Latest ACT News
Jil Hogan 5:41 PM Your guide to what's going on around the capital this weekend.
5:22 PM We chat to Perth hip-hop singer Mathas.
5:14 PM What's on in Canberra's art scene
Peter Haynes 5:13 PM The three artists currently exhibiting at PhotoAccess have each been the recipient of an ANU School of Art Emerging Artist Support Scheme Award and have had a year-long residency at PhotoAccess.
5:13 PM Canberra-born performer James Batchelor is among eight artists vying for the 2016 Keir Choreographic Award.
Jennifer Gall 5:12 PM Visitors to Lanyon Homestead will hear the sound of mid-Victorian settler family life – a world in which the piano was the powerful voice of cultural values.
Alexandra Back 4:40 PM An elderly Canberra woman was grieving for her husband of 64 years. Then when thieves committed a 'cowardly' crime.
Katie Burgess, Emily Barton 2:13 PM Close to 30 fires burning across NSW as southern part of the state and the ACT gets lashed with hot, gale-force winds.
Kate Kingsmill 1:37 PM Band leader wants to keep writing songs, hanging out and recording music, long into the rest of his life.
Kirsten Lawson 1:00 PM Despite being up against factional power plays, the Fluffy campaigner says having so many candidates in the race "only bolstered democracy".
Kimberley Le Lievre 12:09 PM Queanbeyan residents could have access to a water play park at the aquatic centre by next summer. .
9:48 AM The news, traffic and weather to get you up to speed.
Katie Burgess 7:01 AM Fourteen of Canberra's busiest people lost the combined weight of an industrial truck tyre to prove anyone can make time to improve their health.
Alexandra Back 10:39 PM A first petrol station for the Molonglo Valley is one step closer after its site was sold at auction on Wednesday for $5.75 million, well over the reserve.
Lee Gaskin 9:48 PM It's the $1 million sand pit in the northern suburbs of Canberra that continues to divide opinions.
Alexandra Back 9:00 PM A Canberra businesswoman has been honoured for her work connecting people with a disability with well-paid jobs.
Emma Macdonald 7:45 PM Eight public servants within the ACT Education Directorate have been disciplined over their role in Canberra's autism cage scandal.
Two people have been injured in a motorcycle crash on the Snowy Mountains Highway.
Tom McIlroy The National Trust has slammed fast tracked demolition plans for the Northbourne Avenue public housing precinct, calling Planning Minister Mick Gentleman's decision predictable and disappointing.
Kirsten Lawson Government is paying removal costs and electricity and phone connections for Northbourne tenants
Ian Warden 11:45 PM The needles on our Surrealometer and Astonishometer were whizzing.
Women will be given the money they need to escape family violence, through Victorian state government grants of up to $7000 to be made available immediately.
Emma Macdonald Two students from the Riverina and Wagga Wagga region will receive $10,500 each over a three-year degree to support their accommodation at Burgmann College.
Ian Warden Canberrans may scoff at the prospect of Siberian weather in late November, but 100 years ago this week, a horrified Queanbeyan Age and Queanbeyan Observer shuddered under the unseasonable weather.
Katie Burgess Fate of the two dogs who were turned over to authorities after killing two family pets in a Canberra suburb remains uncertain.
Sasha Grishin Rex Nan Kivell's quirkiness made him into one of the great benefactors for Australian colonial art.
Ten teachers were removed from a school building after the smell of smoke was detected.
Two Canberra men to appear before a regional court after being caught driving a stolen car with lifted number plates.
Hundreds of travellers evacuated from Canberra airport as part of training drill.
Images released of three people believed to be involved in two burglaries in Barton.
A woman suffered burns to her arm when a gas cylinder on a barbecue exploded at Canberra home.