Julieanne Strachan

Julieanne Strachan

Julieanne Strachan is a reporter for The Sunday Canberra Times.

Tom Meagher's 'monster myth' appeal hits home

Julieanne Strachan An essay by Tom Meagher, husband of murdered ABC staffer Jill Meagher, about the danger of the ''Monster Myth'' is gaining support among family violence experts and getting plenty of traction online.

Animal activists offer contraceptive alternative to roo cull

Julieanne Strachan ACT government considering offer to put kangaroos on contraceptives rather than cull the animals each year.

Walk vital part of journey with cancer

Julieanne Strachan Team Boyes of Jerrabomberra will be decked out in vibrantly coloured costumes next weekend to take its place on the starting line of the Mother's Day Classic.

US, China head top 10 countries with Australian prisoners

Julieanne Strachan Australians are continuing to get into trouble overseas, with the US and China among the likeliest places for Aussie travellers to be jailed.

Gun found at Florey home


Julieanne Strachan A Canberra man who was on parole has been sent back into custody this morning, for allegedly possessing a rifle and two boxes of ammunition at his Florey home.

Planting of mighty oak and pine to mark royal visit to Canberra

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Britain's Prince William.

Julieanne Strachan and Fleta Page English oak trees have a long history with the royal family that is set to continue with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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

Parking in the Parliamentary Triangle.

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

Nadeem Siddiqui appointed Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health service medical chief

Executive Director of Clinical Services at the Winnunga
Nimmityjah-Aboriginal Health Service in Narrabundah, Dr. Nadeem

Julieanne Strachan The aboriginal health service in Narrabundah has a new medical chief after a two-year international search.

Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Services left in funding limbo by federal government

Winnunga Nimmityjah CEO, Julie Tongs.

Julieanne Strachan An award-winning Aboriginal health service in Canberra does not know if it will receive funding after June 30.

Canberra's royal fans await Duke and Duchess' Easter Sunday touchdown

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.

Julieanne Strachan The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are set to touch down in Canberra, and here's the best place to see them.

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.

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.

Black Mountain School students plan special tie with royal visitors

Julieanne Strachan Students at the Black Mountain School are poised to enhance the royal look when the Duke and Duchess come to Canberra.

Unsuitable school fit linked with teen depression, study shows

Julieanne Strachan Research shows dissatisfaction at school is one of the greatest predictors of teenage depression.

Huge demand for childcare as baby boom hits ACT

The record number of baby deliveries around Canberra in 2013 has prompted calls for different funding models for childcare places to look after the new arrivals.

Julieanne Strachan The pitter-patter of tiny feet around Canberra is turning into a dull roar, with 2013 delivering a record number of babies.

Hundreds attend Kidspot Baby and Kids Market despite the weather

Kylie Sjoberg with her mum Lynne Vanduren at the Baby & Kids Market, EPIC.

Julieanne Strachan Second-hand items prove a popular way for people to cut the costs of kitting out their children.

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.

Study of indigenous smokers provides new strategies for quit campaigns

Dr Nadeem Siddiqui, Raglan Maddox, CEO of Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service Julie Tongs and Dr Ray Lovett present their research internationally on the health effects of smoking in the indigenous community.

Julieanne Strachan Celebrity endorsements do little to sell the quit-smoking message to indigenous communities.

'I want Schapelle Corby treatment', Australian prisoner complains in Bali

Australian drug trafficker Schapelle Corby.

Julieanne Strachan Sex offender serving time in Indonesia complains he has been discriminated against by the Australian government.