Cartoons of the Week September 6

Illustration: Cathy Wilcox
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9:23 PM   The week's news through the eyes of Fairfax Media's editorial cartoonists and illustrators.

Sinatra at the Sands

Socials.  Tom Burlinson performs 'Sinatra At The Sands' at the Canberra Theatre.  from left,  Colin Smith and Sandy Smith of Holt.  5 September 2015.  Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan. Click for more photos

9:00 PM   Crowds gathered at the Canberra Theatre to witness Tom Burlinson's performance of Sinatra at the Sands.

Magpies v Hawks

Tuggeranong player Aaron Ryan and Belconnen player James Bennett dive for the ball. Click for more photos

8:55 PM   Scenes as the Belconnen Magpies take on the Tuggeranong Hawks at Kippax Oval.

Central v Wests

Wests player Anand Gupte falls over Central player Matt Hotchkis. Click for more photos

8:50 PM   Scenes as Central take on Wests at Lyneham Hockey Centre.

UC Vikings v Greater Sydney Rams

Vikings number 8 Ita Vaea on the charge. Click for more photos

5:37 PM   Scenes as the UC Vikings take on the Greater Sydney Rams at Viking Park as part of the National Rugby Championship.

Blown Away

From left, Sarah Pritchard of Gilmore and Minh Tam Nguyen of Melba. Click for more photos

4:04 PM   Crowds gathered at the Ainslie Arts Centre for the Canberra Wind Symphony's performance, Blown Away.

Big Things open day

Victoria O'Callaghan, 1, with dad Anthony and grandmother Karen of Wanniassa. Click for more photos

3:54 PM   Crowds gathered at the Australian War Memorial's Treloar Conservation and Storage Annex for the Big Things open day.

Auction watch: 11 Bonney Street Ainslie

The rear of the property. Click for more photos

3:27 PM   Scenes 11 Bonney Street in Ainslie went under the by auctioneer Peter Andrighetto.

Rambo the lamb

Ainslie Primary School student, Lachlan Thompson, 12 walked his lamb Rambo aged 4 months to school for show and tell. Click for more photos

Ainslie Primary School student, Lachlan Thompson, 12 walked his lamb Rambo aged 4 months to school for show and tell.

Australian War Memorial Big Thing store open day

Australian War Memorial Treloar Technology Centrewill once again have their Big Thing store open day on September 5. Click for more photos

Australian War Memorial Treloar Technology Centrewill once again have their Big Thing store open day on September 5.

The Preatures at ANU

From left, Leila Barwick and Tennille Hallam. The Preatures performed live at ANU Bar on Thursday, August 27. Click for more photos

Sydney indie pop-rock band The Preatures came to Canberra on their national The Cruel tour. The five-piece band made headlines after the release of album Blue Planet Eyes, which debuted at #4 on the ARIA charts. They performed live at ANU Bar on Thursday, August 27.

The unshorn Canberra sheep

The large sheep on Mulligans Flat. Click for more photos

Some of the scenes as RSPCA workers found and attempted to rescue a sheep with a mammoth coat.

Ghosts in the Scheme

From left, Gail Freeman of Kingston and Julia Pedler of Wanniassa. Click for more photos

Crowds gathered at the Canberra Theatre for the opening night of Ghosts in the Scheme.

Blood, Sweat and Tears

From left, Kym Kempe of Kingston and Lali Burton of Waramanga. Click for more photos

Crowds gathered at the Canberra Theatre Centre to see iconic American jazz-rock band from the late 60s and 70s Blood, Sweat and Tears.

Ghosts in the scheme

Media preview for 'Ghosts in the scheme' which opens on Wednesday at the Playhouse. Lex Marinos playing Tony and Bruce Myles playing Morgan. Click for more photos

Ghosts in the scheme, set during the construction of the Snowy Mountains Scheme, is playing at Canberra's Playhouse Theatre September 2-5.

Our readers enter stunning photographs into the winter photocomp

David Evans - Winter warmth at sunset. Click for more photos

A selection of some of the entries for our winter photo competition.

NRL: Raiders v Panthers

Canberra Raiders players Blake Austin celebrates a try with Jarrod Croker. Click for more photos

The Canberra Raiders take on the Penrith Panthers at home in the second-to-last round of the NRL.

Chair yoga: A photo gallery

ACT public servant, Robyn Lewis doing some chair yoga. Click for more photos

ACT public servant Robyn Lewis demonstrates yoga poses you can do from the comfort of your office chair.

Rugby union: under 18s grand final

Caleb Malisauskas of St Edmund's College is tackled by James Finch of Daramalan College. Click for more photos

St. Edmunds College and Daramalan College clash in the grand final of the ACT Junior Rugby Union competition.

Oceania boxing championships

From left, Aaron Spagnolo and Pasefika Ita in action during an exhibition bout. Click for more photos

Oceania's best male boxers gather at the AIS in Canberra to compete.

Under 18s rugby union grand final

From left, John and Judy Thompson both of Griffith. Click for more photos

The grand final of the ACT junior rugby union under 18s competition between Daramalan and St. Edmunds colleges brings supporters out for an exciting match.

Canberra Raiders Cup: preliminary final

Queanbeyan Blues player Tyler Stevens breaks West Belconnen Warriors defence to score a try. Click for more photos

Queanbeyan Blues clash with West Belconnen in the preliminary final of the Canberra Raiders Cup at Seiffert Oval.

Sunday at the footy

Julia Hinde , Hayley Hinde and Caitlin Mcpherson of Queanbeyan
watching the Canberra Raiders Cup preliminary final. Click for more photos

The preliminary final of the Canberra Raiders Cup brings together supporters from across Canberra and the region.

Wattle in bloom

Wattle trees around Parliament House. Click for more photos

The bloom of wattle throughout the ACT heralds the arrival of spring in the nation's capital.

Soccer: Canberra FC v Tigers FC

Tigers FC player Goran Josifovski and Canberra FC player Izach Clements. Click for more photos

Canberra FC and Tigers FC clash in the ACT National Premier League qualifying final.

NRC: UC Vikings v NSW Country Eagles

Vikings James Dargaville is tackled by Eagles Will Miller. Click for more photos

The UC Vikings take on NSW Country Eagles at Woolhara Oval in the NRC competition.

Brick Expo draws a crowd

Deborah Chick from Sydney, Ian Naden of Downer and Toby Shorter of Phillip. Click for more photos

The annual Brick Expo draws in lego lovers of all ages.

Brick Expo 2015

Riley Sebbens, 5, Lachlan Heriot, 5, Kobe Favier, 4, and Laike Favier, 5, of Gungahlin. Click for more photos

Canberrans young and old gathered at the Helenic Club for the annual Brick Expo, featuring all things lego.

NEAFL: Gold Coast Suns v Ainslie

Jesse Manton handballs despite attention from Cody Filewood, left and Dyson Budarick. Click for more photos

The Gold Coast Suns take on Ainslie at the Alan Ray Oval in Ainslie.