Julieanne Strachan

Julieanne Strachan

Victims urged to report sexual assault as Belconnen tops list

Julieanne Strachan ACT POLICING has urged victims of sexual offences to continue coming forward with reports about attacks so the perpetrators can be identified.

Kaleen's UC High School adds farming and circus acts to its curriculum

Students with the goats at the UC High School Kaleen as part of their agriculture program.

Julieanne Strachan A small school in Kaleen has plans for everything from the flying trapeze to creating a farm so large it will encircle the school.

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Youths go in for the skill

Julieanne Strachan ADRIAN Sandrey couch surfed his way through a significant chunk of his youth as a youngster growing up in Britain.

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$100 a week to feed these hungry mouths

The Bryant Family of Amaroo have taken our $80 per week feed your family challenge . Dinah with her children, L-r Kayla , 4, Dylan 20months and Brady, 5.

Julieanne Strachan FEEDING a family of four for just $80 a week may seem like an urban myth, a long shot or just plain fantasy, but the gauntlet has been laid down by the founder of the Cheapskates Club, Cath...

Collectors beating a path to your door

Iain Macleod had open heart surgery, and has been helped by the Heart Foundation. On Sunday he is door knocking to raise money for the foundation.

Julieanne Strachan OVER 3000 volunteers will be knocking on doors around Canberra today to raise money for the Heart Foundation, Florey resident Iain Macleod, who had open heart surgery in 2003, will be among them.

Keeping it brief and to the cinematic point

Local film makers and Canberra Short Film Festival finalists, (back) Megan Watson, Kris Kerehona, (front) Marisa Martin and Dallas Bland.

Julieanne Strachan A story about a homicidal teddy bear with extreme jealousy issues will be among the creative offerings to lead the Canberra Short Film Festival when it opens tomorrow.

Bollywood ball

Julieanne Strachan - Capital Life

Julieanne Strachan The Canberra School of Bollywood Dancing is hosting its 2012 Bollywood Ball tonight. All of the profits will be given to a children's charity.

Touch of theatre at awards as Stacey takes top prize

The Street Theatre's artistic director Caroline Stacey.

Julieanne Strachan The charismatic flame-haired director of The Street Theatre Caroline Stacey has been awarded the highest honour in this year's ACT Arts Awards, being named 2012 artist of the year.

What's happening in the arts in Canberra

Julieanne Strachan The National Museum Australia has unveiled an exhibition of new Aboriginal art from the Western Desert.

Carillon chimes in with free concert for the family

The National Carillon.

Julieanne Strachan The gentle sounds of bells from the Carillon will help ring in the new year on January 1.

High tea on menu for vintage fashion

Julieanne Strachan MODELS strutted the catwalk yesterday for a vintage style fashion parade with a high tea twist at Westfield Belconnen.

Community CPS helps volunteers

Julieanne Strachan FINANCIAL experts taking business days off to work in soup kitchens or school canteens may be nothing new for the Community CPS Australia credit union, but it is now trying to get people who don't...

Thieves hammering tradies

Julieanne Strachan CARPENTERS' tools have become a hot target for thieves in the ACT this year, with police fielding reports of 76 of the items being taken from building sites in the past few months, and $35,000 worth...

Flock to fair to plan a vintage wedding with flair

Emily Kwong models one of the many dresses that will be on show on Sunday.

Julieanne Strachan BRIDES-TO-BE will be able to check out the latest trends in dresses, jewellery and limousines today at the Canberra Wedding Fair.

Anglicare needs lunch food for children

Anglicare Managers Siobhan Cosgrave and James Ceraolo are calling for donations for Anglicare?s  Winter Pantry Appeal.

Julieanne Strachan STRUGGLING Canberra families are sending their children to school without lunches because they can't afford to buy food, prompting charity group Anglicare to make a public plea for donations of...

Victims: alcohol fuels attacks

Julieanne Strachan When Tony (not his real name) was set upon by a group of men and king hit from the side at a Civic nightspot in January, he had no idea that his attacker held something in their hands.

Good buy on quiet day

auction Watch By Julieanne Strachan THIS three-bedroom home in Carnegie Crescent, Narrabundah attracted spirited bidding at auction yesterday.

Water ruins fuel tank

Julieanne Strachan WATER from floods has contaminated an underground diesel fuel storage tank at a Canberra service station, causing headaches for motorists who filled up their vehicles with dodgy fuel.

Good intentions gone bad

Julieanne Strachan Hacktivism - sounds like a bad headcold, but it's actually more like a headache for your computer.