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Witnesses sought to two armed robberies in Belconnen

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to two armed robberies that occurred last night (Monday, March 23) in Belconnen. Around 9.45pm two males smashed the locked front glass door at Kingsley’s Chicken, Rae Street, and entered, armed with knives. One male guarded three customers, who were still inside the restaurant, while the other entered the kitchen area, taking [...]

Gungahlin traffic woes

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Is anyone else finding the daily commute out of Gungahlin difficult? My concerns are, as the population of the district increases the amount of traffic on the roads will only increase.  Horse Park Dr, parts of Flemington Rd are single lane – not sufficient for the morning volumes of traffic.  Compared to Tuggeranong and Belconnen, Gungahlin [...]

Best of Canberra – Hot Cross Buns

3 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

It’s that time of year when the shops fill up with chocolate eggs and hot cross buns are the feature of weekend breakfast. Actually, it’s been that time of year since chocolate bunnies replaced Christmas decorations in early January. But only now, with Easter a few weeks away, it is appropriate to wake up to the [...]

Era vintage bridal is moving

This was entirely predictable because this shop was in absolutely the wrong location. Era is moving to a more modest location in a shared space space off Smith St. … This post was first published on Fitzroyalty. © Brian Ward.

Theatre - Shakespeare by the Bay

10-12 Apr Easter school holidays are no excuse for keeping culture from the kids. That's why Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel, in partnership with Bard on the Beach and...

Sport & Outdoor - The Championships

Wed 01 Apr After last year’s successful launch, the Championships return for a second year of spectacle. Over two days, you can watch a dozen races featuring the...

Clubs - Total Giovanni

Sat 25 Apr Total Giovanni will be channeling their nu-disco vibes when they hit Goodgod in support of their new single, 'Paradise'. Expect funky chord progressions...

Around Town - Wall Ball Championship - Golden Hand II

Sat 04 Apr Self-dubbed ‘joke sports administrator’ Scott Mitchell is rallying for an energetic crowd to watch the second national wall ball championship at Red...

Music - Reece Mastin

Fri 12 Jun Mastin will head out on his Rebel and the Reason tour in support of his new single and forthcoming five track EP.   

Restaurants - Brunch of Fun

Sat 11 Apr Head to Waterloo on Sat Apr 11 where Mojo is swinging open the doors and hosting a brunch party and snack market. In addition to treats and breakfast...

Clubs - Alison Wonderland Warehouse Project 2.0

Sat 06 Jun Wonderland fans, stop reading this and go and buy your ticket, because these shows will sell out fast. The Sydney pocket rocket powered through 2014 with...

Bars & Pubs - Bruce Kulick (KISS) at Frankie's

Mon 23 Mar Sure, it might be a Monday night, but rock'n'roll waits for no woman or man. Summon your party gods (or your friends who don't worry about how late they...

Art - YININMADYEMI Thou Didst Let Fall launch

Tue 31 Mar Hyde Park South has been chosen as the site for a new piece of art from Tony Albert that aims to acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men...

Restaurants - Ben and Jerry's Free Cone Day

Tue 14 Apr Every April since 1979, ice cream brand Ben and Jerry’s chooses a day to give out its creations for free. Yes, you read that correctly: free. This year...

Restaurants - L’Americano Espresso Bar

It’s not every day that a great café opens up inside a store. But then, L'Americano Espresso Bar isn't your run-of-the-mill, everyday café. Judged...

Restaurants - Chef's Tales

12-26 Apr Fancy a Sunday lunch like no other? You got it, because Federico Zanellato of LuMi and Clayton Wells (ex-Momofuku Sei?bo) are joining forces to cook...

Shopping - IKEA - Tempe

Whatever hour you pop by this sprawling Sydney outpost of the popular Swedish homewares chain, you're bound to find it buzzing. Families, couples, singles...

Around Town - Hide and Seek at IKEA

Sat 23 May What started as an innocuous Facebook event has exploded into a large-scale version of the popular children's game – and so far, an astonishing 29,000...

Two men arrested for aggravated burglary

4 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing arrested two men last night (Sunday, March 22) in Harrison for aggravated burglary following a report of a disturbance. About 8.10pm the two men, aged 18 and 23, are alleged to have entered a home in Harrison and confronted a resident regarding the ownership of a car. The males threatened the resident while demanding [...]

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