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(generated from captions) Before we go, a brief recap of our top stories tonight. A Labor leadership campaign has begun. Over the next month, Anthony Albanese and Bill Shorten will try to convince 40,000 rank and file Labor members and their parliamentary colleagues to vote for them. And the electorate of Eden-Monaro has hung on to its status as the bellwether seat, with Labor's Mike Kelly today conceding defeat. And that's the latest from the Canberra news room. Stay tuned now for 7:30 ACT with Chris Kimball. I'm Virginia Haussegger, have a great weekend, good night. Captions by CSI Australia

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Every corner in Canberra has a different memory for me. For some reason they seem to be quite potent memories. I don't know what it is. I've lived in many places and city, but Canberra has something that is incredibly powerful in it for me. Hello, and welcome to 7:30 ACT. I'm Chris Kimball. We missed you last week. Coming up, Paul McDermott's return to Canberra and the Labor leadership tussle gets under way. First, ADFA, the Australian Defence Force academy was founded with the ideals to provide the three forces with grad anothers who had the attribute, intellect and skills to be officers. But the reality has often been sex scandals and accusations of entrenched sexism. There has been no more powerful advocate for change than major Morrison, with his speech about the vital role of women and his warning, if that doesn't suit, then get out. The online video of that speech went viral and a few feminist hero. A culture can take a long time to change and for some, mere reform is not enough. The a retired Major General is just one who is calling for the complete closure of ADFA. We should get rid of the Australian Defence Force Academy as it currently is.Michael Smith is a retired Major General. It's not a place to put young people for three years. I don't care what anybody says, it's an artificial environment. And we shouldn't do it.He first publicly posed this radical argument against ADFA on ABC Radio's Sunday profile. What we should be doing is sending all of our Defence cadets who want a tertiary education to our very fine universities taking them on university breaks, and bringing them in for very focused military training. This might be one of the few times I have actually agreed with the Major General.Dr Dr Kathryn Spurling taught at the university of NSW, Canberra, ADFA, for six years. It would enhance recruitment, be more economical, it would rid us, hopefully, of this inability culture, which should not be part of a professional military force.More recent, Dr Spurling was an ADFA visiting fellow for eight years, but her fellowship was not extended after she spoke out publicly about the treatment of women following the Skype sex scandal. The former naval officer now has no official links to Defence, or ADFA. It will sound like sour grapes, but I have nothing to lose. I'm in a very good place, where I am. They have not evolved. I think there needs to be a major cleanout, actually, within the university, if ADFA is retained. This is not the first problem they have had it, the Defence Force academy.
They have had repeated problems, quite frankly, it is disgraceful, and it has to be rorted out and ruthlessly. You know, I went through bastardisation at Duntroon. I remember my - some fellow cadet s who were made to kneel for 48 hours. Bastardisation is not the way to teach young officers. From that experience, I became very heavily against artificial institutions. I myself have been a sceptic over the years in parts, but every time I have a serious look at it I really can't see an alternative model that would work better. I think the argument has turned on its head. There May been validity a long time ago, but it's pretty old fashioned now.Dr Hugh Smith remembers the headlines well, he lectured at ADFA for 18 years before retiring in 2004. It came to a bit of a head with the prooirs report, a rort of the de - report of the Defence subcommittee of Parliament, which advocated the closing down of ADFA - two main grounds. One was that it was a closed military environment, cadets ought to be mixing with peers at civilian universities. The chair of the submet, Roger Price, actually called ADFA a military nunnery. I think there is never any really chance that it would see ADFA close down. After 1986, a lot of post-graduate courses were developed which were of real use to military personnel, Defence civilians.1,500 post graduates are currently enrolled. Officers, cadets and midshipmen, 984. It is a very narrow, elite group. You do not see too many different ethnics. Or different coloured faces. We have, I think, about 20% women. It does in no way reflect Australian society, and because it's so elite, they do not come in contact with Australian society outside their education and training at the academy. When we talk about the entrenched culture problems, they are no more than any other Serbry institution in the - tertiary institution in the country. In most cases, they are better than most other tertiary institutions.And there is new evidence to back this up. The national union of students latest survey finds most women feel unsafe at university campuses at night. Almost half of the more than 1,000 women surveyed say they experienced a form of sexual harass ment. Two in ten said violence
they had experienced sexual violence and very few reported it to their university, or police. I do think it's a fairly radical solution, to close down an institution because of the very bad behaviour of a small number - there probably wouldn't be a Parliament left in Australia if we took that line. You get a much broader education and experience if you are a student in a civilian university. Having gone through a civilian university myself, there is a lot to be said for it. But the practical difficulties of implementing that are really very great. I believe the military culture there is poisoned. So I think to send them to universities in their own State, with a certain amount of parental guidance may be a better thing. Then you would lose a whole lot. For example, ADFA's significantly higher pass rate compared to even the group of eight universities is part of its culture and it's because they live in a disciplined environment, where they are encouraged to study, rather than a goof off, for example. According to a Defence spokes women, 12 more women enrolled this year compared with the same period last year. Even with the ongoing ADFA publicity, the total number of enrolments dropped by only 5 places. The commandant is saying that they are going to now in recruitment, make sure that they put more emphasis on gender equality. That's a very good thing to do at recruitment. I think that's a fine thing. But I would almost guarantee in ten years time at
there will be another scandal at the academy. Yes, we are going to do the right thing and things simmer down a little. But unfortunately within two years, it seems, the whole thing starts to happen all over. I've got tired. I've become really burnt out by the number of emails and approaches I've had from people who have had emotion al trauma and who have yet to come to grips with that.Is there engagement with your argument? There is some now. I've been saying this from 1974. But it's interesting now, people - some people are starting to agree with me. There are two people in a national debate that involves hundreds. So by over emphasising their views doesn't necessarily give you the cross-section of views about the academy both for and against.

In a statement, a spokeswoman says Defence is serious about eliminating unacceptable behaviour and resolutely committed to implementing cultural reforms. There are no reviews under way to consider sending officer cadet s and midshipmen to civilian universities. The commandant of the Australian Defence Force academy Bruce Kafer was unable for interview. Still to come, Paul McDermott's surprising return to Canberra, and a man taking tug tug tech to the world. This week, perhaps to your relief, Federal politics has taken something of a back seat. But it's still in the bus, and today, there was some movement in the leadership ranks for both Labor and the Coalition.

Pt election has been run and won, but the contest is never ending. Positions of prestige and power are up for grabs, be it in the ministry...Will you be putting yourself forward? It's not a matter of putting yourself forward, it's a matter of the PM making a decision.Are you expecting to move back into a front bench role?I have no expectations.In the Parliament itself. Will you be nominating yourself as speaker? Is that what you doI don't know. The member for New England, Barnaby Joyce.And in the party room. Are you going to put your hat in the ring todayYes, I am.On both sides of the isle. I'm determined we make Labor as competitive as possible. Thanks very much, guys.Are you prepared for a ballot?Have a lovely morning.

APPLAUSE

My friends, it is my honour to welcome you back to Canberra as the PM-elect of Australia. Tony Abbott won't be sworn in until next we are and he's yet to announce his front bench, but the first joint party-room meeting of the new Government was predictably euphoric. Our task is but briefly to save this moment. Our task is to give a great country and a great people the better Government that the people of Australia deserve. That is our task. And we will now move purposefully, calmly, methodically, to deliver on our election commitments, to build a stronger economy for a stronger Australia.He won't know for a month who his opponent will be. Labor has two new leadership contender s. I'm standing for the Labor leadership because I firmly believe that I'm the best candidate to lead Labor back into Government at the next election. I'm standing because I have the policy credentials developed over a long period of time. Let me say at the outset that I wish Mr Albanese well. I have indicated if he is successful, I will serve in whatever capacity he seeks and he indicated to me if I am successful, he would stand up as our pinch hitter in the Parliament and I have indicated I think that would be a great idea.Armed with an economic degree and a steely gaze, the young Anthony Albanese rose through Labor ranks as a political staffer and a scrapper from the party's left. All bets are off. Political cooperation, financial cooperation, this is where the rank and file make their stand.As Leader of the House for the past six years, he's held the difficult job of making the tight numbers work. And crucially, backed Kevin Rudd to return as leader. All the while, building his profile in unexpected places. I'm Anthony Albanese, and you're watching Rage.What you see is what you get. I'm someone who puts forward a view strongly and passionately when I believe it.His opponent is a Warrior for workers rights, prominent as a union leader, persuasive as an MP. He used his clout to remove Kevin Rudd and then did the same to Julia Gillard. Throughout, despite the faceless man, he was often in the public eye for better or worse. I understand that the PM's addressed this in a press conference in Turkey in the last few hours. I haven't seen what she said, but let me say I support what it is that she said.Hang on, you haven't seen what she saidBut I support what my PM said.Now the two Labor veterans square off against each other. The party has never been here before. 30,000 members will vote first, then the caucus after that. Well, you know, that's the idea. We are opening up the party unashamedly to broader participation. That's a good thing. This ballot in the contest
Labor Party will not be a contest of personalities, it will be a contest of ideas. Labor must have the big ideas for the next 20 and 30 years in Australia, and that is what I would seek to do if elected leader.Despite some dissent for the new way...You have been critical of the rank and file process. I oppose it had in caucus and I still oppose it.Party strategist s believe the rank and file vote will revive modern Labor. I think the most important thing here is that we are having a contest and that the two candidates can go out in a respectful way and say why they think they are the better candidate to lead the party for the next three emerges
acting leader until a winner emerges to take up the fight against the new PM. My friends, we have won the trust of the Australian people, our challenge now is to earn it, and to keep it. thank you so much. APPLAUSE An artist who tells the odd joke - that's an under stated and perhaps unlikely description of Paul McDermott. He's known best for his witness, singing voice - wit, singing voice and confrontational humour. It is making works of art that give him the most satisfaction. Paul McDermott has created art his whole life, even when travelling the world with comedy shows. Now for just just the second time, he is sharing it with the public. Well come to The Dark Garden of Paul McDermott.

Look at all my things. We got all the corpses out. I forget all about this rubbish. There is more. I used to travel with the all stars and other people, I used to do little five by sevens because I couldn't take larger pieces on the road, so I just used to have acrylics and things like that and paint on the road.So what fractures all of your stuff -This is minuscule.Just how to display three decades worth of painting, drawing, collecting and creating is the latest challenge for Paul process of transferring his work from his mouldy cellar at home in Sydney to a gallery in Canberra. Who is in the box? Mr Beautiful, here. I haven't taken Mr Beautiful head out. This is actually significant. This was...When all the pieces were eventually put back together, this was the surprising final result - The Dark Garden of Paul McDermott's mind. Area area

It's a melding of numerous different ideas that come Dark
together in this space, The Dark Garden, and I would like to make it an enveloping space, so people feel surrounded by the garden. It has a number of different elements to it, but I suppose a lot of the thoughts involved in it are about science and biology and catastrophe. A lot of the reason for the darkness came out of that big oil spill years ago. I just wanted to paint these black paintings that in some way referenced that, like a world that had been corrupted by things like chemical spills or oil spills or what's happening in Fukushima at the moment.How important is painting and drawing and creating things for you?For meYes. It's what I do most of the time. I mean, I would always have a pen or a pencil in my hand, I'd be scribbling something. I've always done it. So it's the mainstay, I suppose, or the background of everything that I do. I've just rarely ever shown people the magnitude of it, I suppose.Why haven't you shown it to people?People used to steel my stuff all the time. When I was in the all stars, I used do various things in the early days. And invariably the backdrops would get stolen. It just got tedious after a while. I burrowed into my world and just kept doing what I'd always done, but just didn't want to show anyone. Paul McDermott first shared that world in Adelaide, earlier this year, after a chance approach from Fringe Festival organisers. He was born in Adelaide and grew up in Canberra. So they are both appropriate places for him to get used to his very private work getting a public this
viewing.Are people surprised this is such a big part of your world? People don't see the creative side of your life?I don't know if I talk to people that much. You know, if it's a good surprise for them, if it's a scary surprise, you know, that would be troubling to me. Yeah, I don't know. People I know were surprised and they loved the work and certainly loi terred in the space for many, many hours. People were down there for hours and hours looking at the work, which is really quite touching. Equal measure of sort of wonder and delight and horror and shame and embarrassment and...No different to any of your other performances?No different to any other day, really. But it was great that people were engaged with it and liked it.How do you look at these works and compare them to what you were producing back in your ANU School of Art daysI suppose the most significant thing I did there was my end of year piece, which has reverberations within this work, because it was an installation as well, in the clock tour. I think of all of the things I've done in my life so far, the different elements and different shows I have been involved in, that still stands as the most significant thing I think I have achieved, and no-one saw it. So it was - it's an interesting - that was my... that was my moment, I suppose.You peeked early. I peeked early and everything else has been' sher monthsel since then - happy accidents. Shemozzle.In those School of Art days performing and bufking efbtd event by was a way to help you pay for some art supplies?You read the bio. Never, totally - yeah, totally. I used to steel the back of the... and the all stars, at the time, Tim and Richard, and a friend of theirs, Robert Piper, were performing and they were making like 30 or 40 dollars for a bufk, each, which just seemed a phenomenal amount of money for me. So I joined them and with that extra $30 in my kitty I was able to purchase canvass for the first time for myself and some paints and I didn't know where the all stars were going at the time. My primary concern was to just get enough money to do something substantial from my last piece. I think it came as a shock to us all that it took off so incredibly quickly. It was so much fun with those two men travelling around the world and doing things. It was totally engaging and totally different from anything I had previously experienced, or expected from my existence. It was a real shock. But this is the first time - I actually had a whole month to paint and it was probably since art school, it's probably the most intense period that I have invested myself in the world of painting. What about for you being back in Canberra where most of your family still live - many memories for you as you wander around the place? Yeah, I was saying to Andrew, who is helping me out, every corner in Canberra has a different memory for me, and for some reason they seem to be quite potent memories. Every time I come back here I get assailed with all these bizarre sort of moments where wonderful, stupid, insane things happened in this city. So, yeah, I don't know what it is. I've been to many cities and I've lived in many places, but Canberra just has something that's incredibly powerful in it for me. In The Dark Garden, it is at the M 16 art space in Griffith until the end of the month. In 2001, jacking gentleman jack built a small - Doug Jackson built an unusual clock in his tug tug home. Doug now sells more than 600 clocks a year, exports to dozens of countries and employs local workers. Doug's world clocks is taking tug tug technology to the world.

This is my workshop where we manufacture all of these beautiful clocks and sell them - we send them all around the world. At the moment we are sending around about 600 a year out, so welcome.All from a humble little garage in suburban Canberra. At first I was a little bit nervous, because people around the world are trusting on essentially me to not know that people around the world were receiving their clocks and being happy with it. These are just a few clocks that are on test for our for
clients. We actually run them for a week before they go out. It's just a field of words, the words light up. There is a tiny little computer chip inside there that keeps track of the time and knows that at 20 minutes to 11, it lights up the words 20 minutes to 11.

We started a few years ago when I encountered a large 40 centimetre clock by a German company. I thought that was a really awesome clock and I thought it's a price - it was that
like 1200 dollars and I thought that was a little bit crazy. I can show people how to make one. I designed on to the web and started to get emails from people saying can you sell us a kit? Can you make me a clock? So we started etching circuit boards in our laundry and sending kits off. Of course, the more kits we sent and the more clocks we sent the more people started emailing to say we would love more. So I'm just seeing growth going up and up and up.How many countries have you exported to?I haven't counted. It would be a very fun exercise to grab a map and a set of pins one day, but it is entirely standard to export. I mean, I would comfortably say 20 countries, maybe 30.

Lindsay, this is a part-time job with a difference, isn't it?Yes. I've never actually been in a part-time job before, any sort of job in general. So coming to a garage in some random house in the middle of Gordon is quite a nice change from what I see my mates with, working at Kmart, getting shifts.Doing little jobs that to
end up making clocks exported to 20-odd countries. Is that a good feeling?Yeah, it is, it really is, especially someone my age. Usually I would be standing at a register telling people have a good day, that's it. So this is quite a good feeling. In the quite flipping hamburgers. No.So you have stumbled on a nicee market?We have. We could turn off tomorrow, but we don't want to, because it's too much fun interacting with people. It's just fun. At the moment we export around about 60 or 70% of our clocks to places like - the US is our primary market, followed closely by the UK, Germany, Switzerland, even Georgia - not the norjia in America, but the Georgia in Russia. That was really cool. I think the reason why it resonates with people is because it is hand-made. We actually - the world is extremely used to going into Kmart or Big W and spending $8 on an alarm clock and walking out. That was churned out in a little Chinese factory. There is nothing wrong with that, but I make things that are hand-made. I actually physically here at the bench, I glue the components together. They know that Doug made them. If you look at the back, you know, it says "Doug's world clock, made in Canberra, Australia."

That's full-time for us this week, as we go, images from the exhibition freefall at Photo Access in Manuka. It's a glimpse into the life of the late Dr Robert Boden, instrumental in developing the street scapes and institutions. We have added his favourite music. We will see you next week. Captions by CSI Australia

£ Theme music

(Cheering and applause) Hello. Good evening, good evening,
good evening, good evening, good evening, good evening... Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. This is Captain Fry speaking
in, I hope, a very reassuring tone, welcoming you aboard this QI
International, around-the-world trip. We have an impressive roster of VIP
passengers on board with us tonight. International man of mystery
Jack Dee. (Applause)

Global phenomenon Bill Bailey. (Applause) Seasoned world traveller
David Mitchell. (Applause)

And from another planet entirely -
Alan Davies. (Applause)

And, gentlemen, if at any time
you wish to get my attention, then please don't hesitate
to use your call buttons. Jack goes... BUZZER: (Woman)
Icelandair to Inverness, Gate B. (Laughter) Bill goes... BUZZER: Iran Air to Istanbul,
last call. (Laughter)
David goes... BUZZER: (Woman 2) Air India
to Islamabad now closing.

And Alan goes... BUZZER: (Alarm blares)
Unexpected item in the bagging area. (Laughter and applause) Very good.
Oh, there you are.

Good. If you make sure that all your
seats are in an upright position, we are cleared for take-off. Don't forget that this year we are celebrating our ignorance,
ladies and gentlemen, with the Nobody Knows round. (Fanfare)
MAN: Nobody Knows. If you think that nobody knows
the answer to that question, then you can wave your 'nobodies'
and you get a big bonus. But if you wave it and you're wrong,
you get a bit of an old forfeit. What are the points that
you gain by using it correctly? I think we all agree
that nobody in this universe understands QI's scoring system. So, by that logic, were we to raise
the subject of the scoring system and I was to do that, then... Aha! Oh! (Applause) ALAN: Nobody knows.
Nobody knows.

He's made a very good point. I wonder what the score is now?
Yes, the score now...

Amazingly, Bill has three
and everyone else has zero. (Laughter and applause)