Latest news

We notify our members of updates through a regular e-newsletter. We also plan to publish regular updates on this website.

03 March 2021

Proposed listing of Lake Burley Griffin on the Commonwealth Heritage List

Read the submission lodged by YRA in support of the proposal to list Lake Burley Griffin and adjacent lands.

03 March 2021

DOMA Brickworks Community Information Meeting

A public meeting to discuss the project, originally scheduled for January, will now be held at 6pm on Tuesday 30 March 2021

02 March 2021

Red bow in the snow

Just as we've packed our red bows away until next Christmas, we received this delightful email about one of our red bows finding its way to the USA.

28 February 2021

Weston Park Road Naming Survey

Weston park has five un-named minor roads making it difficult to describe the location to emergency services in the event of an accident, medical emergency or fire, ACT Place names would like your views on their proposed names.

27 February 2021

YRA Tree Group

The YRA Tree Group meets on Tuesday mornings at 9am. On 9 March meet at Novar St and Alexandrina Dr.

11 December 2020

Red Bows for Yarralumla's street trees - last orders

Yarralumla started a new festive season tradition last year - dressing our street trees with red bows. Read more for details of how to place an order and to see instructions on how to DIY red bows for your street trees.

03 December 2020

Red bows on Dunrossil Drive

The Governor-General has joined in the Yarralumla festive spirit and adorned the 1918 Heritage listed Elm trees on either side of Dunrossil Drive – from the entrance to the Cotter Road.

03 December 2020

Yarralumla Shops

Yarralumla Shops After the success of Floriade:Reimagined at the Yarralumla Shops, YRA now has approval to continue to maintain a flower bed at the shops.

30 November 2020

Derelict site - 39 Bentham and 33 Hutchins

The blocks 39 Bentham and 33 Hutchins Street opposite Yarralumla Shops were part of early 1920's Canberra Brickworks Housing Precinct but are now a derelict site.

18 October 2020

Tree maintenance group meeting times

The Yarralumla volunteer tree maintenance group will meet every Tuesday at 9.00am until the middle of December to work on the ridge from Denman Street near the Uniting Church.