Julieanne Strachan

Julieanne Strachan

Car park developers eye potential profits as public servants forced to pay

Julieanne Strachan Car Park developers are expected to look at Canberra's Parliamentary Triangle with fresh eyes after July 1.

A cheapskate's guide to ACT parking

A cheapskate's guide to parking.

Julieanne Strachan, Matthew Raggatt If you really don't want to part with $11 a day to park in the parliamentary triangle, here's how to get a better deal.

Braddon customer parking relief on the way

Antics Hair salon manager, Cindy Bryan, says parking in Braddon needs improvement.

Julieanne Strachan Retailers in Braddon's trendy Lonsdale Street may be in for some relief from parking woes soon.

18 year old man refused bail


Julieanne Strachan An 18 year-old man has been refused bail after allegedly fleeing from police in a station wagon bearing stolen number plates.

Parking spot trade to heat up as $11 daily fee looms


Julieanne Strachan THE lucrative trade of buying individual car parking spaces in tightly held city centres, long practised by Melbourne and Sydney real estate investors, is tipped to become a burgeoning market in...

Just build it and they will come

Julieanne Strachan A new 2000-seat lyric theatre in Canberra would probably cost $50 million to build, construction heavyweight John Hindmarsh has estimated.

We can't compete with theatre crowd

Swan Lake Australian Ballet 2012 Amber Scott in Swan Lake.

Julieanne Strachan Canberra is missing out on national shows because it lacks a modern theatre, Australian Ballet's artistic director says.

Petrol prices hit a low

Julieanne Strachan DRIVING a few kilometres can save a Canberra motorist up to 7c a litre in fuel.

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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.

Plan for fence at Ainslie School divides local community

Julieanne Strachan PROPOSALS to erect a fence around one of the ACT's oldest schools are threatening to divide the community of the inner north suburb of Ainslie.

Strong family support

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Julieanne Strachan Openly-gay ACT Treasurer Andrew Barr has revealed he would like to be a father.

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.

Labor trumps rivals with arts pledge

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Julieanne Strachan A generous arts funding program unveiled by ACT Labor yesterday easily trumped the offerings from the Liberals and the Greens, on a day when all parties showed off their pre-election pledges for...

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.

Sculpture with living bonsai wins prestigious art prize

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Thorhammer Beowulf, an ANU PhD candidate.



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Julieanne Strachan The prestigious Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize was won by Australian National University PhD candidate Thorhammer Beowulf last night.

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.

ACT's altared reality

Groom-to-be Luke Webb is watched closely by daughter Latoya Webb (18 months) as he is measured up by Harry Statos of Kevin O'Connor Menswear in Queanbeyan.

Julieanne Strachan YOUNG Canberra men are in a rush to get hitched, with national data showing the ACT had the lowest median age for first-time grooms in the country.

Creme de la creme cinema at Canberra's French film festival

Julieanne Strachan LOVE, hate and everything in between will grace Canberra screens next month, when the Alliance Francaise presents its annual French Film Festival.

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.

Popular cafes fail hygiene standards

Julieanne Strachan Landmark Canberra eatery Gus' Cafe in Civic and the My Cafe establishment at Manuka were both forced to close yesterday on the orders of the Health Protection Service.