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Canberra Times
Captain Cook memorial jet to undergo major upgradeThe Captain Cook Jet on Lake Burley Griffin was turned off because of a failure
Captain Cook memorial jet to undergo major upgrade
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The Captain Cook Jet on Lake Burley Griffin was turned off because of a failure in its pumping system. Photo: Graham Tidy Lake Burley Griffin's Captain Cook memorial jet will undergo its biggest upgrade in two decades so it can begin pumping water... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Captain Cook Memorial Jet shut down for repairs for second time this yearLake Burley Griffin's Lake Burley Griffin's iconic Captain Cook Memorial Jet
Captain Cook Memorial Jet shut down for repairs for second time this year
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 hours ago
Lake Burley Griffin's Lake Burley Griffin's iconic Captain Cook Memorial Jet has been shut down for the second time this year, for what the National Capital Authority (NCA)... Read more
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Canberra Times
NCA, residents welcome scaled-back development of Old Canberra BrickworksThe government's new plans are for a maximum of 380 dwellings, compared with th
NCA, residents welcome scaled-back development of Old Canberra Brickworks
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
The government's new plans are for a maximum of 380 dwellings, compared with the original 1800. Photo: Supplied The community has welcomed the ACT government's dramatically scaled-back proposal for the Old Canberra Brickworks redevelopment. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Yarralumla Brickworks plans slashed as ACT government backs down on height and densityThe ACT government has dramatically slashed the proposed redevelopment of the B
Yarralumla Brickworks plans slashed as ACT government backs down on height and density
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
The ACT government has dramatically slashed the proposed redevelopment of the Brickworks. Photo: Supplied The ACT government has dramatically scaled back the proposal for the Yarralumla Brickworks redevelopment following strong opposition to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lakeside container village reverts to government controlChief Minister Andrew Barr at the Mad Hatters party at Westside. Photo: Rohan
Lakeside container village reverts to government control
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Chief Minister Andrew Barr at the Mad Hatters party at Westside. Photo: Rohan Thomson The ACT government has taken back control of the controversial Westside container village from Stromlo Stomping Grounds, which has struggled with months of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Changes to driving and parking around Questacon on SaturdayDrivers will be restricted from driving and parking around parts of Questacon t
Changes to driving and parking around Questacon on Saturday
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Drivers will be restricted from driving and parking around parts of Questacon this weekend while chillers are replaced on the science hub's roof. A National Capital Authority spokeswoman said Mall Road will be closed between 5am and 6pm on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Katy Gallagher calls for co-operation on CSIRO land saleCSIRO has revealed that it asked the National Capital Authority to include the
Katy Gallagher calls for co-operation on CSIRO land sale
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
CSIRO has revealed that it asked the National Capital Authority to include the Ginninderra field station site for possible new development. Photo: Supplied Senator Katy Gallagher has called for co-operation between the ACT government and CSIRO over... Read more
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Canberra Times
CSIRO flags possible sale of Ginninderra research siteThe CSIRO Ginninderra field station site. Photo: Supplied The CSIRO has raised
CSIRO flags possible sale of Ginninderra research site
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
The CSIRO Ginninderra field station site. Photo: Supplied The CSIRO has raised the prospect of selling its massive Ginninderra field station to make way for a new urban area on Canberra's northern outskirts. On Wednesday, the research organisation... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CSIRO flags potential sale of Ginninderra research site The CSIRO has flagged the potential sale of its Ginninderra field station as
CSIRO flags potential sale of Ginninderra research site
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
The CSIRO has flagged the potential sale of its Ginninderra field station as it looks for ways to better utilise the land. It said the site was currently underutilised and it had requested... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lake boat and bike hire businesses fear being thrown out to make way for West Basin projectMr Spoke bike hire owners Martin Shanahan and Jillian Edwards with boat hire bu
Lake boat and bike hire businesses fear being thrown out to make way for West Basin project
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Mr Spoke bike hire owners Martin Shanahan and Jillian Edwards with boat hire business owner Jim Seears, are worried about how government redevelopment plans will effect their futures. Photo: Rohan Thomson Boat and bike hire businesses on Canberra's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ANU to build $53m accommodation block for 500 studentsANU to build $53 million accommodation block for 500 students The Australian N
ANU to build $53m accommodation block for 500 students
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
ANU to build $53 million accommodation block for 500 students The Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra has released plans to build a new $53 million accommodation block on its campus. The five to eight-storey proposed building will... Read more
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Canberra Times
New Acton could get trendier with plans in place for a pop-up bicycle outletAn innovative plan for a pop-up bicycle outlet could bring further trend to New
New Acton could get trendier with plans in place for a pop-up bicycle outlet
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
An innovative plan for a pop-up bicycle outlet could bring further trend to NewActon. Photo: Jamila Toderas Trendy NewActon could see another innovative retail development if plans for a pop-up bicycle outlet get the green light. The National... Read more
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Canberra Times
Calls for ACT government to release light rail business case reviewThe light rail project business case was released in October 2014. The ACT gov
Calls for ACT government to release light rail business case review
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
The light rail project business case was released in October 2014. The ACT government appears unmoved by calls from a Legislative Assembly committee for the release of a second expert review of the light rail project's final business case by the end... Read more
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Canberra Times
Barton car park to ease commuter pressure opensThe Little National Hotel car park in Barton, off National Circuit, opened this
Barton car park to ease commuter pressure opens
Canberra Times / Posted 25 days ago
The Little National Hotel car park in Barton, off National Circuit, opened this week. Photo: Jamila Toderas Developers of a new mixed-use precinct in Barton hope a new structured car park will ease pressures on commuters in the Parliamentary... Read more

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