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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.

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New online map shows mowing progress for Canberra

Transport Canberra and City Services

Canberrans will now be able to keep up to date on where mowing is being conducted throughout the city with the help of a new online mapping tool.

The new mowing map gives people a convenient way to track the progress of mowing in their suburb and the ACT more generally.

The interactive map shows which suburbs in Canberra have been recently mowed and when suburbs will be mowed next. The map will also let the public know of delays to the mowing schedules such as a result of wet weather or high fire danger. The map is updated weekly, to proved accurate information.

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Quicklag ELQ Earth Leakage Circuit Breaker (RCBO) - Electrical Safety Recall

Access Canberra

Homeowners, government agencies, property managers and electricians are encouraged to check switchboards and load centres following the national recall of a common circuit breaker manufactured by Eaton Industries.

The recall is of various models of the Quicklag ELQ Earth Leakage Circuit Breaker (RCBO) which are identifiable through them having a green “test” button and stamped with ‘Eaton ELQ’.

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Innovative and sustainable waste management

Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

The ACT Government is undertaking a market sounding to seek innovative and sustainable proposals from both the waste and non-waste sectors on how best to achieve the ACT’s waste management objectives.

The Territory is interested in finding solutions for all its waste streams and materials, and for improving its recycling collection.

This is an opportunity for local, national and international businesses and not-for-profit organisations to showcase ideas and solutions that can contribute to the ACT achieving national best practice in waste management.

Interested? Want to be part of the solution?

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H2OK - ACT Healthy Waterways

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

ACT Healthy Waterways is a joint initiative of the Australian and ACT governments to protect and improve long-term water quality in the ACT and the Murrumbidgee River system. The project will reduce the level of nutrients and pollutants entering our lakes and waterways that, in turn, have a significant impact on Australia's iconic Murray-Darling Basin.

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Access Canberra has moved

Access Canberra

Access Canberra has moved to new locations, offering easier transactions, more services and less waiting in line.

Access Canberra Woden has relocated to the brand new Access Canberra Service Centre in the Cosmopolitan Building, Woden Town Square - just around the corner from the bus interchange. The new Woden Service Centre offers over 200 services, faster transactions and features touch screen terminals so you can complete your transactions easily online. Payments at the new service centre are electronic only using debit or credit card.

Access Canberra Fyshwick shopfront has closed. All other services previously offered at this location are available at our existing Access Canberra Service Centres in Tuggeranong, Belconnen (electronic transactions only) and Woden (electronic transactions only).

Land titles and revenue services, previously available at our Fyshwick shopfront, are now located at Dame Pattie Menzies House, 16 Challis Street, Dickson. These services will only be available at this new location.

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ACT Medicinal Cannabis Medical Advisory Panel - Expressions of Interest

ACT Health Directorate

The ACT Minister for Health, Meegan Fitzharris MLA, is seeking expressions of interest to fill positions on the ACT Medicinal Cannabis Advisory Group (the MCAG).

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