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Scott Hannaford

Scott Hannaford is a reporter for The Canberra Times.

Simone Hunter and Anthony Pesec are behind the push to rebuild the old Cotter Pub as boutique microbrewery.

Cotter pub to rise from the ashes

With its huge stone fireplace and reputation for lively gatherings, the Cotter Pub was a cherished landmark for a generation of Canberrans before it was destroyed by fire in 2003. Now a community group is working on a plan to bring the area back to life.