Protest camp moved from outside Old Parliament House, ahead of plans to 'storm' the building

Miriam Webber
Jasper Lindell
Updated January 15 2022 - 10:03am, first published January 14 2022 - 3:30pm

Lines of police officers moved in to remove tents at a protesters' camp near Old Parliament House on Friday afternoon, after weeks of tensions following a demonstration which saw the historic doors of the building set alight in December.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

I report on the public service and politics for the Canberra Times. Reach me at

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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