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Thursday, August 13, 2020
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Rail Safety Week a timely reminder to be aware

This year Rail Safety Week comes in the midst of a pandemic to remind Canberrans to maintain full awareness when near a light rail vehicle

ACT Government tackling food waste

A new ACT Government initiative will encourage Canberrans to reduce their food waste and help decrease the 26,000 tonnes of organic scraps going into ACT landfill each year.

Drink driver four times the legal limit

A 41-year-old Dunlop man has been charged with high range drink driving offences after blowing almost four times the legal limit.

Stranded ACT residents allowed to come home

Canberra residents who have been stranded on the Victorian border since last Friday, 7 August, have today been told they will be able to travel through NSW and back to the ACT from tomorrow, 13 August.

New ACT Policing team to hit the streets

A ten-person ACT Policing team focussed on crime disruption and prevention will take to the streets of Canberra next month.

Researchers help endangered birds feather their nests

Researchers have found a way to help one of Australia’s rarest birds ‘self-fumigate’ or safeguard their nests, to protect their young from deadly...
Canberra Natural Lighting
Canberra Natural Lighting

NRL round 13 review: Wet weather footy

NRL round 13 saw the Parramatta Eels and Cronulla Sharks play an enthralling match in some extraordinary conditions.

Ryan James signs with Canberra Raiders

Ryan James will join the Canberra Raiders in 2021, after the 29-year old signed a two-year deal with the club.

Brumbies go down to Melbourne Rebels at wet Leichhardt Oval

The Brumbies were beaten 30-7 by the Melbourne Rebels at Leichhardt Oval on Friday 7 August in a disappointing night for the previously unbeaten Super Rugby AU leaders.

Giants stun Bombers with epic comeback

The GWS Giants have produced a stellar second half to run down the Essendon Bombers by 4 points at Metricon Stadium.

Giants round 10 preview: Bombers away

The GWS Giants will be looking to make it three straight wins when they take on the Essendon Bombers tonight, at Metricon Stadium.

Sport at a glance: New united coach

Canberra United has welcomed Vicki Linton as head coach for its Westfield W-League team.
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Amazing Clean

Now showing: Blood Vessel (MA 15+)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2019 horror film, Blood Vessel that was filmed in Melbourne.

Book talk: Science fiction and fantasy

This week, Michael Popple checks out three new impressive science fiction and fantasy novels.

GIVEAWAY! Starbucks by Dolce Gusto

One lucky Canberra Weekly reader will win a Nescafé Dolce Gusto Genio S+ machine Father’s Day bundle.

WIN! Get WellSorted!

Thanks to Virginia at WellSorted, Canberra Weekly has 2 x ultimate decluttering kits (RRP $95 each), to be won.

Staging ‘Milk’ again at The Street, in a pandemic

Having previously staged his work-in-progress play Milk at The Street Theatre in May 2019, Canberra-based actor and playwright Dylan Van Den Berg will be performing the work once again over a year later, albeit in a completely different way.

Now Showing: The Vigil (MA15+)

Luke McWilliams gives his review of the 2019 supernatural horror film, The Vigil.
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Baptist Care Red Hill

An ode to the turtleneck

An ode to one of the greatest trans-seasonal pieces around, the turtleneck. Imogen top $99 cazincthelabel.com.au Crochet...

Ninja Warrior: Beat the wall

With Ninja Warrior back on our screens, we’re seeing the warriors power up the ‘warped wall’.

Your very own oasis

Design an outdoor space infused with calming materials to promote mental wellbeing in the age of coronavirus.

Pandemic renovation projects on the rise

Coronavirus restrictions have inspired many homeowners to renovate their house in the hope of increasing the enjoyment of their space.

Bring the outside inside

Timber and stone can help create a deeper connection to earth and nature inside our homes.

Expert styling tips with Neale Whitaker

Interior design expert and Luxaflex brand ambassador, Neale Whitaker, shares his tips for styling that suits your home and personality.
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Gillespie Finance Directions

Mushroom paella

Food writer Libby Kimber brings you a quick and easy recipe for mushroom paella for a simple winter weeknight meal.

Chicken korma tenderloins

Food writer Libby Kimber brings you a quick and easy recipe for chicken korma tenderloins for winter weeknights

Weekend baking: score some brownie points

Score some brownie points this weekend by whipping up a batch of these chocolate-on-chocolate brownies that are crunchy on the outside and...

Food for thought: #TakeawayTuesday

The Restaurant & Catering Association’s (R&CA) #EatAloneTogether campaign has now evolved into #TakeawayTuesday.

Mid-week meal: hummus with spiced lamb

In need of some easy weeknight dinner inspiration? Look no further than this delicious recipe by Elena Duggan for Australian Lamb.

Breakfast with a twist

This week, keep warm and start your day right! Food writer Libby Kimber brings you two breakfast options with a classic Aussie twist.
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Have you heard? Daffodil Day Appeal

Cancer Council ACT is asking the Canberra community to raise more than hope by donating a virtual daffodil online.

Canberra Business Chamber’s Business After Business Networking event

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

Double denim: Donations doubled this Jeans for Genes Day

Thanks to some generous donors, donations made to Jeans for Genes Day tomorrow, Friday 7 August, will be doubled – and help researchers at the Children’s Medical Research Institute (CMRI) continue their important work in gene therapy.

Landcare Week recognising thousands of ACT volunteers

Thousands of ACT community environment volunteers will be celebrated for their efforts to improve and maintain environmental assets, as part of the annual Landcare Week, 3-9 August.

Four-year-old Daisy reads for families impacted by MS

Four-year-old Daisy is one of 686 ACT children participating in this year’s MS Readathon, which inspires kids to read as much as...

CBR Gals Network Connect-up Gala

CBR Gals Network Connect-up Gala, Hotel Realm. Photos: Denholm Samaras. More socials:
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An ode to the turtleneck

An ode to one of the greatest trans-seasonal pieces around, the turtleneck. Imogen top $99 cazincthelabel.com.au Crochet...

What we’re talking about: Country Road re-opens

Country Road re-opens after an extensive revamp, and the new-look store boasts a series of ‘green’ credentials that are easy on the eye and the environment.

Hues of blues

Navy, aqua, royal or cobalt? Nothing says sunny days and warm nights like a classic colour combination of blue hues.

How fashion stitched together a community

Saloon Design House, on Braidwood’s main street, has become a part of the fabric of the country town’s community.

Maddison Brown: Style file

You may have seen Maddison Brown on screen starring in Strangerland opposite Nicole Kidman, or in the Netflix remake of the classic Dynasty.

Christmas in July style

We could all use a little festive cheer right now, so why not bring some Christmas spirit into your wardrobe?
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Canberra Business Chamber’s Business After Business Networking event

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

CBR Gals Network Connect-up Gala

CBR Gals Network Connect-up Gala, Hotel Realm. Photos: Denholm Samaras. More socials:

Lucy Sugerman Sunday Sessions

Lucy Sugerman Sunday Sessions, part of the We Love Local festival at Tallagandra Hill Winery, Gundaroo.

Sculptures at the Vineyard launch

Sculptures at the Vineyard launch, Tallagandra Hill Winery, Gundaroo. More socials:

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.
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