Focus on the national capital

Issue date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021

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The Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and External Territories will be briefed tomorrow by the National Capital Authority about issues relating to the nation’s capital.

The briefing will be broadcast live on the Parliament House website.

Committee Chair, Senator Dr Sam McMahon, said: “The Committee anticipates discussing a range of contemporary matters with the National Capital Authority during the public briefing.”

“The briefing process is an opportunity for the Committee to maintain an ongoing awareness of issues relating to Canberra and the National Capital Authority.”

Further information may be found on the Committee’s website.

Further information about the National Capital Authority can be found on its website.

Public hearing details

Date: Thursday 17 June 2021
Time: 11:00am to 11:45am

The hearing will be broadcast live at Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, committee hearings are not presently open for physical attendance by members of the public.

Media inquiries

Office of Senator Dr Sam McMahon
(08) 8948 3555 or Lance Northey on 0411 876 162

For background information

Committee Secretariat
02 6277 4355

For more information about this Committee, you can visit its website On the site, you can track the Committee and receive email updates by clicking on the blue ‘Track Committee’ button in the bottom right hand corner of the page.

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