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On the market: Former Breadalbane pub steeped in history

This circa 1878 country manor in the Southern Tablelands is up for grabs, steeped in history and surrounded by countryside. The Historic Royal Breadalbane has been lovingly restored to its former glory by...

New funding to help local heritage projects

Applications are now open for the 2021–22 ACT Heritage Grants Program; $387,000 is available to conserve and promote the Territory’s history.

Anzac Hall closes in preparation for demolition

The Federal Parliament last week approved the almost $500 million project to knock down and replace the War Memorial's 20-year-old Anzac Hall.

ACT Heritage Library exhibition: The Art of the Story Circle

The ACT Heritage Library is hosting its first exhibition since the arrival of the pandemic, showcasing more than 100 Canberrans' stories.

Where heritage meets modern

On one of Goulburn’s most sought-after streets, this three-bedroom home, dubbed ‘Hawthorn’, stands bursting with character and charm.

Braidwood Heritage Centre to boost bushfire recovery

More than just a “pie stop” on the way to the coast, the NSW town of Braidwood will soon showcase its heritage best in a new tourist attraction, thanks to funding from the Bushfire Local Economic Recovery Fund.

United Arab Emirates Heritage Day reception

Canberra Weekly's social photos at the UAE Heritage Day reception, Embassy of the United Arab Emirates, Canberra. Photos: Kerrie Brewer

Grants to promote and preserve ACT heritage

The ACT Government has announced $376, 251 worth of funding towards 21 projects preserving and promoting the Territory’s history.

Heritage grants focus on online, residential dwellings

Applications for the 2020-21 ACT Heritage Grants Program are now open, targeting projects that will “move Canberra’s history online”. “This year we’re asking for proposals that are developed in line with current social...

Long wait for heritage nominations

With 88 heritage nominations waiting to be assessed for the ACT Heritage Register, the Canberra Liberals have questioned the ACT Government’s commitment to preserving heritage and places. As at 22 August, the nominations...

Heritage Festival revisits the space age

While the space race was beneficial to scientific progress, it also had a lasting impact on our way of living, fashion and design – all of which will be explored during this...

Route and heritage concerns over light rail stage two

The ACT Government will pursue the proposed light rail stage two route from the City to Woden via Barton, despite concerns raised by the Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and...

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