Difficult Times

The RRA Committee wishes all Reid residents a happy new year. The last few years, obviously marred with multifarious crises including bushfires and COVID-19, have, for many of us, been very difficult. We hope that 2022 is a good year for everyone; however, if you are having concerns and wouldRead article …

Lock your vehicles and your house

ACT Policing is urging Canberrans to secure their vehicles and homes following continuing easy vehicle thefts. Officer in Charge of Woden Station, Detective Inspector Shane Scott has reminded residents to make sure their cars and homes are locked. ‘In October, we saw at least 27 vehicles where the owner’s keyRead article …

4th Mr Fluffy house in Reid

Please see Susan McDonald’s article about this very unfortunate discovery on ABC’s News Canberra family unknowingly buys Mr Fluffy house, sparking fears of further undiscovered asbestos-filled homes Interesting to note the recommendations by the Asbestos Task Force and Mr Papas whose house must now be demolished.

Newsletter November 2021

ARCHITECT’S FAMILY HOME SOLD AFTER 90 YEARS The house at 19 Currong Street South has recently been sold – a home that had been retained by the same family for more than 90 years. This Type ‘L’ house, built around 1935, was architecturally modified from a standard government house byRead article …

Petition e-petition 39-21 – to increase safety by extending Reid Oval fencing along Limestone Ave

At present, while the fence along Reid Oval parallel to Limestone Ave is continuous to the corner of Euree Street, the actual chain-link fencing stops halfway. This long gap in the chain link fencing provides a considerable risk of harm particularly to children and dogs who, even when parents andRead article …

RRA Newsletter September 2021

Another Reid Mr Fluffy house; Community Floriade at Reid Tennis Courts; a Reid Oliphant house sale; tree replacement; Are you killing our trees?; pebble signposts now ‘orphans’; clearing overhanging vegetation; Neighbourhood Watch; warning about burglaries & mail; AWM submissions; organ recital at St John’s; let us know about community activities.

Do You Need Help?

Please let us know through the info@reid.northcanberra.org.au if you or any of your neighbours would like a helping hand. We have a willing band of volunteers who are ready to help if they can.


Please note that ‘Entire Reid CIT campus’ is now listed as an exposure site on 11-12 August. See ACT Government website for actual times and please we urge you, if you were there in those dates/times, to follow the COVID-19 requirements for testing.