Belconnen

Harsher sentence for Belconnen library molester welcomed by child protection campaigners

Christopher Knaus A harsher sentence for a man who molested a three-year-old at the Belconnen Library has been welcomed by child protection campaigners.

Man caught smearing faeces on play equipment in Belconnen park

The children's play area at John Knight Memorial Park.

Christopher Knaus A court has told a homeless man who smeared faeces on a Belconnen playground he should have used nearby McDonald's toilets or, in the ''worst-case scenario'', a bush.

Hundreds evacuated after fire at Belconnen High School

Students and staff were evacuated from the Belconnen High School after a fire.

Henry Belot Up to 450 students and staff evacuated from Belconnen High School after a faulty electric switchboard caused a fire.

Belconnen library child molester to serve extra three years minimum jail

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Christopher Knaus Prosecutors successfully appeal sentence of man who molested a three-year-old girl in Belconnen library.

Canberra artist Chris Wilson's record breaking caricature marathon

Caricature artist, Chris Wilson, in action, as he attempts to
complete 50 hours of sketching at The Canberra Hospital.

John Thistleton Chris Wilson breaks unofficial record for drawing caricatures for 50 hours.

National Premier League: Belconnen United vs Canberra FC

Sport. National Premier League match at Deakin between Belconnen United (blue tops) and Canberra FC (red tops).  Belconnen's Tom McLachlan, left and CFC's Matt Grbesa. August 3rd. 2014 The Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy.

National Premier League: Belconnen United vs Canberra FC at Deakin Oval

Poor parking and disconnection are 'major concerns' for Belconnen residents: survey

Mark Sawa Poor parking options and disconnection within the Belconnen Town Centre are highlighted as major concerns in a Belconnen Community Council report.

House fire in Belconnen

Firefighters attend Canberra Hospital amid gas smell.

Henry Belot Firefighters have extinguished an apartment fire on Cabena Court in Belconnen.

Graffiti artist goes on tagging "bender" through Belconnen

Some of Travis Bryant's graffiti in Belconnen.

Christopher Knaus A drunken graffiti "bender" through Canberra has left local artist Travis Bryant with a stark reminder of the line separating street art from senseless vandalism.

NEAFL: Belconnen Magpies vs Eastlake at Kippax

Dominic Bunyan looks to offload to a team mate.

Belconnen Magpies record emphatic win over Eastlake in NEAFL clash at Kippax.

West Belconnen Warriors v Queanbeyan Blues

West Belconnen Warriors v Queanbeyan Blues

Belconnen teenager assaults female driver before hijacking her car

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Henry Belot A 19-year-old Belconnen man has been arrested after allegedly striking a woman in the face before dragging her from her vehicle and driving off in her car.

NEAFL: Belconnen Magpies vs Queanbeyan Tigers

Action from the game.

NEAFL: Belconnen Magpies vs Queanbeyan Tigers at Kippax Oval.

Local Soccer: Canberra City v Belconnen United

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Canberra City took on Belconnen United at McKellar Park.

West Belconnen damned or just delightful

NEWS; Kate Beach of Latham and her son Daniel walk their dog Bonnie through Charnwood. Kate talks about the great facilities in her local area.   10th June. 2104. Photo by Melissa Adams of The Canberra Times.

John Thistleton Neglected, savaged or blessed, West Belconnen is coming under more scrutiny as other suburbs prepare for light rail, new schools and expansion.

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Eastlake Demons vs. Belconnen

Sport: 28th June 2014. Eastlake Deamons Vs Belconnen. From Left: Eastlake Deamons Player, Tim Clowry, and Belconnen Player Daniel Posch, in action. 
The Canberra Times. Photo by: Jamila Toderas

The Eastlake Demons take on Belconnen at Manuka Oval

Belconnen United v FFA

Belconnen United v FFA Centre of Excellence at the AIS multipurpose field.

Mid-Winter Market at Belconnen Markets

People gathered to enjoy the Mid-Winter Market at Belconnen Markets

Belconnen United v Canberra FC at Hawker Football Centre

L-R  FC player James Field gets away from United player Cameron Reinhart.

Belconnen United v Canberra FC at Hawker Football Centre

National Premier League: Canberra Olympic vs Belconnen United

Canberra Olympic's Nick Bobolas, left and Michael Taurasi.

National Premier League: Canberra Olympic vs Belconnen United