Commitment 2 Community launch

August 30, 2015
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There was a good crowd and a great cross-set of community organisations represented at the West Belconnen Commitment 2 Community on Saturday.    

Why the “coolest little capital” needs greater participation in the arts

August 4, 2015
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Canberra has some of the best seasonal vistas and panoramic landscapes of any city in Australia, as well as a highly educated community, a progressive …

Campaigning for #belcojobs

July 31, 2015
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Continuing to campaign with Andrew Leigh and team on keeping Immigration jobs in Belconnen.

Breaking the cabal – how can we create more diversity in decision-making positions?

July 21, 2015
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Do you feel that Canberra is a diverse place to live? At work, is your organisation’s board or executive team as diverse as the people …

Gimme shelter – Fixing homelessness in the ACT

July 14, 2015
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Imagine living through the Canberra winter chill without a roof over your head. This July, three organisations doing very important work to address homelessness celebrated …

Mid-winter market at Belconnen Arts Centre

June 28, 2015
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Was very impressed by the range and quality of goods available at the mid-winter market at Belconnen Arts Centre when I dropped by recently:

Kippax Monster Garage Sale

June 27, 2015
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The Kippax Uniting Church runs regular ‘monster garage sales’ to give people access to affordable second-hand goods and as a fundraiser for the church. The one …

How can we help tackle loneliness in Canberra?

June 24, 2015
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Nearly one in ten Canberrans feel lonely right now. Are you one of them? If you’re not lonely at this very moment, there’s a three in ten chance …

West Belconnen Community Forum

May 16, 2015
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It was great to meet other passionate locals who want better services at the West Belconnen Community Forum. I think the ACT Government could do more to …

Playgrounds to be upgraded – but where?

April 30, 2015
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It’s good to see that the ACT Government is continuing to upgrade and repair playgrounds around Canberra. Minister Rattenbury said: [More than] 108 playgrounds across …