Public Transport Plan

“The Canberra Liberals’ vision for public transport offers much better access and timeliness for all of Canberra as opposed to Andrew Barr’s light rail which will only service a fraction of the population.” Shadow Minister for Transport Alistair Coe  Eight Rapid bus routes across Canberra, City to Airport bus services…

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Duplicate Cotter Road

CANBERRA LIBERALS WILL DUPLICATE COTTER ROAD  “The duplication of the Cotter Road is another initiative of the Canberra Liberals to help improve transport for all Canberrans, not just the three percent of Canberrans who live within walking distance of a light rail stop.” Shadow Minister for Transport Alistair Coe A…

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Barton Highway flyover

The Canberra Liberals have announced plans to construct a flyover at the junction of Barton Highway and the roundabout with William Slim and Gundaroo Drives. This important junction connects Gungahlin to Civic and intersects with a major interstate highway. The Canberra Liberals’ project plans include two vehicle lanes in each…

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Horse Park Drive duplication

CANBERRA LIBERALS TO DUPLICATE GUNGAHLIN’S HORSE PARK DRIVE  “Gungahlin residents can be assured that the Canberra Liberals are committed to fixing Labor’s roads mess in Gungahlin. Our commitment to duplicate Horse Park Drive comes on the back of our policy to duplicate Gundaroo Drive through to the Barton Highway, build…

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Ashley drive duplication

CANBERRA LIBERALS COMMIT TO FULL ASHLEY DRIVE DUPLICATION The Canberra Liberals will duplicate the full length of Ashley Drive between Erindale Drive and Johnson Drive if elected. On top of the limited funding that the ACT Government has announced, we will deliver an additional $4 million for the full duplication.…

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10 Year Plan for Cycling in Canberra

The Canberra Liberals have released their vision for the future of cycling in Canberra, with a focus on improved connectedness, safety and a better experience for cyclists, Shadow Minister for Transport Alistair Coe said today. Our 10 year vision includes: Segregated/separated cycle paths on major arterial roads. Completion of crucial…

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50 new buses

CANBERRA LIBERALS INVEST IN BUSES  A Canberra Liberals government will invest in public transport across Canberra. The Canberra Liberals have announced an additional 50 buses and released a comprehensive transport plan at http://canberratransportfuture.com.au/. This announcement forms the first part of the Canberra Liberals’ comprehensive transport plan for Canberra. The increase…

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Autonomous vehicles

CANBERRA LIBERALS TO ALLOW AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE TRIALS The Liberal Opposition has released draft legislation to allow the testing of autonomous vehicles in the ACT. Autonomous vehicles are an exciting and innovative development. Self-driving cars are being developed and refined across the world. Companies such as Google, Tesla, Volvo, Hyundai, General…

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City Bus Loop

CANBERRA LIBERALS ANNOUNCE SUPERIOR CITY BUS LOOP “If you’re going to do a City loop service, the Canberra Liberals believe it should be done right. ACT Labor’s half baked proposal demonstrates the government isn’t interested in improving bus services across town.” Shadow Minister for Transport and Deputy Leader of the…

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Flashing Lights in School Zones

“The Canberra Liberals will provide funding to install flashing lights in all school zones to remind motorists of the need to slow down. Whilst some motorists will consciously speed through school zones, most, I believe would do so because of a momentary lack of concentration or poor signage. If these…

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