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8 Factors to Consider When Hiring Cleaning Services

People often hire professional cleaners in a hustle, which is a huge mistake. When you spend money to get the service, you deserve the best possible result. When you opt for professionals without any research and planning, you are most like to get unprofessional or inefficient service providers. The…

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Canberra man who breached COVID-19 isolation to threaten neighbour with axe sentenced to four years in jail

A Canberra man who went after his neighbour with an axe while he was in isolation with COVID-19 has been sentenced to nearly four years' jail in the ACT Supreme Court.
Jayke Fleury, 36, pleaded guilty to a raft of charges from several different incidents, including drug trafficking and assaulting a…

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Jetstar expands direct flights to and from Canberra to include Melbourne and Gold Coast

Jetstar is adding two new routes to its Canberra service with direct flights to and from both Melbourne and the Gold Coast.

The budget carrier, owned by Qantas, entered the Canberra market in December with flights to and from Brisbane.

Now Jetstar has announced that daily flights to Melbourne …

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How to Remove Mould and Tough Stains From Tile Floor

I want to get rid of the different types of stains on my white colour tile floor. Thus, I am looking for information that can that me to accomplish my task perfectly. There is some excellent article on this particular topic, and one such article caught my attention. After reading the post, I underst…

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Canberra man charged with manslaughter after woman falls from moving vehicle

A 42-year-old Canberra man has faced court charged with manslaughter, after a woman fell from a moving vehicle during an alleged family violence incident.  

Police allege the 40-year-old woman was critically injured about 4am on Friday morning after she climbed onto the bonnet of a ute during a…

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ACT long-COVID clinic opens as health system prepares for more cases of illness in Canberra

Gloria Gardener spent a week and a half sleeping on her couch after she fell ill with COVID-19 in January.
The 57-year-old now lives with "long-COVID", a condition defined by symptoms such as ongoing exhaustion, fatigue, headaches and loss of smell months after an initial infection.

"I used to d…

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BIGGEST CHALLENGES FACED BY FRANCHISEES AND HOW TO OVERCOME THEM?

Hello there,
I have never had any experience in business management so when I started operating my own franchise, it was challenging. I could not find the right people for the job functions, and it became harrowing. The people I found lacked experience and it led to a lot of problems with the franc…

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Man dies after going missing in Murrumbidgee River at Kambah Rock Pool in Canberra's south

A 75-year-old man has been found dead after going missing in the Murrumbidgee River at Kambah Rock Pool in Canberra's south.

ACT Policing were called to the scene about 12.30pm on Saturday following reports the man had disappeared while in the water at the popular swimming spot.

ACT Policing, …

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Committee recommends waiving some speeding fines incurred in Northbourne Avenue 40kph zone

An ACT Legislative Assembly inquiry has recommended waiving speeding fines for some of the many motorists caught out after speed limits were reduced to 40 kilometres per hour in parts of Canberra's city centre last year.
A committee appointed to consider a petition lodged by affected motorists has …

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Moving With Pets: 9 Tips To Minimise Their Stress

Relocation is difficult enough, but adding in the responsibility of your pet in the middle of the confusion makes things even more difficult. Fortunately, there are certain tips that can assist you in keeping your dog or cat happy and safe. I recently relocated to a new suburb in Canberra with my do…

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