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20 for students (school term weekdays only) $11 concession and $22 for adults. There has been increasing criticism of ACTION, as services have decreased in number and prices have increased. Some residents will tell you not to use ACTION services. During peak hours, ACTION buses, especially inter-town routes, can be extremely crowded. However, for those dependent on public transport there is no other option within Canberra. Note that the inter-town services are very frequent and reliable, especially during peak hour.
The majority of POTS and ADSL infrastructure belong to Telstra. GSM and 3G mobile telephony and data services infrastructure has also being established by Telstra along with Optus, Vodafone, Three and Netspeed. Parts of Central and Northern Canberra are services by Fibre-optic data connections established by TransACT. The ACT has the highest rate of computer use and internet connection in Australia. International relations Twin towns Sister cities Canberra is twinned with: Beijing, China Nara, Japan History of Canberra The History of Canberra details the development of the city of Canberra from the time before European settlement to Canberra's planning by the Chicago architect Walter Burley Griffin and subsequent development to the present day.
In most districts, discrete residential suburbs are bounded by access roads. ACTION, the government-operated bus service, provides public transport throughout the city. Deane's Transit Group provides bus services between Canberra and nearby areas of New South Wales through their Transborder Express (Murrumbateman and Yass) and Deane's Buslines (Queanbeyan) brands. Deane's Buslines also operates the Airliner service between Canberra City and the airport. 4% walking or cycling to work, a higher proportion than in any other Australian capital city.