ACT Government Indoor Sports Report

ACT Government Indoor Sports Report

On 14 June 2019 the ACT Government released its Planning for Indoor Facilities and Other Sport and Recreation Infrastructure Report (the Report). The link to the Report is here https://www.sport.act.gov.au/sport-facilities/strategic-projects The report finds: Basketball ACT – to explore further provision of basketball facilities in the Belconnen region. Capital Football – the ‘Home of Football’ in Throsby will include indoor futsal courts, funded in the 2019 Budget Gymnastics ACT – to

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Former Woden CIT site – opposite the Canberra Hospital

Former Woden CIT site – opposite the Canberra Hospital

The WVCC objects to the demolition of the former CIT which is strategically located on a 5.5 hectare site between the Woden Town Centre and the Canberra Hospital.  A Territory-wide Health Service Plan is currently being developed and will provide a system wide view of priorities for health service development and redesign over the next five years.

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Woden multi-purpose sports stadium proposal

Woden multi-purpose sports stadium proposal

Sport and recreation activities have the ability to bring people of all ages together and provide opportunities for inclusion. They can inspire and motivate individuals while also fostering community pride. The demolition of Woden’s basketball stadium and closure of both the Woden CIT and the MPowerdome in Tuggeranong have left a shortage of indoor sports facilities across the south of Canberra. The growing ACT electorate of Murrumbidgee does not have

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Petition – Retain the hydrotherapy pool at the Canberra Hospital

Petition - Retain the hydrotherapy pool at the Canberra Hospital

The hydrotherapy pool at TCH is due to be closed in June 2019 despite the importance of this health service. If you would like the ACT Government to keep the hydrotherapy pool at the Canberra Hospital open and maintained until a new dedicated hydrotherapy pool is built on the south side of Canberra, sign the petition at: https://epetitions.act.gov.au/CurrentEPetitions.aspx While we appreciate the new University of Canberra Hospital (UCH) will provide

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The opening of the Woden Experiment – Wednesday 6 March

The opening of the Woden Experiment – Wednesday 6 March

On Wednesday 6 March the fence around the Woden Experiment will be removed and the street furniture and landscaping will be available for the enjoyment of the community. There are tables and chairs for meeting friends and there is a stage for artists to share their skills. We hope that plenty of buskers find the new furniture and landscaping a great place for playing music.

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