Asbestos found in soil on walking track around the National Museum of Australia

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
Updated March 24 2022 - 7:19am, first published 3:00am

Part of Acton Peninsula has been fenced off from the public, after asbestos was found in the soil of a walking track running next to the west basin, around the National Museum of Australia.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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