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Overall calls out town bullies

Opponents of the Bungendore High School have been accused of trolling the new school's Facebook page, making disparaging comments about the project and its staff.

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Overall calls out town bullies

Opponents of the Bungendore High School have been accused of trolling the new school's Facebook page, making disparaging comments about the project and its staff.

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Whitlam opens first playground

Whitlam's first playground 'Blue Poles park' has been officially opened today (August 18), offering a water-play area, native shrubs and boulders.

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Letters

Leeches on the move from creeks to our doorsteps!

Letter writer ROSS KELLY, of Monash, says: "It seems the recent wet spell has created permanently damp ground that has allowed leeches to migrate hundreds of metres from creeks and storm drains, to our doorsteps." That's right, leeches! 

Opinion

The real deal on electric cars is in the Congo

"While most of us look forward to having access to an affordable electric vehicle, there is a serious human rights issue that needs to be considered as society makes the switch.," says "Canberra Matters" columnist PAUL COSTIGAN. 

Arts

Film

Movie review / ‘Good Luck to You, Leo Grande’

"It’s certainly not the first mainstream movie to acknowledge that women have orgasms. But it’s very likely the first to discuss them with this degree of honesty and truth". DOUGAL MACDONALD reviews "Good Luck to You, Leo Grande".

Music

Orchestra’s exquisitely crafted music, finely played

"Maybe it is the joy audiences see on the player's faces, but it is certainly the quality of the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra's performance that makes its music something to treasure". Strong words from reviewer ROB KENNEDY.

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Dining

Exotic Indian flavours down by the lake

The diversity of Indian cuisine is mind-blowing; the colours are vibrant, spices exotic and smells sensational. At 7 by the lake, Kingston Foreshore, you can explore dishes from seven regions of India, writes dining reviewer WENDY JOHNSON.

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