Request for the ACT Government to purchase Borrowdale House and Bank House in Woden

We are writing about the impact the proposed W2 development will have on Woden’s focal point and civic area (the east west connection from the transport interchange, through the Town Square to the Library) and the diminishing ability to deliver the vision in the Master Plan for the Town Square to be the centre for social and community activity in the Town Centre.

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SPIRE Inquiry Request

We are writing to request that you agree to undertake an Inquiry into the proposed site of the
SPIRE building and delay the demolition of the Woden Valley High School (former CIT) until the
Inquiry and the Precinct Plan for the hospital campus are complete

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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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