Latest ACT News
Emma Macdonald 11:41 PM The ACT government has signed a variation on the Territory Plan for the University of Canberra to proceed with its estimated $1 billion campus redevelopment.
Henry Belot and Emma Kelly 10:33 PM An 18-year-old former Radford College student who disappeared while jogging near Bendigo on Wednesday afternoon has been found alive by police.
Michael Inman and Emma Kelly 9:55 PM Another witness at the Royal Commission into Trade Unions was arrested in Canberra on Wednesday.
Liam Mannix and Marissa Calligeros 9:51 PM Missing teenage jogger found in Bendigo
Kimberley Le Lievre 9:46 PM Nominations are now open for the Fred Hollows humanity award to recognise year 6 students who show care and compassion in their everyday lives.
Noel Towell 9:16 PM Synchrotron rejects union allegations that workers were threatened
Henry Belot 11:30 PM Close to 90 percent of car accidents with animals on ACT roads last year involved kangaroos, with most accidents occurring during July and August.
Kirsten Lawson 11:30 PM Michael Koundouris is fighting a rectification order issued by the ACT government over leaks in a Turner apartment building, in a case believed to be the most time-consuming on record in the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
Henry Belot 7:58 PM A 13-year-old boy is in hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run outside a school in north Canberra on Thursday morning, police say.
Megan Doherty 11:30 PM Canberra woman Anne-Sophie Hermann will be speaking at the National Library of Australia on Friday at 12.30pm about the foundation she co-founded, Buk Bilong Pikinini (books for children), which has opened 17 libraries across Papua New Guinea.
7:37 PM Competition watchdog starts investigation into alleged cartel conduct in Canberra's construction industry.
Eleanor Mackay 11:30 PM To design your own jewellery and have it available for wear straight away seems futuristic, but this week that expectation became reality at the University of Canberra.
Lin Yin 11:30 PM Imagine if you needed to ask for help, but couldn't speak, write, point, or control your hands. How would you communicate?
Eleanor Mackay 6:54 PM Students at Torrens Primary School, along with the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects and University of Canberra architecture students, have designed a new school courtyard.
Natasha Rudra 6:11 PM The story of six boys who were locked in an apartment for years.
Emma Macdonald 5:40 PM Queanbeyan City Council will defer rates and some essential services payments for homes affected by Mr Fluffy.
Christopher Knaus 5:12 PM Opposition to a new Woolworths at Giralang continues four years after redevelopment approval.
Dan Bigna 3:47 PM For a long time Tilley's hosted great touring acts: here's hoping it becomes a performance space once again.
Ian Warden 11:45 PM Not every eligible man yet to enlist was a cowardly milksop, Broken Hill's Barrier Miner growled 100 years ago today.
Henry Belot 1:57 PM Police treating fire that destroyed a refuge house in Narrabundah as suspicious.
1:32 PM About 230 students have been evacuated from Kaleen High School after a fire started in a toilet block.
1:11 PM Damien Leith performed his self-penned, one-man cabaret play called The Parting Glass: An Irish Journey at The Street Theatre on July 18.
12:11 PM La Folie Douce, a group of DJs, singers and dancers incorporating cabaret mixed with street theatre, will provide a series of free high-energy, high-altitude, show-stopping performances to Australia during Thredbo's 25th Top2Bottom weekend in August.
12:10 PM Drag competition is coming to Canberra. So You Think You Can Drag is an amateur drag competition designed to give stage space to aspiring kings and queens. August 15 at the Gorman Arts Centre, Braddon. Tickets $25 available from trybooking.com.
12:09 PM This week we have only one double pass to see Australian hip-hop artist Hau Latukefu .
12:08 PM Canberra Times and Fairfax Media photographer Rohan Thomson has been awarded a Young Walkley for his photography and video work.
12:07 PM Plan a musical night out.