Libs To Cut Red Tape To Help Clubs Survive And Thrive

ACT Deputy Opposition Leader Brendan Smyth announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will reduce the negative impacts of ‘red tape’ imposed on Canberra’s local clubs, and will ensure they have a more certain operating environment. Mr Smyth said today’s announcement will ensure local clubs are able to…

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Liberals To Duplicate Athllon Drive

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Transport Services Minister Alistair Coe announced today that if elected, the Canberra Liberals will duplicate Athllon Drive between Sulwood Drive and Drakeford Drive. Mr Seselja said Tuggeranong has been severely neglected by the ACT Labor Government and this is one part of…

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Greens To Charge For Car Use

“The Greens are supportive of a mileage-based car user fee.” ACT Greens, ACT Taxation Review, May 2012 The Quinlan Review reveals that the ACT Greens want to create an additional charge for Canberrans to use their cars. ACT Shadow Urban Services Minister Alistair Coe said today this is an out…

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Liberals To Improve Liquor Laws

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Attorney-General Vicki Dunne announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will simplify the liquor law system to make it easier for businesses to comply and improve safety. Mr Seselja said the Canberra Liberals recognise the need for a licensing solution…

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Liberals Commit To Bushfire Museum

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Emergency Services Minister Brendan Smyth announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will provide $100,000 for a feasibility study into building an ACT Rural Fire Service (RFS) museum. Mr Seselja said today’s announcement is a way of paying tribute to…

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Standard & Poor’s Confirms Rates Will Triple

“The territory is currently undertaking tax reform, phasing out duties over 10 years and replacing them with a broad-based land tax.” Standard & Poor’s, 27 September 2012 In an embarrassing disclosure for ACT Labor today, ratings agency Standard & Poor’s has confirmed that the ACT Labor Government is proposing to…

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Liberals Announce Tourism Plan

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Tourism Minister Brendan Smyth announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will commit $2 million to seek Commonwealth and/or private sector funding of a new convention centre, establish an independent Canberra Marketing and Tourism Agency, encourage ‘grey nomad’ tourism and…

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Liberals To Upgrade Gowrie Oval

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Minister for Sport Steve Doszpot announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will provide $350,000 to upgrade Gowrie oval. Mr Seselja said this is part of the Canberra Liberals’ $3.5 million commitment to improve Canberra’s community sports facilities. “Gowrie oval…

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Liberals To Build First Canberra Autism School

ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Minister for Disability Steve Doszpot announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will build the ACT’s first ever school for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Mr Seselja said the school will help children with ASD reach their full…

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