Australian Capital Territory

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Australian Capital Territory

(Placename) a territory of SE Australia, within New South Wales: consists of two exclaves, one containing Canberra, the capital of Australia, and one at Jervis Bay (the latter sometimes regarded as a separate entity). Pop: 373 100 (2012 est). Former name: Federal Capital Territory

Austral′ian Cap′ital Ter′ritory

a federal territory on the continent of Australia in the SE part: includes Canberra, capital of the Commonwealth of Australia. 304,100; 939 sq. mi. (2430 sq. km). Formerly, Federal Capital Territory.
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Funding : The Australian Government is providing $800,000 to projects in the Australian Capital Territory.
Destructive winds at an average of 50 to 70 km/h with gusts to 100 km/h were forecasted to blow at the the Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands and Australian Capital Territory forecast districts today, beginning afternoon.
We are still facing some very high to extreme fire dangers," said Peter Lucas-Smith, chief fire controller for the Australian Capital Territory.
Ireland will begin their six-match tour against minnows Victoria in Melbourne on May 29 followed by matches against Super 12 sides Australian Capital Territory in Canberra on June 1, New South Wales in Sydney on June 5 and Queensland in Brisbane on June 8.
Stromlo Observatory in the Australian Capital Territory says spectra he took indicate that brightness peaked April 21, well before the first sighting.
NYSE:CCO) and APN News & Media (quoted on the Sydney stock exchange in Australia) announced today that their joint venture, Adshel Street Furniture Pty Ltd, has won a 15-year street furniture contract for the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), Australia.
An established veteran with more than 30 years of military service and an impressive track record of leading health management programs has been named the 2015 Telstra Australian Capital Territory Business Woman of the Year.
The Australian Capital Territory Supreme Court approved lawyer Mark McCormack's application to use Facebook to serve legally binding documents to tell the Canberra couple that they had lost their house after defaulting on a loan.
OzFoodNet, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia; ([dagger])-Communicable Disease Control Branch, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; and ([double dagger]) OzFoodNet, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Australian Capital Territory chief minister John Stanhope said: "Questions need to be answered and lessons learned.

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