Could a new stadium bring the big artists to Canberra?

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Sammy Rose

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A bunch of funding has been announced by the ACT Government for infrastructure projects in the nation’s capital.

Some of which has been dedicated to plans around a new stadium in Bruce. A stadium that could sit around 30,000 punters.

The perfect venue for big names coming to Canberra.

Come on down Taylor Swift!

The funds will be provided through the Budget Review for three precincts around the capital.

First up, a study into the development of a new rectangular stadium in Bruce, as part of an expanded sports, health, and education precinct.

Design work will commence for a new Convention Centre Precinct in the City, which will include new convention centres and an indoor Entertainment Pavilion suitable for live music and major indoor sporting events.

EPIC will be redeveloped as part of the project, with plans in the works to create a new large multipurpose exhibition hall to accommodate large crowds of thousands of people.

Hit 104.7’s Wilko & Courts had lots of questions about the funding, and if it DEFINITELY means a brand new stadium is being built in Bruce…