A retired carpenter from Harrison has gone above and beyond to try to draw attention to a potentially lethal situation in his neighbourhood.
The end of an era as Virginia Taylor and Vernon Hill are moving to Brisbane.
Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the options to give this Christmas?
The Friends of the Birth Centres in Canberra have released their own fundraising calendar.
NGA Play - a new space at the National Gallery of Australia designed especially for little art lovers - is now open to the public.
Canberra Girls Grammar student Charlotte Barker will represent the ACT and Southern NSW at the Royal Academy of Dance's (RAD) nationwide Genée Dance Challenge in Sydney on 10 December.
666 ABC Canberra is losing its sixes.
A moving portrait of a homeless man in Oklahoma wins National Portrait Gallery prize.
Form Studio and Gallery's varied exhibition features nine artists ranging across painting, glass, ceramics and installation.
The Australian Chamber Orchestra guest director Lorenza Borrani produced some remarkable sounds in this concert featuring works by Schnittke, Schubert and Beethoven.
In Tom Mula's one-actor play, we get to see Ebenezer Scrooge's shot at redemption told from the perspective of the one who made it possible.
This exhibition offers an encounter with one of the great maverick artists of our time, writes Sasha Grishin.
Crowds descended upon Lennox Crossing for the Eco-Elves Night Market, a niche market for eco-friendly, fair-trade, handmade & upcycled products.
Crowds flock to Commonwealth Park for the Spilt Milk festival featuring music, street food and experimental art.
Canberrans enjoy a day of music, children’s activities and delicious Christmas treats at the Christmas Fayre hosted by All Saints Anglican Church in Ainslie.
Canberra's 2015 vintage produced sensational reds. The quality – now in the glass for all to enjoy – justifies the superlatives sprinkled around like water at harvest time last year.
Canberra is full of bakeries with great bread and pastries. Here are some of the best on offer.
We've rounded up some of the best meal deals around town.
Here are some recommendations for our favourite child-friendly eating spots in Canberra.
Where to get a drink in Canberra? We've got the answer for every situation.
So you'd like to get creative with cake, or finally learn to make bread.
As chosen in the Fairfax Good Food Guide for 2015.
You know it's summer when you can sit in a tranquil garden and savour a refreshing drink and tasty food.
Chris Shanahan picks the best Canberra white wines of 2014.
Chris Shanahan picks 10 of the best Canberra red wines of 2014.
Where to get a lovely high tea in the ACT this spring and summer.
Some of our favourite cafes.
The top 5 best "secret" beaches on the NSW south coast.
This hidden restaurant is one Canberra secret that isn't well-kept.
You get the feeling that Ottoman refines a dish, gets it right, then sticks with it.
Kingston Foreshore stalwart 38 Espresso has had a makeover, and while they're still all about the coffee, there's a whole lot more to the cafe now.
It's goodbye to Me and Mrs Jones and hello to Jones & Co, a different beast altogether.
It's a healthy cafe chain with more than 25 venues across the country - and Canberra's finally getting one of its own.
Local hip-hop duo D'Opus and Roshambo have been a fixture of the Canberra music scene for more than a decade. Thomas McCoy caught up with the two performers, producer Ross Garrett (RG) and rapper Rowan Thomson (RT), at a Civic café to learn more about their creative journey.
For years, talented street artists have been quietly adding colour and vibrancy to city and
summer.The film and sound archive has a series of events planned for
The Griffin Centre is Canberra’s cultural and community hub and, since it opened in 1966, has become one of the city’s most valued institutions.
A suburban cafe has become the centre of a absurd planning stoush as as the ACT government is accused of hypocrisy over its urban renewal policies.
First a quiz. What is in the mystery "Dali mobile" photo? Where did I find it in Canberra? (email: email@example.com with your answer, name and address). Hint: a Sfogliatelle flaky pastry filled with ricotta and semolina from the Italian Continental Bakery in Mawson.
It has been a booming year for the restaurant and hospitality scene in Canberra - barely a week went by without a new venue springing up.