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Mel's 'Stunt' Hen's Night - Courtesy of QT Canberra

Two weeks ago, I received this invitation:

Intrigued? So was I! Other than knowing that the limo would arrive at my house at 6.30, and that I needed to dress semi-formally, I wasn’t really sure what to expect. 761 more words


Canberra Congress 2015 days 2 to 4

Sadly Congress 2015 finished this afternoon after four days packed with great speakers (mostly), meeting old friends and making some new ones.  Following is a recap of the past three days.  1,083 more words

Congress 2015

Poor state of management at Australia's parliament house "asking for trouble" inquiry hears

It’s a story that seems to have been by-passed by Australia’s mainstream media. But why?

Federal auditors  have told a Senate finance committee inquiry they were unable to find “a consistent approach” to managing capital works, maintenance, or heritage assets at Australia’s parliament house in Canberra. 520 more words


Simply Stunning Sunset

30 March 2015: I could rant and rave about how amazing tonight’s sunset was, but it’s better to let the photos do the talking. Hope you enjoy the shots


My love affair with Canberra.......the capital

Canberra the heart of Australia, you pump life to your people and the rest of the nation.

My love affair 13 years yet still young and fresh, how I miss you when I go away. 61 more words


Smoke in the air...

They’ve been doing fire reduction burns in Namadgi National Park around Canberra for days now. The smoke has been rolling into Canberra over the Brindabella Ranges every evening…


Photographers urged to capture age-friendly Canberra

The positive side of ageing in Canberra is to be shown through a new photography competition.

Launched by Minister for Ageing Mick Gentleman, the 2015 Life’s Reflections Photographic Competition is open to anyone who captures what life is like as an over-55 in Canberra. 341 more words