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Final ACT Legislative Assembly electoral boundaries announced

The final electoral boundaries for the ACT have been announced.

No changes were made after a public consultation to the 5 suggested electorates Elections ACT announced  704 more words


Canberra Olympic Pool reopens, for now

The indoor swimming pool at the troubled Canberra Olympic Pool has reopened after substantial renovations.

Major leaks have been fixed and Minister for Sport and Recreation… 376 more words


Cats banned from Gungahlin suburb of Throsby

Cats won’t be allowed to roam the new Gungahlin suburb of Throsby.

Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury has announced the yet-to-be-built suburb will be a cat containment area. 546 more words


Perceptions of cost drive Canberra light rail opposition

The 2016 ACT election campaign is underway and it started in earnest this week.

The Capital Metro light rail project will be the defining issue of the campaign. 527 more words

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Surging prison population forces second full-time ACT jail

A sharp rise in the number of prison inmates has forced the ACT Government to create Canberra’s second full-time jail.

The Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) is reaching capacity so Minister for Justice… 396 more words


New ACT electorates announced

Elections ACT has announced possible new electorates for the ACT – including a new Gungahlin-based zone called Yerrabi and a Woden-Weston Creek area called Murrumbidgee. 685 more words


Proposed electoral redistribution to be published tomorrow

Elections ACT will publish the proposed redistribution of ACT electoral boundaries tomorrow (Tuesday 31 March).

The five electorates have been drawn up after a public consultation process that started… 325 more words