Gold Creek Homestead Up for Sale

It looks like the final chapter in the history of the Gold Creek Homestead is about to be written. The ACT government’s Suburban Land Agency are selling the block it is located on via tender – the details are summarised in an article on MyGungahlin – it’s described as a “retirement

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Public Housing Renewal – Gungahlin Town Centre

As part of the ACT Government’s Public Housing Renewal project, and consistent with the ACT’s long history of distributing public housing throughout the community, a number of public housing projects in Gungahlin have been recently completed in Amaroo, Moncrieff, and Nicholls, and commenced in Taylor and Throsby. Details can be found here.

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Gungahlin Town Centre undergoing transformation ahead of light rail

This is a media release from Meegan Fitzharris, MLA, 9 March 2018 From next week Hibberson Street in the Gungahlin Town Centre will be transformed into a more people-friendly shared zone, with work also beginning on an upgrade to Gungahlin Place Park to add more greenery and play spaces. Work

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Hall School Museum and Heritage Centre Twilight Concert 2018

  The Hall School Museum and Heritage Centre is again presenting a Twilight Concert on 25 March at 4pm. Hall’s annual brass band twilight concert has been a popular part of Canberra’s autumn calendar for 10 years.  The concert, hosted by local David Kilby and held on the lawns of the

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Next Public Meeting 9 May 2018

Gungahlin Roads Update – Ben McHugh Pre-Reading – Gungahlin Road Projects Status Gold Creek Homestead Sale – What Does the Community Want ? – GCC Pre-Reading – Gold Creek Homestead, is it worth saving? Air Towers Development Update – GCC Pre-Reading – Air Towers Development Application Update New Bus Network Update – GCC Pre-Reading

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Canberra’s first Light Rail Vehicle is here!

Canberra’s first light rail vehicle (LRV) arrived just before Christmas marking a major step towards an integrated public transport network. The new LRV is the first of 14 vehicles which will be arriving over the coming months. ABOUT THE LIGHT RAIL VEHICLES (LRV):     Each LRV is made up

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Minister’s Response: Gungahlin Bus Services and Public Transport:

On 22 August, 2017 the GCC wrote (via email) to the Minister for Transport highlighting our long-held concerns about the lag in the provision of bus services to new suburbs, particularly Jacka stage 1 and Moncrieff. The GCC received a response to this email on 3 January 2018 (included below).

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UPDATED: Air Towers Development Application

UPDATED 26/11/2017 – Responses to the Development Application must be lodged before 29 November 2017 (details below) A Development Application (DA) has been lodged for two new apartment towers on the corner of Gundaroo Drive and Gozzard Street. If approved, these towers will stand up to 18 storeys or 58

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Public Transport for New Gungahlin Suburbs

At the June public meeting the issue of public transport to newly established suburbs in the Gungahlin area was raised with Transport Canberra. The GCC has followed this up with an email to all Yerrabi MLA’s which addresses the concerns raised, namely that waiting until Light Rail was operational is not satisfactory

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National Trust Open Day at Gungahlin Homestead

A rare opportunity to visit Gungahlin Homestead, a 19th Century grand English style residence in Canberra. There will be tours of the building, refreshments and a range of activities for young and old. Soldier On, the current tenants of the Homestead are our co-hosts for this event. Learn about this

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