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Does Canberra have too many coffee shops?

By 7 July 2015 1

There's no doubt Canberrans love their coffee. A new cafe pops up every five minutes, and research published by Roy Morgan earlier this year found that 68 per cent of us had vi...

Best of Canberra – Fresh produce

By 7 July 2015 3

My dad grew up on an orange farm and has instilled in me a love for only the freshest and in season fruit and vegetables. There is just something so satisfying about biting int...

Win a double pass to Tim Rogers this Thursday night

By 7 July 2015

With a career now motoring along in its third unique decade, TIM ROGERS remarkable resume encompasses the world of music, film, television and stage. See him perform all the be...

5 unmissable views for those new to Canberra

By 7 July 2015 3

I don't know what it is about looking out over a city from its highest points, but it gets me going. This week I set out to find Canberra's top five unmissable views - and discove...

Vice City Players present the inaugural ACT Pinball Championship

By 7 July 2015
2015 ACT pinball championship update 1

Vice City Players warmly welcome all to the inaugural ACT Pinball Championship. It's gonna be cold outside but the competition inside will be hot! This bash will run over tw...

Where can I find good coffee in Belconnen?

By 7 July 2015

I've recently started working in Belconnen and I'm yet to find a really great coffee shop nearby. Any suggestions? I really liked Lava when I worked in Phillip, as well as T...

Does anyone know what happened to Cafe Bamboo in Braddon?

By 6 July 2015 2

My wife and I had a favourite Chinese restaurant, Cafe Bamboo, on Lonsdale Street in Braddon. It was forced to close as their building was demolished to make way for new apartm...

String of aggravated burglaries over weekend

By 6 July 2015

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to three aggravated burglaries in Wanniassa, Mitchell and Mawson early Sunday morning (5 July). About 5am, police received a report that tw...

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SBS Digital Broadcast Issues in Canberra?

By 17 September 2008

Did anyone else find SBS drop off their digital TV/STB in the last few weeks? Some time since the Olympics? I am still able to get it through an analogue signal, but my STB is constantly saying 'no signal' for SBS, SBS 2 and SBS News. Anyone else?...

Tongue represents

By 16 September 2008 2

I'm not quite sure where a PM's rugby league XIII comes in, but according to The AGE the Raiders captain, lock, and all round good guy, Alan Tongue has been picked for one to play Papua New Guinea. Nice to see some recognition for the Green Machine....

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?...

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