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Reminder to avoid large crowds as no new cases recorded

ACT Health is reminding Canberrans to avoid large crowds and maintain physical distancing as the ACT again records no new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

Iconic Hotels announce opening of Abode in Belconnen

Iconic Hotels have announced the 152-room Abode Hotel in Belconnen is set to open in September.

Local developer snaps up Northbourne site for $28m

Property developer JWLand has purchased the Braddon Place site on Northbourne Avenue for $28 million.

Queanbeyan Police bring recruit in off the road

Eight-month-old bare nosed wombat, Ted, has been spending time at the Queanbeyan Police Station after his mother was struck and killed by a car in late June.

Bulky waste collection starts in Gungahlin and Tuggeranong

Bulky waste collection started today in Tuggeranong and Gungahlin, saving many Canberrans a trip to the tip with over 1,100 collections scheduled...

Technology could help with social distancing

Technology to assist with social distancing has been trialled at a recent event at the National Convention Centre Canberra.

Botanic Gardens receives $10m in government funding

The Australian National Botanic Gardens will replace its 60-year-old horticulture maintenance centre and build new fire suppression infrastructure thanks to a Federal Government funding announcement.

Speeding driver ‘too tired’ to watch speed on snow trip

Two drivers have been caught high-range speeding along the Majura Parkway, one of whom claimed they were 'too tired' to notice their speed on a ski trip from Sydney to the NSW snowfields.
Finance Control
Finance Control

Manuka Oval BBL matches released

Manuka Oval will play host to two Sydney Thunder KFC Big Bash League (BBL) matches in the 2020-21 season, bringing the Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat to the Nation’s Capital.

Revised A-League fixture revealed

The FFA today released the updated schedule for the remainder of the 2019/20 A-League season.

Raiders forced into changes for Grand Final rematch

The Canberra Raiders will run out a vastly different side to the one that competed in last year’s decider for their Grand Final rematch.

NRL round 9 review: Bunker blunder and bags of tries

The NRL's round 9 saw the match of the round between the Raiders and Storm marred by a dreadful bunker call and some other games featuring plenty of tries.

A-League to kick-off on Friday after schedule shuffle

The final A-League schedule is expected to be released tomorrow (14 July) with no impact to this weekend’s games and minimal changes except for Melbourne-based teams.

AFL round 6 review: More upsets and a snooze fest

This round continued the unpredictable nature of season 2020 with a few big upsets while every single ‘home’ team won.
Tallagandra Hill Winery
Tallagandra Hill Winery

We Love Local festival unites fine produce and performers

Gundaroo vineyard Tallagandra Hill Winery have decided it was time to start celebrating local artists by establishing the We Love Local Festival.

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.

Canberra’s pop-up drive-in movie season extended

The popular pop-up drive-in cinema at the Questacon carpark has extended its season for an additional week, to 29 July.

Canberra photographer awarded 2020 MACPP

Canberra photographer Judy Parker has won the 2020 Mullins Australian Conceptual Photography Prize (MACPP), for her work Dumpster Sketchbook: Waterside.

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.
Canberra southern Cross Club
Canberra southern Cross Club

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom

It’s Plastic Free July, so it’s the perfect time to take stock of the way we use plastic in our everyday lives.

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!
Upmarket Homes
Upmarket Homes

Gluten-free brew embraces ‘paddock to pint’ philosophy

Local brewer Tim Sides has embraced the ‘paddock to pint’ philosophy when brewing his local gluten-free beers. Sourcing the...

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.
Wisdom Learning
Wisdom Learning

Community activity packs to provide family winter fun

Winter Wonderland Community Activity Packs have rolled out across Canberra today, providing a range of activities and resources as part of Canberra’s Community Recovery plan.

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....
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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