The Canberra Times
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Population growth and the tram: If you don’t build it, they’re still coming regardless

By Richard Denniss
Updated April 24 2018 - 9:20pm, first published September 23 2016 - 1:39pm

As one of the richest cities in the world, a much bigger question than "can Canberra afford a tram?" is "how can anyone in the world afford a tram?" Put simply, if Canberrans can't, who could?