Celebrate Gungahlin festival sacked due to construction work

My Gungahlin has announced that the Celebrate Gungahlin committee has decided to cancel the festival this year due to light rail construction work. This is very disappointing news for Gungahlin and the Canberra community. As a founding member of the Celebrate Gungahlin committee, I know that this decision would not…

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Light Rail Stage 2 needs another look

The Canberra Liberals want reliable, efficient and cost effective transport options for Canberra. We want Canberrans to be able to get around our beautiful city. Light Rail Stage 2 needs a lot more scrutiny which the Federal Parliament will provide. Labor’s refusal to release full business cases for Light Rail…

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Federal Labor’s health promises completely out of touch

At a press conference at The Canberra Hospital, Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten today told reporters that only Labor will deliver equipment, staffing and services that our health system needs. “If the situation at The Canberra Hospital weren’t so serious, Bill Shorten’s intervention would have been almost laughable,” Shadow Health…

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Compromised Greens run protection racket for

The Canberra Liberals believe that the ACT Health Minister Meegan Fitzharris should resign. Minister Fitzharris is responsible for serial failings in the health department. She has failed in her mission to provide Canberrans with safe and reliable health services. She also misled the Assembly and Canberrans on multiple occasions, saying…

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ACT Government must commit to upgrading one of Canberra’s most dangerous intersections

The ACT Government must commit now to implementing expert-recommended safety improvements to the intersection of Ginninderra and Tillyard Drives, Liberal MLA for Ginninderra Elizabeth Kikkert has said. “I personally witnessed the aftermath of two more car crashes at this intersection just last week”, Mrs Kikkert explained. “Thankfully, it was only…

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