Central Canberra

Infrastructure projects for Central Canberra will support economic activity and jobs within the industry. These projects promote activity to create a healthier community and improve facilities and living standards in the community to build a fairer and more equitable city.

There are also projects that assist in up-skilling and educating our community and improve the amenity of our city to make Canberra a more liveable and accessible place to reside and work.

Capital initiatives currently funded include:

A Fairer Canberra

  • $4 million for the New Supreme Court (Design).
  • $1 million for Courts Security Upgrade.
  • $0.650 million for the Replacement of Canberra Seniors Centre (Design).
  • $0.350 million for Civic Childcare Centre (Feasibility).

A Strong Diverse Economy

  • $288 million for Transport for Canberra – Majura Parkway.
  • $42 million for Constitution Avenue.
  • $14.7 million for Transport for Canberra – Parkes Way Widening.
  • $2.870 million for Watson – Stormwater Upgrade – Aspinall Street Block 2, Section 95.
  • $1 million for Barton – Intersection Upgrades – Darling Street, Section 22.

A More Liveable City

  • $18.5 million for the Monaro Highway Duplication.
  • $13.870 million for Accelerating Replacing Stormwater Drains with Wetlands.
  • $12 million for Canberra CBD Upgrade Program.
  • $8.5 million for Transport for Canberra – Belconnen to City Transitway Stage 1 (Barry Drive Sector).
  • $8.2 million for Transport for Canberra – Canberra Avenue Bus Priority Measures.
  • $8.150 million for the Shopping Centre Upgrade Program – Red Hill and Lyons.
  • $7.5 million for Inner North Stormwater Reticulation Network.
  • $7.170 million for Government Office Accommodation and Relocation Fitout.
  • $7 million for Transport for Canberra – Barry Drive and Clunies Ross Street Intersection Upgrades.
  • $5 million for Narrabundah Long Stay Park – Symonston.
  • $4.3 million for Canberra CBD Upgrade Stage 2 – Merry-go-round and Veterans’Park.
  • $3.9 million for the Fitters’ Workshop Kingston Foreshore.
  • $3.180 million for the Street Theatre Extension.
  • $3.109 million Canberra Theatre Centre Upgrades.
  • $2.5 million for the City Action Plan Stage 1 – Edinburgh Avenue Improvements.
  • $2.341 million for Jerrabomberra Wetlands Infrastructure Improvements.
  • $2 million for Transport for Canberra – Improvements to City Bus Services and Facilities.
  • $1.720 million for East Lake Sustainable Urban Renewal.
  • $1.5 million for the construction of Transport for Canberra – Barton Bus Station.
  • $1.270 million for the Glassworks and other Arts Facilities – Fire Systems Improvements.
  • $1 million for Kingston – Wentworth Avenue Pavement Rehabilitation.
  • $1 million for Australia Forum.
  • $0.983 million for the Upgrade of Commonwealth Park (Floriade).
  • $0.950 million for Transport for Canberra – Northbourne Avenue Bus Priority Measures.
  • $0.835 million for the Chamber Roof and Facade Replacement at the Legislative Assembly.
  • $0.750 million for the Revitalisation of Civic and Braddon (Design).
  • $0.750 million for Red Hill – Astrolabe Street Traffic Management Measures.
  • $0.6 million for East Lake – Preliminary Earthworks (Feasibility).
  • $0.5 million for Transport for Canberra – City Area Bus Layover Facility (Design) – ESDD Planning.
  • $0.4 million for Transport for Canberra – City Path Lighting.
  • $0.360 million for Fyshwick – Stormwater Augmentation Stage 3 (Design).
  • $0.3 million for the Inner North – Off Leash Dog Park.
  • $0.3 million for Invasive Environmental Weed Control – Lake Burley Griffin.
  • $0.3 million for Canberra Museum and Gallery and Historic Places.
  • $0.250 million for East Lake – Planning and Design Framework Implementation (Feasibility).
  • $0.230 million for Glebe Park Pavement Replacement.
  • $0.2 million for Transport for Canberra – Freeway Bus Stops on Adelaide Avenue (Feasibility).
  • $0.2 million for Kingston Foreshore Parking (Design).
  • $0.180 million for Red Hill Nature Reserve Remediation.
  • $0.1 million for East Lake – Gas Main Relocation near Monaro Highway (Feasibility).
  • $0.051 million for the Canberra Theatre Centre.

Educated And Skilled Community

  • $5.3 million for Red Hill Primary School Expansion
  • $4.4 million for the North Watson Development – Majura Primary School Expansion.

Healthier and More Active Community

  • $8.6 million for the Lyneham Sports Precinct Development – Stage 1
  • $8.5 million for the Lyneham Precinct – Regional Tennis and Sports Centre – Stage 2
  • $5.347 million for the Manuka Oval Lighting Upgrade.
  • $4.6 million for the Lyneham Precinct Redevelopment Stage 3.
  • $4 million for the Restoration of Sportsgrounds – Watson, Weetangera and Bonython.
  • $3.1 million for Lyneham Precinct – Asbestos Remediation.
  • $3 million Grant for Development of a New Basketball Centre and Player Amenities.
  • $1.152 million for the Manuka Oval Redevelopment (Design)
  • $1.050 million for Improvements to Griffith Oval
  • $0.5 million for the Motorsports Fund – Capital Improvements to Fairbairn Park (Design).

Detailed map of Capital Projects [PDF document PDF 3.18MB]