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Local Sports Wrap 30th and 31st of August

By 1 September 2014

RUGBY UNION It took a week longer than expected, but the Canberra Vikings’ National Rugby Championship campaign is alive and kicking after a 37-18 victory over Greater Syd...

Looking for a solo musician to hire for art exhibition opening

By 1 September 2014 4

Hi everyone, I'm planning an open night for an art exhibition and thought a musician would be a great addition. Space is limited, hence the single musician. Perhaps a classical guitarist, cellist or someone who can play melodious, classy yet unobtrusive music and has good vocals, for an intima...

What’s for dinner? Hello Fresh!

By 1 September 2014 2
Hello Fresh box

You come in the door after a long day, kick off your work shoes and are then faced with the inevitable question: what's for dinner? Maybe it's your children asking, maybe it's just...

Snow to stick around a little longer for Canberra

By 1 September 2014

Spring may officially be in the air, but someone forgot to tell Corin Forest. After a bumper first winter returning to snowmaking, they’re not ready to call the season over q...

The ANU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition final

By 1 September 2014

An 80,000 word research project would take nine hours to present. Their time limit... three minutes! Join us for an evening of education and entertainment. Come along to ANU for an hour and see a snapshot of the amazing research projects that are being conducted on the campus by PhD students. ...

Secretive development of parks

By 1 September 2014

The recent hoo-ha over the development of the park outside dickson pool has brought up a good question. How to inform locals about development of their green spaces? Residential developments are flagged with the little yellow sign outside the house. Neighbours will see it and have a look. But ...

Face-fit release of offender to five robberies

By 1 September 2014

ACT Policing has released a face-fit of a man they believe is responsible for five aggravated robberies in Canberra from earlier this year. Since April there have been five...

Counterfeit notes located in Dickson

By 31 August 2014 2

ACT Policing is warning Canberra businesses to be on the look out for counterfeit money following the discovery of imitation notes used in Dickson. A total of three counterf...

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Skateboard Art Exhibition Opening this Thursday!

By 13 October 2008 1 The Vagabondage Art Exhibition features collaborated works of various award winning artists including Luke Brown, Tristan Still, Jim Fowlie, Nathan Mooney, Scott Brown, Rome Torti, Drew Peacock, Stella Rae-Zelnik, Dave Chami and more. Works include paintings, sculpture...

The Who's 'Tommy' - a rock musical

By 13 October 2008 11

Where: Lake Tuggeranong College theatre, Cowlishaw St, Tuggeranong When:  Tuesday 28 October to Saturday 1 November, 7.30pm How much: $20 for adults, $15 for students Lake Tuggeranong College and the Lakeside Players present The Who's 'Tommy', a rock musical by Pete Townshend and Des McAnu...

The Problem with the Canberra Liberals

By 12 October 2008 60

Now I’m sure that Zed Seselja and his cronies are genuinely nice people who, deep in their hearts, really believe that what they are doing is for the good of Canberra and the Canberra people in general. Of course, being Liberals doesn’t real mean that they are liberal in the true sense of the wo...

Insatiable Banalities Podcast # 95 - The Rooftop Revellers

By 12 October 2008 1

[First filed: October 10, 2008 @ 20:44] Canberra's longest running podcast is back to its erratic ways but now returns to grace your speakers. This episode brings you the Americana roots (think Oh Brother Where Art Thou) of the infinitely gentle, infinitely suffering Rooftop Revellers in p...

Candidate Questionaires for 12 October

By 12 October 2008 22

Here are the answers to your questions, from local election candidates, which have come in over the weekend: -- John Hargreaves, Labor for Brindabella. -- Eleanor Bates, Labor for Molonglo....

The cockroach pizza of Dominos Dickson

By 12 October 2008 54

This pic sent in by a friend. The leggy beasty is right dab in the middle. Dominos acted swiftly to provide a refund and remove all the pizzas in the order, they did however leave a bottle of Coke as a freebie. The poor bloke who ate the adjacent slice to the cockroach is yet to regain t...

More money for the coast road.

By 12 October 2008 28

Many Canberrans like to keep an eye on their escape routes. They'll be pleased to read a story from the ABC on another $10 million from the NSW Government to improve the Kings Highway around Bungendore. "The Labor Member for the NSW seat of Monaro, Steve Whan, says the road work will make a bi...

Election Wrap - 12 October

By 12 October 2008 14

Sim Challenge: The RiotACT Sim Challenge got a mention in the Weekend Australian with Christian Kerr describing it as "the perfect metaphor for Canberra and its parliament". I've taken him in about as much context there as he did us. It's not online but lurking on page 29 of the Weekend Inquirer ...

"It Was That Way When I Got Here" Musical comedy returns Queanbeyan Nov 2008

By 12 October 2008

Where: The Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, 253 Crawford Street, Queanbeyan NSW 2620 When: Thu 13 Nov 2008 8:00 PM, Fri 14 Nov 2008 8:00 PM, Sat 15 Nov 2008 2:00 PM, Sat 15 Nov 2008 8:00 PM Price: Adult - $35.00 Concession - $28.00 URL: Sevenonesix Pty Ltd ...

Live in Canberra Targets New Zealand Through Maori Rugby League Team

By 12 October 2008 7

Just when you thought Stanhopeless could not be any more stupid, out comes this gem as a media release. Without casting too many dispersions on our friends across the ditch, does the ACT govt really believe this will attract the cream of NZ to come and live in our fair city? Live in Canberra targ...

Floriade claims victory

By 12 October 2008 25

The ABC reports that Floriade organisers are thrilled with their own work this year. "The blooms have just been fantastic again, they've probably lasted a little bit longer we've had some new soil put in this year and also a little bit of cooler weather which is great for the garden beds. "Als...


By 11 October 2008

Narrabundah College Theatre Arts will present Cluedo the Musical, an original work by Hannah Tonks and Eric Butler, with an original score by Steven Bailey and students of the Music Department. This original musical, inspired by the popular board game, “Cluedo”, will feature those popular charac...

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