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 [...]
A 37-year-old Chisholm man was caught exceeding the speed limit by 64km/h on the Monaro Highway in Symonston, Friday night (April, 20).
Around 7.20pm, Traffic Operations were conducting laser targeting when they observed a Nissan Skyline sedan travelling at high speed. The vehicle was detected to be going 164km/hr in a 100km/hr zone.
The driver was stopped [...]
ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a fire in a four-bedroom house on Davice Place, Chisholm.
Fire contained to room of origin with fire damage also to roof space. Extensive heat and smoke damage to remainder of house.
No damage to neighbouring property.
House unoccupied at time of fire.
Three fire pumpers on scene with the Hazardous Materials Unit, [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery where a security guard was stabbed at the Coles supermarket in Chisholm last night (Sunday, February 5).
Around 9.15pm the security guard received minor stab wounds to his shoulder after confronting two men who were allegedly attempting to steal alcohol from the store. He was taken [...]
With little fanfare the Chief Minister’s website has pushed out the first tranche of Cabinet Outcomes, this one for June.
The ones that appear to be actual decisions rather than studies and consultations which we did not previously know about are:
– Direct Sale of Land to ALDI Foods Pty Ltd – Cabinet agreed to the direct [...]
Ellie has run away from our house in Chisholm on Saturday Night 02/07/11
She has a brown face with a white, Gray and black spotted body
Ellie is on medication and needs tablets twice a day.
If you have seen Ellie or if you have her please contact Tim on 0417 416 704
LARGE REWARD for any info leading to the [...]
A 32-year-old Chisholm man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today after he allegedly contacted a woman hundreds of times within two weeks.
The woman, who resides in Queensland and does not know the alleged offender, began receiving text messages on June 7 from the man, who would text or call her up to 30 times [...]
A 38-year-old Chisholm man will face court this morning over the aggravated robbery at Red Hill on Tuesday afternoon (April 12).
Around 5pm a 24-year-old man was assaulted and robbed while at a block of units in Discovery Street. The victim was approached by two men who attacked him and demanded money and his keys. The [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a reckless driving incident which occurred in the car park of the Chisholm Shopping Centre last night (January 19).
Around 9.19pm police responded to reports of vehicles conducting burnouts in the Chisholm Shopping Centre car park.
Police observed two stationary vehicles in the BP Service Station – a dark coloured HSV [...]
Good news for the bargain hunters with His Chiefliness (and lord high commander of retail), Jon Stanhope, decreeing three new ALDI stores for the Canberra periphery:
Supermarket retailer ALDI is set to increase its presence in Canberra after the ACT Government gave in-principle support to the direct sale of three sites to the discount chain.
Chief Minister [...]
I’ve become used to buying mouldy onions, rancid potatoes, fruit that rots within two days of purchase, and wilted/slimy vegetables. But today when we visited Coles at the Chisholm shops I encountered a display of rotting peaches covered in insects. They were flying all over the place and crawling on other fruit nearby. About 50% [...]
Simon Corbell has announced the start of a road resealing program:
“A contract to the value of $6.2 million has been awarded to Downer EDI Works for this work which will involve the resealing of national highways, arterial roads, rural roads, urban roads and municipal streets, totalling approximately 620,000 square metres of pavement.
“Road resealing in the [...]
1. They messed with the wrong home owner:
ACT Policing has arrested three young males and one young female for three aggravated burglaries in Page yesterday (Thursday September 23).
Around 10.00am a resident of Birelle Street in Page contacted police after seeing the four youths acting suspiciously in the rear yard of her neighbour’s property. A detailed [...]
My wife has just got home from picking the kids up to tell me Gilmore Primary was in a “lockdown” due to either an abduction or attempted abduction at Chisholm High!.
I know with the benefit of chinese whispers these things get blown out of proportion but does any one else know any details??
Time for a good news food story! As a vegetarian, take-away options at the “local” are often limited to chips, potato scallops and – if you’re lucky – a toasted sandwich.
The Chisholm Takeaway has bucked the trend and come up with the most delicious vegie-patty-roll combo. A huge serving of fresh salad, perfectly fried [...]
[First filed: March 24, 2009 @ 17:38]
Word is coming in that there’s been a major incident in Chisholm, possibly a shooting.
(One source reckon’s it’s a square up for the death of James Peisley over the weekend. CORRECTION: Now hearing that the link is limited to Peisley buying speed from one of the deceased)
More on [...]