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Friday, September 18, 2020
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ACT Labor to match Liberals fund on hazardous materials

ACT Labor has announced its plan to fast track the removal of hazardous materials in schools if re-elected next month, after lead paint has recently been detected in three Canberra schools.

Liberals want to return ‘Canberra refugees’ from Queanbeyan and surrounds

The Canberra Liberals want to fund their election spending slate by enticing “Canberra refugees” to move back from Queanbeyan and surrounds.

Go on an educational ‘Goose Chase’ in space

School holiday activities that are fun, COVID-safe and educational? Sign us up! The Australian National University (ANU) has teamed up with Dark...

The deal with developments: Weekly market wrap with Sam Dodimead

An interesting part of property development is seeing community responses to development applications.

Queensland opens its border to ACT

Queensland will open its borders to ACT residents, with Queensland Health Minister Steven Miles making the announcement this morning, Friday 18 September.

Police to search Mulligans Flat Reserve in relation to missing person

ACT Policing and some ACT SES members will search Mulligans Flat Reserve this weekend in relation to long-term missing person.

NRL round 19 preview: The top eight

While the top 8 teams have already been decided with just 2 rounds remaining, the final positions will be determined over the next 2 weeks.

At a glance: Canberra United win back Maher

Canberra United win back Maher Pictured here playing for Canberra United in 2017, Grace Maher returns to...

Papalii becomes a Raider for life with new deal

The Canberra Raiders have announced that fan favourite Josh Papalii has extended his current deal for a further three seasons.

Giants finals hopes take hit with loss to Demons

The GWS Giants hopes of a fifth consecutive finals appearance have taken a massive hit after a five point loss to the Melbourne Demons.

Raiders dismantle Dragons to keep top 4 hopes alive

The Canberra Raiders have used a strong second half to run away with a commanding 37-8 victory over the St George Illawarra Dragons.

Grace Maher signs for her return to Canberra United

After two years with the Melbourne Victory Westfield W-League side, Canberra local Grace Maher will head back to the capital to represent Canberra United in the upcoming season.
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National Museum announces ‘largest ever’ $8 million purchase

The National Museum of Australia has committed to its largest ever purchase at over $8 million from businessman Trevor Kennedy’s collection.

GIVEAWAY! Art in Glass

Thanks to Sarah Williamson of Lavande Gallery, Canberra Weekly has 4 x love heart necklaces (valued at $30 each) to be won.

WIN! Striking Out (M) on DVD

To celebrate the release of Striking Out (M) the Complete Series One & Two on DVD, Canberra Weekly has 5 x DVDs to give away.

Now showing: Bill & Ted Face the Music (PG)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2020 comedy film, Bill & Ted Face the Music, starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter.

To hell and back, Shelley bares her ‘Face of Faith’

Part autobiography, part holistic health guide, Canberra-based author Shelley Hunter’s new book Face of Faith is a raw, deeply personal expression of...

Book talk: Books about entertainers

Jeff Popple reviews three books involving actors, musicians and a television presenter. More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog.

Horoscopes: 17 – 23 September 2020

Francis Bevan has put together his weekly horoscopes for the week 17 – 23 September 2020. This week’s celebrity birthday is David Wenham.

Spring into veg this growing season

Growing vegetables from seed is worthwhile and satisfying and might help you find varieties not readily available elsewhere.

Dairy, soy, nut or none: which milk to drink?

Milk used to be just milk. Not only that, there was a time not that long ago when everyone agreed it was good for you!

Floral fantasy

Not even COVID can stop Canberra’s annual Floriade festival. Be inspired by this celebration of spring and sprinkle a floral flavour throughout...

Colour crush: loving lilac

Spring has officially sprung and we're loving lilac for your new warm weather wardrobe. Jumper $69.99, stockists: elwood.com.auSweater $210,...

The perfect palette for Spring

Spring has officially sprung. It’s time to transition from the deep, dark palette of winters past and burst into the warmer months...
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Bentleys

Two hours in the sun with Bavarian’s new Spring Fest

If you like the idea of spring sunshine, tasty cocktails, warm pretzels and delicious food, then the Bavarian’s new Spring Fest menu is right for you.

Monster gets smoky for Negroni Week

With the weather starting to show us its warmer side and the days getting longer, it is the perfect time to shake...

Two ways with: Papaya toast

Ramp up your springtime breakfast with some stunningly seasonal papaya. Food writer Libby Kimber brings you two papaya toast recipes.

Food for thought: Sage nationally recognised

Sage nationally recognised Sage Dining Rooms in Braddon has been recognised as Australia’s ‘best fine dining restaurant’ as...

Chaat masala potatoes with yoghurt and tamarind

Try this delicious recipe for Chaat masala potatoes with yoghurt and tamarind.

Cheers, Dad: Father’s Day cocktail recipes

Before you serve up a fantastic lunch or dinner for Dad this weekend, treat him to a Father's Day cocktail (or two)....
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Solitaire Gallery opening night

Canberra Weekly's social photos at Solitaire Gallery opening night, Westfield Woden. Photos: Jodi Shepherd, Hot Shots Photography.

Woden Valley Child Care Centre embraces Floriade: Reimagined

Woden Valley Child Care Centre's Gabby Millgate and her team of little gardeners were up to planting flowers for Floriade: Reimagined.

2020 Rubik3 Canberra Women in Business Awards launch

2020 Rubik3 Canberra Women in Business Awards launch, Rubik3, Braddon. Photos: Jodi Shepherd, Hot Shots Photography.

Canberra Rise: Where You Are Festival closing event

Canberra Weekly's social photos at Canberra Rise: Where You Are Festival closing event, Belconnen Arts Centre. Photos: Kerrie Brewer.

RSPCA ACT remind Canberrans to desex pets as kitten season starts

September is National Desexing Month and RSPCA ACT is reminding all pet owners to desex their pets as "kitten season" starts.

Same duds, no suds for ‘the Sudsy Challenge’

A local volunteer will be donning the same orange T-shirt for at least three days next month, in a bid to raise...
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Service One Alliance Bank

Colour crush: loving lilac

Spring has officially sprung and we're loving lilac for your new warm weather wardrobe. Jumper $69.99, stockists: elwood.com.auSweater $210,...

The perfect palette for Spring

Spring has officially sprung. It’s time to transition from the deep, dark palette of winters past and burst into the warmer months...

WWTA: Tommy Hilfiger joins EveryHuman

Tommy Hilfiger has partnered with Australian start-up EveryHuman – Australia and New Zealand’s first online adaptive fashion retailer.

Style file: Kerry Washington

Whether you know her from Scandal or some of her earlier works, there’s no denying Kerry Washington’s got style.

Petal perfection

You’d be forgiven for categorising florals as casual, but a few celebrities have shown us that the motif deserves a spot on the red carpet.

Flower power

Bring a little flower power with your fashion, beauty and fragrance choices as you start to put together your spring wardrobe.
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Solitaire Gallery opening night

Canberra Weekly's social photos at Solitaire Gallery opening night, Westfield Woden. Photos: Jodi Shepherd, Hot Shots Photography.

2020 Rubik3 Canberra Women in Business Awards launch

2020 Rubik3 Canberra Women in Business Awards launch, Rubik3, Braddon. Photos: Jodi Shepherd, Hot Shots Photography.

Canberra Rise: Where You Are Festival closing event

Canberra Weekly's social photos at Canberra Rise: Where You Are Festival closing event, Belconnen Arts Centre. Photos: Kerrie Brewer.

Canberra Fair – Keep Strutting social photos

Canberra Fair - Keep Strutting, Canberra College Performing Arts Theatre, Phillip. Photos: @imagesinstantly For...

Official opening of Lifeline Canberra’s Book Lovers Lane

Official opening of Lifeline Canberra’s Book Lovers Lane at Niche Markets, Fyshwick Fresh Food Markets.

Canberra Business Chamber’s Business After Business Networking event

Canberra Business Chamber’s Business After Business Networking event, Canberra Southern Cross Club, Woden.
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