Times Past: September 12, 1966

Cassandra Morgan
September 12 2019 - 12:00am
The front page of The Canberra Times on September 12, 1966.
The front page of The Canberra Times on September 12, 1966.

On this day in 1966, when the app-driven rideshare boom would have seemed other-worldly, a council to administer the territory's taxi industry was announced.

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Cassandra Morgan

Cassandra Morgan

Canberra Times health reporter

It has never been more important for Canberrans to be able to access reliable and accurate information about health. As The Canberra Times’ health reporter, I am committed to ensuring our readers have access to this. I, like many in the territory, have family members who work in the sector. Although providing comprehensive coverage on the coronavirus pandemic is obviously my number one priority, I aim to frequently shed light on the fantastic work our frontline professionals do, as well as the challenges they face. Email me tips and story ideas at: c.morgan@canberratimes.com.au.

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