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Time Capsule Construction Progress

Time Capsule

Here are some photographs from the progress of the Centenary Time Capsule so far.  It’s coming along very nicely.  Make sure you look out for it as you drive along Northbourne Avenue towards Commonwealth Avenue Bridge on Capital Hill.

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Canberra Centenary Column and Time Capsule

Centenary Time Capsule Sculpture

The Canberra Centenary Column and Time Capsule is being installed on City Hill this week ahead of the time capsule sealing on Tuesday 11 March 2014. The legacy gift, to future Canberrans will contain 100 unique objects- reflecting the nation’s capital as it stands today. It creates eventful storytelling for Canberra’s first generation. The column […]

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The best place for Coffee and Breakfast in Canberra City?

For many Canberrans, getting a coffee and/or breakfast in the city has become a way of life – virtually impossible to go without. It’s like bacon and eggs, macaroni and cheese, and apple pie and ice cream  – they just go better together. However, it’s often difficult to find a café that makes consistently high […]

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Q&A: Canberra Centenary Column and Time Capsule

Why are Canberra CBD doing this? The column is gifted to the community of Canberra on behalf of the commercial property owners in the City, Braddon and Turner. It is a legacy of this generation of Canberrans that strive to create the CBD as the heart of the national capital. How can I access the […]

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Bringing music into the city

Canberra CBD Limited is delighted to sponsor the ANU School of Music and specifically the Australian Haydn Ensemble. Supporting Creativity in the City and the sounds of classics gives another dimension to the heart of our town. The Ensemble will perform in the City as well as in Llewellyn Hall and a cocktail reception planned […]

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Brand Canberra draws us together

A strong brand sitting behind the logo graphics is important to our collective prosperity. The logo and the messages affirm that Canberra is open for business and offers a comparatively exceptional quality of life. A brand like this encourages a united approach to thinking and changes perceptions about Canberra. We look forward to the roll […]

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City Plan

Canberra CBD Limited is an important player in determining the framework for the growth of the commercial heart of the nation’s capital. In May 2013, we submitted our position on the draft City Plan. A further opportunity to comment in November 2013 has allowed us to express our position on a number of matters. These […]

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Canberra CBD Limited’s advice on the proposed City Plan

Canberra CBD Limited has offered the ACT Government advice on the proposed City Plan and the City to the Lake project. Good and long-term planning is strongly encouraged whilst a concerted effort is required to get the small things right. Investing in the existing footprint of the City centre including City Hill before investing in […]

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