Inner South

New cycling separations to be installed on ACT roads

Ben Westcott New separation measures will be installed and trialled on ACT roads in the next 12 months, as the government attempts to make cycling safer by keeping cars and bikes separate.

Discoloured water could flow for Deakin residents

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Residents in Deakin could find discoloured water coming from their taps on Tuesday next week due to ACTEW Water maintenance work in the area.

Canberra's inner south gets a makeover

News: Socrates Kochinos and Frank Comdi owners of the new cafe/bar Little Brooklyn due to open next week in Green Square, Kingston.

Emma Macdonald It's Kingston, by way of Paddington in Sydney and with a certain detour through Fitzroy in Melbourne.

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Inner south paypackets heading north

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Matthew Raggatt New figures confirm the inner-south as the city’s rich hot spot.

Inner south offers rich pickings

Michael Inman THE PRESTIGIOUS inner southern suburbs of Yarralumla, Manuka and Forrest are hot property in real estate circles.


Canberra's National Capital Plan explains the whiteness of city buildings


Ian Warden Why is Canberra so white? An environmental engineer leaps to tell us that ''the answer to your question lies in the National Capital Plan''.

Easter church services in Canberra

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Churches across Canberra will hold services this Easter long weekend.

Your guide to what is open in Canberra over the 2014 Easter Weekend

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Ben Westcott With the Easter long weekend just a few days away, we've put together a list of the places and services around Canberra which will be closed over the break.

Canberra Mornings Live: Tuesday April 15

Canberra Mornings Live

Tegan Osborne Bringing you breaking news from across the capital and beyond. Get in touch with us as we blog from 7am to 10am.

Woman rushed to hospital following Barton Highway crash

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A 22-year-old woman has been rushed to hospital with serious leg and facial injuries following a single vehicle collision on the Barton Highway in Gungahlin.

Corbell defends laws to speed up development


Tom McIlroy Proposed fast-track planning laws would bring the ACT in line with the states in allowing the government to designate projects of territory significance, Sustainable Development Minister Simon...

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Residents prepare for public servant influx when paid parking is introduced

Reservations: Barton and Kingston residents group members Rebecca Scouller, Ian Morison and Janet Hughes are concerned about the impact of paid parking in the parliamentary triangle on surrounding suburbs.

Emma Kelly Inner south residents living on the fringe of the parliamentary triangle are bracing for an influx of public servants in their streets when paid parking is introduced midyear.


Charles Landry: white knight for a thinking city

Ian Warden 'Why is Canberra so white?'' Charles Landry wondered aloud.

Roadshow hopes to attract foreign investors for ACT projects

Chief Minister Katy Gallagher has defended the delay in the government's response.

Ross Peake The ACT government is about to embark on an ''investment roadshow'' to drum up support for infrastructure projects.

Canberra's dreams need prioritising


Ross Peake Canberra has big dreams for the kind of city it wants to become but the projects being pushed will need deep pockets or considerable patience.

ACT schools, parents say ignorance causes traffic chaos

John Thistleton Ignorant drivers, poor planning and public transport are making children's journeys to and from school more dangerous.

What's your time worth? Clock show at Weston's Irish Club will tell you

Julieanne Strachan Family heirlooms were dusted off and taken to Weston's Irish Club on Saturday for an Antiques Roadshow-style appraisal of clocks and watches.

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.

And they're racing ... in the Australian Running Festival

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Matthew Raggatt More than 4000 people to test their fitness in marathon events around Canberra on Sunday.

Australian Running Festival fun run results in big turn out in Canberra

Matthew Raggatt A cloudless sky and cool winds greeted more than 2300 competitors at the Australian Running Festival in Canberra.