May 29 2018

Canberra man dies in NSW crash

A 67 year old Canberra man has died in a crash in NSW on the weekend.

The crash happened Sunday morning near the Riverina town of Tumut.

NSW Police say the Aranda man, who was the driver of the RAV4, died at the scene, while his 48 year old passenger was airlifted to Canberra Hospital in a serious condition.

The driver of the other car was taken to...

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May 29 2018

Territory plan to be altered to allow greater redevelopment options

A proposal to alter the Territory Plan is currently available for submissions as the ACT Government seeks to provide the community with greater clarity and scope around the redevelopment of a number of blocks from the 60's and 70's. The Draft Variation changes the definition and naming of "single-dwelling block" to "standard block", allowing...
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May 29 2018

Geocon pitching to Chinese investors

Geocon is pitching Canberra apartments to Chinese investors, with a vision to transform the capital into the "face of the southern hemisphere". The property giant is planning to ramp up construction in Canberra, aiming to build an additional three thousand two hundred units over the next ten years.
 
A translation prepared for Fairfax of...
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May 29 2018

50 new electric vehicle charging stations for the ACT

50 new electric vehicle charging stations will be created in Canberra. More than $400 thousand will be allocated from the ACT budget towards the installation over the next year, with the exact locations yet to be confirmed.
 
 
Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability Shane Rattenbury the stations are another step towards the...
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