From Andrew Barr MLA

“Since being elected as a member of the ACT Legislative Assembly in 2006, I have worked hard as a local member and also in my role as Chief Minister, Treasurer, Minister for Economic Development, Minister for Urban Renewal and Minister for Tourism and Events.

Please have a look around the site and give my office a call if there is anything I can help you with.”

Andrew Barr

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Canberra filmmakers strike major deal with Asian producer

In a coup for the Canberra film industry, Canberra companies JIA Films and SilverSun Pictures have entered into a partnership with China's Yuezhong Picture that has the potential to deliver $50 million of productions in the next decade.

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Canberra interns welcomed to Shenzhen as part of historic MOU

Shenzhen is a city of innovation, and the ACT Government is committed to strengthening the Canberra-Shenzhen relationship by continuing an open dialogue to consolidate commitments under the Memorandum of Friendship, Exchange and Economic Cooperation.

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ACT Government waives loan for boundless playground

The ACT Government will waive the $2.5 million loan provided to Boundless Canberra to build the popular, all-abilities playground on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin.

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Social Inclusion and Equality statement

The ACT Government's central goal is to help every person reach their full potential as a member of our diverse, inclusive and creative community.

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