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New outdoor gyms 'to make exercise easier'

If you’ve had the pleasure of visiting the Gungahlin suburb of Crace, you will have found the outdoor gym particularly impressive.

With 14 machines, set at weights that older people and young kids can use, it’s a very good system and one that the ACT Labor Party went to the 2012 election with the policy of replicating across Canberra. 501 more words


The facts: Canberra's tram

The plan to build a tram (or light rail) from Gungahlin to Canberra City is the big topic in ACT politics. It’s inflamed passion from all sides of politics and many who don’t care about politicians. 619 more words


Capital Metro gets the green light

The business case Canberra’s light rail system — Capital Metro — has been approved by the ACT Government, but at a cost.

Minister for Capital Metro Simon Corbell said the public-private partnership will cost about $783 million, with construction to start in 2016 and services to start running in 2019 or 2020. 963 more words