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Where You Are Festival launched!

Where You Are Festival – It’s time to experience Canberra’s newest events, and there’s no better place than “where you are”. Canberra is well and truly on...

RISE Canberra uplifts community through arts and events

The two-month Where You Are Festival will run from 10 July to 11 September, acting to highlight unique Canberra experiences across art and culture, music, ideas and forums, sport, community and food.

WorkSafe now independent

WorkSafe ACT is now operating as an independent regulator, under the direction of new ACT Work Health and Safety Commissioner, Jacqueline Agius.

ACT COVID-19 restrictions to ease from midday Friday

The ACT Government has announced the Territory will move to Stage 3 of the COVID-19 Easing of Restrictions Roadmap at midday Friday 10 July.

‘Too late’ for Liberals to push ACT World Cup matches

An ACT Government spokesperson has defended the Territory’s decision not to bid for games in the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, saying it’s too late for the ACT Liberals to push for it.

CatholicCare to manage part of government’s Toolangi complex

Following a tender process, CatholicCare has been appointed to manage 33 affordable rental properties as community housing in the ACT Government’s Toolangi development, a complex of 66 purpose-built dwellings in...

Funding for the disability sector

The disability sector welcomed ACT Government funding on Friday 26 June, to help ease Canberrans with disability out of isolation.

New deal to make ACT firefighters the best trained in Australia

Canberra will receive an additional 99 firefighters over the next four years to meet the needs of the growing city.

Curtain set to rise on Canberra’s arts community

Canberra’s arts community has welcomed a lifeline this week, as the ACT Government commits $1.07 million to the struggling sector.

Take time to ‘Know Your Neighbour’

A new campaign is supporting Canberrans to connect with their neighbours to help build and maintain community connections. Part of the ACT Government’s Community Recovery Plan, Minister...

Respiratory clinics help meet COVID-19 testing demand

Demand for COVID-19 testing is seeing an increase in wait times at the Weston Creek walk-in clinic and drive-through testing facility at EPIC.

Half of light rail network to close temporarily

The Flemington Road stretch of Canberra’s light rail network will temporarily cease operations as a stop at Sandford Street, Mitchell is constructed in the next 12 months.