Reid residents are up in arms over the proposed Mr Fluffy rebuild at 23 Dirrawan Gardens, within the Heritage-listed Reid Housing Precinct. Read all about it!
Please note these fascinating Trust Talks coming up in July and August:
- # Thursday 10 am 11 July ANU Classics Museum – Friends of the Museum will introduce you to this intriguing collection
- # Monday 6 pm 15 July Hotel Kurrajong – Robin Boyd In Canberra presented by Dr Dianne Firth
- # Monday 6 pm 29 July Hotel Kurrajong – DESIGN & PRODUCTION OF THE CRIMSON CARPET FOR GOVERNMENT HOUSE SYDNEY presented by Valerie Kirk
- # Monday 6 pm 5 August – MANAGING OUR TREES: GETTING IT RIGHT presented by Duncan MacLellan
For bookings and further information see www.nationaltrust.org.au/trust-talks/
AGM 2019, President’s 2018–19 report; shipping container in Reid Park; Heritage Festival’s Ramble around Reid’s open spaces; Reid in the media; Tree canopy loss; Neighbourhood Watch report; Pet welfare; St John’s slate roof; Welcome Packs
The National Trust ACT, in collaboration with St John’s Anglican Church, Reid, presents a concert of celebratory and contemplative music in this historic Canberra setting.
Click for the AGM Agenda. Guest speaker: Rachael Stephen-Smith MLA, Minister for Urban Renewal and resident of Reid Topic: Canberra’s urban design lans and heritage
AGM 6.30 26 March with guest speaker Rachel Stephen-Smith MLA; National Capital Plan Draft Amendment 91, COB; ACT Heritage Festival Ramble around Reid’s open spaces; Neighbourhood Day 31 March; ACT Neighbourhood Watch; Reid Oval; Trees e-petition; Reid’s Mr Fluffy Blocks; St John’s news; Vale Dr (Hon) Rhodanthe Lipsett OAM RN RM
Monday 18 March 6 pm Hotel Kurrajong
RRA Committee urges you sign the e-Petition to the Legislative Assembly requesting action to redress the continuing loss of trees in our Garden City.
Closing date: 15 March 2019
This Amendment has many implications for not only Northbourne Avenue but for the adjacent areas including Reid.
Submissions close COB 4 March 2019
Reid’s 90th Birthday!, representations to government re the unsightly mix of a shipping container & graffiti on Reid Oval, September’s public seminar notes on ‘Impact of planning decsions on Canberra’s heritage values & urban form’, home security over Christmas holidays, ‘Not a drop wasted’ talk by Phillip Johnson, landscape designer, St John’s news, RTC & RRA Christmas party 16 December.