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Whitlam - Register your interest now!

Construction has started on Canberra’s newest community, Whitlam.

Build your brand new home in Whitlam, one of Canberra’s most convenient locations. Just 5kms to the Belconnen Town Centre. Less than 10kms to Civic and just down the road from the growing community of Wright and Coombs.

Register your interest and keep up to date by completing the form below.

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Whitlam: Fast Facts

Where is Whitlam?

  • Named after former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, Whitlam is the first suburb in the Molonglo Valley to be located north of the Molonglo River.
  • It is surrounded on three sides by nature reserves including the Molonglo River Reserve to the south.
  • It is less than 10kms from the City Centre and around 5kms from the Belconnen Town Centre.

What will Whitlam be like?

  • When fully developed Whitlam will contain around 2,100 dwellings and be home to around 5,000 people.
  • The first stage of the new community proposes over 500 single residential blocks, several small-scale multi-unit blocks, ponds, roads and a variety of open spaces.

  • There will be a range of residential block sizes to encourage affordability and housing choice. This is in keeping with the ACT Government’s strategy of increasing access to affordable housing.
  • There are plans for a local government primary school and shopping precinct.
  • The Mingle community development program will also help future neighbours meet each other.

When will Whitlam be ready?

  • Early stages of construction are now underway, with work commencing on roads and supporting infrastructure.
  • The first release for Whitlam will be in 2020, with delivery of the first dwellings expected in 2021.