ACT government rezones land for light rail

Kirsten Lawson The ACT government has lodged an application to rezone seven sites on the light rail route.

Tim the Yowie Man: Winter of discontent

Old timer: The stalwart snowman of Selwyn.

Tim the Yowie Man Tim the Yowie Man can't wait for spring in the wake of the great snowmen hunt during winter.

Motorcyclist on P-plates caught speeding at 168km/h on Tuggeranong Parkway


Henry Belot An 18-year-old motorcyclist has lost his provisional license after being caught travelling at 168km/h on the Tuggeranong Parkway on Thursday afternoon.

Tuggeranong Vikings vs Queanbeyean Whites

Tuggeranong Vikings Vs Queanbeyean Whites at Viking Park in Wanniassa. 
Whites' Dan Penca makes his way over Vikings' Siope Neata.
Filed: Saturday, 26 July 2014 6:21:07 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times


Tuggeranong Vikings vs Queanbeyean Whites at Viking Park in Wanniassa

Tuggeranong Bushrangers vs Queanbeyan Kangaroos

Queanbeyan Kangaroos player Thomas Cronan in action during the game against the Tuggeranong Bushrangers at Freebody Oval 
26 July 2014
The Canberra Times
Photo Jay Cronan

Tuggeranong Bushrangers vs Queanbeyan Kangaroos at Freebody Oval

Five-car collision slows traffic on Tuggeranong Parkway

Police have arrested a man for allegedly drag racing in Hornsby.

Ben Westcott A five-car collision is slowing traffic to crawl on the Tuggeranong Parkway on Tuesday evening.

Capital Football Premier League: Canberra Olympic vs Tuggeranong United

Capital Football Premier League: Canberra Olympic vs Tuggeranong United

FFA Cup: Tuggeranong vs South Hobart

HOBART, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 05:  Tom Ruiz of Tuggeranong controls the ball during the FFA Cup match between South Hobart and Tuggeranong at KGV Park on August 5, 2014 in Hobart, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)

FFA Cup: Tuggeranong vs South Hobart

New Tuggeranong walk-in centre opens for business


Natasha Boddy A new walk-in centre in Tuggeranong opened its doors for the first time on Thursday morning. 

Gentleman's appointment signals election battleground in Tuggeranong

Brindabella MLA Mick Gentleman at Calwell shopping centre after he was elevated to the ACT government ministry on Saturday.

Kirsten Lawson Meet Canberra's newest minister: a 58-year-old progressive leftist with a concern for the working class who lives in Calwell with two cockatiels and a garage of vintage vehicles.

New Tuggeranong Community Festival president Stewart Thompson focuses on young people

Emma Kelly Canberra's Stewart Thompson might only be 24 but the new driving force behind one of the territory’s biggest community events isn’t afraid to dream big.

Pop-up shops could boost struggling Tuggeranong town centre, Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann says

Gai Brodtmann says leasing vacant office space could eventually bring more residential development near Anketell Street.

Emma Kelly Temporary pop-up businesses could help enliven a struggling Tuggeranong town centre, according to Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann.

Tuggeranong Council votes against light rail project


Ben Westcott The Tuggeranong Community Council has voted to oppose the ACT government's light rail project, saying it is too expensive and will never come to the valley.

Sentinel pays $31 million for Tuggeranong Homeworld Centre

The Homeworld Centre at Tuggeranong is to be redeveloped.

John Thistleton Property group Sentinel to redevelop prominent Tuggeranong town centre site.

Tuggeranong buildings going up to 12 storeys

A draft variation to the Territory Plan will allow building height limits to be increased by six to seven storeys in the Tuggeranong town centre.

Tom McIlroy Building height limits in Tuggeranong will be increased to as high as 12 storeys as the ACT government moves to increase the number of people using the existing town centre.

Arawang vs Tuggeranong

Local netball: Arawang vs Tuggeranong

John I Dent Cup: Gungahlin Eagles vs Tuggeranong Vikings

Henry Speight on a charge.

John I Dent Cup Gungahlin Eagles vs Tuggeranong Vikings at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval

NCA to report on urban development of West Tuggeranong

Liberal Senator Zed Seselja has called on the NCA to investigate potential development in West Tuggeranong.

Henry Belot The ACT Government is giving a wary response to the plan to investigate residential development west of Tuggeranong.

Tuggeranong's westward push being reviewed by National Capital Authority

NCA chief planner Andrew Smith said if new suburbs were built west of the river it would rejuvenate the  Tuggeranong precinct.

Ross Peake The push to build bridges across the Murrumbidgee to expand Tuggeranong westwards is gaining momentum with the idea now being examined by the National Capital Authority.

Lake Tuggeranong re-opens for intrepid swimmers

The blue-green algae at Lake Tuggeranong in May

Primrose Riordan There's good news for Canberra's intrepid bathers, former no-go zone, Lake Tuggeranong has now been re-opened for swimming - and indeed all activities.