Newsletter – November 2018

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.

Design Vocabulary of Reid

The suburb of Reid is said to be the most intact 1920s suburb in Australia. This intactness is the primary reason for the heritage listing of Reid. To maintain the suburb’s integrity it is important to recognise the intrinsic design elements originally used – the ‘Design Vocabulary of Reid’.