Growth is not a dirty word. We need a larger population

By The Canberra Times
Updated June 24 2019 - 12:17pm, first published 12:00am

Australia is growing, and Canberra is growing even faster. Last year, the country added about 405,000 people, surpassing 25 million. That was an increase of 1.6 per cent in a year. It was by no means rapid growth, and much of it was due to migrants arriving from overseas.

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