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Book launch – 4 pm, Thursday 8 December

Book launch for Curtin turns 50 at 4 pm, Thursday 8 December. All are very welcome at the launch of the book Curtin turns 50: the story of a Canberra suburb 1964–2014. It is all about the history of your

Posted in Curtin HIstory

Meeting with the Planning Directorate

Meeting with the Planning Directorate of the ACT Government. Following an exchange of letters with the Minister, and with the Minister’s encouragement, two Committee members from the Curtin Residents Association met with the Project Manager for the Curtin Group Centre

Posted in CRA Committee, Current Issues, Curtin

Plant and cake stall

Plant and cake stall at the Curtin shops from 9 am to 12 noon, Saturday 26 November. The Curtin Shops Garden Group is raising funds for the restoration of the John Curtin Garden, which is the garden at the shops

Posted in Community Groups, Curtin

CRA Committee meetings

Curtin Residents Association Committee meetings. Following the Association’s incorporation earlier this year, the inaugural Committee met weekly to build the membership, engage with immediate concerns such as the 44 Curtin Place proposal, and set up various back-office arrangements. At its

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WVCC support for CRA

The Woden Valley Community Council (WVCC) has supported the Curtin Residents Association with an annual subsidy along with a start-up grant. The Treasurer, Monica Pflaum, accepted the WVCC’s offer and thanked the Council on behalf of the Curtin Residents Association

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Questions on planning for Curtin shops sent to ACT Election Candidates

The following email was sent to Candidates in the Electorate of Murrumbidgee about the Proposed Development of 44 Curtin Place (Curtin Shops) We are writing to you as a candidate for the seat of Murrumbidgee in the upcoming ACT election.

Posted in Current Issues, Curtin

CRA Meeting Invitation

Curtin Residents Association Round Table Meeting Invitation 2.30 pm to 4 pm Sunday, 28 August 2016 St James Hall, Uniting Church, 40 Gillies Street, Curtin Curtin Residents Association members are invited to a round table meeting on Sunday, 28 August. Any other

Posted in Community Groups, CRA Committee, Uncategorized

44 Curtin Place Proposal

The proposal to demolish and rebuild on 44 Curtin Place led to the developer organising three information sessions, a week apart, in June.  The sessions were well attended, particularly the third session as the word from the first two spread around the community.  

Posted in Current Issues, Curtin General


Welcome to the Home page for the Curtin Residents Association.  Recent CRA postings are below. To contact us email . If you are a CRA member you can add a posting to the site by sending an email or text to any

Posted in Current Issues, Curtin

Inaugural Committee Meetings

The CRA was incorporated on 27th June this year.  The inaugural CRA Committee first met on 12th July.  Members of the committee are listed under the “About the CRA” button in the header menu.   To date the Committee has had three meetings focussed

Posted in CRA Committee