Gungahlin

Gungahlin Leisure Centre on track to open in May

Mark Sawa The doors to the Gungahlin Leisure Centre are expected to be flung open next month with a tentative public opening penciled in for late May.

Fireworks at Kingston shake residents

Natasha Boddy Loud fireworks shook Kingston on Saturday night, with residents complaining the pyrotechnic blasts sounded like a war zone.

Rugby Easts Vs Gungahlin

The Rugby Easts take on Gungahlin at Griffith Oval

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Launch of $12.5 million Gungahlin Oval for four sporting codes

Joseph Looby, Zach Barton-Browne and of the Gungahlin Jets James Perry of Canberra City, Lincoln Withers  and Dave Howell  of the Gungahlin Eagles, at the new Gungahlin enclosed oval on Monday.

Lee Gaskin Four sporting codes will share the $12.5 million enclosed oval in Gungahlin.

Proposed light rail from Gungahlin to Civic is being both lauded and criticised

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Ross Peake If you live in Gungahlin, you will be able to ride on the light rail to Civic in a few years. It will be a fast, smooth ride.

Gungahlin Jets get funding boost

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Chairman of the Gungahlin Jets Football Club Joe Cortese with the half built shed after federal government withdrew its funding support to build it.
The Canberra Times
09 February 2014
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The Canberra Times
08 February 2014
Photo Jay Cronan

Tom McIlroy Dubbed “the unluckiest sporting club in Canberra”, things are looking up for the Gungahlin Jets AFL club.

Parrot down: Pegleg Pete touches down on Gungahlin Drive

Peg leg Pete

Ian Warden Pegleg Pete made an inelegant landing on Gungahlin Drive Expressway on Monday Morning, Canberra Day

Gungahlin Jets out of pocket again

Larissa Nicholson The unluckiest sporting club in Canberra has been dealt yet another blow, with its second burglary in less than a month.

Car crashes into Gungahlin home

A car has crashed into a Gungahlin home

Ben Westcott A woman is shaken but uninjured after crashing her car into her home.

Concern about YMCA contract for Gungahlin leisure centre

Tom McIlroy The ACT government looks set to award the operating contract for the new Gungahlin Leisure Centre to the YMCA.

Burnouts in Gungahlin Early Childhood Centre carpark

Two teenage boys have been accused of doing burnouts within metres of a Gungahlin child-care centre.

Funding withdrawn, then Gungahlin Jets robbed: Lock, stock and barrel

Chairman of the Gungahlin Jets Football Club Joe Cortese with the half built shed after federal government withdrew its funding support to build it.

Larissa Nicholson After securing funding only to have it withdrawn, then being robbed, the Gungahlin Jets may be the unluckiest sporting club in Canberra.

Parties use Gungahlin Jets robbery to score political points

Chairman of the Gungahlin Jets Football Club Joe Cortese with the half built shed after federal government withdrew its funding support to build it.

Tom McIlroy A robbery at the Gungahlin Jets has put the AFL club at the centre of a political row over government grants.

Spate of golf ball vandalism attacks in Gungahlin

Vandals have caused tens of thousands of dollars of damage hitting golf balls into cars and homes throughout Gungahlin.

Land banking fee shock for Gungahlin couple

Lily and Pero Delov at the Gungahlin block.

Mark Sawa When a Gungahlin couple were hit with a land banking fee of more than $150,000 by the ACT government last year they almost keeled over.

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Neighbourhood Watch joins with police to catch vandals in Gungahlin crime spree

A vehicles back windscreen was smashed on Temperley Street, Nicholls.

Ben Westcott and Nipuni Wijewickrema Police have teamed up with Neighbourhood Watch to catch the vandals who went on a crime spree in Gungahlin on Sunday night as part of a new strategy to involve the community in solving crimes.

Man assaulted in Gungahlin

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A man had his eye socket broken in an assault at Gungahlin on Thursday, January 16.

$400,000 damage in Gungahlin blaze

Hamish Boland-Rudder A fire in Ngunnawal caused an estimated $400,000 worth of damage on Sunday afternoon.

Gungahlin video store robbed by man claiming to have gun

A man claiming to be armed with a gun robbed a Gungahlin video store on Saturday, police said.

Man with knife steals bicycle from teen at Yerrabi Ponds Skate Park, Gungahlin

A man armed with a knife robbed a teenage boy of his bicycle in Gunghalin on Friday, police said.