Chief Minister Gallagher has the happy news that the Civic Merry-Go-Round is being given to “Canberra community group LEAD (Live, Experience, Access, Develop), a specialist not-for-profit organisation supporting people with disabilities”
“It is a fantastic outcome that LEAD has been awarded the trial contract to run the Civic Merry-Go-Round. LEAD, who has been working in Canberra for over 21 years,” the Chief Minister said.
“LEAD gives opportunities to Canberrans with a disability to work in a commercial venture, learning new skills and contributing to the community.
“The Civic Merry-Go-Round will provide 10 full-time, part-time and casual positions with additional seasonal work available.
“This venture will give people with a disability the opportunity to be part of the community and contribute to the legacy of the Merry-Go-Round, the iconic heart of our city centre,” the Chief Minister said.