NCA planning a better treescape for tomorrow

NCA is currently working on our tree management policy, a plan that will define how our urban treescape will look over the next 100 years and the pathway to make it happen. The Tree Management Policy (Draft) is now open for public consultation.

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Politics in the Pub: Federal Candidates Forum – 5 May

Meet and find out more about the candidates for the 2019 Federal elections, at the Inner South Canberra Community Council’s “Politics at the Pub” event. When: Sunday, 5 May 2019 from 4.00 – 6.00 pm. Where: ground floor, Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley Street, Griffith More information:

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IMPORTANT: NCCC AGM 18 October. The AGM will launch with a National Water Week focus, and we’ll hear from Sam Sachse, Chief Financial Officer of Icon Water, and John Feint, EPSDD Senior Policy Officer for Catchment Management and Water Policy.

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Winter Solstice 2017 Meeting a Big Success

Over 40 people turned out to celebrate the Winter Solstice at NCCC’s new venue, Downer Community Hall in Frencham Place. The evening started off festively with lanterns and candles to lead the way, big vats of spiced mulled wine (the Jamie Oliver recipe) and warm cinnamon rolls fresh out of the oven.

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Dickson Heritage Walk

On 6 and 7 May, over 90 heritage walks participants toured Dickson Library and the 1960s shopping centre with expert heritage architects and urban planners, exploring the significance of the architecture and layout

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Long-term Canberrans shaping our city

The Chief Minister’s Canberra Gold Awards recognise the unique contribution made by individuals and groups who have lived or operated in the ACT for fifty years or more.

Nominate a family member, colleague, friend or group who has helped to shape our city.

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Nominate for Canberra Citizen of the Year

Nominate a Canberran who inspires you for the Canberra Citizen of the Year Award.

This Award recognises and celebrates the community’s most outstanding contributors. It is open to a person or group in any field, including the arts, education, community work and business. Previous recipients include Narelle Hargreaves OAM, Sue Salthouse and Professor Chris Parish.

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Reid Open Houses & Gardens – 13 Nov 16

Once again, the National Trust (ACT) in collaboration with the Reid Residents’ Association (RRA) and the owners will open three privately-owned houses and gardens from the 1920s & 1930s in Reid’s Heritage precinct.

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Video and audio recordings of ‘Quiz your candidates forum 20 September

Video and audio recordings of the ‘Quiz your candidates’ forum on 20 September are now available online: * Video from a camera located near the centre of the hall: * Wide angle video from a camera located at the side of the hall: * High quality audio: id= 0B3rQNPoFzlTeUDJ1eTBIX1lDcTA (downloadable, 80 MB)

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