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Budget again demonstrates Stanhope Government's financial responsibility PDF 53 KB
Record $330 million for capital works projects in 2004–05 PDF 61 KB
Budget delivers on social plan commitmentsPDF 55 KB
Budget demonstrates government's xommitment to older CanberransPDF 54 KB
Environment a big winner in 2004–05 BudgetPDF 55 KB
New environmental tourism initiativesPDF 52 KB
Householders to benefit from extra funding to reduce greenhouse gas emissionsPDF 53 KB
New grassland reserves in Jerrabomberra ValleyPDF 54 KB
Post-graduate scholarship for threatened species researchPDF 60 KB
Major commitment to water – Our most precious resourcePDF 61 KB
New walking tracks in post-fire environmentPDF 51 KB
Multicultural community a big winner from 2004–2005 ACT BudgetPDF 53 KB
Aboriginal employment opportunitiesPDF 51 KB
ACT Budget offers greater support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait IslandersPDF 62 KB
Stanhope to fund ACT Aboriginal Justice Centre a first for AustraliaPDF 61 KB
Restorative justice expansion in BudgetPDF 52 KB
New program to combat property crimePDF 52 KB
$110 million for new ACT PrisonPDF 62 KB
Funding for ACT's Human Rights OfficePDF 62 KB
ACT Budget gives green light to big plans for non-urban ACTPDF 61 KB
Restoring and enhancing Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve and the Cotter PrecinctPDF 51 KB
ACT Budget makes ongoing commitment towards bushfire affected people and propertyPDF 54 KB
Veterans' memorial for the Canberra districtPDF 51 KB
Tourism funding injection to increase visitation to Canberra and regionPDF 54 KB
Business a winner in 2004–05 BudgetPDF 66 KB
$1.6m 'Birthday' present to Manuka Oval Central in commitment to sport and recreationPDF 63 KB
Budget encourages family friendly working conditionsPDF 52 KB
$23 million for school education – A big winner in BudgetPDF 54 KB
$11 million in ICT package for ACT schoolsPDF 53 KB
$8 million for apprenticeships and traineeshipsPDF 51 KB
Training pathway guaranteedPDF 52 KB
$16.5 million boost for capital works in schoolsPDF 59 KB
Designing a school for the futurePDF 51 KB
Rebuilding a better BirrigaiPDF 55 KB
More permanent teachers for CITPDF 50 KB
Enhanced funding for students with disabilityPDF 51 KB
$3.3 million for Indigenous children, youth and familiesPDF 53 KB
Supporting foster carersPDF 50 KB
2004–05 Budget delivers early intervention for youth at riskPDF 51 KB
Additional support to non-government schoolsPDF 52 KB
Student nutrition programs get a healthy boostPDF 59 KB
Increased support for youth justice clientsPDF 51 KB
Protection and support for Canberra childrenPDF 51 KB
Continued funding for messenger youth programPDF 51 KB
ACT Budget provides better outcomes for womenPDF 54 KB
More money for WorkCoverPDF 59 KB
Making Canberra an even better placePDF 63 KB
More support for arts, heritage and library servicesPDF 62 KB
Kingston Powerhouse to get new lease of life as world class Centre for Arts InnovationPDF 52 KB
Supporting the role of carersPDF 51 KB
Boost for autism servicesPDF 51 KB
Enhanced emergency relief fundingPDF 51 KB
$20 million boost for social housingPDF 52 KB
Boost for emergency accommodationPDF 52 KB
New program for people with dual disabilitiesPDF 51 KB
Cooking with gas on energy concessionsPDF 51 KB
Driving the ACT Taxi Subsidy Scheme furtherPDF 51 KB
Older community centres to be refurbishedPDF 61 KB
Addressing disability support needsPDF 51 KB
Emergency management building a safer communityPDF 52 KB
Continuing the clean-up of our burnt forestsPDF 51 KB
New community hall for PalmerstonPDF 52 KB
Further increasing police numbers in the ACTPDF 51 KB
$71.84m to fund new ACT health initiativesPDF 54 KB
$2.2m of health support for Indigenous peoplePDF 52 KB
New psychiatric services unit feasibility studyPDF 51 KB
$1.37m suicide prevention strategyPDF 51 KB
Health service reaches out to Gungahlin's youngPDF 52 KB
Alcohol and drug programs for schools and minorsPDF 52 KB
Equipment improves health and safety of carers and patientsPDF 59 KB
Expansion of mental health forensic services in ACTPDF 51 KB
West civic revitalisation kick startPDF 63 KB
$170,000 program moves people out of their carsPDF 62 KB
$2 million Cohen street extension good for interchange movePDF 54 KB
More money for Canberra cycling and walking tracksPDF 52 KB
Study examines after-hours bus improvementsPDF 52 KB
$1m spatial plan studies for housing at Molonglo and East BasinPDF 54 KB
Public transport capital works initiativesPDF 59 KB
Infrastructure funds aids water managementPDF 62 KB
Cutting red tape and continuing Labor's planning reformPDF 64 KB
Land release program caters for first home buyersPDF 55 KB
New Kingston Harbour brings city to the lakePDF 51 KB

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