Due to the rain today’s working bee at Fetherston Gardens is cancelled. We meet instead on Sunday, 7 Nov 10 from 10.00am to 1.00pm. Enjoy your Sunday, hope to see you next week. Continue reading
We are interested in what the community wants and would value your input and contributions to the master plan for the Gardens. Continue reading
The Weston Creek Community Council and the Friends of the CIT Gardens Group have proposed to the ACT Place Names Committee a suitable name for the former CIT Gardens community facility. A proposed name for the gardens should be distinctive and… Continue reading
It looks all very quiet at the moment, but the working group has been working on funding with the ACT Government and the new name for the old CIT gardens.
The gardens will most likely be called “Fetherston Gardens” in honor of Tony Fetherston though… Continue reading
The First Official Meeting of the Community Council Working Group on the CIT Park and Gardens is on Thursday, 22 April 2010 at 7.30pm in the Hawkes room at the Weston Club.
Stephen Alegria from Conservation and Lands, Territory and Muncipal Services… Continue reading
The community working group to oversee the transformation of the current gardens at the former CIT School of Horticulture into Weston Creek’s premier park is starting to take shape. Kerstin Linton, one of the residents who fought for the retention of… Continue reading
The Community “Walk in the Park” held on Sunday 21 March 2010 in the CIT Gardens Park, was a great success. Over 50 people attended and spent over an hour becoming acquainted [and in some cases re-acquainted] with the mature trees and open spaces in… Continue reading
A walk through of the Weston Creek Community Park is being organised for mid-day Sunday 21 March to enable Weston Creek residents to view and appreciate the park. Residents may recall the recent government agreement to the Council’s representations to… Continue reading
The most significant open space area in Weston Creek, the CIT gardens, will be maintained despite the probable transformation of the campus to a school.
Consultation over the future of the site has been ongoing since since the decision was made to… Continue reading
At the monthly meeting (4 Nov 09) discussion occurred about the formal classification of the area located at the current CIT Heysen Street Weston site that contains the area being discussed as a community park/arboretum. Purdon Associates and Mr Ross… Continue reading