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ArtFully: FREE visual art workshops for ACT tenants!

Posted: 25-Jul-2014 

Do You Like to Paint or Draw? Want to Develop Your Skills and Ideas? The Tenants&r..

Entries open for 2014 ITD Art Competition and Exhibition

Posted: 25-Jul-2014 

Every year, we celebrate International Tenants’ Day on the f..

Mr Fluffy asbestos families get $10,000 in government assistance

Posted: 08-Jul-2014 

Via The Canberra Times Households affected by Canberra's deadly Mr Fluffy asbestos crisi..

ACT Treasurer denies land tax increase will hit renters

Posted: 01-Jul-2014 

Treasurer Andrew Barr has rejected the suggestion that renters will end up paying for a big rise..

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