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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… On the weekend thousands of visitors flocked to the opening of Floriade, with this year’s theme of reflection focusing on the centenary of World War One and remembrance. Now in its 28th year, the flower festival appears […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… A Canberra woman made national news earlier this week when she discovered that a parking fine she received at Canberra Hospital had been paid by a stranger with a note that read “I saw that your car had a […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… Rideshare service Uber has had tremendous success in the US, UK and even Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, however, while Uber’s website published a blog post in March 2014 stating that Uber Canberra would be ‘launching soon’ it hasn’t eventuated. […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… Coles have recently proposed to acquire all Canberra Supabarn supermarkets, with the exception of Kingston. The Australian Competition and Consumers Commission have responded by organising a public forum on the acquisition which will take place at QT Canberra on August 3 […]

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How do we boost our city’s bliss?

We Canberrans are a happy bunch, by and large, and for good reason. Report after report confirms what we know: Canberra is a great place to live. Just last month, the Australian Bureau of Statistics released figures finding that Canberrans are among the nation’s happiest, healthiest and most cultured. When asked to assess their overall […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… Former Olympian Dawn Fraser’s comments about tennis enfant terrible Nick Kyrgios’ heritage (in regards to his behaviour at Wimbeldon in the past week) have sparked debate across Australia in regards to whether we truly believe we are […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this weekly street series, we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… This week we ask… “With upgrades announced for Charnwood, Griffith and Theodore shops this year, do you think the ACT government should be spending more money on improving other local shops around Canberra?” “I think so definitely, I live in […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this new street series, we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… This week we ask… “Do you think Australia should ‘boycott Bali’ after the executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran?”  “I really don’t think it would be a good idea, mainly because of the friction between the countries.” Heather, […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this new street series, we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… This week we ask… “Do you think the Northbourne public housing demolition will damage Canberra’s heritage?”  “For me it’s less about the heritage aspect, and more about the people who are living there – many of them need to be close […]

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Her Say: Issue of the Week

In this new street series, we pick a hot topic of the week and ask for your thoughts… This week, we ask “What is your opinion on the Federal Government’s plan to withhold welfare benefits from people who refuse to immunise their children?” “I don’t support anti-vaccination myself but I think this is the wrong way to go about it, […]

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