trenches in the front & back garden so it'd be really good to know which company in Canberra to trust an...

Looking for a dentist that will look at all alternatives to removing wisdom teeth

By 1 November 2014

My wisdom teeth are starting to really play up now (I'm 25) and I would really prefer not to have them removed. My wisdom teeth are only slightly angled, so I believe that if some of the gum was removed from above they may be able to come through completely. What I'm looking for is a dentist who ...

Capital Metro Business Case released

By 31 October 2014 13

The long awaited business case for the light rail line from Civic to Gungahlin has been released. At a media only event at the Gallery of Australian Design, the Chief Minister released the Business Case and the EOI simultaneously. Prospective tenderers have until mid December to prepare their bids. ...

Spring weeds swap in on this weekend

By 31 October 2014
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Swap your invasive weeds for beautiful native plants. This Saturday 1 November and Sunday 2 of November 2014 from 8.30 am until 4.45 pm, the biannual weed swap is on. Visit ...

Where are the mowers?

By 31 October 2014 20

Does anyone know what is happening with the Government mowing at the moment? From Northside to Southside everywhere there is grass over waist height.... and not a single mower to be seen! Yes, there have been perhaps 2 mowers out recently hitting the median strips around the busy roads, but frank...

National Theatre Live presents SKYLIGHT starring Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan at Palace Electric

By 31 October 2014
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Britain’s National Theatre Live present SKYLIGHT (CTC) starring Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan. On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis (Carey Mulligan) r...

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Funding for the Arts – a Satire

By 8 October 2014 22
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Opposition Arts Spokesman Brendan Smyth has again attacked Arts Minister Joy Burch for providing funding for a controversial artistic production. Funding of $19,000 will be awa...

Local Leaders – Peter Cursley (Newborn Intensive Care Foundation)

By 8 October 2014
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The death of their newborn daughter Hannah in 1993 led Peter (pictured) and Susan Cursley to start a foundation to raise much-needed funds for the Canberra Hospital’s Centre ...

Living more sustainably - one step at a time

By 8 October 2014 12
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I know about the importance of limiting our impact on the earth.  I worry about what will be left for my children and grandchildren if we continue to take from the planet with...

Chief Minister to Launch Crowdfunded Book

By 7 October 2014
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I've posted before about my website Capital Yarns, where I invite social media users to nominate three items, and I write them a short fictional story featuring those items. Th...

Witnesses sought; Latham robbery

By 7 October 2014 5
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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery at the Latham Handy Mart yesterday afternoon (Monday, October 6). About 4pm, a male walked into the Latham Handy M...

Best of Canberra - Fish and Chips

By 7 October 2014 24
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I must confess that when I am after a good feed of fish and chips I head for Bateman’s Bay to battle it out with the seagulls at Innes’, as I am yet to find anything here t...

Facebook Forum with Chief Minister tonight 7-8pm

By 7 October 2014
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The Chief Minister will host her first Facebook Q&A tonight between 7pm and 8pm to answer any questions you may have (within reason of course). Any outstanding questions wil...

New Canberra based boutique publisher

By 7 October 2014

PENDRAGON PUBLISHING & DESIGN is a Canberra-based boutique publishing house and graphic design business. Pendragon started out about a decade ago concentrating on logo design, print based graphics, website design and business identity creation. Because the creative directors also love books a...

Open Letter to John Hargreaves on Aged Care

By 7 October 2014 2
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Hi John. I would like to respond to your recent RiotACT article on the quality of services delivered in aged care facilities. As the founder of Canberra-based home and commu...

Canberra Youth Theatre Presents: Where in the World is Frank Sparrow?

By 7 October 2014
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Where in the World is Frank Sparrow? is the final show of Canberra Youth Theatre's hugely successful 2014 season! It also sees us continuing relationship with award winning pla...

Do we live in the best place in the world?

By 7 October 2014 17
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Many of us have often said it, but it's now apparently official.  The OECD has named Canberra the best place to live in the world (a rating skewed somewhat by the weighting of...

Burquas - the Hidden Threat

By 7 October 2014 45
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I saw the media recently from that bastion of protectionism, Cory Benardi, that he wants to ban the burquas from Parliament House. His call was echoed by that Pauline Hanson cl...

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