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Comedy - Jason Byrne - You Name The Show!

Fri 26 Sep He's not joking - well, OK, he is joking as he's a comedian and that's the single defining feature of the job, but he's not joking about the show-naming:...

Music - Jimmy Eat World: Futures anniversary tour

Sat 22 Nov Ten years on from the release of their seminal album Futures, their fifth, the quartet from Mesa, Arizona are swinging through Australia on an anniversary...

Best of Canberra – parma taste off

This week our taste test took us in search of Canberra’s Best Parma, or chicken parmigiana for those not in the ‘know. Nominations gave us two favourites – Edgar’s Inn in Ainslie and Shorty’s Bar in the City. Taste tests were undertaken over lunch times, with Edgar’s Inn up first. For those of you who haven’t [...]

Injury forces McCabe into early retirement

Pat McCabe will announce his retirement from rugby on Thursday following a third break to his C1 vertebrae. McCabe suffered the injury while playing against the All Blacks for the Qantas Wallabies in Auckland on Saturday night. The University of Canberra Brumbies back has been a part of the fulltime squad since 2010, having arrived in [...]

Music - Holy Holy

Sat 01 Nov Holy Holy – that's Brisbane's Timothy Carroll and Melbourne's Oscar Dawson – have been on a steady rise to prominence since they released their debut...

Music - Sunbeam Sound Machine

Sat 20 Sep Dreamy pop music courtesy of a garage down Melbourne way – what isn't there to love? Multi-instrumentalist Nick Sowersby, aka Sunbeam Sound Machine,...

Music - Iceage

Wed 17 Sep It's been a long time coming, but Copenhagen's Iceage are on their way to town for a free show – their first ever in the country – that will rock...

Yes it’s Father’s Day next Sunday

Spring has sprung, birds are chirping. Days are warmer, skies bluer, and soon winter will have washed away. And what better way to celebrate then by giving Dad happy socks and a Bunning’s gift card to show him how much you love him. Haven’t spoken to Dad much lately? Then perhaps a scratchy to sweeten the [...]

Search warrants reveal drugs, weapon and steroids

ACT Policing Criminal Investigations detectives executed search warrants on a vehicle and residence as part of Taskforce Nemesis targeting the criminal activities of outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCGs). The first search warrant executed on a residence in Casey resulted in an amount of anabolic steroids being located and seized. The second search warrant on a vehicle located a [...]

Film - The Matrix + Inception

Fri 24 Oct I Heart Retro brings together two classics of existential sci-fi action this October. The Matrix (1999) is the Wachowskis' masterpiece, an enormously...

Seven aggravated robberies linked to one offender

ACT Policing Criminal Investigations Detectives believe seven aggravated robberies which were committed this year are linked. Police believe one man is responsible for the armed robberies of five small businesses across Canberra, and two in Queanbeyan, since April, based on descriptions provided by witnesses and modus operandi. About 6.45pm on Sunday 13 April a man entered the [...]

CRDL’s Third double header – 20 September

The CRDL home season is rolling on with unstoppable force, with the third double header of the season, and the last before the final, set to take place on the 20th of September. This home season is continuing to prove that in derby, anything can happen, with a complete reversal of last season’s standings. Last [...]

Queensland Places – Coen

The name of the town of Coen is said to have been derived from the Cape York Peninsula river of the same name.  The river was originally named by the Dutch navigator Jan Carstensz, during his 1623 voyage through the region, in honour of the then Governor of the Dutch East Indies. In the period [...]

Road Rage in Canberra – Just CALM DOWN!!

I’ve done a lot of stupid things in cars and on motorbikes in my life. I’ve driven drunk on numerous occasions; I’ve pushed a car past 200 KMs per hour; and once, I attempted to jump over a small dam on my little XR 75… I didn’t… quite… make it. However, I’ve never had an [...]

Cub Calloway, The Feldons & the Crossbones @ Smiths

[ 12 September 2014; 8:00 pm; ] A night of rock and roll for you at Smiths Alternative. Cub Calloway (ex Saints), modrockers the Feldons and rockabilly kings the Crossbones are teaming up to give you a night of solid, joyous, old school rock and roll. See you there... When: Friday 12 September Time: 8.00pm Where: Smiths Alternative, 76 Alinga street Tickets $10 at the door.

Would you buy a non-fluffy house in a fluffy area?

We are looking to buy property in the Woden area and have seen a couple of suitable ones in Garran and Curtin. Been doing some research on Mr Fluffy and I see Curtin is a Mr Fluffy “hotspot”. All the houses we are looking at are non-fluffy but I’m curious to get opinions: Would you buy a house [...]

July 2014 – ACT & Queanbeyan Monthly Property Market Wrap

The weekly Allhomes ACT & Queanbeyan Property Market Wrap has been well-received by Rioters and we’re pleased to now offer a more in-depth analysis of the current property market for the Canberra and Queanbeyan regions. These detailed reports will be posted monthly so keep an eye out for the August 2014 Property Market Wrap coming soon [...]

Surry Hills Eating House, Surry Hills

Duck tongues. You can go quackers over them at the newest addition to the Spice I Am family, Surry Hills Eating House. Barely a month old, it's opened up in the spot once occupied by Harry's Chilli Crab. Relax. Harry's hasn't closed down. Show More Summary

Music - Stephen Cummings

Thu 18 Sep Back in 2009, Stephen Cummings wrote a fine memoir about his time in the Sports. Will It Be Funny Tomorrow, Billy? documented each epic disappointment...

Around Town - Night Noodle Markets 2014

10-26 Oct It has all the appeal of a hawker market and the atmosphere of a summer festival – the Night Noodle Markets return in October as part of Good Food month....

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