Community Noticeboard

Government moves to end greyhound racing in the ACT
Release date: 23 June 2017
Gordon Ramsay, MLA

The ACT Government will legislate to prohibit greyhound racing and trialling in the ACT by 30 June 2018. A government taskforce will work with the greyhound industry to deliver a package to enable their transition from the industry.

Young Indigenous leadership on show in Canberra
Release date: 23 June 2017
Rachel Stephen-Smith, MLA

Students from across the country have graduated in Canberra from the Australian Indigenous Leadership Centre’s (AILC) Certificate II and IV in Indigenous Leadership.

High school student’s pitch for their slice of health funding
Release date: 22 June 2017
Meegan Fitzharris, MLA

Four Canberra high schools yesterday pitched their entrepreneurial ideas at the It’s Your Move Festival of Great Ideas for the chance to secure funding for their healthy school projects.

Garbage truck drivers pause to farewell former colleague
Release date: 21 June 2017
Transport Canberra and City Services

Waste and recycling collection services scheduled for Thursday 22 June 2017, will be affected between the hours of 8.30 am and 12.30 pm to allow drivers the opportunity to attend the funeral of a colleague.

People with disability give parks extra TLC
Release date: 21 June 2017
Meegan Fitzharris, MLA

The ACT Government is working with local Disability Employment Service LEAD to provide some tender care to Canberra parks and ponds.

Consultation on an Arts Advisory body begins
Release date: 21 June 2017
Gordon Ramsay, MLA

Minister for the Arts Gordon Ramsay today announced he is seeking the views of the arts community on a proposal to form a new Ministerial Arts Advisory body to inform the government on arts policy and other related matters.

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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.

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.

Winter Festival In The City
23 June - 17 July 2017

Winter Festival In The City will host a wide range of snow and ice related activities including open air ice skating, giant slide, toboggan rides and European style pop up food stalls.

Gala Truffle Dinner
29 June 2017

Enjoy an exceptional four course dinner with matching local wines while watching the night lights of Canberra from the unique Village Centre. A collaborative event with four of Canberra’s best chefs, showcasing premium local produce, wines and of course, truffles!

Warm Trees
1 to 30 July 2017

Warm Trees is the largest installation of knitting and crochet on trees in the world! This year large cherry blossoms, huge flowers and bright scarves will feature in various forests and in the Village Centre at the National Arboretum.

Walk with Wollemis
1 to 16 July 2017

Rug up for a walk among ancient trees and discover their stories during the school holidays.

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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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Your Say

Share ideas and have your say on a range of government projects and initiatives across Canberra via the Your Say website.

Changes to legislation removed the requirement to publish public notices in newspapers. Public notices can now be published on an ACT Government website. For more information about Red Tape Reduction please visit the Access Canberra website.

Public notice Release date
Application for Registration of a Salesperson 28 Jun 2017
ACT Tree Register - Various 28 Jun 2017
Application for Registration of a Salesperson 27 Jun 2017
Application for Registration of a Salesperson 27 Jun 2017
Application for Liquor Licence 27 Jun 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 26 Jun 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 26 Jun 2017
Application for Employment Agent Licence 23 Jun 2017
Application for Real Estate Agent Licence 23 Jun 2017
Application for Registration of a Salesperson 23 Jun 2017
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