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Feeling the heat: producers and consumers facing up to climate change

Feeling the heat: producers and consumers facing up to climate change

November 29, 2019

A warmer, drier climate means we will have to think carefully about where and when we can buy fresh farm produce.

The cost of avoiding the dentist’s drill

The cost of avoiding the dentist’s drill

November 29, 2019

Australia’s millennial generation are usually on-message when it comes to health. They eat better,...

Canberra, it’s not a drag at all

Canberra, it’s not a drag at all

November 29, 2019

Canberra's drag scene is out loud and proud, but it wasn't always that way for a community that feared being attacked and ostracised.

The Kyrgios legacy of Nick

The Kyrgios legacy of Nick

November 29, 2019

Nick Kyrgios may never win a grand slam but ultimately his legacy may extend beyond trophies and ranking points.

Shadow of a drought

Shadow of a drought

November 29, 2019

“I’ve been running my property for over 40 years and I have never seen it this bad. My dam has just...

eSports challenging the definition of sport

eSports challenging the definition of sport

November 29, 2019

eSports have big prizemoney, a global following and athletes who train every day. But is it really a sport?

Under-employment: the job description has changed

Under-employment: the job description has changed

November 29, 2019

A growing number of Australians have a job but with fewer hours than they want and little certainty from week-to-week.

Dogs have feelings too

Dogs have feelings too

November 29, 2019

The ACT has become the first jurisdiction in Australia to recognise dogs as sentient beings.

Interview: Linda Burney sees bumps in the road to constitutional reform

Interview: Linda Burney sees bumps in the road to constitutional reform

July 12, 2019

In an exclusive interview with Ilias Bakalla, Linda Burney talks about the rough road ahead for constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians.

NAIDOC Awards: David Gulpilil reveals he is battling lung cancer

NAIDOC Awards: David Gulpilil reveals he is battling lung cancer

July 7, 2019

The annual NAIDOC Awards last night honoured service in the community, but also revealed legendary actor David Gulpilil has cancer.

Canberra still a Labor city despite national result

Canberra still a Labor city despite national result

May 19, 2019

Labor has taken a clean sweep of the seats in the ACT winning the electorates of Canberra, Fenner and...

Catch our election night TV coverage here

Catch our election night TV coverage here

May 17, 2019

From 6pm (EST) on Saturday May 18 we covered the election aftermath live for three hours. Our broadcast...

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