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NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust issues final grants
Release date: 26 May 2017
Shane Rattenbury, MLA

The ACT Government will continue the legacy of the NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust, which has issued its final grants, Minister for Road Safety Shane Rattenbury said.

This is My Brave: Community stories tackle mental health stigma
Release date: 26 May 2017
Shane Rattenbury, MLA

Minister for Mental Health Shane Rattenbury will be opening the Australian premier of This is My Brave at the Tuggeranong Arts Centre.

New members appointed to the ACT Heritage Council
Release date: 26 May 2017
Mick Gentleman, MLA

Minister for the Environment and Heritage Mick Gentleman has announced that the ACT Heritage Council will be getting a fresh new look this year with the appointment of four new committee members, who will help recognise and conserve our region's rich heritage.

Better community learning facilities at Woden Library
Release date: 25 May 2017
Meegan Fitzharris, MLA

The upcoming ACT Budget will invest in better facilities at Woden Library, by relocating the Heritage Library to provide more local community learning areas.

Better school infrastructure for our students and community
Release date: 25 May 2017
Andrew Barr, MLA

The ACT Government is delivering on our commitment to provide better schools across Canberra by upgrading and expanding classrooms and facilities in our local public schools.

ACT Health relocation to Woden to boost local economy
Release date: 25 May 2017
Andrew Barr, MLA

ACT Health has officially taken up residence in its contemporary office space in Woden, a move designed to support the Woden Town Centre after a number of Federal Government agencies left the area.

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Ranger Guided Activities at Tidbinbilla
Year round

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve offers an extensive program of guided walks and activities and special school holiday activities throughout the year. Don't miss your chance to see Australian wildlife in this beautiful natural environment.

Films at the National Film and Sound Archive
Year round

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) presents an extensive screening program and a range of special events throughout the year.

National Capital Rally
26 - 28 May 2017

Get up close to international motor sport stars as the Australian round of the FIA Asia-Pacific Rally Championship returns to Canberra better than ever for 2017 with the National Capital Rally.

Raiders v Roosters
28 May 2017

Round 12 of the NRL Telstra Premiership sees the entertaining Roosters return to GIO Stadium to play the Raiders. This match promises some of the most entertaining rugby league of the season.

National Botanic Gardens Open Day
28 May 2017

The National Botanic Gardens Open Day celebrates the gardens with craft activities, behind-the-scenes tours, botanic art demonstrations, face painting, yoga and massage, and more.

Plus500 Brumbies v Rebels
3 June 2017

Round 15 of the 2017 Vodafone Super Rugby will see the domestic rivalry of the Melbourne Rebels heat up as the competition heads towards the pointy end.

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Do not pick or eat any wild mushrooms
ACT Health Directorate

ACT Chief Health Officer Dr Paul Kelly is reminding the community not to pick or eat any wild mushrooms found growing in and around the ACT.

Death Cap mushrooms are a deadly, poisonous fungus. In Canberra, the Death Cap mushroom often grow near established oak trees in warm, wet weather typically observed in late summer and autumn. With the recent cool and wet weather, Death Cap mushrooms have been found around Canberra.

Light rail construction updates
Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

Construction of stage one of the Light Rail Network is now underway, with work progressing on the 12 kilometre City to Gungahlin corridor. The ACT Government has also endorsed a City to Woden corridor as the preferred next stage in the development of the network. Stay up to date with construction activities along the corridor via the weekly newsletter.

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