ACT Budget 2020-21: education spending focus on growing Gungahlin schools

Sarah Lansdown
By Sarah Lansdown
Updated February 9 2021 - 4:48am, first published 4:00am

New schools and expansion of existing schools in Gungahlin have been prioritised in the 2020-21 ACT budget, with heaving inner north and inner south schools largely missing out.


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: