Nov 26 2018

50 Maritime Safety jobs to move to Coffs Harbour

50 Maritime Safety jobs to move to Coffs Harbour

Up to 50 jobs at the Australian Maritime Safety Authority will move to Coffs Harbour under the government's latest decentralisation push, but it is yet to be decided how many will be relocated from Canberra.Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack made the announcement -- with 69 jobs in total to be created in regional areas, including a new office...

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Nov 25 2018

Procurement process underway soon for the Australian War Memorial revamp

Procurement process underway soon for the Australian War Memorial revamp

The procurement process for The Australian War Memorial's redevelopment plan could begin before the end of the year.

The $498 million project has received both support and backlash, with some questioning the cost and other saying the money could be better spent supporting veterans.

The War Memorial's first priority is to hire a project manager with...

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Nov 25 2018

Coles unveils new proposal for Dickson shopping village

Coles unveils new proposal for Dickson shopping village

Coles has announced a new proposal for a shopping village in Dickson.

Detailed plans have not yet been released, but it's reported plans for an Aldi supermarket have been dropped, with a vision of an open Dickson square, including facades and landscaping.

The development is expected to have two levels of parking, around 1,000 square metres for...

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Nov 25 2018

National Gallery wins top gong at tourism awards

National Gallery wins top gong at tourism awards

The National Gallery of Australia has claimed the title of the capital's major tourist attraction in the 2018 Canberra Region Tourism Awards.

The awards recognise excellence and innovation in tourism, with the NGA going on to represent Canberra at the national awards next year.

The Mint took out the top gong in cultural tourism, the AIS in...

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