TAMS have announced the playgrounds getting refurbished in the coming year, and boy, is tuggeranong ever getting the works!
Suburbs expecting the goodies are: Yarralumla, Gilmore, Kambah, Gordon, Evatt, Florey, Ainslie and Gowrie.
ActewAGL are warning they’ve got a fault in Tuggeranong making things unpleasant:
ActewAGL customers in the Tuggeranong area including Richardson, Wanniassa, Kambah, Monash, Isabella Plains and Gowrie may experience some discolouration of the water supply today due to a fault on the water network.
It is difficult to predict which properties the discoloured water may reach, [...]
Two 13-year-old boys and two male youths, aged 16 and 17, were arrested by ACT Policing this morning (Wednesday 30 November) for an armed robbery at a service station in Weston overnight.
Police will allege the four youths, two armed with firearms, entered the Caltex Service Station on Brierly Street in Weston and approached the counter, [...]
ACT Policing is appealing to the public after a burglary in Kambah on Saturday night (November 26) where a number of firearms were stolen.
The burglary is believed to have occurred sometime between 10.30pm on Saturday, November 26 and 7.00am on Sunday, November 27. Police believe the offender(s) have entered the unlocked garage of a home [...]
Thanks to ACT Policing for sending in the video we now have an idea about how these buggers operate during last wednesday’s attempted burglary in Kambah.
Above is them coming in, and below fleeing once the alarm was triggered.
ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the offenders in this footage obtained from a residential burglary in Kambah last week (Wednesday, November 23).
About 2.40pm, two males are seen to enter the front yard of the home, with one going to the front door and the other to the side of the home. [...]
ACT Fire & Rescue on scene at an apartment fire on Pinkerton Circuit, Kambah.
Apartment has sustained partial roof collapse.
Update to follow.
9:05pm Friday 18 November 2011
Fire has been extinguished.
Brick and tile apartment has sustained major damage.
Apartment was vacant at time of fire.
ACT Fire & Rescue firefighters have prevented the fire from spreading to three adjoining [...]
ACT Policing is seeking the safe return of a black Toshiba laptop that was stolen during a burglary in Kambah on Monday night (November 14) where three youths were apprehended.
Around 7.25pm, police attended Rounsevell Street in relation to a report of a burglary.
A short time later, police located an injured juvenile male and some stolen [...]
ACT Policing has apprehended three south-side youths following an aggravated burglary in Kambah last night (Monday, 14 November).
About 7.25pm police attended Rounsevell Street in relation to a reported aggravated burglary.
Upon arrival police checked the residence, finding no people inside.
A short time later, police located an injured juvenile male in a nearby alleyway. Police will allege [...]
Hi Guys, Yesterday afternoon a young guy with brown shoulder length hair knocked on our door (we live in Kambah) asking for a donation for Stromlo High School’s sports department.
He kept peering into our house which is dodgy in itself but also it is unlikely that the high school would encourage doorknocking!
A call [...]
If you love your dogs, keep an eye on them. Especially around Tuggeranong.
ACT Policing is seeking assistance from the community in identifying a suspicious vehicle seen in the vicinity of a burglary which occurred in Kambah today (Monday, November 7).
Around 11.20am, a resident in McRae Street, Kambah, disturbed a male teenager who had broken into her house. The offender was described as wearing a black tee-shirt and [...]
ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to a pursuit yesterday (Thursday 15 September) through parts of Canberra.
About 10:25pm police attempted to stop a gold coloured Mazda 323 with one headlight travelling northbound on Drakeford Drive. The vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit ensued.
The pursuit continued through Kambah, Waramanga, Weston, and Curtin. Stop sticks were [...]
Last week we noted that the Kambah draft master plan had an unusually short consultation period on it.
Today Simon Corbell has relented and extended the consultation.
The Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development, Simon Corbell, said the four week extension is a result of feedback from the community calling for more time to comment.
“The draft master [...]
ACT Policing has charged a man following a pursuit in Monash last night (Tuesday, 6 September).
About 11pm Woden Patrol observed a Mazda MX6 at the intersection of Marconi Crescent and Drakeford Drive in Kambah with cardboard number plates attached.
Police attempted to perform a traffic stop on the car and when it failed to stop commenced [...]
My car was burnt last night in a senseless act of vandalism.
I brought the car for my daughter, who was involved in a serious hit and run accident 4 years ago, so that she could attend doctors appointments and rehabilitation and have some sense of independence.
After the accident, and very lengthy hospital stay she had [...]
Simon Corbell has announced the release of a draft master plan for Kambah with a very tight window for consultation.
The master plan outlines potential improvements that could be made to the centre over time. These improvements include:
• an extended central plaza
• new circulation for traffic including provision for a street which runs alongside the swale [...]
We lost our lilac point burmese cat Velvet on Sat 23/7/11 from Lyall cr Kambah.
She is a very friendly gentle much loved family member and her disappearance has caused much heartache.
If any one knows anything please call me on 0488114180 Tony.
Reward is offered.
The ACT Fire Brigade is responding to reports of a boat well alight in the front yard of a residential address in Ammon Place, Kambah.
Initial triple zero (000) call received at 10:45pm.
11:00pm Monday 25 July 2011
Firefighters have arrived on scene at Ammon Place, Kambah, to find a boat in the front yard of the [...]
ActewAGL are trying to warn Canberra’s mindless vandals of the dangers of trying to wreck live high voltage equipment after an incident in Kambah:
ActewAGL General Manager Asset Management Stephen Devlin has stressed the dangers of unauthorised access or vandalism to switching equipment, powerlines, substations and other electrical infrastructure.
“It’s important that people stay well away [...]
Territory And Municipal Services are warning that they’re torching off McTaggart Place in Kambah today.
The Department of Territory and Municipal Services wishes to advise the public that a controlled burn will be conducted TODAY at McTaggart Place in Kambah.
Like in all controlled burns, safety will be of paramount importance. Experienced fire managers, supported by trained [...]
ACT Policing is investigating an arson attack in which three vehicles were set alight in a Kambah car park overnight (Monday June 27).
About 3.00am police attended a car park on Ashby Circuit, Kambah, in response to vehicles on fire at that location. ACT Fire Brigade (ACTFB) was in attendance and extinguished the vehicles on fire, [...]
Territory And Municipal Services have announced they’re planning to upgrade ten playgrounds (or “playspaces” for the jargon hungry) and want community input into the upgrades. (There could be a fantasy castle in it)
The upgrades are going to:
– Mueller Street, Yarralumla
– Rosman Circuit, Gilmore
– Gibbs Place, Kambah
– Crafter Street, Kambah
– Point Hut Pond District Park
– Jacobs [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a robbery at the Caltex service station in Kambah this morning (Wednesday, June 8).
About 4.25am a man entered the Caltex service station on O’Halloran Circuit in Kambah. The man approached the front counter and threatened to assault the male attendant if he didn’t hand over money.
The attendant handed the [...]
ACT Policing has arrested a 20-year-old Kambah woman in relation to the aggravated robbery at the Commonwealth Bank in Jamison on April 5, 2011.
Detectives from Criminal Investigations arrested the 20-year-old around 3pm yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, May 24).
The woman was conveyed to the ACT Watch House and will face the ACT Magistrates Court later today after [...]
ACT Policing will summons a 22-year-old Banks man on drink-driving and negligent driving charges after he collided with the back of a vehicle stopped at a red light in Tuggeranong early on Sunday morning (May 22).
Police were called to the intersection of Drakeford Drive and Athllon Drive in Kambah around 1am yesterday (Sunday, May 22) [...]
The ACT Planning & Land Authority is asking for your input on rejuvenating the Kambah, Tuggeranong and Erindale shopping centres.
Your thoughts readers?
A 43-year-old Kambah man will be summonsed to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court on a drug-related charge after police located a large cannabis plant at his home last Friday (April 1).
About 1.00pm police attended the man’s residence after receiving a call about a neighbourhood dispute. Inside his house police located a large cannabis plant [...]
Just thought I would throw this out there but I need roughly 600 flyers delivered to the letter boxes around the Kambah area for my new business.
I’m offering $20 per 100 flyers delivered (you will be provided with a route highlighted on a map) so I figured it could be an after school thing for [...]
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a collision which occurred on Athllon Drive in Kambah last night (Friday February 11).
About 5.45pm police were called to a collision involving a pedestrian and a car on Athllon Drive, near Learmonth Drive, in Kambah. A 16-year-old boy was crossing the road towards the suburb of Kambah when he [...]
Katy Gallagher has announced the opening of the ACT Health Village Creek Centre in Kambah.
Apparently this brings together the following services:
– ACT Equipment Scheme- provides access to a range ofequipment for eligible Canberrans. The scheme assists people with long term illness or disabilities to live safely at home in the community
– ACT Equipment Loan Service- [...]
ACT Policing have arrested a 16-year-old boy following two separate police pursuits in Tuggeranong overnight.
Around 12.10am today (Wednesday, February 9), Tuggeranong General Duties members were conducting mobile patrols in Oxley when they saw a Nissan Skyline which had been reported stolen yesterday. Police attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, and a short [...]