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Noel Towell is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
Noel Towell The federal government says it is up to the private sector to breathe commercial life into Canberra's Parliamentary Triangle.
Noel Towell It's not an easy thing - walking away from seven decades of history for Canberra's military services community.
Noel Towell Foreign governments sitting on valuable Commonwealth land, sometimes for decades, in Canberra's diplomatic dress circle will be told to use it or lose it.
Noel Towell Developers are in talks with the National Capital Authority for a convenience store, and other retail shops.
Noel Towell The ACT and federal governments will finally sign off on an $85 million plan to save Lake Burley Griffin and Canberra's other polluted waterways.
Noel Towell Householders around Canberra's Parliamentary Triangle are already cashing in on the paid parking regime around the precinct, according to a private sector parking broker.
Noel Towell Another piece of Canberra’s early history looks set to be lost, with the Canberra City Bowling Club to be bulldozed or sold off.
Noel Towell ‘‘Intelligence is never too dear,’’ quoted Opposition Leader Tony Abbott as he spoke at the opening of spy agency ASIO’s new $700million headquarters on Tuesday.
Noel Towell Andrew Podger has more stories to tell about the public service in Canberra than most, while Ellen Ferrington Michaelis is just starting on her collection of memories of the bureaucracy's place in...
Noel Towell One of Canberra's leading restaurateurs is planning a property investment that takes a tradition from the city's early days and drags it into the 21st century.
Noel Towell The ex-Treasury man is back in the limelight for a good cause.
Noel Towell A US-style "free market" approach should be used to allocate land to Canberra's international embassies, according to Canberra MP Gai Brodtmann.
Noel Towell, Christopher Knaus Drunken troublemakers in Canberra could find themselves banned from bars across the city - even ones they have never visited - under a scheme being considered by the ACT government.
Noel Towell Healthcare workers at a private hospital in Canberra’s south face an uncertain future after its owners called in administrators this week.
Noel Towell It's the big and expensive machine from America that promises to take the human factor out of cataract surgery in Canberra.
Noel Towell The ACT government's supermarket competition policy ''failed'' the people of Giralang by leaving them without local shops for eight years, according to the chairperson of a Legislative Assembly...
Noel Towell Former public service commissioner Lynelle Briggs will lead a major inquiry into health and safety laws on Canberra's building sites.
Noel Towell, Lisa Cox There is no place for Tony Abbott in the Canberra Liberals' election campaign, but Mr Abbott's emerging leadership rival Malcolm Turnbull has been drafted in to help raise some funds.
Noel Towell Local cycling lobby group Pedal Power will take local politicians on a ride around Lake Burley Griffin today, as part of a bid to make the lakeside trail "the best half day ride in Australia."
Noel Towell Some Canberra building companies are still putting their profit margins ahead of the lives of their workers, according to the ACT government.