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Seriously, can Canberra really be Sydney’s second airport?

Seriously, can Canberra really be Sydney’s second airport?

The Urbanist October 10, 2012

Barry O'Farrell and the Capital Airport Group believe High Speed Rail will allow Sydney's second airport to be located 250 km away in Canberra. Qantas CEO, Alan Joyce, reckons the idea is outrageous.

Canberra aims too low in wanting to be Sydney’s 2nd airport

Canberra aims too low in wanting to be Sydney’s 2nd airport

Crikey October 8, 2012

The common ground between Canberra Airport’s ambition to become Sydney’s 2nd Airport, and wish of the NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell to support it, is a future high speed rail link between both cities, writes Ben Sandilands.

ACT election: Labor’s shot at ending successive defeat?

ACT election: Labor’s shot at ending successive defeat?

Poll Bludger October 1, 2012

Amid a backdrop of deep cuts to the public service by conservative governments elsewhere, the looming Australian Capital Territory election gives Labor a strong chance of ending a two-year run of successive state and territory election defeats.