06 September 2018

There seems to be an invasion of green t-shirts at The Dickson Tradies and the blue uniforms are no-where to be seen. Surprisingly, the green casual t-shirts aren’t a new fashion statement or a new uniform, but are to raise awareness for Cerebral Palsy’s...

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31 August 2018

Sue Freeman readily admits that when people walk into a wedding reception and see she's the DJ, their faces drop.

"Honestly, when they come into the room, especially a wedding, I can see them thinking, 'Oh my gosh, is that the DJ...

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08 August 2018

Every Wednesday one corner of The Dickson Tradies is buzzing with laughter and activity – usually noon to 3pm – when the knitting group meets. The ladies in this informal gathering meet to chat, have lunch or a coffee and knit up a storm. All are passionate...

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09 July 2018

Innovative young guns Nick Spencer and Hamish Young are enthusiastically driving Canberra’s emerging wine sector forward by raising a glass to the future.

Continually pushing the oenology envelope, these talented winemaker wunderkinder are trailblazing...

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15 June 2018

Canberra man Lionel Moore has bequeathed his Watson home to children's charity Camp Quality, a final generous act from a true gentleman, according to those who knew him.

His home at 5 Harding...

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08 January 2018
It is with sadness that the Woden Tradesmen’s Union Club closed its doors for the last time on Sunday 7 January 2018.
The Board of Directors and Staff would like to take this final opportunity to thank you for your membership...
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24 August 2017

The Woden Tradies Union Club has been sold for $16 million to local developer Geocon.

Staff at the cash strapped southside club were told of the sale on Thursday morning.

The club is expected to close its doors in January next year.


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22 May 2017
The launch of a new industry association representing the interests of Canberra’s community clubs is set to herald in a new era of leadership, collaboration and opportunity for a sector that contributes significantly to the economic and social fabric of our...
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