By Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra BILL Shorten had little practical alternative but to name himself as the person police had been investigating in relation to an alleged rape in the 1980s. The opposition leader told reporters that the “easy option would have been to say nothing”. But that would not have been a sustainable […]
FILLING in for the holidaying Shane Rattenbury, Katy Gallagher today announced the start of a $1.2 million upgrade to the public space at Chapman Shopping Centre. “The upgrade at Chapman Shops will help revitalise the area, providing locals and traders with a safer, more accessible and attractive centre,” Katy said. The upgrade at the shops […]
Cosmopolitan magazine is encouraging people to vote for what they consider to be Australia’s top women. Local ladies in the running are: Lucy Zelic Caroline Buchanan Georgia Hitch Mariam Hakim Anna Flanagan Good luck to them all!
Local author Omar Musa has just updated facebook that his impressive debut novel “Here Come The Dogs”, set in the mean streets of Canberra and Queanbeyan, has sold so well its publishers Penguin are printing another run. It’s a much better result than sitting in the discount bin! If you missed it here’s my review […]
THE team that thrilled nerds across Canberra with the “StarWars” parody “The Empire Strips Back” have gone with the next big thing in Game of Thrones. The burlesque show is coming to the Canberra Theatre on Friday November 14. There’s a teaser trailer to see if its your kind of thing, and they do have […]