Welcome to WikiProject Canberra!
Wikipedians have formed a project to better organise information in articles related to Canberra and the Australian Capital Territory. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there.
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WikiProject aims primarily to create, fill out, build, edit, construct, modify articles about . Canberra is Australia's capital city and has many places of interest, significant events and interesting people that have helped form the unique character and style of the city. The project has also been expanded to cover the rest of the Canberra .
Australian Capital Territory
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Participants [ edit ]
Active participants [ edit ]
To join WikiProject Canberra, edit this section and insert the
Wikitext with your areas of interest into the following list of participants in alphabetical order. Participants should also place
participant identification on their user page.
Adz (spending less time on Canberra articles these days, will chip in every now and then)
Alpha993 (currently working on 1971 Canberra flood, ACT Ambulance Service, ACT Emergency Services Authority, Paramedics in Australia)
bubzie29 (i'll try to help, whenever i can)
Dac (Up for whatever)
Capitalistroadster (Happy to be involved once I have more time)
Clare. I live and work in Canberra, I'm particularly interested in the Aboriginal heritage of Canberra, and also in articles about the public service
Celcom across the border
Confusing Manifestation I live here (since January '07), and work at the Australian Bureau of Statistics so can presumably help with census data and stuff.
ContrillionAU ( talk) 10:49, 15 August 2010 (UTC)
Culv e rin ?
Davidovic Living in Canberra/Wikipedia.
John Darcy Putting together Canberra Preschool Society right now and will go from there
Dfrg.msc I love the smell of Canberra in the morning. Smells like victory.
User:Drizzt_Jamo always happy to help!
Gimboid13 (working on some Weston Creek suburbs)
Grahame Sometimes I do work on Canberra articles, but usually other places
Hamiltonstone architecture, politics
James Neill (working on Tharwa, Namadgi National Park, Murrumbidgee River and University of Canberra)
Mattwheatley Was a local until late 2012. Happy to pitch in.
mbrandall Living in Canberra and would love to help out with articles
Nbound (Canberra roads via the Australian Roads project)
Penn Bradly (Started Canberra Capitals page - cycling in Canberra)
Peter Ellis (already with runs on the board, e.g. ANZAC Parade, Canberra, and happy to pitch in)
Pianist4 Canberran, know a fair bit about canberra schools, as well as suburbs in Tuggers and Weston Creek
Myk Dowling (Mostly images here and there; have good camera, willing to take requests.)
Somebody in the WWW
User:Spebi I know a fair bit about Chisholm :)
Sterry2607 Just starting out and focusing on wider Aussie stuff
Steven Kovax i live here, so why not. i will help as often as i can (Royal Canberra Show)
Tdmalone - Helping out mainly with photos - current project is Canberra suburb photos
wiki assassin yeh ill join the union.
Former participants [ edit ]
Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.
mickeylieu (working on Belconnen)
Ta bu shi da yu (happy to get involved, but very busy on the Sydney project!) Tundern Now a Curtin specialist but I've lived here since 1976 and can access CDHS resources
Participant identification [ edit ]
WikiProject Canberra participants should place one of the following lines of
Wikitext on their user page to add it to .
Category:WikiProject Canberra participants
For other Canberra user templates see
Category:Australian Capital Territory user templates
Here are some open tasks:
Coombs, Wright, Sulman, Beard
1996 Parliament House Riot, Canberra Festival, Canberra International Chamber Music Festival, FAME Music Festival
Colin Winchester, Bill Stefaniak, John Hargreaves, Andrew Whitecross, Jack Waterford, Jim Pead, Alan Fitzgerald, Harold Hird, Allan Hawke
Northbourne Avenue, Kings Avenue, City Walk, Parkes Way, Gungahlin Drive Extension
Residents Rally, National Capital Authority, Australian Institute of Sport
Lanyon Homestead, Tuggeranong Homestead for History of the Australian Capital Territory
Current wikiproject featured article workup Walter Burley Griffin
edit · discuss · view
The following Canberra-related topics can be turned into an encyclopaedic article called
List of Canberra topics.
The primary categories for organising articles about Canberra and the ACT are the subcategories of
Category:Canberra and Category:Australian Capital Territory.
Image requests [ edit ]
Canberra Stadium (external and internal) -
Dfrg.m s c 23:20, 2 October 2006 (UTC) 1 . 2 . 3 Narrabundah College Davidovic 00:42, 19 October 2007 (UTC)
Landmarks 65% finished
Of 20 articles, 20 exist, and 6 of them are detailed.
There are many more landmarks that should be on this list.
Education [ edit ]
Templates [ edit ]
Main tool page: toolserver.org
Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links. Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.
External watchlist [ edit ]
Wikipedia 10 - Canberra event [ edit ]
This is your invitation to the 10th anniversary event
Wikipedia 10, on Saturday 15 January 2011; please see Canberra event for details, and RSVPs and discussion here. Will I see you there? Cheers, - Peter Ellis - Talk 06:56, 31 December 2010 (UTC)