Arts / Cavs join Kulture Break in music venture

CANBERRA Cavalry and Kulture Break have formed a partnership which will see singers and musicians from the Canberra-based youth charity services provider perform on...

‘Masterchef’ tops the week’s ratings

Top 20 programs for the week to July 7 # Program, Channel, Audience 1 MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA SUN, SC TEN 55,772 2 HAMISH & ANDY’S EURO GAP YEAR,...

Fashfest 2015, Night Two

NIGHT two of Fashfest again showcased the strength and style of the capital’s diverse fashion designers. One by one, designers launched new collections that...

Canberrans keen on the casino, according to casino research

AQUIS Entertainment CEO Jessica Mellor says only one in five Canberrans oppose the proposed new integrated city entertainment precinct despite a vicious fear campaign...

Woman robbed at knifepoint in Curtin

A WOMAN was robbed at knifepoint by two men in Curtin early this morning.  About 6.15am the 41-year-old woman was at Curtin shops when she was...

Edgy Friday night Fashfest wows

Words: Annie Brown. Photography: Andrew Campbell.  AFTER receiving rave reviews for its first two nights, Fashfest had high expectations to meet for its Friday night showing....

New owners for Benedict House

IN what she billed as  the “Changing of the Guard at Benedict House,” retiring owner of the historic Queanbeyan former convent, Kate Shelton, yesterday...

Don’t worry, be massaged!

SCHOOL mornings can be stressful. My kids have PhDs in passive resistance. Getting them fed, dressed and teeth cleaned is a challenge and, sometimes,...

Yikes, the call of God!

IT is a bit of a worry how, in the general cacophony of daily family life, sometimes really quite big issues can get overlooked. The...

A trip to the QT lounge, a strange journey

Back at the end of June a strange delivery arrived for me at "CityNews" palatial offices. A black envelope sealed in red wax? How intriguing! The...

Canberra architects build their way to national awards

THE revamped Monaro Mall at the Canberra Centre was one of only three Canberra buildings awarded at the Australian Institute of Architects’ National Architecture Awards...

Puppets help Patsy spin a yarn

  ARMED with a zany puppet for every occasion and a genuine love of storytelling, Patsy Allan knows how to spin a yarn. “The face-to-face element...

Art exhibition shows a tonne of hope

TUGGERANONG Arts Centre’s hugely successful "Messengers" program is turning 18 and it'll be celebrating with a collection of student work today (November 15). Messengers...

Frog reaches for the stars

FREYLA FERGUSON discovers that when you want to know anything about music, there’s only one man to go to.

War Memorial salutes local heroes

In a special Centenary exhibition, the Australian War Memorial gives a rare salute to Canberra’s military heritage. STEPHEN EASTON reports

Westside Acton Park to be open in a month?

Above is the "Westside Acton Park" as it appears on their website. The developers behind it, known as the "Stomping Ground Collective" have been out...

Couple gets a hit from happy hours

WANT to know where the happy hours specials are in Canberra, but don’t know where to look? Married couple, IT specialist Louis and web developer...

Canberrans walk for Mother Languages

TOMORROW, Saturday February 21, is the UNESCO-proclaimed International Mother Language Day, and Canberrans are planning to celebrate in style with a walk around Lake...

Howard Library opens in Canberra

FORMER Prime Minister John Howard and members of his family are in town today (December 4) for the opening of the new "Howard Library"...

Cartoon / Dose of Dorin

Cartoonist PAUL DORIN enlists help for Santa and his list.





Breaking: Five new virus cases confirmed

BREAKING: Five more coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the ACT, bringing the number of cases to 44. 


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