• Hackett Oval

  • Blue Gum Community School

  • 'Music in the Park' event at Bragg Street Park

  • Hackett Preschool

  • Hackett Shopping Centre

  • Mount Majura Nature Reserve

  • Community sausage sizzle

  • Local Federal Member with residents

SEE-Change Sustainable House Tour Saturday 9 November in Hackett

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The next Sustainable House Tour is happening on Saturday 9 November in Hackett between 2-4pm. The key feature of this house is the hempcrete walls which the owners did themselves. Hemp could be the most sustainable building material on the planet – it has a negative CO2 footprint as the curing process, which takes place for over 100 years, involves continued absorption of CO2 to petrify the material (therefore a net CO2 sink). For more information about this tour and … Read More

Annual General Meeting 20 October 2014

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The Annual General Meeting of the Hackett Community Association was held on 20 October 2014 at ACT Sports House, 100 Maitland Street, Hackett. The meeting elected the incoming committee for 2014 and awarded honorary life membership to Dorothy Mackenzie and Waltraud Pix for their dedicated support to the Association and Hackett community over many years. Waltraud’s husband Jochen Zeil accepted her certificate in her absence overseas. Guest speakers Ben Smith, Director Communications and Stakeholder Engagement, Capital Metro and Marion Halligan AM, a well-known … Read More

‘Run with the Wind’ event is happening on 26 October

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The ‘Run with the Wind’ event is happening on 26 October, where you get to run/walk along the road under the wind turbines near Tarago and then enjoy a community market day at the end of run/walk. It looks like a great way to see the turbines while enjoying a community gathering and getting fit at the same time!

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SEE-Change Sustainable House Tour Hackett on Sunday 19 October

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SEE-Change are running a Sustainable House Tours program. This program is designed for renovators, home owners and renters who want to tour an amazing array of everyday homes all built and created around the ideal of reducing their footprint on the earth. On these tours you can tap into local knowledge to learn how to successfully integrate renewable energy, recycling, food growing and other sustainable practices into your home and lifestyle. The cost of the tours will be $2 for … Read More

Music in the Park Bragg Street Park 3pm on Saturday 22 November 2014

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Music in the Park will commence at 3pm on Saturday 22 November 2014 in the Bragg Street Park. Local musicians will be playing from 3pm through until dark. Santa will be arriving around 5:30 pm. Everyone is welcome, so bring along your family and friends. Everything is BYO, including your dancing shoes! There will be the usual Christmas gold coin donation to a local charity. This is a wonderful opportunity for our community to get together with family and friends and … Read More

Hackett Primary School Facebook Group

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There is now a dedicated Facebook site on the old Hackett Primary School. It includes numerous photos of past staff and students. Please click on article heading to go to full article with link to Facebook page.

Annual General Meeting of the Hackett Community Association 20 October

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The Annual General Meeting of the Hackett Community Association will be held at 7.30 pm on 20 October 2014 at ACT Sports House, 100 Maitland Street, Hackett. This is the key meeting of the year for the Association and we encourage all residents to attend. At the meeting we will be calling for the nomination and appointment of Committee members for 2014-15 and the Chair will report on the association’s achievements for the year. Nominations for Committee membership must be submitted to the … Read More

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