Canberra protests: Lifeline bookfair closed as situation at EPIC deteriorates

Jacob McArthur
Updated February 12 2022 - 5:49pm, first published 12:30pm
The bookfair was being packed up on Saturday afternoon. Picture: Lifeline
The bookfair was being packed up on Saturday afternoon. Picture: Lifeline

Thousands of people have already donated to Lifeline Canberra to help make up some of the expected huge shortfall from the cancellation of the weekend bookfair.

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Jacob McArthur

Jacob McArthur is opinions editor for The Canberra Times and Australian Community Media. As part of the Canberra Times' production team, he helps the people of Canberra and beyond get the stories they need, when they need them across a range of platforms, while helping maintain a high editorial standard. Before moving to Canberra in 2020, he started with Australian Community Media in 2015 as a journalist for The Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he kept a close eye on Tamworth Regional Council. Jacob was also the co-host of ACM's Water Pressure podcast where he and Jamieson Murphy took a deep dive on issues and key decisions arising during one of the region's worst droughts on record.

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