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Political dilemmas

By 2 September 2014

As a person who likes to be involved in my community, and indeed am, politics has become quite a frustration for me lately. I feel really compelled to join a particular political party on a federal level - happy to disclose, the ALP - because I am completely unimpressed with the various agendas o...

Recommendations for home Improvements/renovations

By 2 September 2014

Hi there I'm looking to do some improvements on my home and would appreciate some recommendations on reliable, great quality businesses who can help me with the following: New wardrobe cupboards Removal of old carpet and installation of new flooring (floating timber floors) Kitchen/Bathr...

Lake George- Extract from ‘A Case for Ghosts (Part 5)

By 2 September 2014

History has shown us that ghosts and the supernatural seem to be commonplace and that a large percentage of people in the western world, indeed from all races and religions, not only believe in ghosts but have also experienced something that they believe is of a supernatural origin. Indeed, many peo...

Power Kart Raceway – Grand opening day 6th September 2014

By 2 September 2014
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The first of its kind in the Canberra region, Power Kart Raceway is a fully Indoor Electric Go Kart Centre. Offering Canberrans of all skill levels a chance to experience motor...

Local Sports Wrap 30th and 31st of August

By 1 September 2014
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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 4
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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
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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...

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Saxessions at the Street

By 16 September 2008 1

Do you need more sax in your life? The Street Theatre is here to help. ...

central cafe gungahlin

By 16 September 2008 27

Went to Central Cafe Gungahlin on the 12/09/2008  and felt it let the name down. Have been to Central in Queanbeyan and thoughly enjoyed myself being of firm belief  to share round service. Made a booking for 6pm - turned up at 6:05pm to be told table was to be given away. When finally seated our...

Police Wrap - 16 September

By 16 September 2008 1

1. There was an aggravated robbery in Chisholm last night: Around 8.30pm last night a male person wearing a black balaclava and gloves entered the Civic Video store in Chisholm and used a knife to threaten staff. The offender stole a sum of cash, left the store and then was seen to walk hurri...

A Peter Jackson production coming to the War Memorial

By 16 September 2008 2

The War Memorial has announced that Peter Jackson (yes that one) and Wingnut Films will be producing the upcoming "Over the Front: the Great War in the air" exhibition planned for Anzac Hall. “The Multimedia display will be a vital element in the exhibition space, and will be used to help visit...

The Olivia Lambert Appeal Race Day - Catriona Rowntree a special guest at the

By 16 September 2008

The Olivia Lambert Appeal - A local lass needs your help!  Catriona Rowntree will join other celebs at Thoroughbred Park on 4 October 2008 to help our little local lass, Olivia Lambert.  Olivia's story was recently seen on 60 Minutes, presented by Peter Overton. Olivia is a gorgeous 4yr old...

Election Wrap - 16 September

By 16 September 2008 15

Labor: The CT reports that Jon Stanhope has found another $2 million to rejuvenate the city centre which by his own admission has become "tired and weary" during his seven year rule. The ALP also appears to be having trouble getting all the media releases they're sending out onto their campaig...

Rodb McQueen McQuade back

By 16 September 2008 1

Just heard on the radio that the founding Brumbies mentor Rod McQueen is back on board as team manager. There might be issues for such an astute and successful former coach giving a new coach room to breathe. But who can say so to quality throughout the brains trust? UPDATED: One of those d...

Lisboa back as Calibre

By 16 September 2008 15

Lisboa at Woden Plaza have been open again now for almost two weeks, except now they're called Calibre.  Despite the new, if dull, name the old wait staff are still there. The only thing still missing from the renovation is the outdoor canopy.  Apparently this was to be finished last Friday wee...

Canberra Musicians Club - We have liftoff

By 16 September 2008 16

[First filed: September 14, 2008 @ 22:31] In a marathon of festivity the Canberra Musicians Club lumbered down the runway on Saturday and into clear blue skies. The music started at 12.30 in the afternoon and continued over five stages until the small hours of the morning. There were f...

Westfield Woden evacuation

By 16 September 2008 2

Reports coming in that Westfield Woden has been evacuated (bad couple of days for Westfield in this town). Anyone got more?...

Horrible ferret cruelty caught on video - good or bad thing?

By 16 September 2008 123

[First filed: September 16, 2008 @ 09:13] Did anyone else hear on Sunrise this morning about one/two* Canberran men who I believe are being prosecuted over a video found of them committing various acts of violence against two ferrets, some acts mentioned including sticking them with syringes and ...

Police Wrap - 15 September

By 15 September 2008 22

1. An alleged Braddon liquor store blagger has been found: A 37-year-old man will appear in the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with the aggravated robbery of a liquor store in Braddon on Tuesday (September 9). The alleged offender, dressed in black and wearing a balaclava, entered the liq...

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