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  • May 2020 Newsletter

    This month’s edition includes volunteering, brick bats and bouquets, AGM, tress, COVID-19 infrastructure, Neighbourhood Watch, St John’s, builders and roads, DV369 and more …

  • Newsletter 21 March 2020

    We are writing to you because of the difficult times that lie ahead. This is a small suburb and many of us have lived here for decades, know our immediate and even further-afield neighbours which, under these circumstances, should help ...

  • February 2020 Newsletter

    2019–20 bushfires, AGM 24 March with Guest speaker Jack Waterford AM, a Thank You to residents, 27 April Heritage Festival tour of Reid, Australian Garden History Society, Thirsty verges & trees, Renovators & their barren nature strips, St John’s Anglican ...

  • November 19 Newsletter

    This edition includes the 75th Anniversary, meeting with government officials, the heritage amendment bill, a Nation Trust survey, traffic count in Reid and more…

  • RRA Newsletter – August 2019

    Invitation to RRA 75th anniversary dinner on 19 September with guest speaker Dr David Headon; concerns with rebuilt Mr Fluffy houses erosion of Reid Housing Precinct heritage values; Neighbourhood Watch report; St John’s new roof & Community Fair, 19 October; ...

  • May 19 Newsletter

    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

  • Agenda – AGM 26 March 2019

    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

  • Updated – RRA Newsletter February 2019

    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; ...

  • 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, ...

  • Newsletter – September 2018

    This newsletter contains invitations to four upcoming events.

  • Newsletter August 18

    RRA submission to DA Inquiry, parking, Container deposit scheme, community news, Welcome pack, Pre-Federation history, Reid Oval.

  • Newsletter May 18
    Can Reid survive with the City next door? Duncan Marshall’s observations; Poppies & the 100th Anniversary of First World War; Heritage matters; Community news
  • Newsletter February 2018

    Duncan Marshall to address AGM; Representations to Government re lack of enforcement; Illegal parking; Heritage Entry for Amaroo St, Reid for City Railway Remnant

  • Newsletter October 2017

    RRA’s new logo; Reid onwards to 2050; Government’s duty of care: Fix my street!

  • Newsletter March 2017

    Message from Andrew Barr MLA, ACT Chief Minister; Walk around by Reid Caroline Le Couteur MLA; Reid Railway Park

  • Newsletter July 2016

    New urban park proposal; Inner North Community Facilities needs assessment; Existing vegetation & nature strips

  • Newsletter March 2016

    Floriade proposed for Glebe Park; ACT Heritage Strategy; Driveways – How’s yours? Noise; meeting with TAMS re Heritage asset management

  • Newsletter October 2015

    Glebe Park under threat; Reid Uniting Church & 10th Open House & Gardens.

  • Newsletter March 2015

    Alastair Coe MLA to address AGM, Congratulations Anne Buttsworth; Vale Heck McMillan

  • Newsletter September 2014

    Redevelopment Block 6 Section 3 Parkes (opp CIT on Constitution Ave); Reid Gardens & Heritage considerations; Preparing gardens for Summer

  • Newsletter March 2014

    Shane Rattenbury MLA to address AGM; & 10th Anniversary of RRA; Reid Uniting Church and Bus Shelter under repair; ABC Flats & Redevelopment in Reid & Braddon

  • Newsletter October 2013

    ABC Flats redevelopment 15 Storeys; Northbourne (Braddon) Oval Redevelopment

  • Newsletter March 2013

    New Allambee Street Lighting; Northbourne (Braddon) Oval Threatened; Free Heritage & Architectural advice; Garden Design help