ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr reveals new Canberra stadium capacity requirements

David Polkinghorne
Updated October 9 2022 - 1:43pm, first published 6:00am
The ACT government will target events like Women's State of Origin, rather than world cup games involving "minnows". Picture by Keegan Carroll
The ACT government will target events like Women's State of Origin, rather than world cup games involving "minnows". Picture by Keegan Carroll

Andrew Barr says a revamped Canberra Stadium needs to be at least 30,000 seats to ensure the capital doesn't miss out on hosting future internationals.

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David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne

Sports journo

Covering the Raiders, Cavalry, cycling and racing, plus everything else that involves sport in the ACT, for The Canberra Times. Basically I love sport and watching it is a full-time job. Email: david.polkinghorne@canberratimes.com.au

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