Would you prefer a seat on a tram or an Audi convertible?

ALISTAIR Coe says that for the same price as light rail, the ACT Labor government could buy an Audi A3 convertible for every household...

GIO brings down the cost of CTP insurance

WITH Costco petrol (for members) diving under a dollar per litre there's more good news for Canberra's motorists as GIO have announced the first...

Uber from the Airport

ANDREW Barr has announced that Canberra Airport and Uber have reached an agreement to allow inbound passengers to Canberra to use Uber services from...

Horse Park Drive now complete

NEARLY a quarter century after Gungahlin was declared Canberra's "fourth town" in 1991 the road connections are nearing completion. Andrew Barr is today celebrating the...

Special insurance class for Uber drivers

THE acting CTP Regulator for the ACT has announced a new class of premiums for rideshare vehicles, together with a fall in rates for...

Buses are free for major sports

ANDREW Barr has announced that fans of the Brumbies, Raiders, Giants and Cricket at Manuka Oval will be able to travel for free on...
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A tram for Woden? Master plans unveiled

MICK Gentleman has released the draft Master Plans for both Woden Town Centre and Mawson group centre for community comment. “The announcement of these plans...

Try the buses says Shane

WITH pay parking arriving in the Parliamentary Triangle tomorrow Shane Rattenbury is encouraging workers in that zone to try his bus network. “Now is the...

So what went wrong for the Northbourne trees?

THE Liberals' Alistair Coe is asking unkind questions about the Government justifications for clear felling the urban forest of Northbourne Avenue to make way...

Double demerits this weekend

SIMON Corbell is reminding drivers that double demerit points will be applied over the Labour Day long weekend as part of the government’s commitment...

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...

Uber is here

ANDREW Barr and Shane Rattenbury have announced that the ACT has become the first jurisdiction in Australia to introduce regulated ridesharing. "From today, Canberrans...

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...

Shane wants your thoughts on Copland Drive

SHANE Rattenbury has announced the start of a study and community consultation process to identify traffic issues on Copland Drive in Evatt, Melba and...

Capital Metro boss to run all of Canberra’s public transport

MEEGAN Fitzharris has announced that Capital Metro Director-General Emma Thomas will head the new Transport Canberra agency. "From 1 July 2016, the new agency will...

$1 bus fares for early risers

SHANE Rattenbury is trying to entice commuters onto earlier ACTION bus services with discount fares before 7.30am. “From next Monday 5 to Friday 30 May...

The Tram eats Canberra as TCCS eclipses TAMS

MEEGAN Fitzharris says today marks the start of a new era of integrated transport and high quality local services for Canberrans as a new...
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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...

Gundaroo Drive duplication gets started

MEEGAN Fitzharris says the first stage of works on the $31.1 million project to duplicate Gundaroo Drive will commence today (weather permitting). "The works will...

Liberals promise to roll back paid parking

JEREMY Hanson says the Canberra Liberals will make parking fairer across the ACT by removing the late night and weekend extensions to paid parking...





‘Yorick’ mural gets the public tick of approval

A week or so has elapsed since stencil artist Luke Cornish put the brushes down on his mural at The Street Theatre, so we thought we’d find out what the public thought.


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