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Another traffic infringement notice scam

By 7 May 2015

ACT Policing has today issued another warning against scam traffic infringement notices, this time for "irresponsible driving a car." Morning Canberra, It would seem that the sca...

Karma – the website that reviews you!

By 7 May 2015 3
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Entrepreneurship can be a lonely game and in the case of these young Canberran gents, it can be controversial too. Monish Parajuli and brothers Dayne Rathbone and Clyde Rathbon...

Whats on this weekend? 9th and 10th May 2015

By 7 May 2015

This weekend's highlights include Mother's Day festivities (if you're still looking for somewhere to treat Mum, our Mother's Day guide has you covered), a Raiders home game an...

Top places to take visitors to Canberra

By 7 May 2015

I’ve met a lot of people overseas who end up travelling to Australia. While Canberra is not on the must do lists of all tourists (the Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne and the Great ...

Where to spoil Mum in Canberra this Mothers Day

By 7 May 2015
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If you've left it to the last minute to organise Mother's Day breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea, stop panicking and start reading. Our guide to Canberra cafes and restaurant...

Civic an urgent urban planning problem

By 6 May 2015 28

Several decades ago, the centre of Canberra provided a very different shopping experience. Civic was a series of pedestrian plazas with a small complex named The Monaro Mall. ...

Fatal collision in Fadden overnight

By 6 May 2015

ACT Policing is investigating a collision in Fadden in which a male rider has died. About 6pm last night (Tuesday, May 5), police responded to a report that a motorcyclist on ...

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ACT Health to run Ebola simulation exercise

By 25 March 2015

Minister for Health Simon Corbell today announced that ACT Health will tomorrow run an exercise simulating a case of ebola arriving at a Canberra health service. “The functional exercise has been designed to practice and validate the preparedness of the ACT health sector to identify and treat a s...

Police seek assistance to locate missing boy

By 25 March 2015

UPDATE: Dylan has been located safe and well.  ACT Policing is appealing for the public’s assistance to help locate a missing 11-year-old boy from Amaroo. Police are current...

Registrations open for Run for Teal, Batemans Bay

By 25 March 2015
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Come and support Ovarian Cancer Australia by running, walking or crawling your way around the stunning coastal town of Batemans Bay this October. With four course options ra...

Brass Knuckle Brass Band album launch

By 25 March 2015
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On 27 March 2015, Brass Knuckle Brass Band (BKBB) will launch their debut album Split Lip at Transit Bar. The show will feature a slew of guest appearances as part of BKBB’s...

Tourist and visitor facilities at Ginninderra Gorge

By 25 March 2015

In February 2015, the Ginninderra Falls Association together with other conservation bodies met developer The Riverview Group at Ginninderra Gorge to look at possible locations for visitor/tourist facilities. The area is only a few kilometres from West Belconnen and we hope it may be open to the...

Why did Smith’s Alternative really close?

By 25 March 2015 19

One of Canberra’s most loved performance venues announced last week that it would cease its operations indefinitely. This week, Smith’s Alternative is in receivership. The c...

Lucky's Speakeasy presents Sax on Legz

By 25 March 2015
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Sax on Legz is one of Australia's most talented DJ’s and instrumentalists. She will showcase her unique, electric trademark sound at Lucky’s Speakeasy on Friday, 27 March ...

What's happening at the Kingston Centre?

By 25 March 2015 5

Does anyone know what is happening at The Kingston Centre? It is the building opposite the post office, and used to have a St George Bank there. They have ripped out the escala...

Canberra’s Magna Carta Place

By 25 March 2015 11
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2015 marks the 800th anniversary of the 13th Century English King’s agreement to the terms as set out in the Magna Carta. The original charter was more about getting a better...

Cheap eats - Wattle Snack Bar (Phillip)

By 25 March 2015 1
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Before founding Coffee Guru in the early 2000s, Stephen Ashworth ran a takeaway shop in Phillip’s Colbee Court. His Steve’s Special burger (chicken schnitzel, lettuce, mayo, ba...

Free family night at PCYC this Saturday

By 24 March 2015
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PCYC Erindale is hosting a family fun night this Saturday (28 March) between 5pm and 7pm . There will be face-painting, balloon modeling, science experiments, Tots tumblin...

DVCS Blue & White Gala Ball

By 24 March 2015
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Join Rosie Batty, Kate Ceberano, Jane Caro and DJSal for the Domestic Violence Crisis Services' Blue & White Gala Ball on Saturday 16 May. Raise awareness of domestic violen...

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