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Dinosaur museum ready to come back to life

The National Dinosaur Museum will be open for business from this Saturday, after a two-month closure due to COVID-19.  

Canberra cafes and restaurants reopen to reduced numbers

From Saturday 16 May, a select number of Canberra's cafes, restaurants and other eateries welcomed diners for the first time since March.

Hospitality outlets forced to adapt to extensive restrictions

Hospitality owners are having to think and adapt quickly to COVID-19 restrictions that limit cafes, bars and restaurants to serving takeaway only.

Jigsaw puzzles could solve photographer’s dilemma

With the PM calling jigsaw puzzles an ‘essential item’, a Canberra landscape photographer has launched a new range of jigsaws featuring his own photographs.

How Canberra businesses are innovating during shutdowns

Whether it’s a café curating healthy hampers or pantry packs, a gin joint turning its liquor into medical-grade hand sanitiser, or a...

Jamala Wildlife Lodge reopens for locals only

If you’ve ever dreamed of a safari experience where you feel almost alone with 200 zoo animals, now is your golden opportunity...

Ten-diner limit is ‘pre-season’ for the clubs

Canberra Southern Cross Club CEO Ian Mackay says re-opening venues for dining-in is like a “pre-season” for the clubs, to ensure they are ready once restrictions lift further to allow more patrons.

Canberra, get your hands on home-grown sanitiser

As hand sanitiser supplies dwindled, local distilleries turned to making product for frontline health workers, and now the public can get their hands on it.

Unprecedented COVID-19 crisis cripples local businesses

Other than supermarkets and chemists, many local businesses have suffered a sharp downturn due to the impact of coronavirus on community behaviour.

Tuggeranong Woolworths trading hours cut to 11am-6pm

Woolworths at South.Point Tuggeranong is one of 41 Woolies stores across the country that will have its trading hours reduced to 11am to 6pm from 26 March.

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