Fewer shopping trolleys to be abandoned with new systems now in place


Residents should see fewer shopping trolleys abandoned on nature strips, in parks and by the roadside after new systems were put in place this week to ensure retailers that provide trolleys have containment systems in place.

“Over recent months, Transport Canberra and City Services has been working closely with major retail providers to ensure they comply with shopping trolley management and the regulatory requirements of the Litter Act 2004,” Minister for Transport and City Services Meegan Fitzharris said. read more

Coles creates 77 new jobs at new supermarket in Amaroo


Amaroo residents have been waiting a very long time for their very own shops and on the 8th of February they will finally have them! The new centre with Coles supermarket and a range of other specialty stores and basement car park is a welcomed development by local residents.

More than 100 local residents have secured a role at Coles’ new Amaroo, supermarket. The new market-style Amaroo supermarket will employ 77 new recruits and 30 existing team members who have transferred from existing Coles stores in the area.  read more

Managed car parking at Marketplace Gungahlin commences 28th November


On 19th August, Marketplace Gungahlin opened their new two level underground car park which accomodates 500 car parking spaces and weather protected travelator access to Woolworths and Kmart.

Combined with the car parking within the Big W mall, there are now a total of 1,300+ car parking spaces available for customer convenience at Marketplace Gungahlin. read more

Celebrating 29 years, Kmart together with The Salvation Army and Mission Australia are helping to show others that they are not alone.


Yesterday Kmart Gungahlin launched their Christmas wishing tree along with students from Neville Bonner Primary school by decorating the tree, placing the first 2 official gifts under three, singing Jingle Bells and of course the morning was completed with cake and a special visit by Santa.

Read on to find out how you can help other families this Christmas through The Salvation Army and Mission Australia. read more

Marketplace Gungahlin Milestone


18 years ago on the 9th August 1998 the then Chief Minister opened stage one of Marketplace Gungahlin. At this time Marketplace Gungahlin was a lone building among the paddocks of the Gungahlin "Town Centre".

Fast forward to 31st October 2005 the Chief Minister of the day Jon Stanhope opened stage two of Marketplace Gungahlin. This development introduced Big W, more specialty stores and car parks to the town centre.  read more

Retail offering announced in Marketplace Gungahlin extension


We are pleased to be able to let you know a number of the exciting shops to be part of the new Marketplace Gungahlin extension opening in late November 2016.

We are all excited about Kmart coming as the anchor tenant for the new extension. Kmart will be joined by the following businesses: read more

North Canberra retail landscape set to transform as part of $60m expansion of Marketplace Gungahlin


The opening of a new underground carpark at Marketplace Gungahlin marks the completion of the first stage of a $60m expansion that will significantly increase retail space in the centre, providing an additional 500 underground carparks and delivering up to 25 new retailers, including Kmart, to the growing region. read more

Marketplace Gungahlin underground car park now open


On the 23rd of July last year we advised the My Gungahlin community that the open air car park next to Woolies was closing to allow for a major transformation for the next extension of Marketplace Gungahlin. We can now let you know that one year and one month on the new two level basement car park is now open! read more

Marketplace Gungahlin underground car park opening soon


Marketplace Gungahlin's new underground car park is due to open very soon!

To make way for the new and improved Marketplace, you may have noticed there has been a transformation of the existing Woolworths mall. This will invigorate the shopping experience as it allows effortless shopping between the hub of new retail stores and the existing stores you know and love - Woolworths, Soul Pattinson Chemist, Nextra Newsagency,  Hairhouse Warehouse and more. read more

The Marketplace Gungahlin extension fly through


The new Marketplace represents another step closer to the realisation of the vision for the Gungahlin Town Centre as a lively hub for retail, commercial and entertainment uses while maintaining the unique “urban village” character. Gungahlin is the 3rd fastest growing region in Australia and this development responds to growing demands of the community. The project aims to meet the needs and expectations of customers by providing greater retail choice for convenience, fashion, dining and lifestyle needs. read more

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