Hackett Community Website
This website has been established to provide a single portal into the Hackett Community which consists of its residents, organisations and businesses.
Any feedback on this website may be sent to the website administrator using the 'Contact Us' form on this website. We particularly welcome any suggestions that will help us to increase the impact and benefits of the website.
Click on box above for further details on events.
The annual Party at the Shops event will be held on 21 October. See Post at bottom of page for further information.
Folk Dance Canberra invites children, mums, dads, carers, grandparents to a family dance during ACT Children’s Week to celebrate our unique and diverse cultures on 28 October. See Post at bottom of page for further information.
Hackett Community Association website
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Wilbur's Café and Bar
Flawless Boutique Skin Clinic
North Canberra Osteopathy
Hackett IGA Plus Liquor
Orchid & Vine Florist
Monkey Wrench Cycle Repairs
Tarquine Hair Salon
Counselling Solutions ACT
Siam Twist Café & Restaurant
Canberra Magic Kitchen Organic Food and Vegetables
Hackett Neighbourhood Watch
Folk Dance Canberra
Hackett Community Association
Old Hackett Primary School Facebook Group
Friends of Mount Majura
St Margaret's Uniting Church
Holy Cross Anglian Church
Blue Gum Community School
The annual Party at the Shops event will be held at the Hackett Shopping Centre from 10 am to 3 pm on 21 October. There will be face painting, jumping castle, sausage sizzle and variety of foods, a variety of Music and Entertainment, and an excellent Raffle with all prizes donated by local businesses (please shop local…
The October Neighbourhood Watch Hackett Newsletter included an article about James Walker who suddenly passed away on Sunday 17 September 2017. James was affectionately known as the “Mayor of Hackett” and was a regular visitor to the Hackett shops and in particular, at Siam Twist where he enjoyed his morning cup of tea made with…
Folk Dance Canberra invites children, mums, dads, carers, grandparents to a family dance during ACT Children’s Week to celebrate our unique and diverse cultures. Everyone is welcome to come and learn dances from around the world taught by a qualified teacher. Absolutely fun for all! An afternoon tea will be included and your contribution is…
Get ready for the Hackett Preschool Annual Garage Sale! Mark your calendars for 4 November 10-2pm As with previous years the preschool is looking to the Hackett community for support. They are welcoming donations of kids clothes, toys, books and bric-a-brac. They are unable to accept big items, electronic goods, adult clothes or items in…
Sadly, James Walker, a long-time resident of Hackett unexpectedly passed away last weekend. James was an iconic resident of Hackett, not so much for the length of time that he lived here, being 37 years, but more so for his active support and promotion of Hackett. He never tired of telling anyone willing to listen…
The annual Party at the Shops event will be held at the Hackett Shopping Centre from 10 am to 3 pm on 21 October. There will be great music, entertainment for children, food and lots more activities. Further details will be provided on the website as we confirm activities. The setting up and running of this event…
Local organisation Folk Dance Canberra is sponsoring dynamic, vibrant and colourful dancing from the Balkans including, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Serbia, Greece and Romania with live music by ‘Balkanski Bus’ a multi-ethnic band from Sydney. Plus lively dance performances by ‘Dusha Balkana’ from The Australian Academy of Balkan Dance & Culture; and dancing for everyone led by…
Participants at the 29 October 2016 ‘Party at the Shops’ were asked by the Hackett Community Association to complete a two-page survey eliciting their views on various aspects of Hackett. 77 respondents completed the survey. When asked what they valued in the suburb, respondents gave the largest number of votes to the shops followed closely…
There was a great turn up for the Community Contact Day on Saturday 29 April 2017 at the Hackett shops, hosted by the Hackett Community Association. A bit chilly to begin with, but the sun eventually came out in all its glory! We were delighted to have the following groups present: • very colourful and…
How well do you know Hackett? Here are 12 questions to test your knowledge 1. What is the name of the nature reserve to the east of Hackett? 2. Hackett is named after the following: a. Grant Hackett the swimmer b. John Hackett – legislator, pioneer of Federation, educationalist and philanthropist of Western…