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Kings Cross’s younger sibling

5 minutes agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Has Canberra’s squeaky clean reputation of being the perfect place to raise a family been tarnished… and what can we do to fix it? Residents of Canberra are typically more worried about a five minute traffic jam then being afraid of walking alone at night. With the recent violent incident at the front of a popular Canberra night [...]

Film - The Inbetweeners 2

Six years after the launch of the original Inbetweeners TV series, what are these four idiots currently in between, exactly? Maturity and middle...

Studio Underground – A season of secret theatre at the Canberra Youth Theatre

1 hour agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

[ 28 August 2014; 7:30 pm; 29 August 2014; 7:30 pm; 30 August 2014; 7:30 pm; ] Come and join us in the Underground... The Canberra Youth Theatre Teen and Senior Ensembles have been bringing their considerable talents to bear for STUDIO...Show More Summary

Film - The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

The title isn’t the only rambling, unwieldy thing about this lightweight absurdist comedy, an adaptation of a 2009 novel and already a hit in Sweden...

P-plate driver caught drink driving again

1 hour agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing apprehended a 28-year-old Queanbeyan man for drink driving after his vehicle mounted a gutter on London Circuit, City last night (August 20). About 11.25pm, police travelling in an unmarked vehicle on London Circuit were overtaken by a Ford Falcon travelling at excessive speed. The vehicle lost control prior to skidding towards the curb, mounting the [...]

How would Canberra deal with an ebola outbreak?

1 hour agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Our friends have been frightening each other on Facebook by following the news about the recent ebola outbreak in Africa and speculating about how we would fare if it came to Australia. We heard from some local experts, Professor Peter Collignon AM, Infectious Diseases Physician and Microbiologist at Canberra Hospital, about the resources Canberra has [...]

Real estate’s best and brightest play the long game

2 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

As homeowners demand increasingly high levels of service from their real estate agents, the best in the industry are playing the long game and focusing on building client relationships. Independent Property Group Woden and Weston Creek’s Jonathan Charles is one such agent. The winner of the REIACT 2014 Residential Salesperson of the Year Award says patience [...]

Late fees for parking fines not justfied

2 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

It is interesting that we are attacking the banks and now the telcos over late payment fees when our own local government can be included. I deservedly incurred a parking fine of $91 and forgot to pay it on time. For my troubles I am hit by an administrative charge of $34. This is over 33% [...]

Little Red at Belconnen Community Centre

2 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

[ 12 September 2014; 7:00 pm; 13 September 2014; 2:00 pm; 7:00 pm; 14 September 2014; 1:00 pm; ] A new locally produced show is coming to the Belconnen Community Centre in September. Little Red is a cautionary tale based on the familiar 'Little Red Riding Hood'. Show More Summary

Homelessness in Canberra and Elvis

2 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

At the end of last year my girlfriend and I were walking down one of the main drags of Montevideo, Uruguay. I smelt pot in the air, and as the crowd thickened so did the smoke. President of Uruguay José Alberto, affectionately known as ‘Pepe’, had just legalised the use of marijuana. He has also [...]

Do Dee Paidang Thai Noodle Bar and Cafe, Haymarket Chinatown

So you think you can eat chilli? You haven’t met the Do Dee Super Nova. It’s the hottest tom yum soup on the menu at Do Dee Paidang, the third branch of this buzzing Thai eatery to open in Sydney. The new Haymarket branch joins outlets...Show More Summary

Theatre - The Anzac Project

02 Apr 2015-10 May 2015 These two one-act plays, each written by an accomplished TV writer, were commissioned by Ensemble to commemorate the Gallipoli Anniversary, and will by...

Kids - Fluff

26-30 Sep Bringing physical comedy, song and multimedia together in one upbeat show, this cheeky production tells the story of the Gingham family, who are all very...

Shopping - Zimmermann warehouse sale

28-30 Aug The much-anticipated three-day warehouse sale from Zimmermann will include up to 80 per cent off styles from the Ringmaster collection and past season...

Clubs - Hot Dub Time Machine: Biggest. Tour. Ever.

Fri 10 Oct A voice booms from the speakers: “Hot Dub engaged. Time travel initiated. Five, four, three, two” – and the first notes of ‘Rock Around the Clock’...

Clubs - Full Up

Thu 21 Aug Full Up is Goodgod’s new Thursday night party in collaboration with the new eatery Jonkanoo. Hosted by Mikey Glamour, each week will feature selections...

Man arrested; assault in Civic apartment

19 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing has arrested a 34-year-old Ainslie man following the assault of a woman at a City residence on the evening of Wednesday, August 13. About 9.20pm, a male entered the apartment complex on Coranderrk Street, Canberra City, and requested entry to an apartment. After a dispute with a female resident of the apartment, the male [...]

Stop laughing, this is serious

If, as the old political karma argument goes, we get the politicians we deserve, a lot of you must have been spending your time listening to gangsta rap and bad mouthing your country. The PUP leader and member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer...Show More Summary

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