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The 2017 National Growth Areas Alliance Congress, hosted by the City of Casey on 21-22 November, comes at a time when urgent action is needed by the Federal Government to address the increasing economic and social hardship in fast-growing outer suburbs. Full media release

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Come and work with NGAA

02 . 07 . 2018

We are recruiting for two new positions: Reserach and Policy Coordinator (0.4FTE) and Communications Coordinator (0.6FTE). More information here.

 

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2018 Federal Budget - Government finally recognising growth areas

08 . 05 . 2018

The Federal Government has finally started listening to the nearly 5 million people in Australia’s fast growing outer suburbs who face daily challenges of nightmare commutes to work or study, and lack of public transport options.

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Bronwen Clark appointed new NGAA Executive Officer

22 . 03 . 2018

Chair of the National Growth Areas Alliance, Mayor Glenn Docherty, is pleased to announce Bronwen Clark has been appointed to the role of Executive Officer, following a national recruitment process.

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Melbourne's Outer Suburbs Ready for Transformation

21 . 03 . 2018

Growth areas have welcomed 35 per cent of Australia’s overall population growth in the last five years, but only received 13 per cent of total infrastructure investment. Councils in growth areas are responding to this deficit with innovative and transformational projects to provide services and facilities their communities need.

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