Transport Canberra and City Services is committed to providing quality open space for the recreational and social needs of the community.
The ACT Government is responsible for mowing approximately 4,655 hectares of irrigated and non-irrigated grass in urban open space, sportsgrounds and at the urban edge. There is a base mowing fleet of 73 mowing units which are supported throughout the mowing season by contract mowers as required.
View the Mowing Program Information Map.
Canberra mowing schedule summary
The ACT Government mows suburbs every four weeks (weather permitting) during the peak grass growing periods. Due to minimal grass growth mowing is being undertaken as required, with the following suburbs being mown during the week commencing Monday 18 September 2017.
Mitchell, Franklin and Harrison.
Hawker, Page, Scullin, Florey, Fraser, Flynn, Charnwood, Latham and Macgregor.
Acton, Braddon, Campbell, and Reid.
Barton, Kingston, Fyshwick and Narrabundah.
Woden Valley and Weston Creek
Holder, Duffy, Rivett, Chapman, Hughes, Garran and O’Malley.
Kambah (West of Drakeford Drive), Greenway, Oxley, Monash, Theodore, Calwell, Fadden and Condor.
Arterial roads are mowed every five weeks (weather permitting). The roadside mowing plan is to commence in all regions the week commencing Monday 25 September 2017.
For information about nature strips, including how to maintain your nature strip, please visit nature strips.