Skip to content Skip to main navigation

News

Daily flights from Canberra
to Singapore and the world

Explosion 4am Sunday

By paperboy 21 June 2009 5

There was a massive explosion just after 4 o’clock this morning in the West Belconnen area.

I presume it was an amalgam of fireworks that destroyed another letter box.

Anyone know for sure what was the target and where?

What’s Your opinion?


Please login to post your comments, or connect with
5 Responses to
Explosion 4am Sunday
Filter
Showing only Website comments
Order
Newest to Oldest
Oldest to Newst
Jivrashia 12:14 pm 22 Jun 09

Yeah, I think I heard one at the said time in Lyneham (I’m a light sleeper).

I originally thought it was a sonic boom from a RAAF plane. It had some shock force behind it that couldn’t be given off from a firecracker.

It’s just the quaint sound of meth labs exploding. How’s the serenity?

bd84 4:48 pm 21 Jun 09

There were about 3 or 4 loud explosions throughout the course of last night, there must be a few fireworks waiting in peoples’ garages still to be exploded.

Ags 3:47 pm 21 Jun 09

I live in the area and didn’t hear a thing. Had a few beers though and hit the pillow hard.

According to RiotACT police report there was a post box blown up at the Higgins shops.

planeguy 3:09 pm 21 Jun 09

It sounded like two smallish explosions in a row to me – I just presume standard run of the mill bungers.

Related Articles

CBR Tweets

Sign up to our newsletter

Top
Copyright © 2018 Riot ACT Holdings Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.
the-riotact.com | aboutregional.com.au | b2bmagazine.com.au | thisiscanberra.com

Search across the site