About Ainslie Residents Association

We are a diverse group of people who are passionate about a range of issues including heritage, planning and development, community connection, social housing and the environment.  You can get involved in any or all of these issues as you see fit.
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We are an informal group of North Canberra residents (mainly in Ainslie) who are concerned about the preservation of the local area, Ainslie and surrounds. Does this describe you?
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Recent Ainslie Development Applications

Most Recent Development Applications The latest public Environment and Planning Directorate – Planning notifications can also be accessed from their site. The following is an extract of the public applications selected by NCCC that principally...
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Early History of Ainslie
Ainslie was named after James Ainslie who was the first overseer of Duntroon Station.  He was wounded at the battle of Waterloo in 1815 and...
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The Big Sell Off
Activity in Bill Pye Park over the last couple of weeks shows that the demolition of the community facility is imminent. So if you want to see this mid-century pre-school designed to nestle into Bill Pye Park for the last time you better hurry.
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Life in Ainslie – May 22
Like much of the Inner North, Ainslie is looking magnificent at the moment with its autumn colours. Taking the dog for a walk up Tyson...
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