08 October 2009

What's in a name?

Access to ACTPLA's information about Canberra's suburb and street names and their history can be found online at the official web site: http://www.actpla.act.gov.au/.

It's simple to use:
  • Click on the Survey, place names, data & maps link from the navigation menu on the left, under the Tools and Resources heading
  • Scroll down and click on Place name search under the Place name heading
  • Simply enter the suburb or street name into the Keyword box, and click on Find.