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On Sunday 15 February, take a trip through
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Bungendore, departing Canberra Railway
Station at 12.15pm & returning at 3.41pm
with time in Bugendore for a picnic lunch or
to visit the markets or the many attractions.
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Saturday 14 February: Spark the passion
on a beautiful intimate evening dining trip to
Bungendore, departing Canberra Railway
Station at 6.15pm & returning at 9.11pm.
Dinner, wine, chocolates, coffee, dancing &
sunset views from our heritage train in
daylight saving time. Book now!
Saturday 28 February: After 7 years under
restoration in Canberra, 6029, Australia's
largest steam loco, is running to theThirlmere
Festival of Steam,departing Goulburn 7.55am.
You can ride on the train with a coach
connection from Canberra. Your ticket price
includes entry to Trainworks at Thirlmere
where six engines will be in steam. The trip
back to Canberra is diesel hauled, arriving
7.30pm. Check our website & book now!
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Parking on nature strips not on
The Government should continue to
fine people for parking on nature
strips, despite the objections of
some residents ( Stay off the grass
rule ridiculous , The Chronicle,
Nature strips contribute to our
streetscapes with vegetation that
provides shade and absorbs carbon
dioxide, and whose respiration
cools our city.
They are water-permeable areas
that reduce stormwater runoff and
recharge our aquifers.
They are transport routes for
pedestrians and cyclists of all ages,
for people on mobility scooters,
for parents pushing baby carriages,
for people walking to and from bus
stops and for people walking to
and from cars. On streets with
insufficient on-street parking, we
could permit residents to park on
paved parking spaces that are
located to permit access to water,
gas, telecommunications and
drainage service and to permit the
free flow of foot traffic.
But if parking on nature strips
leaves on-road parking spaces
vacant it effectively widens the
road, increases the time it takes to
cross the road, and encourages
higher road speeds.
Fines are justified to discourage
people from parking on unpaved
nature strips where they compact
soil, increase stormwater flow,
reduce ground water, stress
vegetation and contribute to the
conversion of grass to dirt and mud.
Larger fines are justified to
discourage inconsiderate parking
that forces pedestrians to detour or
doesn t leave space for pedestrians
to wait next to the kerb before
crossing the road.
Even higher fines are justified to
discourage parking across footpaths
or, where there are no footpaths,
from completely blocking nature
strips and forcing pedestrians onto
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Red Hill is a nature reserve with
dogs on leash only.
Almost daily while walking on
Red Hill, I ask dog owners to put
their dogs on leash, often with a
Dogs harass kangaroos and other
animals in the nature reserve.
Because many dog owners do not
act responsibly, perhaps no dogs
should be allowed in nature
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