Over the years we have seen a relentless drive by successive Governments to diminish these Institutions through continued budget reductions whether they be through the so-called “efficiency dividend” or other cuts. Our community believes that there is a Community Service Obligation on the Parliament of Australia and its Members and Senators to fully fund these Institutions to enable them to operate for the benefit of all Australians. Continue reading
The proposed boundaries split the Woden Valley into two electorates. This has been catastrophic for the Woden Town Centre where, under the ACT Electorate boundaries for at least 8 years, the District was split in two as is proposed here by this Re-distribution. With the ACT Electorate changes finally putting Woden back together again in 2016, it would be tragic for the Federal Re-Distribution to again split this community. The suburbs of Lyons, Curtin, Hughes, Garran and Phillip should be included in the electorate of Bean.
A new wetland is being built at Holder as part of the ACT Healthy Waterways project. The new wetlands will attract birds, animals and reptiles. Continue reading
An agreement has been reached to bring Molonglo Valley’s first-ever seniors’ lifestyle and care community. The new high-quality housing community and retail site will be part of the master plan to incorporate housing,
retail and lifestyle features that encourage community interaction over many generations.
The announcement of an Inquiry into Canberra’s national institutions is welcomed by our Council. It is an opportunity for the Canberra Community to speak out about the ongoing cuts to these oganisations. Continue reading
Tom Anderson talks about Weston Creeks wish list from this years ACT Budget and the issues for Molonglo. A new Community Centre and a Health Centre, the lack of employment in Molonglo and the delays with a bridge across the Molonglo River. Continue reading
The 2nd Service Station for Weston Creek and Molonglo was approved on 7 December 2017 with a number of conditions. These conditions need to be accepted by the applicants before development can be commenced. Continue reading
Weston Creek and Waramanga residents are continuing their push for a playground at the Waramanga shops. This is the latest video and press release hoping for a positive outcome from Government. Continue reading
The Long Wait for a new swimming pool in our area is getting nearer with the announcement today of the plans for the new Stromlo Leisure Centre in Stromlo Forest Park. Continue reading
Tom Anderson talks about Weston and Molonglo issues on ABC Breakfast Tuesday 6 March 2018 Continue reading