ANU students feel pinch of residence tariff rise

Sarah Lansdown
By Sarah Lansdown
August 21 2020 - 6:30pm
ANU Interhall Council members Sophie Crandall, Lachlan Ballard, Harry Crawford, Christian Flynn, Sanjana Ramesh Kumar, Meghan Malone and Erin Barr will stage a digital protest about increasing tariffs and pastoral care staffing gaps. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Student representatives at the Australian National University say some students won't be able to return to their residences next year because of a 6.7 per cent increase in tariffs.


Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

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