Dozens of run-down Housing ACT properties are being used as a dumping ground for the homeless, the mentally ill and those just released from the Alexander Maconochie Centre, according to residents of the ACT's smallest suburb, Oaks Estate.
Seven Queanbeyan Blues have been named in the starting side of a Canberra region representative team looking to go one better in this year's country championships, while Queanbeyan Kangaroos five-eighth Brent Crisp will captain the side.
Concerns about community representation were raised several times at the first meeting of the new council and the administrator is calling for expressions of interest for a local representative committee to be consulted during the time of administration.
the Queanbeyan and District Historical Museum Society
National Reconciliation Week is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures and achievements and to explore how each of us can join the national reconciliation effort.
In 1972, a young Queanbeyan mother walked in off the street and into a law firm with the intent of asking for a job. Forty-four years have passed since that day, and for Judy Abela, Baker Deane & Nutt still holds true to the family-first values that appealed to her at the time.