Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

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Foodies get back to Braddon's Mandalay Bus

Megan Doherty Great to see the yellow double-decker Mandalay Bus once again serving food at the end of Lonsdale Street near Haig Park in Braddon.

Mandalay Bus open again in Braddon

Megan Doherty The yellow double-decker Mandalay Bus is once again serving up the food at the end of Lonsdale Street near Haig Park in Braddon.

ACT politicians not chicken about declaring gifts


Megan Doherty When it comes to gifts received, our ACT politicians appear to be exceedingly conscientious in their declarations.

Australian award finalists share stories of inspiration

Australian of the Year Neonatal specialist Dr Zsuzsoka Kecskes, Young Australian of the Year disability advocate 
Huy Nguyen, Australia's Local Hero disability champion Patricia Mowbray and Senior Australian of the Year veterans' campaigner Graham Walker.

Megan Doherty ''Is that the stage?'' Huy Nguyen exclaimed, looking at the technology-laden behemoth being set up on the lawns of Parliament House.

My Kitchen Rules contestants from Canberra trying to stir up some local support

Canberra's MKR contestants  Andrew Hinge and Emelia Vimalasiri at the Arboretum.

Megan Doherty Canberra's first contestants on My Kitchen Rules officially unveiled at an industry function at the National Arboretum.

ACT RSPCA reports surge in sick Australian King Parrots

Megan Doherty Fewer feral cats and more sick parrots - that was the story for the RSPCA in the ACT last year.

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Fun and games rules in this Canberra kitchen

Megan Doherty Canberra graphic designer Andrew Hinge is taking sudden fame in his stride with the promos for the new season of My Kitchen Rules portraying him as this year’s wacky contestant.

Call for review of ActewAGL power cut planning during heatwaves

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Megan Doherty ACT Opposition says ActewAGL needs to review of its decision-making around cutting power to homes on days of extreme heat.

Australia Day festivities to stay in Canberra

Megan Doherty The new head of the National Australia Day Council says there are no moves to shift Australia Day festivities out of Canberra.

ActewAGL postpones two-thirds of power outages for Canberra


Megan Doherty, Stephanie Anderson and Ben Westcott Canberra's expected extreme weather has forced the hand of ActewAGL which has decided to postpone two-thirds of its planned program of power outages for Friday.

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Australia's Biggest Loser's Commando coming to Canberra

Steve Willis, aka The Commando, from The Biggest Loser is coming to Canberra.

Megan Doherty Time to suck in the Christmas excess Canberra - The Commando is on his way.

Canberra's first contestants on My Kitchen Rules out to prove the capital's not boring

Megan Doherty The ACT's first ever couple on My Kitchen Rules want to show that Canberra people are "not boring" with their appearance on the top-rating cooking show.

Washington to perform in Australia Day concert

Megan Washington is performing at Australia Day Live in Canberra.

Megan Doherty Award-winning singer Megan Washington is thrilled to be back in Australia and ready to help the nation celebrate Australia Day.

New survey to show who's really listening

New Mix 106.3 breakfast show 'Kristen and Rod for Breakfast'.

Megan Doherty Canberra radio embarks on a new era this year with fresh lineups and a different way of measuring how many people are tuning in.

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Distraught Melba family left dreaming of Genie

The Meadows family, Father Ken, mother Sarah and children Callum, 6, and Claire, 3 and their dog Dr Who.

Megan Doherty A Canberra pet groomer who admitted that one of his employees inadvertently burnt dogs with a dryer has now had his business accused of losing a treasured pet owned by a family for 11 years.

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Russell Crowe helps rapper Omar Musa celebrate 30th birthday in A-list style

Megan Doherty Queanbeyan slam poet and rapper Omar Musa is living the high life - Russell Crowe threw him a birthday party.

Modern Family star weighs in on ACT's marriage equality laws


Megan Doherty Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson has expressed his disappointment that the ACT's same-sex marriage laws were struck down by the High Court as momentum builds to bring the hit comedy to the...

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George Gregan to grow wine and coffee empire in Canberra

George Gregan's company has become involved in the operation of the new AIS cafe, GG Espresso.
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Photo: Rohan Thomson. The Canberra TImes.

Megan Doherty Retired rugby legend George Gregan and his wife Erica are expanding their coffee and wine bar empire - with one, and perhaps two, new venues planned for his hometown of Canberra.

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Jane Thompson saddles up for a challenge with Pegasus Riding for Disabled

Megan Doherty Jane Thompson is perfectly qualified for her new role at Pegasus.

ACT families pay nation's costliest childcare

Canberrans pay more money for childcare than any where else in Australia.

Megan Doherty Canberra families are paying a greater proportion of their income on childcare fees than those anywhere else in Australia.

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