Interestingly, these maps do not follow the traditional hub and spoke model favoured by transport planners, and show the rapid transit lines extending beyond town centres, out to the edge of the suburbs, where it would serve most of Canberra's residents.
A future Canberra as seen by 1971 NCDC planners
Belconnen as seen by 1971 NCDC planners, note the central rapid transit spine.
Tuggeranong as seen by NCDC planners in 1971. Also featuring a rapid transit route.
Woden and Weston Creek as 1971 NCC planners saw it. Oddly, no rapid transit route to Weston Creek.
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