Icon Water needs our community to Dial Before You Dig and Keep assets clear

Icon Water is asking our community to make the call to Dial Before You Dig on 1100 before planning construction works, to avoid damaging essential water and sewerage assets around their house.

We also need assistance from our community to keep a one metre clearance to water and sewerage assets, such as manholes and water meters, this will help our crews respond quicker to network issues. read more

More bike racks on ACT buses

It will be easier than ever to get your bike on a bus, with Transport Canberra announcing a further 33 buses in their fleet will be fitted with bike racks.

Director, Public Transport Operations, Ian McGlinn said Transport Canberra is currently in the process of installing the new bike racks, with all 33 to be installed on buses by the end of June 2017. read more

Gungahlin Jets represent ACT

This weekend a number of Gungahlin Jets AFL players will be representing ACT as part of the 2017 AFL NSW / ACT representative fixture this weekend. read more

Temporary road closures for Gungahlin Bus Station works

Works associated with the construction of the new Gungahlin Bus Station are scheduled to begin next week and last until early August 2017. To allow the work to be completed safely, temporary road closures will be put in place on sections of Gungahlin Place and Hibberson Street. read more

Smoke haze around Canberra

Emergency Services Agency has advised that residents, especially those in the west of Canberra, may notice a heavy smoke haze around the local region.

This smoke is the result of prescribed hazard-reduction pile burns in Kowen Forest as well as other hazard reduction burns taking place in surrounding NSW. read more

From Canberra to Humpty Doo – The Spine Tingling Charity Ride!

Andrew made it riding 5,551 kilometer's from Gungahlin to Humpty Doo in the Northern Territory as an epic journey to raise funds for Spinal Cure Australia and Hartley Lifecare.

As reported last year Andrew to take on the Spine Tingling Ride in 2017, Andrew left Canberra on Wednesday 15th March and two months later on the 15th May arrived at his desitination. He has ridden through Quorn, Oodnadatta, Stuarts Well, Alice Springs, Wycliffe Well, Katherine and he will arrive in Humpty Doo around midday on Monday 15th May. read more

Light rail works at Nullabor Avenue and Flemington Road

Preparatory works ahead of laying of the rail are underway at the intersection of Nullarbor Avenue and Flemington Road from 7th May through to Monday 5th June. Road detours are in place. Pedestrians please use signalised crossings and wait at traffic island to walk across Flemington Road. read more

Black rapid bus to Belconnen from Gungahlin

The ACT Government will provide free travel on two new Rapid bus routes as part of a trial of the services, deliver new ticket machines, progress procurement of a one ticket, one fare solution for bus and light rail and provide new bus priority infrastructure to support our growing transport network. read more

Stay safe and check your winter electrical appliances

Canberra’s cold winters means electricity use climbs in April and peaks in July to keep houses warm.

Electrical appliances being used to heat the home should be checked to ensure they’re safe for use. read more

Flemington Road EPIC onto Federal Highway Lane Closure

Commencing on 15 May 2017 and for the next four weeks, the southbound bus lane will be shared with general traffic at Flemington Road EPIC onto Federal Highway. Reduced traffic lane access will take place as follows: read more

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