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A sci-fi filmed in Canberra? This local filmmaker says it’s possible

By 29 January 2015 1
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Cloning is a bad idea and Australian animals will kill you. …At least, this is what Canberra filmmaker Christian Doran would have you believe. And he’s just been awarded...

Braddon’s transformation continues

By 29 January 2015 2

Preparations started earlier this month on more apartments in Braddon’s increasingly popular Lonsdale Street. Braddon is constantly changing and steadily erasing its indus...

Tips for riding from Belconnen to Tuggeranong?

By 29 January 2015 4

Hi all Due to machinery of government changes I'm now facing a potential work move from the City to Tuggeranong.  As I live in Belconnen and we are a one car family I'm n...

Budget New Year’s Eve venue

By 29 January 2015 1

Hi guys, I am really keen to have a New Year's Eve wedding and wondering if anyone knows of any budget venues that would potentially allow us to stay until 1am. Most venues ...

Canberra begins the countdown to Enlighten

By 29 January 2015 1

In less than one month Canberra will flip the switch on Enlighten 2015, dazzling visitors with an exciting program of world-class lighting, music and entertainment. From the t...

Serious cyclist crash in Deakin

By 29 January 2015

ACT Policing responded to a serious collision in Deakin involving one cyclist this morning (29 January). About 7.45am, police received a report that a male cyclist had fallen of...

Canberras taxi industry to be reviewed

By 28 January 2015 4

In response to the use of new technologies by taxi operators, the ACT Government has today announced an innovation review of the Canberra’s taxi industry. Minister Shane Rattenbury said the review will help to inform the way forward for Canberra’s transport network. “Canberrans want to b...

Groovin the Moo 2015 line up announced

By 28 January 2015
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Australia's only regional music festival, Groovin the Moo, is heading back to Canberra in May this year. Organisers have today announced that the festival will feature Peaches,...

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Casey Market Town - Start of Development

By 15 December 2014

Newly sworn Chief Minister Andrew Barr undertook his second official role at the Casey 4 Estate in Gungahlin. Back in October 2012 he, as Treasurer, joined with the then Chief Minister, Katy Gallagher, to celebrate the start of development of the subdivision. There are now over 200 houses constructe...

Katy Gallagher - Her time in the sun

By 15 December 2014 12

As a former colleague of Katy Gallagher and Andrew Barr, I was asked what it was about Katy’s reign as Chief Minister which made it so good (in the opinion of the questioner)...

Baby found safe and well, man still missing - Wollongong

By 14 December 2014 1

A nine-week-old baby missing since this morning (Sunday, 14 December) has been found safe and well in NSW. The baby is believed to be unharmed and is currently undergoing routin...

Missing man from Chisholm

By 14 December 2014 4

ACT Policing is appealing for the public’s assistance to help locate missing man Stuart Heddle from Chisholm. He left his home on foot yesterday morning (Saturday 13 Decem...

OUT NOW: Burner Collective Volume Ten (Various Artists)

By 14 December 2014

A recent collaboration between 29 of Canberra's best up-and-coming electronic artists has resulted in the free CD "Burner Collective X",  released at the beginning of December...

Official opening of the Woden Specialist Medical Centre

By 14 December 2014 2

Minister for Health, Simon Corbell, yesterday officially opened the new Woden Specialist Medical Centre, which will further enhance Canberra’s specialist and allied health care options. “The new Woden Specialist Medical Centre brings together three leading organisations – orthopaedics ACT, ...

Canberra & Queanbeyan Weekly Property Market Wrap

By 14 December 2014

The below real estate market snapshot is based on the last week’s activity throughout Canberra and Queanbeyan. Percentages represent the increase/decrease from the previous w...

Abduction alert

By 14 December 2014 4

Police were alerted at 5.40am this morning (14 December) to an alleged abduction of a nine-week old baby by his father from a house in O’Malley. Garry Gordon is 25-years-...

Road resealing on Ipswich Street today

By 14 December 2014
Ipswich Street closure map

The ACT Government wishes to advise that Ipswich Street in Fyshwick, between Barrier Street and Canberra Avenue, will be closed for resealing today, Sunday 14 December 2014. Fol...

12 months water penetration forced me out of my unit

By 13 December 2014 6

For the past 12 months water has been penetrating into the ceiling of my unit from the unit above mine. The unit above is owned by ACT Housing and neither that agency nor the strata managers, Civium Strata, have resolved the problem. The Body Corporate hasn't replied to my requests for assistance. N...

Weekend Cafe Hot spot: Autolyse, Braddon

By 13 December 2014 5

Everyone always talks about Autolyse in Braddon, and I don’t know why, but I just never went ... I can’t believe I waited this long to check it out. I walked in and was imme...

Working and parking at Westfield Woden

By 12 December 2014 5

Dear everyone, I have just recently moved to Canberra from Sydney to work at Westfield Woden. I did some research and it seems like there is no staff parking in Westfield. Where could I park if I work in Westfield and what will be the cheapest option? Thank you...

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