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Happy in Harcourt Hill

This 318sqm home in the heart of Nicholls’ Harcourt Hill is the perfect place for a young or growing family.

Take 5: Rebecca Prince-Ruiz, Plastic Free July

Rebecca Prince-Ruiz is the founder of Plastic Free July, a grassroots movement that started in 2011 and has since become a global...

GIO Stadium back to 1500 fans this weekend

GIO Stadium Canberra will no longer host 6,000 Raiders fans at this weekend’s clash against the Melbourne Storm, after four COVID-19 cases were reported in the Territory over the past two days (8-9 July).

Women to benefit from ACT Government grants

The ACT Government is continuing its work towards the wellbeing and safety of women in the Territory, yesterday announcing 17 recipients of Women’s Participation and Safety Grants program.

Easing restrictions halts as ACT records one new COVID-19 case

One new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in the ACT overnight; the person is a close contact of the three cases recorded yesterday.

Universities pause plans for returning international students

The University of Canberra (UC) and the Australian National University (ANU) have postponed their plans to bring a charter flight of international students to the ACT.

Unemployment drives household gender divide

Females who stopped working during COVID-19 are more likely to have taken on unpaid domestic duties and to have stopped looking for...

Kingston hotel victim named

A 44-year-old man who died after an altercation at the Kingston Hotel on Sunday night has been...
Acorn Stairlifts
Acorn Stairlifts

Raiders round 9 preview: Saturday Storm

The Raiders will aim for their fourth straight victory over the Melbourne Storm when they face off at GIO Stadium Canberra tomorrow night, Saturday 11 July.

AFL round 6 preview: Goodbye Victoria

The 10 Victorian clubs previously based there have moved into the hubs in Queensland or NSW as they say goodbye to their homes for at least six weeks.

NRL round 9 preview: Top 8 clashes

Round 9 is headlined by three matchups between top 8 sides with the match of the round taking place in the nation’s capital.

Canberra sport at a glance: Touch footy returns

Touch Football is returning to Canberra on 13 July.

Canberra Region Rugby League draw released

After COVID-19 forced changes to this year’s Canberra Region Rugby League (CRRL) Cup competition, the 10-week season is due to kick off from 25 July.

O’Donnell and Lui in for injury-hit Raiders

The injury-hit Canberra Raiders have been forced into some changes to the squad for their round nine clash against the Melbourne Storm.
Stacks Law Firm
Stacks Law Firm

Mirage (M): Now streaming

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the mystery-drama film, Mirage, which is now streaming on Netflix.

Book talk: Australian wilderness novels

Jeff Popple reviews three novels set in the Australian wilderness.

RISE Canberra uplifts community through arts and events

The two-month Where You Are Festival will run from 10 July to 11 September, acting to highlight unique Canberra experiences across art and culture, music, ideas and forums, sport, community and food.

GIVEAWAY! Lucy Sugerman at Tallagandra Hill

Canberra Weekly has one double pass to Lucy Sugerman’s Sunday Session on 2 August at Tallagandra Hill Winery to give away.

Now streaming: ‘Eurovision Song Contest: A Fire Saga Story’

Eurovision Song Contest: A Fire Saga Story is set in a picturesque rural Icelandic village, where Lars Erickssong (Will Ferrell) and his best friend Sigrit (Rachel McAdams) make music together as the underachieving band, Fire Saga.

What’s on around Canberra in July

Now that restrictions are easing and the arts community is re-emerging from isolation, here’s a little taste of what’s on offer in the Canberra region July.
Canberra southern Cross Club
Canberra southern Cross Club

Top 4 tips to find a fridge

Here are top four tips to choose the right fridge for your needs, thanks to Mitsubishi Electric.

How to preserve lemons

CW garden writer Tracey Bool shares her recipes for preserved lemons – a delicious and long-lasting way to use surplus homegrown lemons.

How to train like a ‘Ninja Warrior’

Everyone wants to be a ‘Ninja Warrior’, or, for our school programs, a ‘Battle Ninja’ kid.

Faux fur: Fake it ‘til you make it

Dress up your winter wardrobe with some faux fur for a touch of old Hollywood glamour, and an ensemble that’s both stylish and cosy.

Street style: all rugged up

We still have a few months of chilly weather ahead of us in Canberra, so take note of these celeb-endorsed coat trends to carry you through to Spring!

Reviving green desk-mates

As offices re-open, many employees have returned to their desks to discover that their once well-tended workplace plants may not have stood up too well to the stresses of isolation.
Canberra Weekly Real Estate
Canberra Weekly Real Estate

Sichuan style braised eggplant

Warm up the winter nights and bring some spice into the kitchen with this sichuan style braised eggplant recipe.

Fire dumplings in chilli oil

Warm up the winter nights and bring some spice into the kitchen with this fire dumplings in chilli oil recipe.

Three marvellous mocktails to try in July

It’s Dry July, the perfect time to test out some new mocktail recipes. Whether it’s an alcohol-free take on a classic, or...

Food for thought: We Love Local Festival

Tallagandra Hill Winery are celebrating coming out of isolation with the We Love Local Festival, featuring a program of entertainment options.

Stacks of snacks

This week, food writer Libby Kimber brings you some snack recipes to keep you going throughout the workday.

Peanut butter oat bars

This week, food writer Libby Kimber brings you this peanut butter oat bars recipe for you to snack on to keep you...
Wisdom Learning
Wisdom Learning

Have you heard? #cakedit challenge

#cakedit challenge Capital Chemist Wanniassa hosted a cake cutting on Monday 22 June, as the sponsor to the cake...

Turning of the sod ceremony at Renaissance Manuka

Turning of the sod ceremony at Renaissance Manuka by Morris Property Group. Photos: Kerrie Brewer.

Tiny aims for $2.5 million for local charities

Co-founder of The Green Shed, Goran ‘Tiny’ Srejic says “if you can, you should” – and that’s exactly how he’s approaching his...

Have you heard? Art supplies in need

Any art supplies in good condition that can be passed on to this deserving recipient would be greatly appreciated.

Dr Emma Campbell: My favourite things

Dr Emma Campbell is the CEO of the ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS), taking up the role in January this year....

Canberrans honouring the Rats of Tobruk

A global pandemic won’t stop Canberra’s descendants and veterans from honouring one of the most significant battles of WWII, in the leadup to its 80-year anniversary.
Canberra Weekly Real Estate
Canberra Weekly Real Estate

Faux fur: Fake it ‘til you make it

Dress up your winter wardrobe with some faux fur for a touch of old Hollywood glamour, and an ensemble that’s both stylish and cosy.

Street style: all rugged up

We still have a few months of chilly weather ahead of us in Canberra, so take note of these celeb-endorsed coat trends to carry you through to Spring!

Pretty in pleats

Inject a little flair into your winter wardrobe with some perfect pleats.

Down to earth

Brown doesn’t have to be boring! Incorporate shades of camel, tan and chocolate for a chic, on-trend winter ensemble that’s rich in earthy tones.

Winter weekends

Whether you’re heading on a winter weekender to the slopes or the highlands, or opting for a staycation instead, rug up with these winter essentials.

Your handbag organisation woes? Sorted

Local stylist and lifestyle blogger, Janette Wojtaszak, of The Statement Life, was sick of rummaging through her handbag looking for things.
South.Point
South.Point

Turning of the sod ceremony at Renaissance Manuka

Turning of the sod ceremony at Renaissance Manuka by Morris Property Group. Photos: Kerrie Brewer.

Social Throwback: 2018 Volunteer ACT awards

In light of Volunteer week running from 18-24 May, here's a #throwback to the 2018 Volunteer ACT awards at the National Arboretum.

Social throwback: 2019 RMHC Back to the 80s ball

We're throwing it back to the Ronald McDonald House Charity ball from last year.

Canberra Region Tourism Awards 2020 launch

Photos Mode Imagery More socials: Launch of National Opera
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Canberra Weekly Real Estate

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