Liberals offer a 10 year plan for cycling

ALISTAIR Coe has released the Canberra Liberals' vision for the future of cycling in Canberra, with a focus on improved connectedness, safety and a...

40 zones are back

ACT Policing is advising motorists that 40km/h speed limits are in effect in school zones as the new school term starts today (Monday 10...

Liberals promise to duplicate William Slim Drive

ALISTAIR Coe says a Canberra Liberals Government will duplicate William Slim Drive from Ginninderra Drive all the way to the Barton Highway. “The Canberra Liberals...

Greens promise an active travel office

THE Greens have announced the final plank of their transport plan. “The Greens are putting the community first and making it easier to walk, cycle,...

Greens promise better bike facilities

SHANE Rattenbury has launched the latest tranche of the Greens’ transport plan to make Canberra quick and easy to get around - a plan...

Barr promises to think about cycle tourism if returned

ANDREW Barr says a re-elected Labor Government will work with local cycling groups and VisitCanberra to develop a new strategy to market Canberra to...
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Greens promise $60 million for paths

THE Greens have announced the latest plank of their transport plan, which includes a $60 million investment in walking and cycling infrastructure. “The Greens are...

Labor promise more cash to lure airlines to Canberra

ANDREW Barr says a re-elected ACT Labor government will establish a new fund to attract more airline services to Canberra, adding more international destinations...

Greens to trial more varieties of environmentally friendly buses

THE ACT Greens have announced a major upgrade to Canberra’s bus fleet - pledging $132 million for more clean energy buses. The announcement follows...

International flights return to Canberra Airport

CANBERRA is now an international destination, following today’s arrival of Singapore Airlines’ SQ291 from Singapore and departure for Wellington, New Zealand. The Boeing 777-200ER with...

Greens promise traffic management plans for schools

SHANE Rattenbury has announced a $20 million initiative to work with every school community in Canberra to develop their own school safety traffic management...
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Liberals promise a vast transport corridor down Northbourne

ALISTAIR Coe says a Canberra Liberals Government will deliver a rapid transit corridor and additional road capacity on Northbourne Avenue, the Federal Highway and...

Greens promise millions to link ACTION with light rail

THE ACT Greens have announced an investment of $57 million into the ACTION bus network to improve bus frequency and network coverage across all...
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ANU to power jets and missiles with gum trees

ANU Scientists are a step closer to using Australia’s iconic gum trees to develop low-carbon renewable jet and missile fuel. Dr Carsten Kulheim, a lead...

Floriade returns, and with it fights over parking

ACCESS Canberra is reminding Floriade visitors to park legally. "Parking inspectors will be patrolling areas around Commonwealth Park and parking infringement notices will be issued...

Big motorcycle ride tomorrow to remember fallen police

ACT Policing are warning that more than 2,000 motorcycle riders will descend on Canberra tomorrow (Saturday, September 17) as part of the national Wall...

Lawyers campaigning for higher CTP fees

THE Law Society of the ACT has launched a campaign to safeguard the compensation rights of people injured in motor vehicle accidents in the...

Bus Depot open day tomorrow to celebrate Belconnen’s 50th

THE Director of Public Transport Operations, Ian McGlinn, says Canberrans are invited to celebrate 50 years of Belconnen with a fun ACTION Bus Depot...
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Liberals say the real cost of light rail is $4,000 per household per year

ALISTAIR Coe says the real cost of ACT Labor’s tram plan has been revealed through new analysis. The ACT Labor tram network will amount...
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Twitter goes to town on new ACT plate logos

YESTERDAY the ACT Government asked the public for ideas to make up the ACT's licence plate logos. Twitter has been quick to take up the...





Seven classics for the new REP season

Canberra REP will present a 2021 season of classics, with seven rather than the usual six plays, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.


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