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Repairs to a water main in the city means lane closure on Cooyong Street

4 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

The ACT Government wishes to advise motorists and other road users there will be lane closures to a short section of Cooyong Street in the City this Saturday 22 November 2014, to allow ACTEW Water to make crucial repairs to a water main. The works will only affect the westbound section of Cooyong Street between Mort [...]

Chief Police Officer urges community to support Men in Uniform stalls

4 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Chief Police Officer for the ACT Rudi Lammers is urging the community to support the Men in Uniform stalls from 10am-2pm tomorrow (Saturday November 22) and donate to the White Ribbon Foundation by purchasing merchandise and swearing the oath. Chief Police Officer for the ACT Rudi Lammers – a White Ribbon Ambassador – said [...]

if you want this job you will give up your rights to privacy and free speech

I recently applied, and attended an interview, for an online community manager role at a prominent Melbourne based company that operates an online market for digital goods including software and media. Let’s call them Embargo. A few days after the interview I received a phone call from the company.… This post was first published on Fitzroyalty. © Brian Ward.

Clubs - Weekend Warm Up

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Clubs - Return to Rio

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Dancing to a union tune in the senate

THERE’S a long-held view that lunacy prevails across the nation from Melbourne Cup Day to Australia Day.

Flowers on Scrivener Dam?

4 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Did something happen on Scrivener Dam? I noticed flowers there yesterday and this morning? Col

Music - Paolo Nutini

Tue 31 Mar 2015 Scottish-born Paolo Nutini gives good throwback: his raspy, soulful voice recalls the greats of blue-eyed soul, and his arrangements are the stuff of...

Music - Teen Sensations

Fri 05 Dec Frontman Jeremy Neale – late of bands like Velociraptor and Lovely Legs – has lined up with a new group of guys to form Teen Sensations, a surf-rock...

Has anyone got a school survey yet?

4 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

The Canberra Times had an article last week that the Minister has launched a survey about ACT schools and that parents would receive details about the survey from their school. My kid’s schools doesn’t seem to know anything about it. Does anyone know anything else about this or if there a web link or something?

Comedy - Comedy by Candlelight

19-20 Dec Happy Endings' annual Christmas cracker edition features eight top comics in back-to-back bite-sized sets, including Tommy Dean, Chris Wainhouse, Cam...

Restaurants - Bring in the New Year with style and views

Wed 31 Dec New Year’s Eve Under the Stars For the first time ever, you’re invited to ring in the New Year at Tarpeian Way North, adjacent to Bennelong Point...

ABC is happy to lie in low attack on PM

THE uniformly Leftist reporting of the Abbott government by the ABC and Fairfax Media is either maliciously and mendaciously obtuse or just plain malicious.

Bars & Pubs - U.S.Ale

Wed 26 Nov In tribute to Thanksgiving, we’re bringing Marrickville brewers Batch Brewing Co. to the newly reopened Keg & Brew in...

Around Town - Dear Pluto Speed Dating Party

Tue 09 Dec Dear Pluto's Emma Daniels is a whiz at organising speed-dating parties. Shantan Wantan Ichiban mans the decks and these tend to sell out faster than you...

Restaurants - Parkmeats by Pub Life Kitchen

Sun 23 Nov As if it wasn't enough that the Pub Life Kitchen has moved into the Lord Wolseley to bring experimental burgers and good times to the hungry punters of...

Bars & Pubs - Knox Street Bar

Entry through a garage door on Knox Street to find a fun-loving small bar complete with pinball machine, dark corners to escape to and a cocktail wheel...

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