Latest news

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

22 May 2021

A short heritage walk around Yarralumla

As part of the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival for 2021, YRA organised a short walk around Yarralumla to highlight the many heritage features found locally.

21 May 2021

Free bulky waste collection for Yarralumla

Available from 1 July. Bookings essential

15 May 2021

Do you have a green bin?

Autumn leaves are beautiful to look at but degrade our lake if they find their way from our gutters into storm water drains.

15 March 2021

E-scooter Survey

As the six-month review of e-scooters operating in Canberra approaches, Elizabeth Lee has published a survey to gather your thoughts on the scooters.

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.