Brendan Girdler broke housemate's nose in 'vicious' attack

By Blake Foden
July 7 2021 - 6:30pm
Brendan Girdler leaves court on Wednesday afternoon. Picture: Blake Foden

A shirtless assailant should be sentenced to full-time imprisonment after breaking his bewildered housemate's nose in an unprovoked attack, a prosecutor has told a court.



Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.