In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Light rail network expansion

What's next for Light Rail?

Expansion to Woden

Our light rail network is now operating, with the Gungahlin to City route completed. The next step is to extend the light rail network through to Woden

Expanding on the existing light rail network will allow people to easily access major educational institutions, retail and entertainment precincts, major events and employment hubs through an integrated public transport network.

Key facts:

Project status:

Light Rail Network Expansion

Stage 2 map

Building light rail to Woden

With the business case for Stage 2A endorsed, work has commenced on extending light rail to Commonwealth Park.

This 1.7 km extension, due to commence operations in 2024, will see three new stops added to the network and will help move an extra 3,000 passengers daily within the first year of operations.

The project scope includes:

Still want more details? You can find out more about Stage 2 of light rail via the links below:

To learn more about the project to raise London Circuit, including to read its redacted business case, please visit the City Renewal Authority website.

Find out more and stay up to date with light rail progress: