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'I Won't Be Partaking': Scott Morrison Jokes As Cannabis Possession Becomes Legal In ACT

1 min read

Canberrans are now legally allowed to possess up to 50 grams of cannabis and to grow two plants, after new laws that were passed in September have finally come into force.

National

National

Dire Warning As ACT Faces Worst Fire Emergency Since 2003 Crisis

3 min read

Residents in the nation's capital are bracing for dangerous fire conditions over the coming hours as an out-of-control fire threatens lives, with some communities told it's too late to leave.

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Views

The ACT's Cannabis Laws Come Into Effect This Week. Here's What You Need To Know.

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New cannabis cultivation and possession laws come into effect in the Australian Capital Territory on Friday, January 31. But they’re not what most cannabis enthusiasts would be hoping for.

National

National

This Is What The Weather Will Look Like At Your Place On New Year's Eve

3 min read

How is the weather looking for the last day of 2019?

News

News

Pooches, Pills And Power: Why The ACT Is Surprisingly OMG

3 min read

The NT wants to C U there but the ACT is fast becoming the place to be.

Andrew Leigh

Andrew Leigh

Canberra's Cannabis Critics Need To Find Bigger Problems To Worry About

3 min read

This week, the ACT became the first jurisdiction in Australia to legalise small amounts of marijuana for personal use.

National

National

Dog Owners To Be Fined $4,000 For Not Walking Their Pets

1 min read

Dog owners in the Australian capital will now face hefty fines and jail time for not walking their dogs.

Crime

Crime

Security Footage Captures Thieves Smash Through Shopfronts With Cars

1 min read

Police have released dramatic footage of two ram-raids targeting businesses in the ACT this week.

News

News

Warning Issued After Spike In Wild Mushroom Poisonings

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Eight people were hospitalised with a mushroom-related illness in NSW within a week, while 39 ingestion-related calls were made to The NSW Poisons Information Centre.

Views

Views

In An Aussie First, The ACT May Legally Recognise Animals’ Feelings

5 min read

Have you ever wondered what’s going through your dog’s mind when you say the word “walk”?