Simon Corbell has announced progress in his plans for a Chisholm park:
A vacant block in Chisholm, previously earmarked for development, has moved one step closer to becoming a park today following a move to change the land’s zoning.
“Draft variation 326 to the Territory Plan proposes to rezone Chisholm section 590 from CZ4 Local Centre [...]
ACT Policing has arrested a twenty-seven year old woman following a burglary that occurred in Chisholm on Tuesday 24 September.
It is alleged the offender smashed a window to gain entry to the premises.
The resident of the property returned home later that day to find a number of items had been removed including electronic goods and [...]
We had a report of a white male (cavoodle?) found in Chisholm. Unfortunately he is not microchipped. Anyone recognize him?
Yesterday (October 5), ACT Policing arrested a 20-year-old Chisholm man following an aggravated robbery, after two members of the public restrained the offender until police arrived.
About 9.00pm the male entered the Ali Baba restaurant in Phillip with a blade concealed in his sleeve. He approached the counter and threatened a staff member, demanding cash. The [...]
ACT Policing has charged a 24-year-old Chisholm man after the assault of a man on Bunda Street in the early hours of Saturday morning (September 21).
The assault of the man was captured on the ACT Government CCTV network which assisted police apprehending three men at a nearby nightclub.
The three men were conveyed to the ACT [...]
ACT Policing has arrested a 41-year-old Gowrie man and a 37-year-old Chisolm woman, after executing a search warrant yesterday afternoon (Friday, September 6).
Around 3pm yesterday afternoon, members of Tuggeranong Police Station, Specialist Response Group and National Canine executed a search warrant and seized over 700 property items suspected to be stolen, .22 calibre rounds, a [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to several motor vehicle fires that happened in the Tuggeranong area overnight (Thursday, August 29).
Between the hours of 11pm and 1:30am this morning (Friday, August 30) police responded to five incidents within the suburbs of Kambah, Gilmore and Chisholm.
Police are treating the fires as suspicious and the cause of each [...]
ACT Policing is investigating a collision in which two vehicles, including a police car, were damaged.
Around 11.00am today (Sunday, August 11), two officers were in a marked police car on routine patrol on Deamer Crescent, Chisholm when they noticed a black ute with no number plates.
Police activated their emergency lights and sirens indicating for the [...]
A 37-year-old Chisholm woman has been charged with drug offences following the execution of a search warrant at her home this morning (Friday, August 9).
Around 7.05am Tuggeranong patrol officers executed a Drug of Dependence Act search warrant at the house in Chisholm.
During the search officers seized a quantity of substances suspected to be methamphetamine, drug [...]
ACT Policing are calling for witnesses to an aggravated robbery in Chisholm earlier this morning (Wednesday, July 10).
Around 4.45am two men entered the residence of a man and woman in Chisholm. One of the men was allegedly armed with a silver handgun and assaulted the man before stealing property and a silver Mitsubishi Mirage. Vehicle [...]
ACT Policing is seeking to identify a suspicious person who approached a 13-year-old-girl in Chisholm last Monday (June 24).
About 7.55am the 13-year-old girl was waiting at the bus stop on Heagney Crescent Chisholm when she was approached by a man on foot who offered to drop her at the Chisholm shopping precinct in his car.
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a burglary at a construction site in Chisholm.
Between 5.00pm yesterday (Wednesday, June 20) and 6.45am this morning, a number of household appliances were stolen from a building site in Lush Place where units were nearing completion.
AFP Forensics attended the scene to conduct an analysis.
Police are appealing for any witnesses [...]
A comment in overnight on a story from earlier in the year was worth a wider audience IMHO.
10:20 pm, 30 May 13
As the mother of these two boys I feel compelled to reveal some facts, not as a defense to their actions, but as an imperfect parent.
The house was abandoned and 10 teenagers (including my [...]
ACT Policing has released a facefit of the offender involved in an indecent assault in Chisholm on Saturday May 11.
About 5.30pm the victim, a 27-year-old woman, was walking across the Chisholm District Playing Fields towards Isabella Drive when she was grabbed by a man from behind.
A struggle ensued with both falling to the ground [...]
This came in as a comment to the earlier bullying story but I thought it was worth a run:
2013/05/26 at 11:27 pm
I created an account purely to respond to you as your story really got to me. I’m only 19 so high school wasn’t too long ago for me and some of what you [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an indecent assault in Chisholm yesterday evening (Saturday, May 11).
About 5.30pm the victim, a 27-year-old woman was walking across the Chisholm District Playing Fields towards Isabella Drive when she was grabbed from behind by an unidentified man.
A struggle has ensued with both falling to the ground and the man [...]
ACT Policing has seized a double barrel shotgun and a handgun following the execution of a search warrant yesterday morning (Wednesday, May 8).
Members from ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations executed two search warrants on homes in Casey and Chisholm.
Police seized the firearms along with ammunition, a laser pointer and drugs suspected to be steroids from a [...]
ACT Policing has seized and impounded a purple Ford Falcon utility after footage of the vehicle doing burnouts in Amaroo was posted on Facebook.
Last Friday evening (26 April) the registered owner of the vehicle, a 19-year-old man from Chisholm, posted the video to their Facebook account.
The video, recorded earlier that same day, depicts [...]
Head on down to your local shops today. Trust me, it’ll be worthwhile. As part of the centenary celebrations, local shops around the ACT are hosting shindigs for the locals. Get amongst it!
Here’s a list of shops involved:
Tuesday 12 March
Hackett 10.00am-12.00pm, 3.00-4.30pm and 7.00-9.00pm
Calwell 11.00am-12.00pm and 3.00 – 4.30pm
Kambah (Carleton [...]
ACT Policing has charged two juvenile males following an aggravated burglary in Chisholm on Friday (February 15).
Police attended a residence in Chisholm in response to reports of an aggravated burglary. They found damage to the property including holes in the interior plaster walls, graffiti, and paint poured and thrown on floors and walls throughout the [...]
The ACT Rural Fire Service will tomorrow, Sunday 17 February, 2013, weather permitting, conduct a hazard reduction burn at Simpsons Hill, near Heagney Crescent, Chisholm.
The burn will commence from 10am to 5pm.
Six heavy tankers, four command vehicles and 40 personnel will conduct the burn, approximately seven hectares in size.
The ACT Handy Map grid reference for [...]
ACT Fire & Rescue is responding to reports of an explosion and fire in a garage in Chisholm this afternoon.
Numerous Emergency Triple Zero (000) calls have been received about the situation in Kiek Place.
Fire crews have arrived on scene and are assessing the situation.
Update to follow.
ACT Fire & Rescue has confirmed a double brick [...]
Territory and Municipal Services (TAMS) wishes to advise the public that, weather permitting, a controlled burn will be conducted tomorrow, Wednesday 19 December 2012, in the Tuggeranong Pine Plantation, adjacent to the Monaro Highway, Chisholm. The burn is approximately 16 hectares in size and is expected to commence after 5 pm.
Territory and Municipal Services (TAMS) wishes to advise the public that, weather permitting, a controlled burn will be conducted tomorrow, Tuesday 18 December 2012, in the Tuggeranong Pine Plantation, adjacent to the Monaro Highway, Chisholm.
The burn is approximately 16 hectares in size.
ACT Fire & Rescue currently on scene at a shed fire on Lucy Gullett Circuit, Chisholm.
Shed is well alight and crews are getting to work to extinguish the fire.
Update to follow.
Crews have knocked down the fire with the majority of the fire extinguished. Crews are carrying out mopping up operations.
A double garage and garden [...]
ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to an alleged assault outside the Chisholm Tavern last Saturday morning to contact police.
Around 12.55am on Saturday, October 28, police were called to Benham St Chisholm after a male was found unconscious at the location.
It is believed the man was involved in an altercation out the front of the [...]
Joy Burch has announced that the West Belconnen Health Co-op is going to open a bulk-billing GP clinic in Chisholm with start-up funding from the ACT Governmetn and the Bendigo Bank.
ACT Minister for Community Services and Member for Brindabella Joy Burch said the new centre in
Chisholm is the result of an innovative partnership between the [...]
Australia’s youth deserve somewhere to live as well, and this is not que jumping. Oh the close-mindedness of Chisholm..
A bit like flashmobs Downfall spoof videos were really cool five years ago.
But as an adaptation to the outrage of Chisholm public housing occupants that others might benefit from public housing this one from Unbe Kannt is a bit special.
In fact my sides are aching.
In September, the ACT Government plans to begin operating a “youth emergency accommodation network cluster” in Chisholm.
The facility will take over THREE Housing ACT homes in a small street of seven homes – XXXX Place – and will house homeless youths aged between 16 and 25 years. It is expected to operate like the purpose-built [...]
It started with the Liberals’ Brendan Smyth getting down in the weeds to announce that a Liberal Government would save the park at the corner of Heagney and Deamer Crescents in Chisholm. That went out around 6am this morning.
Just before 10am Labor responded saying they too would save the park.
It’s certainly a good time in [...]
ACT Policing is appealing to car owners to remove all valuables from their cars of an evening after a recent spate of thefts in Canberra’s south.
Between Thursday, May 10 and Sunday, May 13, eleven cars were broken into from a number of suburbs in the Tuggeranong area, including Isabella Plains, Kambah, Monash, Chisholm, Fadden, Gordon [...]