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Sustainable House Day heads to Dickson

SEE-CHANGE is collaborating with the owners of ‘One of a Kind Apartments’ as part of Sustainable House Day 2015 on Sunday September 13. Established in...
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Your chance to see other people’s solar house triumphs

CANBERRA'S most energy efficient homes will open their doors to the public for the annual Australian Institute of Architects Solar House Day on...
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Volunteers wanted for embassy open days

THE Australian Institute of International Affairs is putting together a team of volunteers to assist at foreign missions around Canberra during the 2015 Windows...

Open Gardens Australia pulling up stumps

THE Open Gardens Australia Board of Directors has decided to make the 2014-2015 season the not-for-profit organisation's last. The decision was made in light of...

Natural finishes and a warm heart

INTERIOR designer Jayne Miller and her architect husband Kevin have created a quirky, cool home full of beautiful old furniture and repurposed treasures with...

Green thumbs gather at Lanyon

WORDS: Kathryn Vukovljak PHOTOS: Silas Brown THE garden at historic Lanyon homestead has never looked better, with its beautiful roses blooming and the huge vegetable garden...

Calthorpe house: the way we were

HOMEOWNERS are usually there to welcome visitors, but when you pop into Calthorpes’ House, on Mugga Way, you’ll find the family’s long gone, eerily...

Anna’s right at home amid the history

HOUSE TOUR Photos by Silas Brown

Big things from a small renovation

HOUSE TOUR Words: Kathryn Vukovljak Photos: Silas Brown WITH a sunken lounge room, concrete kitchen bench top, a vast deck and a pop-out cooker, Shaun...

Modern makeover for red-brick cottage

WITH a family room that was “freezing cold in winter and boiling hot in summer”, Carolyn Langley and Matt Ryan’s red-brick Hackett cottage badly...

Designer’s peaceful ‘resort’

PEACE and tranquillity is the order of the day at interior designer Jennifer Forestier’s classic Yarralumla home. “I see so much pattern and colour in...

Manhattan glamour in Griffith

AMANDA Jorgensen’s comfortable Griffith home is a haven of clean lines, with a sophisticated, restful colour palette, and pops of original art adding colour...

A dream (home) comes true

WITH the wardrobe of every girl’s dreams and a “boys-only” rumpus room complete with well-stocked bar and flat-screen TVs, Mark and Hieu Taylor’s Forde...

Vintage glamour and a seventies vibe

INTERIOR designer and self-confessed eBay queen Erin Cain’s gorgeous home, with accents of glamorous gold and bright pops of lemon and turquoise, “feels like...

Growing old, inexpensively

VAST, high-angled ceilings and clerestory windows make architect Peter Adamson’s sustainable Lyneham home feel huge but, as he says, it’s actually...

Bringing the outside in

AN “airy, light-filled pavillion”, cleverly added to an Ainslie cottage and designed to maximise solar access without impacting on the large garden, has been...

High and mighty renovation

HIGH ceilings with clerestory-style windows to maximise daylight and a family-friendly kitchen feature in Christine Mercer and Martin Wardrop’s contemporary, sustainable extension on their...

Groovy home made for dreams

“IT’S a low-maintenance house, easy to live in but different and groovy, too,” says Tina Hobill of the sculptural, modern Narrabundah home she shares...

Laid-back home of stories, treasures and warm soul

“EVERYTHING here has a history, a soul, a story to it, and I love that,” says Nanette Louchart-Fletcher of her laid-back and welcoming Higgins...

Lisa’s love of mod and whimsy

“MY husband has no interest in decorating – he doesn’t see what the big deal is,” says Lisa Barrett, stay-at-home-mum and the creative mind...





Sutton light plane crash kills two men

The pilot and a passenger were killed in a light plane crash in Sutton yesterday (April 13) afternoon.


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