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Public health alert: heatwave conditions in Canberra

Canberrans and visitors to the national capital are being warned to prepare for heatwave conditions forecast for the ACT this weekend and the increased risk of heat-related stress and illness.

10 of the best restaurants in Canberra for Valentine’s Day

Looking to book a table for two for Valentine’s Day this year? Here's ten of the best restaurants in Canberra for date night.

2021 ACT public holidays, school terms and Daylight Saving dates

CW has rounded up the list of ACT public holidays, school terms and Daylight Saving Time dates in 2021 so you don’t have to.

Canberra ranked as world’s fifth healthiest city

A new study has revealed Canberra is the fifth healthiest city in the world to live in, while Australia was ranked the 27th country worldwide. Based on ranking factors of life expectancy, cost...

Hailstorm anniversary: ACT emergency services well prepared for La Niña

A year ago, Canberra suffered the worst hailstorm to hit an Australian city since 1999, inflicting $638 million worth of damage.

The great outdoors: seven of Canberra’s best beer gardens

When Canberrans get a whiff of warmer weather we are out, in force, strolling around Lake Burley Griffin, hiking up Mount Ainslie or taking to the lake for various water sports. But...

Free or low-cost family adventures in Canberra this summer

Free or low-cost family adventures in Canberra this summer If you’re looking for free or affordable family entertainment these summer holidays, CW’s school holiday adventure guide will have you tripping the parliamentary triangle,...

Summer holiday activity guide

Whether you’re planning a staycation or getaway over the summer break, check out our holiday activity guide to find fun activities.

High-profile lawyer and accountant arrested in major organised crime investigation

Following a raid on a Canberra law firm today, a 54-year-old man and a 47-year-old man have been arrested for facilitating large quantities of cash and laundering the proceeds of crime. ACT Policing...

‘Shrek the Musical’ to come to Canberra in February

Put Smashmouth on repeat and bust out the green face paint because Canberra Theatre will ‘get the show on’ in February 2021 when Shrek the Musical takes the stage.

Saving the world for his children: Andrew Braddock’s first speech

Environmental engineer and former public servant Andrew Braddock, Yerrabi's new Green MLA, believes his children's future is at stake.

Your guide to Canberra’s best Christmas lights 2020

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Canberra, particularly in those suburbs where residents have gone above and beyond – up some very steep ladders – to craft brilliant Christmas light displays!