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Latest news: Easter

Book talk: three enjoyable novels

This week, Jeff Popple reviews three enjoyable novels to keep you entertained over the Easter eggstra-long weekend.

Motorcyclist dies in crash with truck on Snowy Mountains Highway

A motorcyclist has died after a crash involving a B-double on the Snowy Mountains Highway near Kiandra, about 90km north of Cooma, about 11.15am today, Saturday 30 March.

RSPCA ACT: No hot cross buns or chocy eggs for pets this Easter

Easter treats while delicious can be extremely detrimental to our pets, RSPCA ACT tells us how to celebrate with our pets this weekend.

What’s on around Canberra this Easter long weekend, 29 March – 1 April

An eggstra long weekend marks the Easter season from 29 March- 1 April and Canberra takes a few days to relax, here's how to spend it.

Chocolates to try this Easter

We love to celebrate Easter by indulging in a delightful assortment of chocolates and sweet treats. From classic favourites to new, innovative offerings, there's something for every chocolate enthusiast. Here are some popular chocolates to try this Easter:

How to stop that chocolate guilt

Dr Vivienne Lewis gives us some tips on how to enjoy the Easter period and the chocolate that comes with it, without the guilt.

Russian forces step up strikes on key cities in Ukraine

Russian forces have been besieging Ukrainian cities in the eastern Donetsk region for months in the longest battle in more than a year of war.

Sixteen deaths on Australian roads over Easter weekend

Sixteen people have lost their lives in accidents on Australian roads over the Easter long weekend following the death of a person in a fiery crash in Queensland's far north.

Easter a celebration of faith, hope and renewal: PM

Anthony Albanese has marked Easter Sunday as a celebration of faith, hope and renewal for many Australians.

Is your suburb affected by Easter bin collection changes?

Due to the Good Friday public holiday, wheelie bin collections in 30 ACT suburbs - from Gungahlin to Red Hill - have been postponed from today to tomorrow.

Ear-resistible Easter recipes

Whether you have Easter plans or are playing it by ear, these cakes will be crowd-pleasers on the eggs-tra long weekend.

Easter: God speaks personally and powerfully

Mark Short, Anglican Bishop of Canberra and Goulburn, invites you to join congregations across the Diocese this Easter "to hear God speak".

Easter Bunny delivers treats to the National Zoo and Aquarium

As the National Zoo and Aquarium prepares for one of their busiest weekends of the year, a special guest visited some of the residents this morning, Thursday 6 April.

What’s on around Canberra this Easter long weekend, 6-10 April

Bunnies and tunes are taking over the Canberra region this Easter long weekend, 6-10 April.

Wintry weather forecast for ACT, southern Australia this Easter

Temperatures in Canberra are likely to be well below average for the upcoming Easter long weekend, with rain forecast across much of the nation and wintry weather and snow possible in alpine regions.

What’s on around Canberra in April 2023

April is here and Canberra has so much great stuff to do this month, you’ll have to be sure not hop yourself out too quickly.