Senator Seselja praises local commemorative projects

Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, today announced two Canberra organisations would receive Government funding to support local community projects that honoured Australia’s military history. Senator Seselja congratulated No 37 Squadron (RAAF) Association who received $1,770 and Dominion Yachtsmen Scheme 1939 – 1945 who received $1,769 to install plaques at…

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New DSS headquarters in Tuggeranong almost complete

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 09:22   Work on the new national office for the Department of Social Services (DSS) in Tuggeranong is only months away from completion. Assistant Minister for Social Services and Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, yesterday toured the building to view the final stages of the…

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Celebrating ACT Exporters

A Canberra exporter could become Australia’s exporter of the year. Entries have opened for the 55th Australian Export Awards program which celebrates the success of Australian products and services on the world stage. Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, encouraged local exporters to enter. “The awards highlight the international success…

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Funding boost to mobilise Australia’s citizen scientists

The Australian National University and CSIRO will receive almost $800,000 in grant funding for projects that will team everyday Australians with scientists. Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Senator Arthur Sinodinos and Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja announced the recipients of the Australian Government’s Citizen Science Grants in Canberra…

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New Dicks Creek Road Bridge Opens in the Yass Valley

Friday, 12 May 2017 16:22 Today marks the opening of the new concrete Dicks Creek Road Bridge at Nanima, near Murrumbateman, replacing an almost 60-year-old timber bridge that served the community well but was in desperate need of replacement. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester said it was…

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Funding to fix 7 Road Black Spots in the ACT

Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:04 Road safety in the ACT has received a boost with a new round of funding announced under the successful Federal Government Black Spot Programme. Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester alongside Senator for the Australian Capital Territory and Chair of the ACT Black Spot…

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Statement on the proposed decentralisation of the APS

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 18:43 “I have been on the record and made it very clear that I support Canberra as the national capital and the centre of government. “If the Commonwealth wants to consider moving government departments they should be moved from Sydney or Melbourne rather than Canberra, which…

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Upgrades to Wentworth Avenue complete

29 March 2017 10:40 Wentworth Avenue upgrades are complete, providing 10,000 daily motorists with a smoother, safer and more durable road. Over 1.5 kilometres of pavement repaired and upgraded since 2013, including a new surface, kerbs and gutters. The final stage of pavement repairs and upgrades along Wentworth Avenue is…

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