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Both the 1974 and 1893 floods of Brisbane were the result of cyclones and many more have their way this far south. Here are just a few of the cyclones that have caused chaos in the past.

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Police have revealed some of the most common excuses they hear when busting drivers speeding in school zones — and no, telling the officer you're running late will not get you out of a ticket.

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A US Marine rotation bound for Darwin in April is pegged to bring with it more soldiers, more aircraft and — officials are hoping — a lasting upswing for the flatlining Top End economy.

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A jury is shown graphic photographs of an accident scene prosecutors say could have been staged to cover up the alleged murder of a prominent artist's mother-in-law.

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There are moves to legalise cannabis in the ACT, but there's a chance the laws will burn out before they start. Here's everything you need to know about the push to legalise weed in the national capital.

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Canberrans are taking more opioid painkillers than other Australians and remain among the highest cocaine users, a two-year study of wastewater shows.

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0pts - 19/02/2019 20:39:16

Biodiversity in Kakadu National Park has been "decimated" by cane toads to an "unbelievable" extent over recent years, with some species disappearing from sight altogether, according to one of the Territory's leading toad experts.

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0pts - 19/02/2019 04:36:18

ACT Attorney-General Gordon Ramsay says the offence — with a penalty of up to two years in prison — would apply to all Canberrans, because child abuse did not only occur within institutions.

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2pts - 19/02/2019 03:09:55

The mother-in-law of a prominent artist made an appointment to change her will just hours before she was allegedly murdered by the Archibald Prize finalist and two of her sons, a Canberra court has heard.

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4pts - 18/02/2019 19:09:33

Coffee cups, plastic cutlery, takeaway containers and cotton buds could all be saved from the scrapheap if the ACT Government goes through with proposed changes and puts its foot down on single-use plastics.

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12pts - 31/12/2018 00:30:19

Canberrans are expected to be out in force tonight to celebrate New Year’s Eve with organisers and police hoping revellers will travel safely to and from festivities and that arrangements will run smoothly. Below are details about parking, transport, what to bring, road closures, rubbish and more which will help you navigate New Year’s Eve […] The post New Ye...

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12pts - 18/02/2019 08:00:16

Festival-goers will again be able to get their illicit drugs checked for dangerous substances at this year's Groovin the Moo music festival in Canberra.

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Police have revealed some of the most common excuses they hear when busting drivers speeding in school zones — and no, telling the officer you're running late will not get you out of a ticket.

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8pts - 27/12/2018 04:50:38

ACT Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding a woman’s death at Lake Ginninderra around midday. A spokesperson said that police were called to the Lake at 12.23 pm, in response to a call for assistance. ACT Policing and other ACT Emergency Services attended the scene, but police say that when they arrived, the woman had […] The post Death at Lake Ginninderra appea...

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8pts - 08/02/2019 22:44:09

The journey to Darwin onboard the Moonta was strenuous, and at times deadly, but it wasn't enough to prepare a boatload of white settlers for the relentless heat, humidity and rough conditions they would experience in the Top End.

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8pts - 16/02/2019 01:26:27

Former Australian of the Year, barrister and academic Mick Dodson is expected to take on one of the most difficult and influential chapters of his career as the Northern Territory's inaugural treaty commissioner.

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8pts - 16/02/2019 08:50:57

The Canberra Capitals prove too strong for the Adelaide Lightning in the deciding third game of the WNBL grand final series to claim their eighth title.

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8pts - 16/02/2019 20:41:13

The number of serving ADF members in the NT has dips from 6,868 in 2010 to 5,015 by 2018, according to NT Treasury Department figures — but a major, multi-billion dollar spend in the region could turn that around.

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8pts - 17/02/2019 03:04:10

Not only would compensation help survivors move forward, but Eileen Cummings says the money is dearly needed to help the families of survivors pay for support services — with studies showing intergenerational trauma is a flow-on effect from the past atrocities.

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8pts - 17/02/2019 19:54:21

Documents released under freedom of information laws reveal the ACT Government was warned 10 months ago that a planned expansion of surgical and bed capacity within the hospital would in fact make the situation worse.

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8pts - 17/02/2019 21:09:01

It's an impressive feat — but just how did the Canberra Capitals go from back-to-back losses to championship glory in the space of a year?

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A US Marine rotation bound for Darwin in April is pegged to bring with it more soldiers, more aircraft and — officials are hoping — a lasting upswing for the flatlining Top End economy.

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6pts - 03/09/2018 02:33:05

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6pts - 30/11/2018 02:39:21

Students defy the Prime Minister's calls to stay in school and instead gather in their thousands in capital cities and regional centres to protest against inaction on climate change.

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6pts - 30/11/2018 20:00:34

Famed for its award-winning homestead gardens, renowned Goulburn district grazing property Pejar Park is on the market for just the second time since 1939. The 573-hectare Woodhouselee property is being sold by Chris Meares from Sydney-based Meares & Associates. He says the home has three key features: the four-bedroom bluestone homestead, the classic country garden, […] The post

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6pts - 03/12/2018 03:30:50

The ACT Government looks set to abandon its preferred route through Barton for Stage 2 of the light rail network to Woden, in order to win Commonwealth approval as soon as possible. Chief Minister Andrew Barr suggested that the Government would not allow hurdles to be placed in the way of light rail by the […] The post Light rail Stage 2: Government set to dump Barton ...

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6pts - 08/12/2018 21:13:31

Frustrated with the waste that comes with being forced to cull kangaroos, farmers in the NSW town of Braidwood learn to harvest and eat the animals that invade their land.

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6pts - 14/12/2018 04:30:47

While Brad Nicholson is 45 years of age, he’s really just a ‘big kid’ who gets super excited about collecting ‘cool Retro stuff’ that reminds him of his childhood. “I’ve always loved icons from the Retro era,” says Brad. “After all, I lived it, I soaked up as much as I could and, like so […] The post A Retro revival at Gold Creek Christmas markets appeared...

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6pts - 14/12/2018 23:00:50

Looking for healthy and fun things to do with the kids or your interstate visitors over the next few days? Are you still craving a few extra handfuls of fresh, festive-season cherries? You’ve got two options: you can drive to Young, or pick your own cherries right here in Canberra at Kembla Grange, just south […] The post Pick your own cherries for Christmas appeared first on

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6pts - 16/12/2018 00:00:10

Style Scene is a series that showcases the best of Canberra’s street fashion. Produced by Daniella Jukic, Style Scene is out to prove that the nation’s capital is just as fashion-conscious as its big-city counterparts. Street style photography is a great way to show that fashion has a place in our everyday life. Fashion from […] The post Style Scene – Tony Mansfield appeared first on

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6pts - 10/01/2019 00:35:22

Olympic hockey star Kathryn Slattery has returned home for harvest after a decade in professional sport, stepping away from international representation — for now — to enjoy a change of pace on her family's farm.

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6pts - 07/02/2019 03:53:29

A convicted killer already in jail for murdering his stepfather is sentenced to a further 13 years behind bars for multiple sexual offences. Warning: This story contains graphic content.

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