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Bushfire 10th Anniversary

Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Canberra bushfires

On the occasion of the ninth anniversary of the devasting Canberra firestorm which claimed four lives and destroyed around 500 properties, ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher is seeking the views of the public on how the city should mark the 10th anniversary in 2013.

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You can also submit your ideas on Twitter @actcomms or by calling Canberra Connect on 13 22 81.

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  • This weeks ACT Govt Community Noticeboard t.co/o6yyGJyXVM Sat 8th Jun, 2013 at 9:45am reply
  • RT @ACTAmbulance: Dead is forever. Please, if travelling this long weekend: STOP, REVIVE and SURVIVE. Fri 7th Jun, 2013 at 6:23pm reply
  • RT @EMPA_Conference: We don't get to choose the event but we do get to choose how to plan and prepare for an event - Mark Crosweller #empa2 Tue 4th Jun, 2013 at 9:40am reply
  • RT @EMPA_Conference: Biggest challenge emergency services face is maintaining the "trust" - Mark Crosweller, Director-General, Emergency Ma… Tue 4th Jun, 2013 at 9:24am reply
  • Former ACT ESA Commissioner Mark Crosweller addresses #EMPA13 t.co/LDWg1TWmTN Tue 4th Jun, 2013 at 9:08am reply
  • RT @richard5046: I was driving home today and couldn't help but think to myself how great canberra Looks. What a great city we live in #act Wed 29th May, 2013 at 8:07pm reply
  • @Pursy121 Hi Dave - ACT Twitter Cabinet kicks off at 7.30pm. We will make sure you question is put to the Cabinet #actvcc Wed 29th May, 2013 at 6:54pm reply
  • RT @ACTVCC: Have your say about local issues during the ACT Twitter Cabinet – tonight 7:30pm-8:30pm. Use #actvcc to get involved. Wed 29th May, 2013 at 6:04pm reply
  • ACT Twitter Cabinet on tomorrow (Wed) night. 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Put your questions to ministers using #actvcc. @ACTVCC Tue 28th May, 2013 at 5:43pm reply
  • ACT Govt Twitter Cabinet on this Wed 29/5 from 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Use #actvcc to be a part of the conversation with ministers. Mon 27th May, 2013 at 5:04pm reply
  • Cheers from the crowd for #skywhale t.co/EEPRfnMGZY Sat 18th May, 2013 at 9:07am reply
  • RT @KatyGMLA: next ACT Twitter cabinet 29/5 at 7.30pm - take part by using #actvcc & follow @actvcc for updates & info. see you there or t… Fri 17th May, 2013 at 2:15pm reply
  • RT @ESDD_Comms: Like our city? Comment on the city plan before consultation closes tmrw t.co/QnzMvdzcdK Thu 16th May, 2013 at 2:56pm reply
  • RT @ACTHealth: Expect delays at Canberra & Calvary Hospital Emergency Department's due to increased presentations. Tue 14th May, 2013 at 7:32pm reply
  • RT @ACTHealth: Salmonella Outbreak - ACT is experiencing an outbreak of gastroenteritis, in some cases caused by Salmonella bacteria.http:/… Tue 14th May, 2013 at 7:31pm reply
  • City to Lake/City Plan info tent popular on the lake promenade this afternoon #canberra t.co/OjntPiwF1J Sun 5th May, 2013 at 12:46pm reply
  • RT @LasekJeremy: Interested in plans to connect #Canberra city to the lake? Info tent at lake from 10-4 today near the international flag d… Sun 5th May, 2013 at 8:01am reply
  • ACT Govt Architect's piece on the ACT's City Plan t.co/5yfNV606Xj Get on t.co/KdUmxupYyw and have a say. Tue 30th Apr, 2013 at 7:10am reply
  • RT @ACT_Assembly: Reminder—closing date for submissions to inquiry into DV308: Cooyong Street Urban Renewal Area is 19 April 2013 – http ... Thu 18th Apr, 2013 at 10:49am reply
  • RT @ESDD_Comms: The City Plan newsletter is out. Get involved in transforming Canberra's city centre t.co/nMc3U1xexN Fri 12th Apr, 2013 at 2:32pm reply