Proposal to relocate the telecommunications facility at Royal Canberra Golf Club

22 March 2023

In order to allow the proposed development of the CSIRO/Forestry School site on Banks St, the owner of the CSIRO site wants to relocate the existing mobile telephone tower. The proposed site is at the top of Bentham St at the highest point in Yarralumla which is 11m higher than the existing site.  The new tower will also be 5m taller than the existing tower.

Indara Digital Infrastructure (previously known as Axiom) is the owner of the telecom facility. Indara sent the following document to residents in the area.  It sets out the details of their proposal.

Comments on the proposal

The National Capital Authority is seeking comments on the proposal.  Comments can be sent to

The closing date is cob Tuesday 28 March 2023. 


Telecom tower location